Using a video camera in your race car seems like an easy thing to do…. grab your favorite low dollar HD camera, get a mount, and press record. If only it were so simple. For use in a race car, your first priority is to make everything automated!

  • It must turn on by itself.
  • It must start recording by itself.
  • It must not over heat.
  • It must not accidentally turn off.
  • It must not run out of memory or battery.
  • It must stop recording on its own.
  • It must finish writing the video file properly.
  • It must turn off by itself.

Motorsport environments are very demanding and most consumer grade video recorders are not designed for motorsports.