Yorgo Tloupas, 7 May 2010, 09:37 AM
A while ago I hinted at an upcoming collaboration.
Over a long period of time, we have interviewed the legendary designer, discussed his theory of transportation endlessly, and went to some of his many houses to photograph his extensive collection of vehicles.
Along the way came the idea of designing and building a car together.
First Mr. Starck sent us his drawings:
Then we simply built the car:
I “drove” it (note the lack of steering and brakes):
And we got him to try the soap box for our cover:
Check the new issue now: a 26 page article with an interview, exclusive shots of Starck and his wife in their cars, boats, bikes, amphibious vehicles, and more…
Photos by Ronan Merot