Ford and Windows, mixed reality technology meets car design

Make way for holograms: new mixed reality technology meets car design as ford test microsoft Hololens globally

Mixed Reality car design: Ford is expanding testing of Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality technology globally to gain speed in designing more stylish vehicles for its customers

New technology allows designers wearing wireless headsets to see several digital designs and parts as if these were already incorporated into a physical vehicle; this is helping

Ford explore more design proposals while shaving time off design and engineering processes that can take years

For example, evaluating a vehicle’s side mirror aesthetics and how that affects a driver’s view normally takes days or weeks, but can now be done in minutes, even seconds