Some days at Solarbotics we like to look at the world upside down. We get on our hands and knees and try to do a headstand and pretend to walk on the ceiling. The sumoshield was created on one of these days.
Throw this bundle together to have one of the first Arduino-compatible Mini-Sumo kits out there. Get your trusty soldering iron out, build the Sumovore and Sumoshield Kits, then toss the Arduino on-top, program it with the supplied code, and watch the Sumo/Line-following madness ensue.
Pololu is known for some killer motor driver technology. They're bringing their mojo to the Arduino! Dual robust VNH5019 motor drivers take 5.5 to 24 V and punch out a continuous 12 A (30 A peak) per motor, or a continuous 24 A (60 A peak) to a single motor connected to both channels.
This shield makes it easy to control two brushed DC motors with your Arduino or Arduino-compatible board. It's a Dual MC33926 motor driver which operate from 5 to 28 V and can deliver a continuous 3A per motor. The board also features breakout headers for pin-remapping and standard 0.1" spacing.