Indianapolis, March 27, 2000: Pi Sigma Laguna system was the system of champions at the Marlboro Grand Prix of Miami presented by Toyota. Six out of the top ten finishers used the latest in Pi's data acquisition for the opening race of the season.
Indianapolis, March 27, 2000: Pi Sigma Laguna system was the system of champions at the Marlboro Grand Prix of Miami presented by Toyota. Six out of the top ten finishers used the latest in Pi's data acquisition for the opening race of the season. Those using the Sigma Laguna system with integrated steering wheel dash include: Team Rahal, Della Penna, Team Penske, Mo Nunn Racing, Newman/Haas Racing, Patrick Racing, PPI Motorsports and Team Green. Papis, Moreno and Tracy who completed the race as first, second and third, respectively used systems in Homestead.
Pi Sigma Laguna (Hardware) and Pi World (Software) are considered by many to be a technological revolution in data acquisition, analysis, management and interpretation. The systems are customizable and expandable per the team's various specification (each team has proprietary setups). Pi Sigma performance characteristics include burst logging, expandable to more than 1000 channels, 1000Hz sampling rate at 16 bit resolution, on board-maths, faster download rate and various control applications. Pi World software allows the teams to link together various software tools including the Pi V6 analysis software, Pi Sim lap simulation software and Pi Setup database application.
Pi currently has a strong presence in this market with our Sigma product this season. Fourteen cars are currently running the Sigma system. Additionally, the remaining field runs the Pi 5Star system, which has won more victories than any other data acquisition product on the market.
Pi Research is a manufacturer of data acquisition hardware and software designed to be the only system needed by professional race teams to effectively manage their performance. Pi Research develops, markets and supports fully integrated data acquisition systems for motorsports. Pi is the primary supplier of data acquisition and performance electronics at all levels of racing including CART, IRL and Winston Cup. Additionally, Pi is the electronics provider of the Formula One Jaguar team.