The car “Zaporozhets” is associated with something very far from the automotive industry and soundnote and characteristics. And have “rich inner world” of its interior became a byword.
However, designers ZAZ in the distant 60-ies of the last century proposed a truly futuristic design of the car. However, for some reason, projects gathering dust on the shelves of the archives – reports Poltica.
Developed and elegant roadsters, and convertibles and sports coupes. There was even a sports car with doors type gull wing. And on the conveyor put some stuff.
Ukrainian designers in the 1960s was better than the us, but so far Ford, Buick and Cadillac every year surprised audience the new show-cars, the development of the Soviet designers on drawings and mock-UPS did not go.
Historical photos of the concepts of “Zaporozhets” has published on his page on Facebook Director of the Zaporizhzhya Museum of weapons of the Roman Akbash. And put together this unique collection of designer ZAZ Leonid Levit.
Images show that the designers ZAZ 1960-ies offered a lot of interesting and bold decisions in their projects, but almost nothing we have not seen on production models.
Most cars made in the American style with huge rear fins and transparent cabins “Aquarium”. Moreover, for many projects, the body proposed to be made from innovative at the time of the fiberglass.