Well, Volvo has unveiled its futuristic electric car, which is said to be an “Autonomous Sleeping Vehicle Concept.” A car with first class jet cabin facilities, it looks comfort. So why fly if you are driven like same. A cabin with seats and dining table with your favorite wine on it, it’s a dream drive. Volvo with its futuristic, modern technology with driverless, fully automatic car that take you to your offices, meeting place and anywhere you want to go.
Volvo’s dream for a self-driving electric car is not to just offering a sleeping or relaxing option but rather to play, work and providing the best comfortable transportation.
Comfort and Luxury
The Volvo has developed this 360c as a “conversation starter” with lot more new ideas, design and other thing will come in to play. The company says that this concept is launched about the future vision of human life and understanding the evolving of human transportation need. So the outcome must be safe, healthy with luxurious and comfortable travel experience.
The 360c have different settings designed depending upon your feel and mood. It makes you relax or celebration on your travel. A mobile room fully connected meeting place and workspace means you can get things done on the journey. The idea behind its manufacturing is to provide a self-driving automobile that can be used as a sleeping area, your office, a living room and entertainment lounge. Volvo says that the 360c idea can compete short- and long-distance travel through airplane or other transportation means.
Marten Levenstam, Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy at Volvo Cars said “The 360c explores what becomes possible when we remove the human driver, using new freedoms in design and recapturing time – it’s a glimpse at how autonomous drive technology will change the world as we know it. The possibilities are mind-boggling”.
While talking about the exterior, the front of this concept car is fitted right next to the LED headlights, below them included a black bar with radar detectors, the 3D camera and the laser sensor. The sensor bar have mirror on the back, with 360 degree stripped with LED lights which are used to communicate with vehicle. The top of car features a long glass canopy, with pair of fins at the back. The car has huge butterfly like door as well.
In terms of its functionality, the Volvo 360c is blended with lights and sound sensors. The Volvo 360c tends to communicate with you according to different situation. It communicates when its autonomous mode is active, when it’s moving from still position and changing direction. It all communicates when its sensor senses a motor cyclist, cyclist or any one near the car. It also gives you an alert when any vehicle or other thing comes in its way. The wing mirrors of the car are replaced by 3D cameras facing both the front and back, but they still extend out a little further, just to give more visibility and emphasis to the car’s visual signals.