My hobby is creating 3D models of rare car prototypes and printing them using 3D printing technique.
Thursday, 7 January 2016
A prototype created by NAMI (The soviet automotive institute) in 1962. It was meant for the SMZ plant to replace the S3-A model. The S3-A was a car for disabled people and was not really luxiorius. The Sputnik however was a bit more sereous, and looked more like a car. It featured a bigger 15bhp engine, 2+2 interior and a very stylefull exterior. The engineers even included a version with standard controls:
These both beautiful cars, the Sputnik and the KD, were designed by the same person - Eduard Molchanov: