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 32.9cm x height 25.3 cm
Museum no. E.210-1999

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