Ford Motor Company Fund and Lawrence Technological University have launched the “Designing for the Future” Competition, a contest open to students that offers over $75,000 in scholarships. The deadline is December 11st 2011.
An extensive gallery of images from the development of the Ford Evos Concept: design sketches, renderings and photos from the prototype construction process. Includes the official design story of the concept car.
Ford has started a €11.6 million expansion of its Cologne-based Design Center. It will be completed within the year and will include a redesign of the existing studios and a new 3,000 square meters facility.
The Ford B-MAX Concept is a production-ready show car that previews the upcoming compact MPV model. Among the features are the door concept with no B-pillars and the exterior design based on the "Kinetic" language.
Unveiled at the 2011 Detroit Motor Show, the Ford Vertrek Concept is a compact SUV that previews the design direction for the next-generation Escape and Kuga models. The design features the latest evolution of the Kinetic language.
Ford Australia has released a design sketch that previews the 2011 Territory SUV model. The design is based on the Kinetic language and could give hints at new SUV models such as the next Escape and Kuga.
The 2011 Ford Explorer SUV features a contemporary design, increased fuel economy, improved driving dynamics and terrain management system, new safety features and an advanced integrated communications and entertainment system.