Korean car group Daewoo has unveiled a ‘futuristic and exciting’ concept car called Mirae, equipped with an innovative interior. Developed at the group’s UK base, Daewoo Worthing Technical Centre, the interior can be personalised, with the steering wheel on the left, the right or central. DWTC design manager Laurent Boulay estimates that many of the developing ideas could be seen in a similar vehicle in ‘three to five years, costing £25 000 to £30 000’.
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