Materials science: the Peugeot Onyx
Q) What's the Peugeot Onyx concept made of? A) Copper, paper, felt, blood, sweat and tears...
Posted: 12 Oct 2012
Moreover, it points to a new direction for Peugeot design under Vidal's leadership. But what direction is that? Clean, unadorned lines might suit a supercar but, translated on to a supermini - Peugeot's bread and butter - might they not come across as rather plain? There are undertones here, though. The Onyx certainly isn't a shouty, brash supercar. It's more considered, cleverer; the shaping is elegant - it has confidence in itself. And that makes it typically French.