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  1. FCA U.S exec shuffle (out)

    Chrysler Group Discussion
    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...
  2. VW's Seat brand recruits Ford designer Lamm

    Suggest A News Article
    Old news, but I did not see it reported. VW's Seat brand recruits Ford designer Lamm Automotive News Europe January 19, 2015 12:39 CET Volkswagen’s Seat brand has recruited Ford of Europe stylist Stefan Lamm as its new head of exterior design. Lamm, 45, will start his new role Feb. 1...
  3. Ford replaces Lincoln chief designer Wolff with luxury veteran

    Lincoln Discussion
    Ford replaces Lincoln chief designer Wolff with luxury veteran Autonews April 10, 2014 - 5:18 pm ET DETROIT (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co.’s Lincoln brand, undergoing a $1 billion overhaul, will move forward with a new design director at the helm after quietly replacing Max Wolff. Wolff...
  4. Fusion designer Dillon Blanski, #lunchdate chat

    FoMoCo Engineering
    styling, not engineering but a recorded #lunchdate chat with Fusion designer Dillon Blanski streamed Live earlier today unseen by me (a while ago youtube just stopped co-operating/caching for me) hope the video is worthwhile
  5. "New Century Craftsmanship" Video with Lincoln's Head Designer, Max Wolff

    Lincoln Brand News
    If you look closely you can see the back on some vehicle in the clay stage and also the center stack on a new interior. LINK
  6. Ford hires Cadillac designer to reshape Lincoln

    Lincoln Brand News
    Ford hires Cadillac designer to reshape Lincoln Automotive News -- Jamie LaReau December 1, 2010 DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. has hired a 38-year-old designer from Cadillac to shape Lincoln's future and compete with bigger luxury rivals. Max Wolff, a native of Australia, will be Lincoln's...
  7. Ex-Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz designer joins Ford

    Ford Corporate News
    Ex-Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz designer joins Ford Alisa Priddle September 20. 2010 Designer Joel Piaskowski will join Ford Motor Co. on Oct. 1 as director of exterior design for The Americas, bringing experience as a designer of Hyundai and Mercedes-Benz brand vehicles, Ford...
  8. Donald Frey, designer of the '64 1/2 Mustang dies

    Ford Employee Discussion
    On the day we've reviewed two descendants of his original creation, we find out that the man who designed the Mustang, Donald Frey, passed away at 86. As with the car's decades of success, the inspiration for it was unlikely: the Chevrolet Corvair. Frey, who was assistant general manager and...
  9. -excellent auto designer website

    Vintage Ford Discussion
    Check out this excellent auto designer website-- --It's fantastic!!!!!
  10. Flex Designer Has Left Ford:

    Ford Corporate News
    Chief designer for Flex no longer with Ford Craig Trudell and Amy Wilson Automotive News | July 28, 2008 - 4:51 pm EST DETROIT -- Richard Gresens, chief designer for the Ford Flex crossover, has left the automaker, a spokeswoman confirmed today. Ford spokeswoman Charlotte Fisher said...
  11. Jack Telnack: the best Ford designer?

    Vintage Ford Discussion
    Linconln Continental Mark VIII , Ford Tempo, Mercury Topaz , Ford Thunderbird, Mercury Cougar, Mercury Sable and Ford Taurus. The best of Ford desing come from the Telnack's pencil in the 80's. We need another Jack ? Is Horbury or J Mays doing the work? I say Ford need another Telnack that...
  12. Designer Highlight: Jennifer Hewlett

    Ford Employee Discussion
    DESIGNER HIGHLIGHT: JENNIFER HEWLETT As part of an image overhaul for Lincoln, the brand imagined its latest concept car, the MKT, as an example of guilt-free luxury, a seeming contradiction in terms. Jennifer Hewlett, 28, a color and materials designer, was tapped to come up with an...
  13. FoMoCoNews Designer Series: Martin Smith

    Ford Employee Discussion
    FoMoCoNews Designer Series Martin Smith Born in 1949 in Sheffield, England, Smith attended King Edward VII School. A car fanatic since he was a boy, he wrote letters to Mini designer Alec Issigonis asking how to become a car designer and received kindly and encouraging replies. He studied...
  14. FoMoCoNews.Com: Designer Series: Ms. Chelsia Lau

    Ford Employee Discussion
    FoMoCoNews.Com Designer Series: Ms. Chelsia Lau Ford Motor Company designer Ms. Chelsia Lau has been responsible for such vehicles as the Ford Explorer Sport Trac and 2008 Lincoln Navigator. Ms. Lau came to the limelight when in 2006 she won the World's Outstanding Chinese Designer award which...
  15. AutoNews: Edsel Designer Roy Brown

    Vintage Ford Discussion
    Edsel designer Roy Brown: Car is still nifty at 50 Richard Truett Automotive News | September 3, 2007 - 12:01 am EST Just as Roy Brown was going to dinner to celebrate his 90th birthday last October, he heard a car horn beeping loudly in his driveway. Brown, the designer of Ford's...
  16. Ford Designer Series: GEORGE W. WALKER

    Vintage Ford Discussion
    FoMoCoNews: Ford Designers Series George W.Walker Dick Nesbitt suggested the name of George W. Walker for this next entry in the Ford Designer series. It turned out to be an excellent suggestion as Walker was one of the most influential designers in Ford history and the one that has under...
  17. Range Rover receives Ford's designer du jour

    European Competition
    I dont know but I think the Jag and LR sale are not going to happen for now and the press has been exagerating this too much Ford has reportedly announced that its current chief designer at Ford of Europe, Phil Simmons, is being moved over...