While traveling in Hong Kong, I was amazed at the number of Teslas zooming around on the island amidst a sea of red HK Taxis. If you’ve ever been to Central on the Island side you’ll know what I mean by the sheer concentration of Teslaaas (guess I’m not the only one)! I actually call it out every time I see one on the road :)
This got me thinking how awesome it’d be if the current LPG, Liquefied Petroleum Gas, Taxis (WTF is that?) were not only replaced by EVs but the Tesla Model 3 (now $35k and more affordable). To appease my imagination, I collaborated with Adrian at Design4Anyone to see how a Tesla Model 3 might look like as an iconic HK Taxi. Here is the final render we came up with…
For those curious, here are the brainstorming notes and photos we started with. All rights reserved their respective owners.