Automated Driving

1. Launching RoadRunner

RoadRunner is an interactive editor that lets you design 3D scenes for simulating and testing automated driving systems. This module describes how to launch RoadRunner, create a new project and scene, and identify the different panes in the RoadRunner interface.

Video length is 3:45


  • Launch RoadRunner and create new projects and scenes.
  • Load prebuilt scenes.
  • Identify the toolstrip and other panes in the RoadRunner interface.


  • Create a new project and open a prebuilt scene in RoadRunner.
  • Inspect the Attributes of various scene elements.
  • View the assets in the RoadRunner Asset Library and find where guardrails or fences are located.

Tip: Guardrails and fences are types of extrusions.


Learn how to design 3D road scenes for testing automated driving systems through the interactive course, Designing 3D Scenes with RoadRunner.