We should be happy right about now because a car manufacturer is thinking of producing a car that never gets dirty. If the project is accepted by the customers, car wash owners should look for new ways to make money, because this business will suffer a lot. But, getting back to the car…
Nissan is testing a substance called Ultra-Ever Dry on one of its cars. This is a nanoparticle solution that doesn’t allow water or dirt to adhere to the car. Here’s how it works:
This substance was created using nanotechnology. When it’s used to protect an object from the water, it will create a fine air barrier that does not allow the liquid molecules (dirt) to penetrate or to stick to the treated area.
There are many hydrophobic substances in the world, but none that works this good.