Amateur designer sent a luxurious SUV in the past – in the era of the Golden age of the American automobile industry.
Postwar United States experienced a boom in consumer activity, which certainly applies to the automotive industry. According to some estimates, one in six Americans in 50 years one way or another connected with the automotive industry. There is therefore nothing surprising in the fact that “the culture of petrolheads” blossomed then in the country of riotous color.
This time associate and one of the most interesting periods of automotive design USA. But the Cadillac brand is one of the most userdstvovali in the implementation of the so-called “Detroit Baroque” with his enthusiastic borrowing design elements from jet aircraft.
Escalade SUV appeared in the model lineup of the brand in 1999 – 40 years after the “fin style” has experienced its peak. However, this did not prevent the designer Abimelech Arellano try to imagine how would look like “Escalade”, if the model came out in those glorious days.
The basis for the rendering artist took pickup Chevrolet Apache, but provided him an appropriate body, the interior with three rows of seats, the company logo and the remarkable tail fins, and air suspension and impressive V8 under the hood (which, in principle, was not such a rarity for American cars at the time).