Veganism is now a strict diet for many people. And with it often comes a set of lifestyle choices that are similarly animal-free in nature.
For automotive content suppliers, that raises new material concerns based around the use of synthetic leathers.
Last year, Audi rolled out the striking e-tron GT concept, a low-slung, wide, all-wheel-drive performance sedan. Inside, the concept had a modern and sleek interior on a par with the offerings of a trendy furniture store. Its four-seat cabin was also vegan, meaning there were no animal-based products to be found.