When thinking of fashionable cars, i don’t think Volvo will be the first brand to come to mind. Volvo is, however renowned for, introducing new technology:
- It was the first manufacturer to install laminated glass in a production car,
- Invented the three-point safety belt,
- And according to The Verge it is constantly adding new safety features to its range.
After holding a design competition for a pavilion to accompany the launch of its new V60 plug-in hybrid, the company will debut a photovoltaic accessory in September that will unite its history of embracing new technology with some cutting-edge style. You can visualize the design concepts below (All images copyright Volvo / Synthesis Design + Architecture.)