Breaking: Giugiaro resigns from Italdesign

3 July 2015 | Automotive Design

Breaking: Giugiaro resigns from Italdesign

Giorgetto Giugiaro has sold his family's remaining 9.9% stake in Italdesign Giugiaro to the Volkswagen group, via Audi, and with his son Fabrizio left the company he founded in 1968.

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Lexus designer explains how to sketch a car

1 July 2015 | Automotive Design

Lexus designer explains how to sketch a car

In an official video, Lexus designer Shahidul Syed Alam shows how he creates a design render of the LF-SA Concept, from the sketch on paper to the final touches in Photoshop.

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Lotus unveils the 3-Eleven, its quickest production car ever

1 July 2015 | Production Cars

Lotus unveils the 3-Eleven, its quickest production car ever

At the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed Lotus has presented the 3-Eleven, a radical track-focused open sportscar with a 450hp V6 engine and...

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