Car Design Blog

Reading Week July 8 2016

08 July 2016

Our selection of some of the week's other design-related stories

Reading Week 24 June 2016

24 June 2016

Stories that have caught our eye this week

Reading Week 20 May 2016

20 May 2016

Significant moments and interesting news items that caught our eye this week

Worth a read: The Story Behind GM's Celebrated 'Damsels of Design'

07 April 2016

Article part of Core77's Designing Women series

Specialized creates Very Special Things

03 September 2015

Specialized bike's creative director, Robert Egger

Blog from US-based bike maker shows the work of its advanced designers

Hyundai North America's design studio and its mixed bag of concepts

12 August 2015

A chronology of concepts from HCD that tells an interesting story

Rimowa recreates the aircraft that inspired its trademark aluminium suitcases

28 July 2015

Luggage-maker to offer hand-made recreations of the 1919 Junkers F13

Maserati Boomerang comes back to auction

09 June 2015

1971 Maserati Boomerang concept car will return to the auction block in September. Fingers crossed for a big lottery win in the meantime...

An Art Car? Seems like an original idea…

08 June 2015

2015 Aston Martin Vantage art car

Aston Martin hijacks the 40th anniversary of BMW's original art car

Worth a read: Wired's 'Why Getting It Wrong Is the Future of Design' Subsriber

25 September 2014

Wired has just published a series of short articles entitled 13 Lessons for Design's New Golden Age. While there are some interesting examples cited in the piece, the concluding article, ‘Why Getting It Wrong Is the Future of Design' by the former creative director of Wired magazine, Scott Dadich, feels like it has particular resonance for car design.