Pickup GMC Hummer EV will receive the game engine Unreal Engine

Pickup GMC Hummer EV will receive the game engine Unreal Engine

October 8, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The electric SUV Hummer EV will receive an advanced multimedia system based on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine.

Two electric cars – a pickup truck GMC Hummer EV and GMC Hummer EV SUV, will be equipped with a modern infotainment system, which will be created on the basis of the game “engine” Unreal Engine from the creator of the famous video games Unreal Tournament and Fortnite Epic Games. Feature of the new multimedia in high detail, as well as realism and interactivity.

It should be noted that the American concern GM will be the first brand to install the new system in cars. It is noted that the development of auto-direction for Epic Games will take place in cooperation with partners such as BlackBerry with the QNX platform, Mapbox, Siili Auto, Vectorform and Qualcomm Technologies.

Let’s clarify that the Unreal Engine has already been used by some automakers, but not in production cars, but in advanced online configurators. However, the new technology has stepped forward, “revitalizing” the multimedia complex.

According to GM Creative Director of User Interface Design Scott Martin, using the Unreal Engine in the GMC Hummer EV will achieve better graphics. The presentation of the GMC Hummer EV with a new infotainment system will be officially presented on October 20.