The historic city of Prague has many sights to take in, for example the Prague Castle, the picturesque Charles Bridge or the Astronomical Clock. During the Iron Curtain era, it was one of the most visited cities of Europe. Although reliant on a tram and metro system, one of the best modes for transport is the taxi. Based on this observation was a recent event called the Prague Taxi Design and two really outstanding entries are listed after the jump….
H2P Vehicle Concept by Xin ZheChen is a study of an amphibious vehicle designed for the Shanghai of the future. Among the features are the special wheels, which integrate a pressure-adjustable air cushion system, a water propulsion system and a lighting unit.
Sangwoo Lee’s VW Optism concept finds inspiration from optical art, a style that makes visual kinetics through optical illusion. Depending on the viewers perspective, the surface changes character making the facade an interactive sculpture of sorts. The directional lines can be found everywhere from the wheels to the seats as it continues the flow of movement to the interior.
RThropod Car Concept by Lucas Lopez is a futuristic vehicle created for a dystopian vision of Latin America in 2046. The vehicle is genetically linked with its owner in a unique symbiosis and is capable of automatically correcting irresponsible driving. The concept uses bio-mechanical and bio-chemical technologies, and can change its color depending on the owner’s mood.
Jeweline Vehicle Concept by Thierry Dumaine, Thierry Dumaine is a 52 years old art teacher, Jeweline combines a stylish look with an automatic driving system and focuses on the concepts of luxury and privacy. The body has a diamond-like look, so that all the vehicles moving through the Paris of 2046 will look like precious stones of a necklace. Modern and futuristic vehicle on the “Next Paris”!