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Gearhead-Gamer Art Mashups

These Video Game Console Cars Feature Retro and All-new Systems

— May 9, 2017 — Autos
You have to give credit to whoever over at Jennings Ford Direct (the U.K.-based Ford dealership behind this project) came up with all of these video game console cars. This series features eight consoles in total, all of which have been reimagined as literally mobile gaming devices. There's something for gamers of all kind here as these video game console cars feature everything from the Atari 2600 to the recently released Nintendo Switch.

Of all these video game console cars the Sega Genesis looks the most natural as an automobile. The Atari 2600 car is probably the next-best design as its bulky and boxy shape makes it look like a concept car straight out of the 1980s. While video games and cars are an odd mashup the creatives over at Jennings Ford Direct prove that anything can look good with wheels on it so long as the person designing it has a ton of imagination on tap.
Trend Themes
1. Vintage Gaming Culture - Opportunity to develop retro-themed products and services that resonate with nostalgic gamers
2. Technology-driven Design - Opportunity to incorporate advanced technology into automotive design to create unique user experiences
3. Mobile Gaming Integration - Opportunity to develop in-car gaming systems that are seamlessly integrated with mobile devices
Industry Implications
1. Automotive - Opportunity to collaborate with gaming companies and incorporate historical gaming culture into vehicle designs
2. Gaming - Opportunity to develop in-car gaming systems and collaborate with automotive companies to create unique gaming experiences
3. Design - Opportunity to bridge the gap between technology and design, and develop innovative products that showcase the merger of these two industries
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