GT by Citroen – Well the French have their love of video games to the next level. So solid was the response to the virtual racer dubbed “GT by CITROEN” in the reach Playstation 3 game Nan Turismo 5, that one regarding France’s oldest auto producers decided to explore the way forward for design and make the particular jump to actuality. Reminiscent of Mazda’s “Nagare” design movement, this sleek principle features bold design initiatives. Take for example the oversized rear-end “made exaggeratedly long to create an effect of retinal persistence. The idea is to make the concept car even faster visually. The actual white-to-grey gradation on the body side further underlines this impression of continuous movement.” Did you all catch that term “retinal persistence”? Can I say that referring to a large buttocks? Damn, that girls got some retinal persistence out rear! Co-designed with Gran Turismo online game designers POLYPHONY, the design physical exercise does a wonderful job of getting all of us closer to “Form Beyond Fuction” : courtesy Takashi Yamada.