At the auction Bring a Trailer put up for sale a Ford Via Concept prototype, built in 1989. To buy a car for $ 1600.
Ford Via Concept debuted at the Chicago auto show in 1990. The prototype has provided a vision of the engineers of the brand how the future may look like the production car. The concept is no transmission and the engine, and the steering wheel not connected to front wheels need to be rotated manually.
Via body made of fiberglass. The vehicle has four doors, the workers of which are only two. The concept features a panoramic roof, which is partly removable, and the lights can be individually programmed as fog or as a beam.
Inside the car has four seat-bucket, covered the gray, black and turquoise leather. The dashboard concept is equipped with a CD player.
In the car there are faux buttons on the climate control and simulation of a mechanical transmission.
Now Ford Via Concept located in Ontario, Canada.
In early March, Hyundai during an online broadcast presented the electric concept car Prophecy, which according to South Korean engineers reflects the philosophy of all future cars. Instead of steering are found in the electric joysticks, and a spot on the dashboard took a huge digital display.