Car Design Competitions
Sponsored by the FCA US Product Design team, the 2016 Drive for Design contest is a competition that asks to high school students to design a Dodge SRT Hellcat for the year 2025.
Ferrari has revealed the 12 finalist projects of its Top Design School Challenge, which tasked students from 50 top design schools to create the Ferrari for the year 2040.
The 2015 edition of the LA Design Challenge has been completely renewed and will challenge automotive and entertainment design studios to reimagine the auto industry.
The Royal Automobile Club and Royal College of Art have announced the results of their Anglo-American Emeritus Design competition, won by Pontus Merkel with a veteran car of the future.
Michelin has announced the theme of its annual design contest, that pays homage to the Le Mans 24 Hours by asking to create a racecar for the year 2030.
3D marketplace Humster3D has launched the Car Render Challenge, asking participants to submit a render of an original vehicle. The deadline for submission is November 24, 2015.
The complete gallery of finalists projects from the Michelin Challenge Design 2016.
Michelin has announced the 14 winners of the global 2016 Michelin Challenge Design, “Mobility for All – Designing for the Next Frontier.” The first three prizes were won by teams from India, Colombia and South Korea.
Italian alloy wheel maker OZ has launched an online competition asking participants to create a sporty after-market wheel. The deadline is 4 November 2015.
Malaysian carmaker Proton has launched a contest asking to create a futuristic family car. The competition is open to Malaysians only and the deadline for submission is September 1, 2015.
UPS and Rizoma have launched a concept design competition asking young Italian design students to come up with innovative solution for urban mobility on two wheels.
Local Motors has announced the results of its Project Redacted competition for a 3D printed production vehicle. The winning project is a flexible concept by Kevin Lo.
The deadline for submitting entries for the 2016 Michelin Challenge Design is Monday, June 1, 2015.
Mattel has partnered with crowdsourcing organization Quirky forseeking ideas and designs for some of its most famous brands, including the Hot Wheels die-cast toy cars.
A student association at Indonesian Petra University has launched a car design sketch contest for students, asking to create a futuristic eco-friendly urban vehicle. The deadline is June 8, 2015.
Toyota Material Handling Europe has launched the second edition of the Logistic Design Competition, asking European design students and recent graduates to envision the future look of their forklift models.
SAIC has announced the launch of the 3rd “Roewe·MG Cup” Auto Design Award, asking design students to create a vehicle for the Roewe brand based on the theme 'Intelligent Future'.
Held on last 13 January at the the Tangent Gallery in Detroit, the Middlecott Sketchbattle Experiment featured a sketch fight among 13 young designers. The first place was won by Darby Barber from CCS.
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