Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Concept

Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Concept


The focus of Ina Janisch‘s diploma thesis at thesis at the Braunschweig University of Art was “to develop a concept for tundra-specific transport considering the aspects of global warming and population growth”, for a future where scarcely inhabited areas are used more efficiently.

Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Scale model

The driver can steer in a sitting or standing position depending on the terrain and situation. The vehicle can adapt to different terrains by adjusting the suspension setup, wheel width and driving functions.

Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Concept-Design Board

“For example, a sled-mode can be used on snowy downhill terrain adding driving fun – especially in combination with the stand-up position.”

Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Scale model

The power is supplied by ethanol producing microbes, in combination with electric motors.

The design was inspired by polar sledding equipment, light weight constructions and high-tech fabrics.

Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Concept-Design Board

The vehicle concept focus is on an explicit design language developed in cooperation with Volkswagen Group Design.

Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Clay model Volkswagen Tundra in Motion Clay model

(Image Courtesy: Braunschweig University of Art for Car Body Design)

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  1. RAL
    24/1/2013

    I like the sketches; very good skills in fact, but I don´t find it desirable to drive.

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