Gallery: Flake Concept Car: What If Cars Behaved Like Living, Breathing...

 

What if a car’s body were a living, breathing thing? The Project Flake concept car by Da Feng reimagines a car exterior as a literal body with flexible scales that can separate to manage airflow and cooling, or act as hundreds of tiny air brakes and even provide downforce for the vehicle. We’ve seen several flexible car bodies on concepts in recent years, most notably BMW’s GINA concept car, and we love where this is going: the car body put to work as more than a beautiful shell. So how is this possible?

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  1. lazyreader August 8, 2011 at 7:57 am

    Autobots, transform and rollout!!

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