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Secret Urban Fort

Car Tent

— February 11, 2008 — Art & Design
At first, and even second or third glance, this white object looks like a car covered in a protective auto blanket, but be assured, there is no vehicle hidden underneath.

The structure is actually hollow. It's a car-shaped tent which makes a great secret fort for an urban setting. It would be ideal for someone who loves the concept of camping, but can't handle the thought of leaving the concrete jungle, or perhaps can't get sufficient time off work for a getaway in the mountains.

The only thing I wonder is what happens when the wind picks up or a semi truck blasts by? You can't well drill pegs into the asphalt.

A neat concept, yet don't expect to be seeing these around any time soon.
Trend Themes
1. Urban Camping - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop new and innovative camping solutions for urban dwellers.
2. Alternative Getaways - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create unique and convenient vacation options for individuals unable to travel to traditional destinations.
3. Adaptive Structures - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Design flexible and durable structures that can withstand various environmental conditions and be easily set up in urban areas.
Industry Implications
1. Outdoor Recreation - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Introduce innovative products and services that cater to urban campers and outdoor enthusiasts in city settings.
2. Hospitality and Tourism - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop alternative forms of accommodation and tourist experiences for travelers who prefer urban environments.
3. Architecture and Design - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore new materials and construction techniques to create adaptable and portable structures for urban living and recreational purposes.
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