Car Design Competitions
The winners of the 2007 World Automotive Design Competition, sponsored by Autodesk and hosted by the Canadian International AutoShow (CIAS).
The Citroen C-Metisse Concept has won the 2006 edition of the Louis Vuitton Classic Concept Award, that goes to the best working prototype of the year. The ceremony will take place at the Geneva Motor Show.
DesignerTechniques has announced its second car design competition. The futuristic theme of this edition is a moon recreational vehicle and the submission deadline is 30 April 2007.
Peugeot has annouced the winner of the 2007 Design Contest. The first prize goes to the Flux Concept by Mihai Panaitescu.
BMW has announced the 2007 edition of the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. It will take place at Cernobbio, near Como's Lake in Italy, on 21-22 April 2007.
Car Design News has announced the winners of its Car Design of the Year Awards. The Saab Aero X has won the Concept category, while the Alfa 8C Competizione has placed first in the Production class.
Peugeot has annouced the 10 winning entries selected by visitors of the competition website. The winner will be revealed at the end of February 2007.
The Liion Concept combines car and motorcycle design: it is a three-wheeler sporty vehicle, with a rear in-wheel electric motor and powered by Li-ion cells.
The Flux concept is a fun-to-drive compact sporty roadster with an hydrogen powerplant and plastic body panels. The exterior design is based on flowing surfaces with transitions between hard and smooth lines.
The Peugeot 910 is a three-seater compact vehicle with a panoramic glass roof, an exterior design with rounded-shaped volumes and transparent surfaces for maximizing visibility.
Online community Product Design Forums features a "Finished Project" section with many entries submitted to the 2007 edition of the Peugeot Design Contest.
Automotive Design & Production magazine selected the 2007 Saturn Sky (exterior) and 2007 GMC Yukon (interior) as the winners of the 2007 Excellence in Automotive Design Awards.
Fiat has announced a car design competition open to eight international design schools: the goal is to stimulate new ideas and proposals for the Group's future models.
To celebrate its 10th anniversary Daihatsu has launched a car design competition, open to university students in their final year of study. The theme is "Small Cars for Years 2030 to 2050" and the registration deadline is 30th November.
The winners of the 14th edition of "L'Automobile più Bella del Mondo" competition, that took place at the Arena Civica in Milan, Italy, on 27th October.
Interior Motives has announced the winners of its Design Awards 2006 competition. The main winner is Iman Maghsoudi of the Azad University (Tehran, Iran), who has received the Best Overall Automotive Interior, Best Conceptual Interior and Best...
LAVoice.org has published the first images of the entries for the Design Challenge competition featured at the 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show.
Scion has announced a design competition open to US residents where partecipants are invited to create a flexible showroom design that facilitates the Brand discovery and the sales process. The submission deadline is 10 November 2006.
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