VISIONS-DREAMS-NIGHTMARES AND MORE.
From genetically engineered cars to vacuum-packing bodies for space travel, MINI reveals the extraordinary vision of six cutting-edge designers ahead of a pioneering exhibition launching at London Design Festival, 17-21 September 2014.
Earlier this year, MINI teamed up with Dezeen and the UK’s most progressive young designers to explore how design and technology could transform the way we travel in years to come. The following images and videos are an insight into their inspiration and an exciting first peek at their work before the final pieces are unveiled at the exhibition, ‘Frontiers - The Future of Mobility’.
Exhibition of finalists and announcement of grand prix winner to take place at Milan Design
The third Lexus Design Award is open for entries from today. Launched in 2013, the international
competition aims to foster the talents of young creators for problem-solving design.
In its first two years it has gained worldwide attention for its mentoring programme, by which the
top entrants are given guidance by world-renowned experts to turn their innovative ideas into
HYUNDAI BANKS ON SIZE, STYLE AND SPORTING IMAGE
FOR NEW i20 UNVEILING IN PARIS.
Hyundai has just released appealing renderings of its redesigned i20 due to premiere at the Paris Show and it is clear at first sight that the focus is on style. The outgoing first generation i20 launched in 2008 and restyled in 2012 sold very well in Europe and indeed did very well its job. With the contribution of the sub-compact (B segment) i20 hatchback, Hyundai Motor Europe achieved registrations of 422,930 units, last year, thus taking a new-car market share of 3.4%. However the brand can do better and reach the 500,000 units per year capacity available at its plants in the Czech Republic and Turkey, which serves 30 European countries.