Aims of the Project
This project aims to envisage new functional and experiential value made possible by the commercial development of electric vehicle platforms.
- To develop high quality interior design concepts for future electric vehicles.
- To demonstrate how printable electronic technology can provide added value concepts in vehicle design.
- To explore the integration of hi-tech on-board info-entertainment equipment such as: screens, Internet enabled computer, mobile phones, cameras, etc.
- To provide a high level of security through the on-board Internet connection.
- To envisage additional user benefits made possible by battery technology.
- To pilot collaborative arrangements prior to the commencement of a substantial LCV project
- To provide a conceptual focus for an ongoing collaborative project involving technology companies and suppliers to the automotive industry.