Lexus unveils driveable ‘origami car’

If your attempts at origami have amounted to little more than a paper boat, you can’t fail to be impressed by this effort from Lexus.

A lunchtime chat in the factory led to an ambitious project to built a full-scale replica of the luxury car from precision-cut cardboard.

Lexus have made a car out of cardboard

Lexus have made a car out of cardboard

The results were unveiled at Toyota’s headquarters in Surrey and, although the vehicle may be more fragile than the original, it is still driveable ... with care!