Italdesign Capsula Concept
From Italdesign press: Not a forma research but a real construction hypothesis for future cars, innovative but inspired by first years cars, before the bodywork introduction.
Capsula is thought around an innovative concept: the one of the platform that includes engine, driving shaft, tank, spare wheel, trunk, servobrake, heater , optical groups.
The chassis is inspired by buses and small industrial vehicles, is completely equipped and self sufficient.
The compartment is a capsule applied to the chassis in a fast and easy way, and can be substituted in every moment transforming the Capsula in a commercial vehicle, or in an ambulance or in a rescue vehicle.
In the berline version, the research is focused on internal compartment, bigger than contemporary VW Golf 1 and Mercedes 380SE, in just 3720 mm length.