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10 reasons why every designer should learn 3D

10 reasons why every designer should learn 3D

Are you already designing in 3D? If not, this is a list of 10 reasons why should probably consider learning some 3D skills - and thanks to the available software and training, today is the best time ever to start.
Review: New “3D Cars

Review: New “3D Cars – Inside Out” Blender Course

The new training course by CGMasters explains advanced SubD (subdivision surfaces) modeling techniques for creating car 3D models in Blender with high quality surfaces.
Exclusive: the design story of the Pininfarina Apricale hypercar

Exclusive: the design story of the Pininfarina Apricale hypercar

The design story of the Apricale hypercar styled by Pininfarina and developed by Viritech: an exclusive in-depth interview with the design team.

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Sketch-it! #52 Automotive rendering video demo

Sketch-it! #52 Automotive rendering video demo

In this time-lapse video Leandro Trovati shows how to render a sketch in Photoshop using vector shapes as masks.
Car Design 101

Car Design 101 – Proportions

In this video designer Berk Kaplan shows how to draw a modern E segment sedan in Photoshop focusing on proportions.
Professional Car Design: Sketching a Super Car

Professional Car Design: Sketching a Super Car

ArtCenter Transportation Design instructor Leon Paz demonstrates how to sketch a super car using pencil and markers. Tutorial in two parts.

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Stellantis launches annual Drive for Design contest

Stellantis launches annual Drive for Design contest

Stellantis has launched the new edition of its Drive for Design Contest for US high school students. The deadline is April 12, 2024 and the top prize is an internship at Ram Truck design studio.
Polestar 2024 Design Contest in collaboration with Hot Wheels
8 Mar / News

Polestar 2024 Design Contest in collaboration with Hot Wheels

Polestar has launched its 2024 Design Contest in collaboration with Hot Wheels tasking designers to take inspiration from the imagination of their youth.
Ferrari celebrates GTO 40th Anniversary with GTO Legacy Tour 2024
4 Mar / Design Events

Ferrari celebrates GTO 40th Anniversary with GTO Legacy Tour 2024

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic GTO, Ferrari has announced a series of events in the Italian Dolomites in early October 2024.
Rolls-Royce Arcadia Droptail: Design Gallery
4 Mar / Special Cars

Rolls-Royce Arcadia Droptail: Design Gallery

Sketch Renders and photos from the design development process of the Rolls-Royce Arcadia Droptail one-off. Check the article here.
IAAD announces Design Talk with Dave Amantea in partnership with Art Center

IAAD announces Design Talk with Dave Amantea in partnership with Art Center

For their newly formed academic partnership, IAAD. and ArtCenter College of Design have launched “9649 Design Talks”. The first event - open to the public - is a talk by Pininfarina Chief Design Office Davide Amantea. The talk takes place...
Rolls-Royce Arcadia Droptail
1 Mar / Special Cars

Rolls-Royce Arcadia Droptail

Rolls-Royce has revealed the Arcadia Droptail, an exclusive coachbuilt private commission inspired by the themes of tranquillity, modern tropical sky gardens and British Biomimetic architecture.
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“GM’s Marvelous Motorama” at Petersen Automotive Museum celebrates Dream Cars from the 1950s

The Petersen Automotive Museum will celebrate “Dream Cars” from the 1950s with the exhibit “GM's Marvelous Motorama: Dream Cars From the Joe Bortz Collection,” which will open on March 16, 2024.
Synergy Concept

Synergy Concept – Polestar Design Contest 2022 Winner

At the IAA 2023 in Munich Polestar presented Synergy, the winning design from the latest Polestar Design Contest, developed in a 1:1 scale model. The company also announced a partnership with Hot Wheels.
Opel Experimental Concept
29 Feb / Concept Cars

Opel Experimental Concept – Design Gallery

The offial sketches and renders of the 2023 Opel Experimental Concept, a study presented at the 2023 IAA Mobility in Munich.
Volkswagen ID.7

Volkswagen ID.7 – Design Sketches

The official design sketches of the Volkswagen ID.7, the E-segment all-eletric sedan launched in 2023.
AGTZ Twin Tail by Zagato pays homage to the Alpine A220
26 Feb / Special Cars

AGTZ Twin Tail by Zagato pays homage to the Alpine A220

Developed by the Italian coachbuilder in collaboration with La Squadra, the AGTZ Twin Tail is a limited production GT, featuring a removable long tail, that pays homage to the 1968 Alpine A220 Le Mans racer.
Chrysler Halcyon Concept: Design Gallery
19 Feb / News

Chrysler Halcyon Concept: Design Gallery

The set of official sketches and renders for the Lalcyon Concept, revealed by Chrysler last week.
Massimo Frascella is the new Head of Audi Design

Massimo Frascella is the new Head of Audi Design

Audi has appointed Massimo Frascella as new Head of Design., effective JUne 1st 2024. He will succeed Marc Lichte, who will take a new role within the group.
Mercedes-Benz One-Eleven Concept: the design
12 Feb / Concept Cars

Mercedes-Benz One-Eleven Concept: the design

Inspired by the iconic C 111 experimental vehicles from the 1960s and 70s, the Mercedes-Benz Vision One-Eleven Concept combines a highly dynamic design language with innovative all-electric powertrain technology.
IAAD. atTRAACTION 15×30: Transportation Design Course

IAAD. atTRAACTION 15×30: Transportation Design Course – Early Bird 15%

To all foreign students (living abroad) who dream of studying Transportation Design in Italy, IAAD. dedicates the promo atTRAACTION 15x30, which provides a 15% Early Bird discount on tuition fees. The promo is valid for the first 30 students who...
Restyled Škoda Octavia: first sketches
7 Feb / Production Cars

Restyled Škoda Octavia: first sketches

Škoda Auto has released a set of exterior sketches of the refreshed Octavia, featuring new headlights, redesigned bumpers, and an updated grille. The digital global premiere is set for 14 February.
Honda 0 Series: Saloon and Space-Hub Concepts
6 Feb / Concept Cars

Honda 0 Series: Saloon and Space-Hub Concepts

Announced in January, the “Honda 0 Series,”is a new EV series that will be launched globally starting in 2026. The first two concept models, Saloon and Space-Hub, werre unveiled at the CES 2024 in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. Honda also presented the...
Frank Stephenson Design partners with The Glasgow School of Art

Frank Stephenson Design partners with The Glasgow School of Art

Frank Stephenson Design has announced a partnership with The Glasgow School of Art (GSA), involving students from the Product Design Engineering (PDE) programme.

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