Flajole Forerunner 

  • 1955
 
In addition to the innovative coves and retracting roof panel Flajole installed supportive aircraft-type seats with head restraints years before other designers appreciated the value of supportive seats in minimizing accident injuries.
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The design was influenced by its Jaguar XK120 underpinnings, but had tall fenders and a sloping fastback design with a retractable roof.
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Data points Key details of the Flajole Forerunner

Number built

Forerunner
1 car
Veyron
300 cars
Veneno
4 cars

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Flajole Forerunner

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After designing cars like the Nash Metropolitan, Bill Flajole started his own independent design consultancy which produced this Forerunner prototype.
In addition to the innovative coves and retracting roof panel Flajole installed supportive aircraft-type seats with head restraints years before other designers appreciated the value of supportive seats in minimizing accident injuries.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Flajole
Type of car Concept car
Year 1955
Highest auction price $200k, January 2012
Number built 1 car

engine

Fuels Gas

power & handling

Steering system Rack and pinion

transmission

Gearing Traditional

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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