News Release - Magna’s Inaugural Global Bold Perspective Award Recognizes Inspiring Design of Future Mobility
- North American finalist
Zehao Zhangfrom ArtCenter College of Designcaptures top prize
- Finalists from
Chinaand Europealso recognized at LA Auto Show
- More than 100 entries offer global view of future mobility
Zehao “West” Zhang, from
“Zhang’s thoughtful concept met the challenge of designing what vehicles might look like in 20 to 30 years by addressing the growing needs of overcrowded cities, while also creating a very personalized and human concept,” said Erickson, global director of Magna’s
“As we develop new products that reflect what’s ahead in terms of vehicle design, materials and function, these concepts offer thoughtful and imaginative solutions for us to consider,” said Magna Exteriors President
“Contests like the one sponsored by Magna are so important for young designers because they are a good way to improve our design skills and show the industry what we can do,” said Zhang, now a designer for Geely Design in
Each of the finalists won a trip to
Automotive exteriors, innovation, design
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