Feb 21 2008
A concept car is a car prototype introducing new ideas that is made to showcase a new vehicle’s styling, technology, and overall design before production. They are often shown at motor shows to gauge customer reaction to new and radical designs which may or may not have a chance of being produced.The purpose of this project is for teams of students to imagine and design a vehicle of the future. It has been my experience that many students read or hear the word ‘vehicle’ and automatically visualize a car. My original intent was specifically for students NOT to design a car because I wanted them imagine what the future of travel might be like. However, given the range of ages for high school students, designing a regular automobile can be quite challenging.