Freescale to Reward Innovation at EcoCAR 2012 Competition

Freescale Semiconductor is pleased to announce the Freescale Innovation Award. This optional sponsored award allows EcoCAR 2 teams the opportunity to showcase their Freescale Center Stack activities to technical experts from Freescale, QNX and General Motors at the EcoCAR 2 2012 Competition in Los Angeles for a chance to win trophies and cash prizes.

Teams interested in competing for the Freescale Innovation Award must give a presentation on their current development status as well as future plans to implement the Center Stack into the vehicle, based on Freescale i.MX hardware and QNX software. Judges will be particularly interested in the level of innovation teams demonstrate when discussing their user interface concept for the reconfigurable Center Stack.

Winning teams will receive trophies and a check for $750, $500 and $250 for First, Second and Third Place respectively.

Teams interested in participating should notify Brian Benoy at by May 3, 2012.