The Automotive Design & Production Production Zone consists of the hardware—tools, machining centers, grinders, etc.—that is used in automotive manufacturing.
Although the exterior design is something to behold, the cockpit isn’t any less considered and executed.
Ford is taking its Edge to a lot of markets—more than 100. So this second-generation of its midsize two-row crossover has to check a lot of boxes.
It’s a midcycle update, but more than just a nip-and-tuck for the entry-level Acura, the ILX.
The last-generation Hyundai Sonata changed the midsize segment through its design. So what does the company do for an encore?
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.
Although the 2016 Camaro won’t be fully revealed for a couple of weeks, Chevrolet has released some imagines that strongly indicate that the exterior design will have the mechatronic edginess of the 2014 Corvette Stingray: That is, it is a design that combines something of a sharp machine aesthetic that screams “function” with an ultramodern, nearly electronic ethos.
This is Klaus Busse: If you were asked to, you’d probably guess that he’s a designer.
Some people may look at the hipster in this MINI and think of those Charles Schultz drawings of Snoopy sitting on top of the dog house, wearing a World War I leather flying helmet, scarf, and large goggles.