The project to create Open-Source Car

Markus Merz, who works in the company BMW, along with other engineers, enthusiasts, as a hobby in 1999 founded the project Oscar (Open Source Car). Purpose Oscar - the creation of car design and technical stuffing which is developed in accordance with the principles adopted in the community of open source software. We take part in the development of the project can anyone.

19 December 2006 | bmw, create, design, engineer, oscar, project, software

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