NOTICE: Please stop the VW-player on the bottom left corner and set the 'Displayed Vehicle Speed' to '0' to navigate through the menu. The DUDE doesn't want you to cause accidents while driving ;)
To run this app simply click the green button.
For useful information please click the yellow button.
If your car just left the repair shop please click the red button.
The DUDE is an adorable, little helper, that informs you about all the important information that you need to improve your driving-skills and to take care of you, your car and the environment. He won't bombard you with menus or statistics and he won't distract you from driving. It's simply his look, his mood and the color of the background that will give you all the information you need and it's all about the way you drive to keep him satisfied. There are five different types of mood or look just as there are five ways to make him feel better:
go to the repair shop (reset the repair-timer)
wash the car (activate the 'Automatic Wipers')
Take a break from driving*
drive slower than 130km/h (set 'Displayed Vehicle Speed' to max. '130')
keep the average fuel consumption under 11** (set the 'Fuel Consumption' to a high negative number)
*To demonstrate this feature the DUDE automatically gets tired after 30 seconds. Logically you cannot change this mood instead of taking a real break from driving (reloading the app/url).
**This app constantly calculates the average fuel consumption of the whole journey, so you have to set the 'Fuel Consumption' to very high or very low (negative) numbers to change this mood of the DUDE.
'Displayed Vehicle Speed'
Thank you for reading this and keep in mind: this is only a demo ;)
A possibly full version could feature a lot more moods, symbols and features.
PS: And thank you for taking care of the DUDE ;D
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