Mission to the moon project

Part time scientists in Germany hope at the end of this year a new robot car onto the moon. It is heavily funded by industry like car and other industry partners. The project participates at the Google lunar X prize contest. There are 20 million dollars set out for the first team to land a space craft onto the moon, travel 500 meters and transmit high def video and images back to the moon. Here is a nice video of the German team:
Nice is also the support even from newspapers close to tabloids cheering up the team: Bild