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Lykan HyperSport Designer to Launch New Car Brand

Having already designed the W Motors Lykan HyperSport, Anthony Jannarelly is now getting ready to launch a new car and with it, an entirely new car brand. Built on a steel-come-aluminium tubular structure, the ’60s inspired Jannarelly “Design-1” weighs in at 810 kg in […]

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Ex-Jaguar Design Boss Launches New Design and Engineering Consultancy

Ex-Jaguar design boss Ian Callum has launched his own product design consultancy, only one month after having left the British car manufacturer. Called “CALLUM” and co-founded with David Fairbairn, Adam Donfrancesco and Tom Bird, the new consultancy “will create bespoke and limited-edition products across the […]

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Audi Reveals New Q3 ‘Sportback’

Audi has unveiled a new variant of its Q3 SUV that will take aim at the likes of the BMW X4 and Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupé when it arrives in UK showrooms this autumn. Dubbed the “Q3 Sportback”, and adopting a “coupé-inspired” form, the car […]

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Hyundai Names Ex-BMW Designer as New Chief of Design Innovation

Hyundai has announced the appointment of Juho Suh as vice president and head of Design Innovation Group. The latter not only oversees the design for production vehicles, but also serves as the Korean manufacturer’s product design consultancy, particularly in the automotive arena. A car […]

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Mitsubishi Appoints Former Audi Designer as Europe Design Boss

Mitsubishi has announced that Jorge Diez has joined the company to head its European design operations. Not only will he serve as the head of Mitsubishi’s European car design studio located near Frankfurt in Germany, but he will also serve as vice president of […]

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