Car Design Review 9: Maximilian Missoni, Polestar

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Read our interview with Polestar design director Maximilian Missoni, which featured in the Car Design Review 9 book 

It’s such a privilege that we are getting paid to create amazing products for somebody, and some designers haven’t really been critical and thought, ‘what am I doing here? Is this the right stuff, or am I just doing what I’ve learned to do?’

For me that sets us apart, that we are thinking twice before we do things as a team. And especially with Polestar taking a mission to zero seriously (where the brand has promised a 100% climate-neutral car by 2030), there are a lot of steps we need to identify first. And for me that’s part of the design scope. We can’t leave that up to engineering or to product planning. We need to find the right solutions, and…

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