Chevrolet have revealed a new concept car at this year’s Shanghai Auto Show called the ‘FNR’.
Self-driving cars have become a lot more interesting all of a sudden. Chevrolet (from General motors’) have taken the wraps off their self-driving electric FNR concept car that was designed in Shanghai by the company’s Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center (PATAC). It looks like something you’d see in a science fiction movie!
The car represents a glass capsule, with crystal laser headlights and taillights, dual-swing “dragonfly” doors and magnetic hubless wheel electric motors. The car uses self-driving electric mobility and its wheels have magnetic hubless electric motors embedded inside. It also features a wireless charging system.
“The aim was to create a unique and intelligent vehicle for tomorrow’s younger consumers by utilizing innovative car networking technology” says Chevrolet.
[/full_width] [one_half][/one_half] [one_half_last][/one_half_last]Inside an entirely virtual dashboard sits beneath the almost-horizontal windshield. The car cannot start without recognising your eye’s iris. You can also take advantage of the car’s various sensors and roof-mounted radar which maps the surrounding environment and helps determine the best route to your destination. The seats can swivel 180 degrees which makes it easier to have a conversation with passengers in the back seats. The car also allows you to steer yourself with gesture control.
Chevrolet says the FNR is loaded with a range of intelligent technologies usually seen only in science fiction movies.
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