Automotive Design

Christopher Chapman appointed Hyundai America Chief Designer
28 Dec 2011

Christopher Chapman appointed Hyundai America Chief Designer

Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI) has announced that Christopher Chapman has been named chief designer of the Hyundai Design Center in Irvine, Calif.
Ford Evos Concept Sleigh
25 Dec 2011

Ford Evos Concept Sleigh

For this year's Season's Greetings, Ford has released a humorous press release about a new eco-friendly sleigh concept to downsize Santa’s carbon footprint.
Saab files for bankruptcy
22 Dec 2011

Saab files for bankruptcy

After the recent struggles to stay in business, Saab has finally filed for bankruptcy. It could be the end for the Swedish iconic automotive brand, founded in 1937.
Wolfgang Egger takes charge of Audi Brand Design
21 Dec 2011

Wolfgang Egger takes charge of Audi Brand Design

Audi has announced that Wolfgang Egger, currently Head of Audi Group Design, will also be taking charge of Audi Brand Design on an operational level from February 1, 2012.
Dream It: a documentary on Korean automotive designers
20 Dec 2011

Dream It: a documentary on Korean automotive designers

A video documentary by Arirang TV that presents the careers of three Korean automotive designers: Jae S. Min, Sean Lo and Bum-suk Lim.
Giugiaro awarded by South Korean Government
19 Dec 2011

Giugiaro awarded by South Korean Government

Giorgetto Giugiaro has received the Order of Merit from the the President of the Republic of Korea Lee Myung-bak for his contribution to the economic development of the country.
How to Draw Cars Now! DVD set
14 Dec 2011

How to Draw Cars Now! DVD set

"How to Draw Cars Now!" is a two-disc instructional DVD set created by Arvind Ramkrishna from Driven Mavens. It focuses on both analog and digital car drawing techniques and can be supported via Kickstarter.
Interview with concept designer Daniel Simon
12 Dec 2011

Interview with concept designer Daniel Simon

Core77 has published a three parts interview with concept designer Daniel Simon, author of Cosmic Motors and designer of the vehicles featured in Tron Legacy and Captain America. The video was shot during Autodesk University 2011.
Ferrari Tailor-Made program
11 Dec 2011

Ferrari Tailor-Made program

Ferrari Tailor-Made is a new personalization program that allows clients to choose exclusive materials and trims among three collections under the guidance of a Personal Designer.
Volvo Design Director reinterprets the P1800
9 Dec 2011

Volvo Design Director reinterprets the P1800

Volvo Design Director Chris Benjamin has created two sketches that reinterpret the iconic P1800 model with the brand's current design language.
Cadillac Ciel Concept: design video tour
7 Dec 2011

Cadillac Ciel Concept: design video tour

A video on the design of the Cadillac Ciel Concept, shot at the GM Advanced Design Studio in California, presented by Ed Welburn and aired by NBC during the latest episode of Jay Leno’s Garage.
Isuzu T-Next Concept
3 Dec 2011

Isuzu T-Next Concept

At the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show Isuzu has displayed a design study of a modern tractor unit focused on aerodynamic efficiency and safety.
Interviews with GM design executives by Bobby Likis
2 Dec 2011

Interviews with GM design executives by Bobby Likis

At the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show automotive expert Bobby Likis has interviewed GM design executives and managers Ed Welborn, Eric Clough, Tom Peters and Niki Smart. The interviews are available for download in mp3.
Audi to renew its design language
25 Nov 2011

Audi to renew its design language

Audi has announced it is currently developing a renewed design language with the goal of differentiating its models by creating three distinctive families of vehicles.
Sergio Scaglietti dies at 91
22 Nov 2011

Sergio Scaglietti dies at 91

Legendary coachbuilder Sergio Scaglietti has passed away at 91. His Carrozzeria Scaglietti created some of the most beautiful Ferraris of the past such as the 1957 Testa Rossa and the 1962 250 GTO.
Volvo new XC90: design preview
18 Nov 2011

Volvo new XC90: design preview

Car and Driver has revealed a set of official design sketches that preview the next-generation Volvo XC90 crossover, expected for launch in 2014.
Chris Bangle wins Lifetime Award by EyesOn Design
15 Nov 2011

Chris Bangle wins Lifetime Award by EyesOn Design

The Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology has announced that Chris Bangle has bees selected for the 2012 Lifetime Design Achievement Award for his career in vehicle design.
Hyundai USA: design videos
15 Nov 2011

Hyundai USA: design videos

Two official videos that give some insights on the activities of the Hyundai Design Center for North America and on the design of the 2011 Sonata.

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