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Jet-Powered Supercars

The 2040 Mercedes-Benz W196R Streamliner Jet Engine Vehicle is Fierce

— November 20, 2016 — Autos
Vehicle design is shifting towards more powerful means of propulsion, which is evident with the 2040 Mercedes-Benz W196R Streamliner jet engine vehicle. Building on the design aesthetic and style of the original W196R, the 2040 Mercedes-Benz W196R Streamliner takes a direct influence from aeronautics design to boot.

The conceptual 2040 Mercedes-Benz W196R Streamliner is the design work of Minwoong Im and features an ultra-low design that aims to make it as aerodynamic as possible. The ejt engine vehicle features an enclosed cabin that's focused on being as tight and compact as possible in order to not inhibit performance when out on the track. It recalls the design of the original vehicle from the 1950s yet blasts forward into a new category of modern vehicular design.
Trend Themes
1. Jet-powered Vehicles - The shift towards jet-powered vehicles offers opportunities for disruptive innovation in the automotive industry.
2. Aeronautics-inspired Design - Designers incorporating aeronautics-inspired design elements into vehicles can introduce disruptive innovations in the automotive industry.
3. Ultra-low Aerodynamic Design - Developing ultra-low aerodynamic designs presents disruptive innovation opportunities in vehicle performance and efficiency.
Industry Implications
1. Automotive Industry - The automotive industry can explore innovative approaches by embracing jet-powered vehicles and aeronautics-inspired design.
2. Vehicle Design Industry - Disruptive innovations rooted in aeronautics-inspired vehicle design can transform the vehicle design industry.
3. Engineering and Manufacturing Industry - The engineering and manufacturing industry can revolutionize vehicle performance by developing and implementing ultra-low aerodynamic designs.
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