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Bentley Continental GT Convertible Wins Design Award

Two members of the Bentley design team have picked up wins at this year’s Automotive Brand Contest, which is organised and run by the German Design Council. John-Paul Gregory, head of exterior design, and Chris Cooke, lead designer, came up winners for the new […]

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Audi A5 Gets Design Changes for 2020

The Audi A5 is getting is getting redrawn lines as well as a revised engine line-up for 2020. Designers at the German manufacturer claim the exterior has been “significantly” revised, particularly with the front end, where the ‘Singleframe’ with the honeycomb grille is now […]

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Ex-Lamborghini Design Boss Filippo Perini Joins Genesis

Genesis has announced that Filippo Perini will join the brand as its chief designer at the Genesis Advanced Design Studio in Europe. Perini, who earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and master’s degree in automotive design from Politecnico di Milano, is a seasoned […]

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Audi RS 7 Sportback Returns for 2020

Audi’s twin-turbo V8 RS 7 is returning for 2020, sharing only its bonnet, roof, front doors and tailgate with the regular A7 Sportback. Unveiled this week at the Frankfurt motor show, the second-generation RS 7’s 4.0 TFSI produces 591 bhp and 590 lb-ft of […]

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Byton Reveals Near-Production-Ready ‘M-Byte’ Electric SUV

Chinese start-up Byton has this week revealed a near-production prototype of its first ever model – the M-Byte electric SUV. Shown at the Frankfurt motor show, the car is set to launch in China during the first half of 2020, and thereafter in both […]

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