Latest Automotive design Stories

2011-08-17 08:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For decades, automobiles have played important roles in some of Hollywood's most popular films.

2011-06-27 07:00:00

DETROIT, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The General Motors Foundation today announced a $2.5-million donation to the College for Creative Studies (CCS), strengthening a longstanding commitment to the world's leading educator of automotive designers. CCS, a world-class school for art and design education located in the heart of the city, is an economic engine and leading supplier of creative talent in Michigan.

2011-06-22 13:00:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Faurecia (http://www.faurecia.com) today reminded students enrolled in design schools across the United States and Canada that their entries into the Car Design News-General Motors vehicle-interior design competition are due no later than June 30.

2011-05-17 12:41:00

DEARBORN, Mich., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International Automotive Components (IAC) Group, a global tier one supplier, today presented its Ecoblend Environmental Award to Bozenka Shepherd for her outstanding design concept "the beauty of natural woods" that embraced green mobility and renewable materials in vehicle interiors.

2011-05-16 12:41:00

TROY, Mich., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Rodgers, a Lead Engineer for Interior Systems at Inteva Products, will join other industry leaders at the Ward's Auto Interiors Conference 2011 in a discussion to address innovative technology and industry insights in automotive interiors.

2011-03-03 12:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Motor Press Guild March Dinner.

2011-03-01 11:59:00

GENEVA, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At a press conference hosted by Bridgestone Corporation and the New York International Auto Show at the Geneva International Motor Show, the top three finalists for the World Car of the Year, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year awards were announced today. The winners will be declared at the New York International Auto Show on Thursday, April 21, 2011.

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