Jaguar I-Pace chief car designer Ian Callum

Jaguar I-PACE Los Angeles, 14 November 2016 - Ian Callum, Director of Design, said: “The I-PACE Concept represents the next generation of the electric vehicle design. It’s a dramatic, future-facing cab-forward design with a beautiful interior – the product of authentic Jaguar DNA, electric technology, and contemporary craftsmanship. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="44"] Better than any 3D I-MAX [...]

Ital design chief car designer Filippo Perini

We caught up with Chief car designer for Italdesign, Filippo Perini at the Concorso Italiano. Perini talks about designing Lamborghini cars and being the chief designer for Ital design. Perini is an engineer and a car designer. He wanted to be a car designer, but his Mother requested he become an engineer first. [...]

My favorite videos of GM’s Ed Welburn

2008 - Ed Welburn talking about the just released Chevy Volt It had to happen at some point after all Ed Welburn had been with General Motors for forty-four years. He has been preparing us for this moment for a couple of years; talking more and more about the "team" instead of going through the [...]

Three gallons of gasoline in three days in a 2016 Nissan Sentra

The resort at Pelican Hill [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="20"] While others are covering plants, stocking wood for fires and turning up the heat, I am sliding open the balcony door at The Resort at Pelican Hill to breathe in the seventy-degree salt-tinged ocean air. The resort is right on the Newport Beach coastline, a perfect place for [...]

Liz Wetzel, Buick Cascada interior designer

Liz Wetzel, Buick Cascada interior designer, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show pre-show. The last time Buick made a convertible, the Reatta, in the United States George H.W. Bush was President. There are two models; Buick Cascada and Cascada Premium. You can see, from [...]

Ed Welburn, chief designer talking about General Motors global design

We caught up with Ed Welburn, GM Global designer, and talked to him about Buicks and design. General Motors is racking up the awards for some of the new cars it is producing. Ed talks about his favorite design. What are the traits of a Buick? How much of the LaCrosse is from [...]

Andrew Clark, Garage 54, functional car art

Car parts into art Breathing new life into failed or forgotten, twisted or rusted parts and pieces are Andrew Clark's motto. Andrew Clark, Garage 54, turns classic cars, and other vehicles, into works of functional art. These functional work-of-art pieces are available at amazing prices for the one-of-a-kind work he does. You can find more [...]

Derek Jenkins out as head of design for Mazda

Car designer out before major launch Derek Jenkins is no longer the head of design as confirmed by Eric Booth, Senior Manager, Public Relations at Mazda North American Operations. According to Booth, Jenkins' last day was Friday, July 17, 2015, just days before the launch of the 2016 Mazda CX-3, "His last day was Friday. [...]