Head of Design Jaguar Ian Kalam (John Cullum) said that – while he was in this position – in cars of this brand, you will not see the big screens, such as tablets, which are boiled and all podeavnja controlled vehicle functions.
Jaguar XE (Photo: Jaguar promo)
During the four decades of experience in the automotive industry, Ian Kalam (64) in the form of many modern vehicles, including the Ford RS200, Aston Martin DB7, the original Vanquish, Jaguar C-X75, as well as the latest generation of the Jaguar models, including the F-Type.
Given his experience and reputation dugogodinje Kalam it was one of those people who lather uvaava in the world of motorsport. Automotive News Europe I took advantage of the presentation of a restyled Jaguar XE, to learn that the designer thinks about the latest trends in the installation in vehicles of large touch screens, such as tablets.
"If you are traveling more than 120 km / h, in some countries permitted by law, do not want to eprkate IPad in the network to set the car"Says Kalam.
"You should be an option that you have come to najvanijih content in the cabin of longer than a millisecond" he explains.
Feces says that's why he did not come to the temptation of new Jaguar including screen tablets as in cars Tesla, where almost all adjusts the vehicle.
Although the driver in restyled Jaguar XE also uses a digital display in the center of konzoili (one for multimedia, the second air-conditioning), as well as individual physical controls lifted and tactile response, which mimics the classical sense of the pressure switch.
All this, according to the Kalama mode helps the driver means that consumes less kind way to set up the network while driving.