Automotive and Toy Design
Toddler’s Universal Enjoyable Locomotion, a mobility product targetting physically disabled kids, suffering from leg injuries or amputation, and healthy kids ranging between the age of 3-5 years old; bringing them together for a shared childhood experience.
Based on a long process, from observation of people’s mobility needs in the streets, to an extensive research in the field of physical disabilities, its emotional and physical consequences, and children psychology, physiology and features of play, a design process is used to find a gap in the market and explore possible solutions and opportunities.
The final design integrates a mechanism that offers physically disabled kids an experience of freedom, interaction, development and self-confidence boosting through mobilizing without feeling differentiated. While healthy kids will enjoy a fun, enjoyable and a non-conventional new ride.