GAD architecture: autopia europia
 
GAD architecture: autopia europia
may 21, 2010

GAD architecture: autopia europia

‘autopia europia’ by GAD architecture by in collaboration with dara kirmizitoprakall images courtesy GAD

turkish GAD (global architectural development) firm in collaboration with dara kirmizitoprak. designed ‘autopia europia’, located in istanbul. spanning 216,000 m2, it is the world’s biggest auto-mall. companies within the complex sell both new and used cars where customers will have the opportunity to test drive their car on the rooftop track.

the complex consists of: 5 stories (two of which are underground) 56 food & drink shops, cafés & restaurants 48 private car service stations 24 banks car park with a 900 car capacity.

200 auto-galleries including 443 brands and 2526 types of cars all make up part of the complex.

approximately 6 million visitors a year are expected to visit.

GAD architecture: autopia europia test track on the roof

GAD architecture: autopia europia entrance into the auto mall

GAD architecture: autopia europia located beside a highway

GAD architecture: autopia europia carpark

GAD architecture: autopia europia interior of the mall

GAD architecture: autopia europia

GAD architecture: autopia europia

GAD architecture: autopia europia

GAD architecture: autopia europia

GAD architecture: autopia europia the auto mall at night

GAD architecture: autopia europia

Autopia Animation final from GADarchitecture on Vimeo.

GAD architecture: autopia europia construction has begun

  • What a ripoff!
    The “architects” at GADarchitecture must be very proud of their capabilities to copy.

    Sharam
  • ACTUALLY AM STUDYING ARCHITECTURE IN DAR ES SAlAAM -TANZANIA, AND AWOULD NOT THINK SUCH A MALL LIKE THAT TO HAPPEN, NOW I BECOME TO APPRECIATE THAT NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE, MARVELOUS DESIGN

    NYAMONDE RAMADHANI
  • it’s a ripoff, check sule’s post

    rok
  • It s a joke…

    pierregeo
  • Lindo majeno del movimiento, espacios abiertos e iluminacion!

    Giovanni Barrantes
  • I feel ill.

    Mike
  • What the heck did they knock down to build this monstrosity?

    Emm

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