Super Street Network

 |   |   |  Nissan's DeltaWing Video Takes Off at Le Mans - Web Exclusive

Nissan's DeltaWing Video Takes Off at Le Mans - Web Exclusive

Nissan teams up with Vyclone to provide crowd-sourced video of the DeltaWing’s first-ever lap at the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Alex Bernstein
Jun 21, 2012
SHARE
Epcp 1206 01+nissan deltawing at le mans+cover Photo 1/1   |   Nissan's DeltaWing Video Takes Off at Le Mans - Web Exclusive

Nissan has put a huge emphasis on innovation and progression, from their road cars to the racetrack. With the first lap of DeltaWing being a groundbreaking moment for the Nissan team, they teamed up with a new startup, Vyclone, who released an iPhone app that stitches videos together from different users.

With the first ever lap of the DeltaWing taking place at the Le Mans 24 Hour race on the 8.5 mile La Sarthe Circuit in France, Vyclone’s new app enabled 16 crowd-sourced videos to be automatically stitched from different track locations to create seamless coverage of the DeltaWing. Sure, it’s no hi-def GoPro video, but as far as event coverage goes, Vyclone’s software is undeniably innovative, and with a unique beast like the DeltaWing, such collaboration is more than appropriate. Crowd-sourced video should be raw and authentic, and Nissan’s result is prime example.

David Parkinson, General Manager of Social & Digital Engagement, Nissan in Europe, said: "Nissan put a huge amount behind its Le Mans campaign this year, more so than ever before. Nissan's Le Mans was all about innovation, new technology and bringing to life the excitement and passion of the race for the fans.”

The video can be seen here:

SHARE ARTICLE
By Alex Bernstein
151 Articles

RELATED ARTICLES

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE FEATURES

Beautiful bug-eyed '02 Subie from the bay
Aaron BonkMar 25, 2015
The "most aggressive road-going iteration" of the new Miata is coming
Alex NishimotoMar 25, 2015
V-8 engine packs 562 hp.
Conner GoldenMar 25, 2015
Entering the 2015 season with more power and less drag.
Erick AyapanaMar 24, 2015
Special model isn't coming to the U.S., but we can still drool over it.
Karla SanchezMar 19, 2015

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
TO TOP