Geely’s car designer, Peter Horbury, at 2011 LA auto show

Peter Horbury has worked all over the world in different car companies as a famed car designer. He is best known for reviving the Volvo brand. In 2009 Horbury returned to Volvo as Vice President of Design. Horbury is leaving Volvo, and will be Senior Vice President of design at Geely Group. In 2010, Geely bought Volvo Cars from Ford.

Here is Horbury talking about car design in general, and designing cars for the Chinese market, and designing Chinese cars for the American market.

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:20+00:00 November 30th, 2011|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car designers, Car shows, Video, Volvo, youtube.com|0 Comments

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Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.