The slick lines and racing heritage of Tony Parker’s head-turning Hulme supercar has won a Best Design Award in the Designers Institute of
Named in honour of
Coordinating the team that designed the new car, Tony Parker is an Associate Professor and head of
The Hulme supercar is a mid-engine design with a high-tech powertrain and chassis that gives the driver the feeling of driving a Formula One car on the road. The car features a modified BMW M5 engine joined to a specially designed transaxle, wrapped in a carbon fibre body.
The design captures the essence of Formula One for ordinary road users – albeit wealthy ones. A price has not yet been set, but it is expected to sell for somewhere between $400,000 and $600,000.