Car Design Competitions
26 Nov 2013
500 Group and GrabCAD have launched a new Supercar Body Challenge, asking participants to create a body for a 1000+hp twin turbo roadster. The deadline is January 13, 2014.
19 Nov 2013
Dassault Systèmes and AutoDesign&Styling have announced the theme of their international competition for young designers. Participants are aksed to create an object of everyday life inspired by the spirif of Prague.
14 Nov 2013
Michelin has announced the theme of the 2015 edition of its Design Challenge. The contest is titled "Drive Your Passion - Engaging Senses, Soul and Emotion" and asks to create exciting cars matched to an iconic road.
7 Nov 2013
Humster3D website has launched a vehicle 3D competition, asking participants to create a rendering of an original or existing car. The deadline is February 1st, 2014.
23 Oct 2013
Local Motors has announced the results of its Active Lifestyle design competition. The first winners are John Bukasa, Lucian Nicolae Acatrinei and Xavier Gordillo.
15 Oct 2013
The exclusive gallery of winning entries from the 1st Roewe-MG Cup design competition by SAIC.
15 Oct 2013
SAIC has announced the results of its first design competition, whih asked participants to create a Roewe car for the year 2020. The first three winners are Sun Jiajun, Qian Junlin and Zhang Mingxi.
14 Oct 2013
Chrysler has launched the “Autorama High School Design Competition 2014”, a contest open to high school students attending a Michigan public school. The deadline for submission is January 10th, 2014.
11 Oct 2013
A selection of the entries for the first two rounds of the "Capture the Emotion" truck design sketching competition.
7 Oct 2013
The results of the Autostyle 2013 design competition were announced at the recent Autostyle 2013 event (October 3-4, 2013). The winners are three Italian and two French design students.
30 Sep 2013
Spark>Transport! is an international competition open to professional designers worldwide. The Late Deadline is October 10.
24 Sep 2013
Michelin Challenge Design has released the videos from the panel discussion on autonomous vehicle development and design.
23 Sep 2013
Michelin has announced the names and home countries of the 15 finalists of the 2014 Michelin Challenge Design, “Driven/Undriven: The Duality of Tomorrow’s Automobile.”
23 Sep 2013
VDA has announced the winners of the 2013 edition of their Design Award. The first three prizes were won by Eric Leong, Gaurang Rajan Nagre and Kirk Dyer.
20 Sep 2013
Lada and Russian online community VKontakte have started a sketching competition asking participants to create their vision of the carmaker's future. The submission deadline is the end of 2013.
18 Sep 2013
DesignerTechniques and Facebook's CarDesignPage have launched a 8-week long sketching competition open to students, asking each week to design heavy goods vehicles based on specific themes.
20 Aug 2013
Ford Motor Company Fund and Lawrence Technological University are launching the 2014 edition of their "Designing for the Future Competition", with over $100,000 in scholarships to be awarded.
1 Aug 2013
Lexus has launched the second edition of its Design Award, an international competition targeting designers from various creative fields. The contest theme is Curiosity and the submission deadline is 15 October 2013.