Franz Von Holzhausen, Director of Design, talks about the Mazda Nagare (Flow) concept vehicle

Mazda Nagare “Flow” concept vehicle at the 2006 LA auto show.

Franz Von Holzhausen, Director of Design, Irvine, CA, calls this emotion of motion.
Nagare means flow in Japanese and this was the car that got everyone attention at the 2006 LA auto show. This is the first in a series of four concept cars that Mazda will bring out. The other three concepts will be get their unveilings at the Detroit auto show, Tokyo auto show, and Geneva auto show.

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