Volkswagen introduced protective cases for smartphones Apple iPhone 8 from metal parts of cars that were broken into an accident
The Swedish division of Volkswagen together NordDDB decided to release a batch of protective covers for the iPhone 8. When they were manufactured, sheet metal was used from cars of the German brand, which were crashed in accidents. All these accidents were caused by drivers who used their smartphones while driving without having a special headset.
Protective covers come in a limited number of 153 pieces, each made by hand. According to Volkswagen, such cases will be a warning to car owners about the inadmissibility of being distracted by gadgets during the trip. The price for one case is $ 69.
“We know, often while driving a car you get a smartphone to answer the call or write a message. However, it should be remembered that at the same time the risk of getting into an accident grows 23 times. Therefore, it is important to understand how serious this problem is. Such protective covers on the phone will force you to think twice before using the smartphone, “said Volkswagen spokesman Johan Karlsson.