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3D Instrument cluster demo

for TU America 2018 Automotive Car Show

Project Type

Tech demo
Automotive UX R&D

Project scope

Instrument cluster concept
Custom maps using Mapbox

Services

Qt 3D Development
Prototyping
UX & UI Design
3D Design

The QT Company was in urgent need of a demo for TU Automotive America exhibition 6-7.6. at Detroit to show how their QT 3D Studio can help cluster design process to be more efficient. Siili’s design and technological skill set was perfect fit for this tight scheduled task with multiple deliveries.

Challenge

The challenge was to make 3D rich showcase for The QT Company and utilize variety features of QT 3D Studio and include WOW 3D elements in it without losing simple and stylish look of the instrument cluster.

Inspirations for Design Language

Custom SUV 3D Model

Siili cooperated with Northern Works - company specializing in industrial design - in preparing custom 3D SUV model.

Custom Mapbox Theme

Custom Mapbox theme was created including 3D buidlings and Dynamic Hill Shading.

Instrument Cluster

The next breakthrough in car HMI is around the corner

The University of Tampere (UTA) together with several Finnish companies in global automotive industry value chain have launched an automotive consortium MIVI, Multimodal In-Vehicle Interaction and Intelligent Information Presentation, that aims to innovate and pilot future solutions for multimodal in-vehicle interaction and intelligent HMIs. siili_auto is part of the consortium as one of the key players in the research for the next breakthrough.

Designing the future of in-vehicle navigation

Siili Auto has partnered with Promotives, a company specializing in navigating autonomous cars in parking areas, in building a prototype car instrument cluster shown on QT World Summit 2017.