The Aicon is Audi’s Electric Self-Driving car concept – just revealed at the Frankfurt Motor show. The German Automaker has a unique concept in comparison to other motor companies. Here we focus on the electronic coupe, exploring the features and giving an insight into the future of autonomous driving.
“The Audi Aicon is 18 feet long, 26-inch wheels, self-driving vehicle. A four-door, 2 +2 concept, the car has 4 electric motors that produce a total of 350 horsepower and 405 lb-ft of torque.’’ Source
An electric coupe, designed for smooth, effortless, high-speed cruising. The comfortable interior, with thick pile carpeting and 2 lounge styled chairs bring a new experience to autonomous driving. A unique design that hasn’t been seen on current models; the Aicon has no steering wheels, pedals or seat belts. It’s designed to eliminate collisions so passengers won’t require these traditional safety measures. With integrated LED lighting technology, the model has replaced conventional headlights with 3d Pixelated graphics; displaying animations and information visualizations in any colour. This feature enables the Audi to give warnings to pedestrians, cyclists and other road users.
– Relax mode
– Navigation Music
– PIA personal intelligent assistant
– Brose, entertain, socialise, trip and ambience
– Ambience feature
– Chassis and Drive system