LTU and Ford launch

30 September 2014 | Car Design Competitions

LTU and Ford launch “Designing For The Future” Competition

Ford and Lawrence Tech University (LTU) have again teamed up for a design competition asking prospecting students to reinterpret the Ford Cortina for the year 2030. The prizes include over $100,000 in scholarships.

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Toyota FT-1 / FT-1 Vision GT Concepts: design videos

30 September 2014 | Automotive Design

Toyota FT-1 / FT-1 Vision GT Concepts: design videos

Four different videos that give an overview of the design process behind the Toyota FT-1 Vision GT Concept and FT-1 Concept. Featuring interviews with designers and exclusive footage.

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Honda Civic Type R

30 September 2014 | Concept Cars

Honda Civic Type R

Honda has released new details on the upcoming Civic Type R, that will be the most extreme Type R yet thanks to its 280 hp powerplant. It will go on sale in 2015.

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Chevrolet 2015 Colorado Sport Concept

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At the State Fair of Texas Chevrolet has revealed the Colorado Sport Concept, a special edition featuring a package of lifestyle-oriented and personalization accessories.
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General Motors’ manufacturing team has challenged four major universities to find new uses for additive manufacturing – 3D printing – and augmented reality.
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Autostyle Design Competition 2014

Autostyle Design Competition 2014

Berman has announced the 11th edition of Autosytle Design Competition, which will take place in Palazzo Te - Mantua on October 9-10 2014. It will feature an axhibition, a contest and a series of design workshops.
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At the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hannover, Iveco has unveiled the Vision Concept, a design study of a commercial vehicle that explores solutions and for cargo management and low environmental impact.
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“Most Legendary Car” Render Competition

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