Car Design Competitions
The results of the 6th L'Argus European Design Competition. The winnner is Royal College of Art student Sergio Loureiro with his Coeur concept.
Car Design News has announced the first edition of its all-digital international car design contest. Open to both professional and student designers, it will start on next 16 January and the submission deadline will be 26 March 2008.
The 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show Design Challenge has been won by the Slipstream Concept, a futuristic personal mobility vehicle designed by Volkswagen of America's Design Center in Los Angeles.
The Emotional Hybrid concept by Italian Architect and designer Aldo Meli has received the "Bravo!" award, organized by Fiat and Autocar magazine. The car features an original four-seat layout and canopy opening system.
Mazda has announced the winner of its Design Challenge. The first prize went to Mallory McMorrow, an industrial design student, who will see her concept come to life during the LA Auto Show.
Citroen has launched the first edition of the 'C Design - Combine Connect Create' online competition, open to designers from all over the world. Participants are required to create every-day products by combining parts from Citroen cars, available...
Mattel's Hot Wheels has announced the results of its Designer's Challenge, a competition among six automotive manufacturers tasked with designing a futuristic car that captured the brand's core values of speed and performance.
Mazda has announced the launch of the "Mazda Design Challenge", open to US residents. The winner will have the opportunity to work with Mazda designers on a Concept that will debut at the Los Angeles Motor Show.
Fiat has announced the winners of its "Design the Italian Way" competition, which saw the participation of eight among the world's leading design schools. The official press release includes extensive comments made by Fiat's designers.
Dutch kitcar maker Burton Car has organized a car design contest offering a €12,000 kitcar as a grand prize. The deadline is 30 June 2007.
DesignerTechniques has announced the winners of its 2nd Design Competition, focused on a futuristic moon vehicle. The first three prizes were awarded to Mark Juhasz, Hrvoje Beslic and Ondrej Jirec.
For the 2008 academic year of its Master in Car Design and Mobility, Italian Domus Academy has organized Desire Design, a competition focused on cars with a strong emotional impact. The prizes are two scholarships and an internship at Stile Bertone.
French magazine 'L'Argus de l'automobile' has announced the 6th edition of its Utility Vehicle European Design competition, open to students of design colleges within the European Union. The theme is about urban goods delivery and the submission...
German weblog ChopStars by AutoBild is focused on fake images of tuned vehicles and publishes works made by readers. It has announced a contest that will start at the end of May.
The 2007 edition of the Interior Motives Awards is focused on the 'paradox' theme. The competition is open to design students from all over the world. The submission deadline is 30 April 2007.
BMW, the official sponsor of the event, has released the complete list of the concept cars that will be on display at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. One of the highlights is the Maserati GS Zagato, which will celebrate its world premiere.
Chevrolet has teamed up with the College for Creative Studies (CCS) for a HHR Panel's 'Wrapper' Design Contest. The winning design will be displayed at the New York Auto Show.
The winners of the 2007 World Automotive Design Competition, sponsored by Autodesk and hosted by the Canadian International AutoShow (CIAS).
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