Its features will include automatic transmission, parking and navigation aids and a jack for changing tyres without getting
grease on your chador. Iran's biggest car producer, Iran Khodro, says it will come in a range of feminine colours and interior designs.
Other features are proposed to make it easier for women when they are doing the family shopping or taking their children to school.
If that suggests a degree of sexist stereotyping in Iranian society, it is, just possibly, true.
I would say so.