Design Essays

Stylists or designers? by Peter Stevens

Stylists or designers? by Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

02 March 2015
The Apple Car and the conflict of two civilizations

The Apple Car and the conflict of two civilizations

The rumor that Apple is working on a car, codenamed Project Titan, has been prominent across news feeds, both online and in print. What started as a low...

24 February 2015
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Human Machine Interface: The leading edge - Part Two

Human Machine Interface: The leading edge - Part Two

In our first essay, we looked at the current status of in-car HMI, as well as some of the challenges facing the industry. In part two, we go hands-on wi...

24 February 2015
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Syd Mead - Futurist, utopian and designer by Peter Stevens

Syd Mead - Futurist, utopian and designer by Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

23 February 2015
Where have all the cool buses gone? By Peter Stevens

Where have all the cool buses gone? By Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

16 February 2015
The Mini: growing up or just growing? by Peter Stevens

The Mini: growing up or just growing? by Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

09 February 2015
The ‘A’ pillar - one of the most challenging parts of a car by Peter Stevens

The ‘A’ pillar - one of the most challenging parts of a car by Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

26 January 2015
What exactly is the point of ‘concept’ or showcars? - Part 2 by Peter Stevens

What exactly is the point of ‘concept’ or showcars? - Part 2 by Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

19 January 2015
Will the autonomous car revive the monovolume?

Will the autonomous car revive the monovolume?

The monovolume body package has a long and storied history in the annals of automotive design. First emerging in the streamlined era of the 1930s, the m...

19 January 2015
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What exactly is the point of ‘concept’ or showcars? - Part 1 by Peter Stevens

What exactly is the point of ‘concept’ or showcars? - Part 1 by Peter Stevens

This post was re-published with the kind permission of Peter Stevens, one of Britain's most well-known and sought-after automotive and industrial design...

07 January 2015