The futuristic hatchback is equipped with a system of Autonomous control, electric propulsion and a sliding wheel.
The company Mini at a special event in London has introduced a concept called Vision Next 100. Prototype dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the concern. As the press service of the company, the new product can be used as the vehicle of the car-share system of the future. “The concept car, the Mini Vision Next 100 will not only to find its owner himself, wherever it was at any time of the day or night, but automatically adjust to individual preferences, tastes and interests of the driver”, – stated in the message.
It is planned that the novelty will receive the Autonomous control system. However, the steering wheel in the car left and the driver at any time will be able to take it over. In order to switch to change the control mode, the driver only need to move the wheel on the Central part of the panel. In turn, the Autonomous system allows the car to self-Park, to arrive at a gas station or in the sink.
One of the key elements of the concept became dashboard Mini Cooperizer. Intelligent digital system can activate personal settings, to change the atmosphere of the salon and the driving mode on the fly, regardless of whether the control by the driver or electronics. In addition, the concept car has a button “inspire me”, which activates the system driver and offers customized content that meets their tastes and interests.
“Mini future offers “smart” and completely individualized form of urban mobility. You don’t necessarily have a vehicle to enjoy all its benefits,” commented senior Vice President BMW Group Design Adrian van Hooydonk.