students World University of Design (WUD) - India’s first and only University
dedicated to education in the creative domain along with their mentors designed
an autonomous car called “Q Car” which was inaugurated at the recently
concluded Auto Expo - The Motor Show 2020.
Car- an autonomous car designed to focus on the futuristic mobility solution
for Indian scenario is a two-seater car which has no engine and requires no
driver to drive the vehicle. It will also, provide the functionality of a car
without having to own one, perfectly suited for a daily ride to work, schools,
and colleges, provide safer transportation for children, women and elderly
name of the vehicle is inspired from design of the vehicle which is in shape of
the letter Q and also the vehicle will be put in operation - in a QUEUE i.e.
when all these vehicles will drive on the road in an organised manner.
Sanjay Gupta, Vice-Chancellor at World University of Design said in a statement
during the expo, “We follows a student-centric pedagogy that focuses on
enhancing students’ learning through hands-on industry experience, Auto Expo is
one of the world’s premier auto shows where creative minds come together to
showcase the best in the automotive world. We are delighted to be a part of
Auto Expo 2020, a signature event where World University of design unveiled the
futuristic mobility solution for Indian scenario – Q Car. The presentation is
unique not only in terms of its concept but also being India’s first ever
Full-Scale 3D-Printed model. The car is a Work in Progress of a mega project
& it will take another few months before the final prototype to emerge but
the School of Design is proud to showcase the 3D model of their autonomous
concept vehicle at the “Auto Expo 2020”.
University of Design, located in the education hub of Rajiv Gandhi Education
City in Sonipat, Haryana, boasts of an unusually large and highly qualified
faculty members who have been educated and trained at prestigious institutes
such as NIFT, NID, LCF -London, FIT – New York, SPA and Delhi College of Art
among others. The university is being shaped and mentored by an Advisory Board
comprising of Neha Kirpal, Veer Munshi, AG Krishna Menon, Payal Jain, Peter
D’ascoli and Amardeep Behl, among others.
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