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Python Object-Oriented Python Instant Objects Master Class

I'm really confused of why isn't my code working

racecar.py
class RaceCar:

    laps = 0

    def __init__(self,color,fuel_remaining,**kwargs):
        self.color = color
        self.fuel_remaining = fuel_remaining
        for k,v in kwargs.items():
            setattr(self,k,v)

    def run_lap(self,length):
        self.fuel_remaining = self.fuel_remaining - (length * 0.125)
        laps+=1

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
216,083 Points

When referencing class variables, you need to prefix the name with "self.".

You did this correctly with "fuel_remaining", but you need to treat "laps" the same way.

Thanks Steve, it drove me crazy to figure it out without a proper exception name or error to describe the issue