Tag Archives: design

Hyundai’s new design studio aims to speed up the process


by Damian Morys Photography Hyundai and Genesis are aiming to halve product design cycles, slashing the time it would take them to roll out full model changes. It’s a bid to respond quickly to changing trends and keep products fresh amid toughening competition. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GM veteran joins Chinese rival Chery as design chief


by Dave Adams Automotive Images A GM veteran is joining Chery as design chief, the latest foreign executive to sign on with a Chinese carmaker as local players become more competitive. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan’s new design chief on following a legend


by Damian Morys Photography After 30 years in Nissan studios around the world, Alfonso Albaisa has become Nissan’s first non-Japanese head of global design. He’s ready – even if it means laying down his pencil. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

A new era for Nissan design


by NZ Car Freak Two non-Japanese designers, one a veteran insider, the other just poached from a luxury-brand rival, face a difficult balancing act leading Nissan Motor Co. into an era of new technology. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GMC’s design head adds Buick duties


by Reece Garside | Photography GMC head of design Helen Emsley has been given responsibility for Buick as well, GM’s design chief has confirmed. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Lear seeks edge in seating, electronics with new Detroit design, innovation center


by Ed Yourdon Lear CEO Matt Simoncini believes a new design and innovation center in downtoww Detroit will give the company an advantage as a supplier and designer of advanced seating and electronics technologies. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed