Tag Archives: design

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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