Car Design News is the leading online resource for automotive design industry professionals, transportation design students and for designers of all disciplines worldwide.

Car Design News gives a global overview of the latest automotive design news, in-depth coverage of major auto shows, design reviews, interviews with design directors, reports from student design exhibitions and feature articles covering the design process behind new concept and production.

In addition to industry news, we provide resources for students and professional designers, including free online design portfolio space and design tutorials including a series of free expert webinars.

Car Design News extends beyond this site into a range of live events, print publications and web activities. Currently these include:

Awards for professional designers

Competitions for student designers

Portfolios from professionals and students


Car Design Night networking events


Print magazine




Car Design News is part of Ultima Media,, a company dedicated to providing B2B information and events for the global automotive industry.

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