First Concept of a Front-wheel Drive, Transverse-engine Vehicle

First Concept of a Front-wheel Drive, Transverse-engine Vehicle

First Concept of a Front-Wheel Drive, Transverse-Engine Vehicle
Alec Issigonis (1906–1988)
Britain
1956
Ballpoint pen and pencil on wove paper
Width 25.3 cm x height 32.9 cm
Museum no. E.210-1992
Bequeathed by the designer

This sketch helped Issigonis to think through his ideas for the design of a car along new principles.