Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery

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  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    Renowned Automotive designer Frank Stephenson has mostly covered the exterior design of vehicles on his YouTube channel
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    However, with level 5 autonomous driving to become a reality in the not so distant future, Frank thinks that its now time to re-imagine the interior of the car
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    He has tied up with leading glass manufacturer Corning to come up with a design based on the current technology available at Corning's disposal
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    If you go back 100 years, car interiors were pretty much non-existent. You had seats bolted on straight to the chassis of the vehicle
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    However, over the decades, automobile interiors have evolved to provide better comfort to occupants, with aspects like materials, aesthetics and ergonomics taken in to consideration
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    Another material that holds immense promise in transforming the interior of the future; Glass
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    While glass is already used on the windscreen, windows and displays
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    The material could provide far more flexibility and the cold-formed glass from Corning can take some extreme forms, giving a lot of flexibility to designers
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    The Autograde glass from Corning for instance and also doesn't shatter on impact. It passes all the necessary tests
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    While there are challenges with materials like glass due to ist reflectivity, Corning is working on a anti-glare technology to address this problem
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    With that Frank begins sketching. He sticks to a 3/4 wide angle viewed from the rear so that we get the best possible view
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    He imagine the passenger cell divided by a center tunnel with occupants surrounded by a wide array of displays
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    Another idea that he had was what if the windows could display information on the fly about passing objects or interesting sites, in real-time
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    Glass screens also give you the flexibility to mimic materials like wood, leather or stone, helping you to completely transform the ambience of the cabin on the fly
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    After putting the sketch through Photoshop, here's Frank's final take on what the interior on future cars might look like
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    To put it simply, it is breathtaking and looks like a perfect place to unwind after a long day at work, cosseting and isolating you from the elements, cocooned in your own little bubble
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    You're surrounded by displays. This stunning piece that wraps around the driver displays a full size map
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    The passenger also gets their own display, or it could take the form of this bespoke and ornate form
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
    Overall, this futuristic cabin by Frank Stephenson gives us an insight on what's to come. I for one am excited about the next generation of interior design in cars. Swipe Up to Read More.
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
  • Frank Stephenson Re-imagines The Interior Of Tomorrows Cars - gallery
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