Sandstorm - LA Design Challenge
(from Kia Press Release)
Kia - Sandstorm
Designed by: Marc Mainville
This buggy will take any beach bum or shoobie from zero to sunny in
no time at
all with towels in the trunk, a buddy to the right and a boat or
longboard in tow…
A biodiesel electric plug-in hybrid with a NiMH, fully recyclable
vehicle is so environmentally friendly that you might ask it to pass
The vehicle’s barbecue-friendly storage with a solar-powered cooling
keep the burgers cool and the beverages at a tongue-pleasing temp
all day long.
And, nobody will be able to talk trash about the passengers in this
because of its built-in, detachable recycling bins.
For eco-fashionistas that want it in red, instead, just recycle the
Terephthalate (PETE) panels for new ones in a favorite shade. And
top is up or down, green living has never been so sporty.
When the sun has set, the next course of adventure takes place in
commuter lanes where one can hang 10, 20 or even 55 miles per hour
you back to the yurt in no time at all securely enclosed in a
aluminum safety cage.
The Kia Sandstorm allows its drivers to feel the renewable energy –