Kia auto maker has unveiled new modern concept activity van it’s 2011 Kia KV7 Concept, Wee see for this concept, the idea that SUVs are strictly for family transportation and highlights the vision of a vehicle with the capacity to transport large numbers of people and their belongings, while acting as a hub connected to social groups and friends adventure seekers.
The design concept KV7 stark contrast to the windshield angle and the wedge-shaped nose is in the van segment and is based on the philosophy of “embracing the box”made by the passengers Kia Soul urban design to create funky unique and seductive language that brings the qualities of an SUV, as the segment.
Tom Kearns, chief designer, Kia Motors America said “From the outset, we felt the category was in need of an honest reassessment due to the fact that everyone seems so desperate to attach the word ‘sporty’ to their minivan, even though vans, at their very core are simply a box,” and also said “Rather than reject the box we chose to celebrate it, just like we did with the Soul, and the result is a straightforward yet sophisticated vehicle that retains the functionality vans are known for and meets the changing and diverse needs of today’s consumers.”
Kia Motors’ design-led transformation has infused emotion and passion into the brand’s lineup of new and recently introduced vehicles, and the inspiration for the KV7 concept was found in the simplicity of elegant box shapes such as sleek smart phones and classic pieces of luggage. The KV7’s wide stance is paired with an A-pillar and windshield design that is more vertical than traditional minivans and its smooth exterior skin and 20-inch wheels exude a modern appearance while projecting the confidence and strength of an SUV.
The Kia KV7 concept’s most striking feature is its passenger-side gullwing door, which creates a massive point-of-entry to the lounge-like interior when opened in conjunction with the pillar-less front passenger door.
The KV7 concept’s inviting face is highlighted by an interpretation of Kia’s signature bold tabbed grille with vertical LED headlamps integrated within the design to create a clean, smooth look. The KV7 features several LED lighting elements that Kia’s design team is evaluating for future production vehicles, including a continuous line of LED fog lights that span the entire front end of the vehicle and directional turn indicators on the outside mirrors and the rear of the vehicle that pulse in the direction being signaled