The idea of an autonomous vehicle being just a car doesn’t fit Aprilli Design Studio founder Steve Lee’s sensibility, especially if you’re going to be in it for any length of time.
His lengthy experience in hotel architecture and design, along with a fascination with technology resulted in the creation of the Autonomous Travel Suite (ATS).
The ATS is essentially a self-driving hotel suite, complete with a sleeping area, bathroom, work space and small kitchen. All of that would be encased in a clear exterior that could be dimmed for privacy. The ATS received the Radical Innovation Award 2018.
Read the article at The Detroit Bureau.