In a certain way, in the VISION AVTR Mercedes Benz has reinvented the car. The ideas for the interior, exterior and UX which have found their way into the overarching design concept aren’t simply new. They’re also rather revolutionary. Alongside the batteries’ compostable cell chemistry and the vegan leather used for the seats, the nature tech material karuun® made of rattan is in excellent company here.
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fitted with new, eco-friendly
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NIO EC7: featuring karuun®, naturallyNot only is this vehicle both efficient and comfortable to drive, but it’s sustainable too: karuun® features throughout the innovative interior design of the EC7.Lösung anschauen
karuun® in the new NIO SUV flagshipThe future is picking up speed: the new SUV is NIO’s smart electric flagship. Efficient, comfortable – and equipped with karuun®, naturally.Lösung anschauen
The new NIO SUV EL7The interior of the first self-driving SUV is suitably adorned with karuun®, a smart choice for elegant relaxation.Lösung anschauen
karuun® is leading a revolution in the material world. An energy-efficient process transforms the natural structure of the rattan palm into an inimitable high-tech material that is both sustainable and commercially profitable.
Made from the trunk of the rattan palm karuun® block perfectly unite form and function.
Ideal for use as a surface or postforming elements and for coating all types of substrates.
Dimensionally-stable spherical objects from the size of a button to large, deep-drawn components.
A light material that is permeable to light and air and has excellent stability, formability and feel.