Acoustic & Thermal Insulation for MetroSnap Concept Car 2020
FoamPartner helps Rinspeed drive autonomous e-mobility with advanced sound and thermal management solutions
As in previous years, Swiss mobility think tank Rinspeed has teamed up with specialists from FoamPartner to maximize the electric vehicle (EV) driving experience provided by its latest MetroSnap modular concept car.
The MetroSnap features a ‘Skateboard’ chassis and quick-change superstructures or ‘Pods’ for passenger and cargo transportation. It utilizes composite, steel and 3D printed components as well as advanced navigation and safety equipment, including lidar sensors and a drive-by-wire system. The interior design takes advantage of state-of-the-art materials engineering, including lightweighting insulation foam technology from FoamPartner.
MetroSnap Concept Car with Acoustic & Thermal Insulation
Customized foam solutions in Rinspeed’s new MetroSnap concept car
„The interior design of the MetroSnap pays special attention to providing high aesthetics as well as a durable and protective feel-good environment. FoamPartner is the perfect address for us to meet these needs. Their specialized expertise in acoustic and thermal insulation helps us to maximize the autonomous driving experience.“
Frank M. Rinderknecht, CEO - Rinspeed AG