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The award-winning Genesis 3D printed, self assembled car concept, by vehicle design graduate Nir Siegel from Royal College of Art, would build itself via a specialized 3D printer.

The 3D printer would print out a car all around itself to match the buyer’s specifications.

Concept for a 3-D self-assembling car and a new vision of luxury are the winners in this year’s Pilkington Vehicle Design Awards at Show RCA.

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Vehicle Design graduate Nir Siegel takes the prize for Best Design Interpretation for his concept, Genesis, a 3-D printed, customised and self-assembled car. The idea is to evolve products and services, based on customer needs, avoiding obsolescence.

One of the judges, Mike Greenall, director of automotive R&D programmes at NSG Group said, ‘The increased pressure to produce economical, environmentally-friendly designs has led students to identify innovative glazing and innovative design that are set to shape the future of the automotive industry.’

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source Royal College of Art