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Dynostar Show element
Shell Fuelsave stand at AUTORAI in Amsterdam
Dynostar assisted with this live entertainment act for Shell by providing two MRC1000 dynamometer, modifying two Alfa Romeo Spyders and writing a special software game.
Both MRC1000 were adapted to generate driving resistance related to the vehicle speed by applying load using the eddy-current brake. We added a special fuel system on both Spyders and made 1 liter of Shell Regular fuel visible in a transparant colom. The software asked the driver to follow a serie of commands that simulated a road trip. You had to obey road signs and traffic lights. Accelarate and stop, pull up and coast in various speeds. The MRC1000 provided driving resistance to generate an acceptable fuel consumption. The trick was to be as fuel efficient as possible and drive the longest distance. It was 'The Boys against the Girls...'