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An Idea Became Reality

In 2003, the CAR-shaped home was planned in Salzburg / Gnigl. After several attempts, many ideas, dreams and visions could finally be brought to life and then implemented by a timber construction company from the region.

Encouraged by lively international interest and an onslaught of visitors, the city architect Voglreiter considered converting a publicly accessible CAR building in the form of a gastronomy project in Obertrum am See using a reinforced concrete skeleton construction.

In 2007, The CAR was completed and officially opened. Numerous television stations reported on the unique planning ideas of the city architect from Salzburg.

From 2007 to 2012, the catering business was run successfully. From 2012 to 2017, the city architect Voglreiter used this unique  building as his office premises and like a trademark for various project presentations. Currently, a vision is developing that will bring this extraordinary architectural object to drive...