I heard about this on the sundance-communications message board.
It's an amazing and practical invention, that I would guess will become standard in the years to come on new vehicles.
Digg this story
Their web-site : DISAPPEARING CAR DOOR©
The original inventors and designers of the exciting Disappearing Car Door technology are now in a position to equip your favorite car with our cool, sexy, safe and convenient automatic car door or design an original vehicle body incorporating this unique technology.
Our vehicle architecture offers an attractive rethink for car design and adds greatly to overall vehicle safety including our structural reintegration of the door with the unibody and our cruciform car door frame technology.
We work with the finest and most experienced coach builders in the US and Europe, ensuring that your car will be manufactured to the highest quality, reliability and safety standards, including a manual override for car door operation.
One thing is for sure, you will definitely grab everyone's attention when you drive a car with Disappearing Doors! No matter where you are, whether driving to the club, grocery store, gas station, or restaurant, your drivable work of art will be appreciated and admired. When you pull up next to other high end cars, yours will render them boring by comparison!