Car Design Competitions
Michelin has announced the theme for its 2016 Challenge Desig, which is "Mobility for All - Designing for the Next Frontier". Registration/Entry will begin October 1, 2014.
The Middlecott Sketchbattle Experiment has announced a car/design/art competition that will take place in Detroit on September 27, 2014 during the Detroit Design Festival.
The Los Angeles Auto Show has announced that the theme for its 11th annual Design Challenge will ask participating design studios to explore the idea: “Sensing the Future: How Will Cars Interact with Us In 2029?”
Michelin has announced the 15 winners of the global 2015 Michelin Challenge Design, “Drive Your Passion: Engaging Senses, Soul and Emotion.” The first place was won by Youngjai Jun and Gunyoung Yoon from South Korea.
Lexus has launched the third edition of its Design Award, an international competition targeted to young designers. The deadline for entry submission is November 3, 2014.
CarDesign.ru has launched the 2014 edition of the Sketch Fighter Concept, a competition in 5+1 rounds organized in collaboration with Milan-based SPD.
Local Motors has announced the results of its first 3D Printed Car Design Challenge. The overll winner is Michele Anoé from Italy, who will have his concept printed in 3D at IMTS this September.
Volvo Trucks has launched a design contest open to UK and Ireland residents asking to design a truck for the year 2050. The deadline for submissions is October 3rd, 2014
SAIC group has announced the launch of the Roewe·MG CUP design competition, challenging design students to create a MG sporty GT for the year 2025.
Volkswagen has launched a design competition asking design students to create a video game car and scenario, focusing on different design categories. The winners will be awarded a six-month internship at the Design Center in Wolfsburg.
Jaguar UK has announced the results of a social media-led design competition in the lead up to Clerkenwell Design Week 2014 (20-22 May). The winner is interior designer and architect Justin Silke.
At the recent Milan Design Week Milan-based Studio Comelli has launched a design competition asking participants to create a sustainable vehilce for mega cities for the year 2025. The deadline is September 15, 2014.
Local Motors has started a design challenge that asks participants to submit a design for a two-seater car to be built using 3D printing technologies. The deadline is May 13, 2014.
grabCAD and 500 Group have announced the results of the 2013 Supercar Body Challenge. The first three winners of the 3D CAD design competition are Greg Thompson, Pedro Almeida and Benjamin Garson.
Auto(r) has launched the 2014 edition of its design challenge, in partnership with Local Motors, Pixologic, Boonar Studio and cardesign.ru. The brief is to create a futuristic tunnel driller and the deadline is April 4, 2014.
A gallery of selected entries from the Weeks 5 and 6 of the Capture the Emotion Truck Design Competition, a contest organized by CarDesign Facebook page and by the authors of the design book Learning Curves. These entries are inspired by the...
A gallery of selected entries from the Capture the Emotion Truck Design Competition., focused on a specific keyword. Weeks 3 and 4, based on the themes "Electric" and "Animal".
All the winners of the 8 weeks design sketch contest “Capture The Emotion”, which tasked participants to create a truck based on a theme specific for each round. The grand winner is Hermann Seitz.
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