Hey guys, for fun I looked into what kind of custom wheels people have installed on their MKZs. I must admit, I feel as though a few have really freshened the car's design for me. It looks... dare I say... pretty badass. I would absolutely consider an MKZ now, knowing that I could put on some...
Top FCA designer to lead Alfa Romeo, Maserati design
Detroit Free Press
Brent Snavely, October 13, 2015
Klaus Busse, a top designer for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, said Tuesday he is leaving Auburn Hills to lead design for Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Maserati in Europe as the automaker continued to...
Design Elevates 2016 Lincoln MKX 2.7L AWD
Detroit Free Press | Aug 27, 2015
A stunning interior elevates the ★★★ 2016 Lincoln MKX Black Label SUV, the latest step in Lincoln's long march back toward relevance in the luxury-car market.
The new MKX has a roomy and luxurious interior, especially...
Eyes On Design celebrates legendary car designers' work
Detroit Free Press
By Mark Phelan
June 13, 2015
Landmark vehicles by some of the auto industry's legendary designers will be center stage at the Eyes On Design car show on Father's Day, June 21.
As many as 300 vehicles will fill the...
GM's Bryan Nesbitt named chief Buick stylist in design shuffle
June 4, 2015
General Motors has assigned Bryan Nesbitt the new global head of design for Buick amid a broader shuffling of design executives at the...
March 31, 2015 - 4:30 pm ET
A row between Bentley and Lincoln’s design chiefs erupted late Monday after Ford Motor Co. showed the 2016 Lincoln Continental Concept ahead of the New York auto show.
Car Design News reported that Bentley’s chief designer, Luc Donckerwolke, took to...
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Showcases Textile Design Capabilities With Serenity
"Take the best that exists, and make it better". A quotation attributed to one of the founders of the world's most illustrious car manufacturers. Giles Taylor, Director of Design for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, has done just...
Xbox Goes Behind-the-Scenes Inside 2016 Ford GT Design Studio
After announcing that the all-new Ford GT supercar will be featured on the cover of their Forza Motorsport franchise, Xbox is now bringing us a behind the scenes look at how the 2016 GT came to be.
The Ford GT was unveiled at this...
FORD GT WINS EYESON DESIGN PRIZE FOR BEST PRODUCTION
VEHICLE AT 2015 NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
- All-new Ford GT – propelled by most powerful EcoBoost® production engine ever making 600-plus horsepower – wins coveted EyesOn Design Award for best production vehicle
Ford today announced the new Sync 3 system which includes a completely redesigned interface, eliminating the quadrant layout. MyFord Touch branding is now gone and falls in-line with the global branding for these systems.
Unfortunately, Sync 3 at launch is using outdated Siri Eye's Free...
New Ford Ka was elected as Best Car and Best Design in Latin America
Will receive the Americar Award 2015
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil – The New Ford Ka was chosen as the Best Car in Latin America by the Latin American Automotive Press Association (AMERICAR). The Ka also won the Latin America’s...
I walked out to the parking lot at work the other day and spotted this beauty out there:
While it may not be in the best shape or be the most famous Thunderbird it was quite striking to see in a sea of jellybeans and main stream appliances. I mean just look at those lines compared to the...
All-new Lincoln Vehicles are Quieter by Design
Oct-31-2014 7:00 AM ET
DEARBORN, Mich., – Clever engineering and thoughtful design solutions help make Lincoln vehicles among the quietest on the road.
Providing an oasis of quiet is something luxury customers increasingly crave. An...
Ford Reveals Contemporary Design for Vignale Lounge; Presents Exclusive Vignale Collection at the Paris Motor Show
PARIS, France - Ford Motor Company will reveal at the Paris Motor Show the first design elements for the Vignale Lounge, a welcoming, contemporary environment that will complement...
Audi A9 to be previewed at L.A. show with concept revealing new design language
Sources close to Audi are saying a new concept serving as an A9 preview will be introduced in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
Rumored to take the shape of a four-door coupe, the concept will be more than five...
Lincoln Design Boss Talks Reinvention, Rear-Wheel Drive
Ford’s Lincoln division is in a state of flux. This storied luxury brand has been neglected for decades but executives in Dearborn are finally starting to give it some attention. But don’t expect any drastic styling changes as they work to...
FORD INTRODUCES INNOVATIVE AIRBAG DESIGN ON NEW 2015 MUSTANG
Ford is introducing an all-new inflatable airbag restraint design that provides the front seat passenger in a Ford Mustang with knee airbag protection while significantly reducing system size and weight, enabling a roomier interior...
June 9, 2014 - 12:01 am ET
David Woodhouse, Lincoln's new design director, has big dreams for Ford's storied luxury marque.
Woodhouse, 45, who replaced Max Wolff late last year in an unannounced move, has a long resume working for luxury brands such as...