We thought the forum members of mp3car made the first car computer in the late 90s. Wrong. Done by the ghostbuster guys first in 1984. See our video for 20 seconds of ghost busting fun. Who made the first car computer?
Old Systems retired due to new car
New system at design/prototype stage on BeagleBoard.
maximum pc first piqued my interest. they had this thing about a rackmount box playing mp3's via linux or command line
"To start press any key" Where's the "any" key?
WRONG - 1981.
Cannonball Run! The Japanese team that crashes their car while watching adult entertainment on their in car computer!
Now I do not know if the carputer actually functioned, but it was in the movie nonetheless.
What do I win?
Looking at both of these together, they look like they were superimposed, but hey - they had the concept there for what we do now.
Good find. thanks for the screen shots.