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1994 Renault Modus

In 1994, Renault presented the Modus concept compact MPV at the Paris Motor Show. Its feature is a horseshoe-shaped base on which several different modules could be attached.

The car could act as an open truck or a closed van. A special compartment with a large refrigerator was provided for the delivery of perishable food or medicine. Finally, installing a glazed module with the inscription "TAXI," designed to carry six passengers.

The Modus "helicopter" cockpit had a telephone, fax, and Carminat satellite navigation system, used by Renault on production vehicles a year after the prototype debuted.

"Modus" is considered one of the most significant concept cars of the 90s, setting the general trend for the further development of small multifunctional vehicles.