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...
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...
Ford replaces Lincoln chief designer Wolff with luxury veteran
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.
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
Ford hires Cadillac designer to reshape Lincoln
Automotive News --
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...
Ex-Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz designer joins Ford
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...
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...
Chief designer for Flex no longer with Ford
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...
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...
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...
FoMoCoNews Designer Series
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...
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...
Edsel designer Roy Brown: Car is still nifty at 50
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...
FoMoCoNews: Ford Designers Series
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...
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...