Audi e-Tron Spyder: The way the car is built

by Alex

The 2010 Paris Motor Show had been stolen to a great degree by the Audi E-Tron Spyder concept. Even though it being a concept model only, yet its simple outlook coupled with a very sexy design made this car the attraction of the day at the event.

The general murmur of the people at the event was that the finished product would not match the concept look. The opinion could be translated to mean that the making of the car was more interesting as a process than what the end result did deliver.

Audi on their part allowed details of how the car was conceived and then made to the people for general consumption. Most people are not aware of the process a car is made and therefore look at these details with interest and curiosity.

A contest had been held by the company to decide the designer of the car. Seventeen people had been split up into four teams and the task was entrusted to them to come out with a design of their own. Two teams were short listed and they were provided with industrial plasticize which was to be stretched and the concept built over and around a steel frame with wood and rigid foam.

The winning design was decided upon by the management at Audi and thereafter the actual building started with carbon fiber material. Eeach of the car’s body was built by Audi employees individually. The structure was built on rigid foam and then sheets of carbon fiber covers were allowed to it. There after the parts were all hardened up, cleaned and primed up.

This is just the preliminary details of the making process while the actual and exact details can be had from video that has been posted by the people at Audi themselves.

Source: topspeed

How IoT is Transforming the Automotive Industry7 Surprising Benefits of Riding a Motorcycle 27 Surprising Benefits of Riding a Motorcycle 17 Surprising Benefits of Riding a MotorcycleOffice workers are made up of parts of the whole, working on the project.
Vector illustration of teamwork concept. Office workers are made up of parts of the whole, working on the project.

You may also like

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

SpeedLux

SpeedLux is a high-authority automotive blog providing the latest automotive news and reviews. SpeedLux covers everything related to cars, bikes, and motorcycles, from news and reviews, to troubleshooting guides, tips and tricks, and more. SpeedLux was born in 2009 and we have over 20,000 articles published on our blog. We thank all our readers, as well as our partners, without whom we could not have reached this level.

Subscribe

©2009 – 2024 SpeedLux – Daily Automotive News and Reviews. All Right Reserved.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More