Derek Jenkins out as head of design for Mazda

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:54+00:00 July 22nd, 2015|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Car designers, Mazda|Tags: , , , , |

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. Derek was a huge part of [...]

2016 Mazda CX3 on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:06+00:00 December 5th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Mazda, Technology, Video|

Derek Jenkins, Mazda's North America Design Director, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation at the Los Angeles auto show about the all new subcompact 2016 Mazda CX-3. The CX-3 is the fifth model in Mazdas line-up that features SKYACTIV Technology and Kodo design. Jenkins takes us through the interior of the car [...]

2013 Shanghai auto show floor scenes

By | 2016-09-25T20:32:14+00:00 May 18th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Buick, BYD, Cadillac, Car shows, Chevy, Continental AG, Infiniti, Kia, Manufacturers, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Opel, Suppliers, Technology, Video, Volvo|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shanghai, China - Scenes from the 2013 Shanghai auto show includes the women, the characters, the police and the cars. Watch the video to see BMW, BYD, Peugeot, Renault, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac, Geely, Opel, Mazda, Smart, Brabus, Citroen, Luxgen, JAC, Infiniti, Volvo, Continental, Buick, Kia, Chevy and Jeep on the floor of the Shanghai auto [...]

Mazda’s Derrick Jenkins on the 2014 Mazda Mazda6 on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:50+00:00 March 1st, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car designers, Concept cars, Mazda, Video, youtube.com|

Mazda's Chief designer, Derrick Jenkins, talks about the history of the Mazda6 design. Mazda has brought out concept cars for many years, each more beautiful than the previous one. Now Mazda is producing aspects of those concept designs on production vehicles. Jenkins went to school for car design. What is the one thing in the [...]