Italian students have brought to Geneva “origami car” Shiwa

October 19, 2016 at 22:36

Students IDE Turin School of Design presented at the Geneva Motor Show an electric concept car, prepared jointly with the car edition Quattroroute. The design of the prototype, dubbed Shiwa, inspired by the art of origami.
In the creation of the machine took eleven students, which this year will have the protection of the diploma, and the concept of Shiwa became their final work. Lightweight metals and composite materials used in the design of the car.

Shiwa picture

Shiwa pics

The prototype was equipped with LED headlights and external OLED-LEDs, which indicate the battery level. Technical data of the power plant is not specified, we only know that the car is equipped with four-wheel drive.

Shiwa pics

Shiwa picture

Interior pictures are not presented, but the company said that in the interior there are four seats that can be turned against the movement. The car is equipped with an autonomous control system and is able to “adjust” the mood and desires of the driver.
Over the past two years there was presented several concepts such as IDE Shiwa. For example, an unmanned prototype unfolding against the motion chairs issued the Mercedes and meets on the driver’s emotions machine developed Sino-Israeli Company Qoros.

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