Automotive Design

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This zone includes interviews with top designers, information on software and design tools as well as design strategies used by automakers and automotive suppliers.

ARTICLES

  • Automotive Design
  • Relevance as a Precursor to Elegance: Creating Lincoln Design

    David Woodhouse is the design director for Lincoln Motor Cars. And while he has a life-long love of and appreciation for classic automotive designs of yore, he understands that there is a difference between then and now when it comes to creating vehicle designs for the premium brand.

  • Automotive Design
  • Sharper Focus for the Hyundai Sonata

    The last-generation Hyundai Sonata changed the midsize segment through its design. So what does the company do for an encore?

  • Automotive Design
  • On the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

    They start with the platform that gave rise to the award-winning ATS Sedan, then created a stylish, striking compact coupe that’s targeted at European competitors.

  • Automotive Design
  • The Lexus NX: Competitive Crossover for a Competitive Space

    Here’s a look at the development of a new luxury crossover from the company that arguably created the segment in the first place with its RX 300. This time, it is a compact from Lexus.

  • Automotive Design
  • On the 2015 Hyundai Genesis

    So why does Hyundai have a premium, E-segment car, the Genesis?

    BLOGS

    Electricity Brings BMW & VW Together

    A friend and I were having lunch and the subject of gears—yes, gears as in those often-cylindrical objects with cut or otherwise formed teeth—came up.

    Why That Trout May Taste. . . Tangy

    When you think “Environmental Protection Agency” (EPA) and “auto industry,” tailpipe emissions probably come to mind.

    2015 Chevrolet Colorado 4WD Z71 Crew Short Box

    Clearly, given all of the earned hub-bub about the 2015 Ford F-150, one could have been fairly confident that this trail-breaking truck would win the Motor Trend Truck of the Year Award.