GMC UAV PICKUP
GMC Sponsored studio with given a brief to design the next generation of the Pickup trucks and show how electrification of the power train would affect the architecture and design of the future pickup trucks.
Designed a GMC UAV (Ultimate Adventure Vehicle) where a truck basically provides essential supplies on-board. A pop-out tent supported by front fenders, ventilated through truck HVAC for heating and cooling based on outside temperature. A two-way tailgate for easy access. The exterior design is inspired from the brutalist architecture.
Art + Design
Transportation Design [BS]
Dhwanil Panchal is a senior in Transportation Design. He addresses real-world problems through applications of automotive and industrial design in his projects. He has gained vital industry experience of working on production, concept vehicles, automotive interiors, and components through his internships. He is a firm believer in working hard, working together and having fun along the way.