Looks at the creative process behind the design of more than thirty contemporary automobiles.In the summer of 2003, Lincoln design director Gerry McGovern resigned to assume the directorship of the Ford ... the focus of management, and this emphasis has caused designers increasingly to incorporate market research into the ... Designers have also faced new challenges in the types of vehicles they propose and the methods they use to design them. ... a lot of aquot;white spaceaquot; for new types of crossover vehicles that combine the attributes of a sports car, SUV, and station wagon.
|Title||:||American Car Design Now|
|Author||:||C. Edson Armi|
|Publisher||:||Rizzoli International Publications - 2003-01|