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2021

Good Design Award

Award-winning item
The wheelchairs for athletics [KAKERU]
Business Owner
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
Category
Sporting goods
Company
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)
Award Number
21G030193
Outline of Good Design Award winners
Outline of Good Design Award winners 2021

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Outline

Wheelchairs for athletics (commonly known as Honda racing wheelchairs). Utilizing knowledge of carbon fiber technology culutivated in F 1 machines and HondaJet. It contributes to increasing awareness of sports for people with disabilities as athletes can gain impression and sympathy from family members, related parties, and all people for their achievement.

Producer

Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Director

Koji Miwa, Executive Chief Engineer, Design Center, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

Designer

Takeshi Koshiishi, Energy & Robotics Design Studio, Life Creation Design Division, Design Center, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

More information

https://www.honda.co.jp/philanthropy/contents/culture-sports/wheelchair_racing/

Already on the market
2019/2/28
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