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Grove Zero Bit Kit micro:car

49 In stock

This kit includes a micro:bit and other important Grove Zero modules to let you make a compact and cool car robot in a few seconds.

This kit includes a micro:bit car shield and other important Grove Zero modules to let you make a compact and cool car robot in a few seconds. Only using a magentic snap together contacts, the micro:bit can be turned into a control board for Grove Zero modules, that is to say, without soldering or wires to tangle up, you can connect a servo or a sensor to the micro:bit through a simple magnetic snap!

The micro:bit car shield also incorporates a buzzer, 4 addressable RGB LEDs and a rechargeable lithium battery (190 mAh). You can use a 5V micro USB cable to charge the lithium battery.

If you don't have a micro:bit, click here to buy one.

Read further for more details about the product as well as the Additional Resources tab just below the scrollable images, and if you still can’t find the information you need, contact us via our social media which can be found at the bottom of the page.

Key Features





graphical programming G0

Versatile Magnetic



   Snap & Play     

Lego Comptaible

Color-coded by





  • Education Focus

This product helps kids understand the basics of open-source electronics and develop skills in programming. Kids' creative thinking and hands-on skills are nurtured in their electronics learning. Not only can kids build knowledge of the modules and graphical programming, but also they can learn how to create their own DIY projects.  



Product Details

-- Easy "snap-together" connection
-- Compact body
-- Buzzer and RGB LEDs
-- Printable Map

Microsoft MakeCode Compatible - A Powerful Programming Platform

MakeCode is a widely-used graphical programming software which allows you to program the micro:bit. You can easily use it through a web browser.


Educational Course Materials

We provide free BitCar-related courses for schools and families. You can get started with BitCar no matter whether you are at class or home.

  • This kit is suitable for: 

Maker teachers / DIY hobbyists / high school students / micro:bit users/ homeschooling educators 

  • Project Examples: 

BITKIT project 1

G0BITKIT project 2

G0BITKIT project 3

 Color Recognizer

   Rainbow Singer  

 Remote Control car

  • What's in the Box

grovezero bitkit partlist

What's in the Box 


color line follower


micro:bit Car Shield

micro USB cable (50 cm)

User Guide

3x map

Marker pens (black, red, blue, green)


Technical Specifications:

Technical Specifications

Power Supply :micro USB cable
Working Voltage: 5V
Working Current: 1.5A (Max)

 Other Details:

Other Details

Package Dimensions: 180 (L) * 120 (W) * 45 (H) (mm)
Weight 320 (g)
Age for Use: 8+

Grove Zero Introduction

Grove Zero is a product series of programmable electronic building blocks that combine easy magnetic connections with graphical programming software to implement functional designs. Grove Zero is a great tool both for developing a child’s creativity and for teaching STEM concepts.



-- multidirectional magnetic connections

-- great variety of blocks to choose from

-- color coded by function

-- plug and play

-- graphical programming

-- LEGO compatible

grove zero series

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Programming Platform


MakeCode: https://makecode.microbit.org/

MakeCode for beginnershttps://microbit.org/get-started/first-steps/set-up/


Microsoft MakeCode brings computer science to life for all students with fun projects, immediate code simulation results, and both block and text editors for learners at different levels. MakeCode aims at inspiring people to explore computer science and creative coding. Leaners can immediately start programming when logging in it and find the real-world applications of computer science.

Recommended Ages: All ages

Features: easy-to-use and user-friendly; supports programming on a wide range of hardware and has various tutorials and projects for users; supports translation between block-based code and a text based code


Related Course Material


Make 2 Learn: https://make2learn.tinkergen.com

TinkerGen has created an online learning platform called Make2Learn which contains our own course materials for a wide range of STEAM educators and programming hobbyists. You can view online or download the included videos, lesson plans and source code once you activate a course


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