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RENAULT 4 ever

yinkana renault 4 bambou
aug 29, 2011
yinkana renault 4 bambou by kleist frank from germany

designer's own words:

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the yinkana renault 4 bambou is an electric, four wheel drive, low tech vehicle for decentralized production. the chassis is a bamboo frame with titan connections. the car body is made out of bamboo plie wood pannels fixed to the frame, we have four similar doors, it is a four seater, with a trunk in front and behind.

the electric engines are in each wheel and we have a mono-wheel attachment, with mechanical suspension. the lithium-ion batteries are in the floor of the car.

the batteries, the electric engines and the titan frame connections will be supplied from Renault. the bamboo parts for the frame and the car body will be produced in workshops, near the customers, service and spareparts will be delivered as well.

the renault 4 bambou is a light weighted funcar for everybody, with high ecological touch and the renault 4 bambou will be used professionally for example by craftsmen or as a taxi.


yinkana renault 4 bambou frame front side

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yinkana renault 4 bambou body front side

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yinkana renault 4 bambou body rear side

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yinkana renault 4 bambou sideview

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yinkana renault 4 bambou rear front view

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yinkana renault 4 bambou dashboard

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