Tag: IDSA

By on June 27, 2014

This Sunday is World Industrial Design Day, a day when the ID Community brings awareness of this profession’s value. Though I left The College for Creative Studies with my tail between my legs, ID’s blending of business/entrepreneurship, art and science still charms me.  So let’s examine two ignition keys that owe their existence to the craft known as industrial design.

(Read More…)

By on August 7, 2013

photo

Never forget: people make all the difference.  This often overlooked fact in the glamorous world of automotive styling rings true for the life of Mr. Uwe Bahnsen. I froze in my tracks when I heard of his passing on Car Design News. His work at Ford and with the Industrial Design community influenced me, and every American who loved cars in the 1980s.

How ironic that Mr. Bahnsen’s passing was the week TTAC’s own Ford Sierra passed its citizenship test in Texas: so here’s a great Germanic-Texas Beer for you, Mr. Bahnsen. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • SPPPP: I read a book about the 6 Series some time back that had some interesting detail about federalizing the M30. I...
  • Arthur Dailey: @KC: where or when do you see those? Neck gators are not masks. And as to your question regarding the...
  • Dan: And light up at night. It’s funny to me how BMW has evolved from conservative and classy cars driven by...
  • SPPPP: As I live in North America, the European Ford Capri might as well be a myth, as I don’t recall having...
  • Secret Hi5: Thanks for the reminder – Need a new wash mitt.

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber