Honda Project Leader on the design of the new HR-V

20 May 2015 | Automotive Design

Honda Project Leader on the design of the new HR-V

In an official document Masaki Kobayashi gives an insight into the creation of the all-new HR-V, the crossover that blends the dynamism of a Coupé with the toughness of an SUV.

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Chevrolet unveils the 2016 Camaro

19 May 2015 | Production Cars

Chevrolet unveils the 2016 Camaro

The sixth-gen Camaro is based on a leaner and smaller platform, offers improved performance and an evolved, sculpted exterior that blends the trademark styling cues with aerodynamic efficiency.

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Kumho awarded for Maxplo Concept Tire

19 May 2015 | Automotive Design

Kumho awarded for Maxplo Concept Tire

Tire manufacturer Kumho has been awarded the top honour in the Futuristic class of the much coveted Italian A’ Design Awards for its super-low aspect ratio Maxplo concept tire.

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Toyota launches Forklift Design Competition

Toyota launches Forklift Design Competition

Toyota Material Handling Europe has launched the second edition of the Logistic Design Competition, asking European design students and recent graduates to envision the future look of their forklift models. 
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General Motors will invest $1 billion in its Warren Technical Center campus. Updates will include new design studios
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During the Infiniti Design Night at Auto Shanghai 2015, Infiniti has presented the physical model of its Concept Vision Gran Turismo created for the GT6 game.
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Jaguar designer creates artwork on Jaguar classic bonnets

Jaguar designer César Pieri has created and hand painted a collection of artworks that pay homage to the british brand. They will be on display at Fargo Creative Village in Coventry, UK.
GM renovates the Design Dome

GM renovates the Design Dome

General Motors has completed the modernization of its iconic Design Dome at the Tech Center in Warren, MI.
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Autodesk partners with Microsoft for advancing 3D Printing and Visualisation

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BMW develops 1970 3.0 CSL-inspired Hommage Concept

At the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este BMW will debut the BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage, a model that pays tribute to the BMW 3.0 CSL, the iconic BMW Coupe from the 1970s. 
Keyshot announces Singapore Advanced Design Workshop with Luigi Memola

Keyshot announces Singapore Advanced Design Workshop with Luigi Memola

Titled "Digital tools for design and Advance Design Workshop" the free workshop will be held in Singapore on May 27th and will be presented by concept designer and 3D artist Luigi Memola.
Peugeot Vision Gran Turismo Concept: design gallery
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Peugeot Vision Gran Turismo Concept: design gallery

The official sketches and renders of the Vision Gran Turismo Concept racer by Peugeot.
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Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport Concept: preview design sketches

At the Wörthersee 2015 event Volkswagen will present the Golf GTI Clubsport, una high-performance vehicle that could anticipate a production model.
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