First look: Mays' day or is it may-day!
Bamboozled: The MA uses a futuristic combination of bamboo, aluminum and carbon-fibre.
Steel? Sure. Aluminium? Makes sense. Carbon-fibre? Why not. But building a car using bamboo? That's right, Ford worldwide design chief J Mays has unveiled a wacky concept car in Los Angeles that features a bamboo deck and is designed to be assembled at home from a kit of parts. The car, called "MA", was revealed at an exhibition celebrating 22 years of his automotive design work, called "Retrofuturism: The Car Design of J Mays". ...continued