In order to tackle the future challenges of urban mobility in a comprehensive way, there is a substantial need for vehicles, which adapt to the increasing demand of ultra-light, highly energy-efficient and environment-compatible mobility. Making this vision come true, future calls for fresh and innovative ideas, which is what the International EU-LIVE Open Design Contest aimed for by asking young creatives from all over the world to contribute their approach on a design concept.
After the submission deadline has passed and the 6 finalists have been chosen, a Redesign Phase started, where we challenged the participants to lay their designs over a simplified CAD package model, which has been individually modified to each vehicle. Based on the results we conducted the evaluation process, where we assessed, whether each vehicle meets the exterior dimensions and offers enough space for passengers, crash elements and structural components.
With great pleasure, we can now say that the three winners have been elected and we are delighted to hereby announce them to you: