The Renault Trezor has been crowned 2016s Concept Car or truck Design of the Year, structured exclusively on the votes of a 20-strong judging section featuring some of the worlds top rated car designers.
The peer-reviewed accolade, received by Anthony Lo, Vice President, Exterior Design and Stphane Janin, Concept-Car Director, was offered at a gala ritual in Geneva. The full effects are published in Car Design Review Four magazine.
Car Design Assessment 4s editor Guy Hen said: It was a really close-run race this year but Renaults low-slung, long-nosed, rear-wheel drive, two-seater electric GT clearly appealed to some of our panel of commonly hard-to-please professional car creators. Judge after judge praised the French EV concepts impressive exterior proportions, it is interior flair and magnificent use of materials and the strong style connection between exterior together with interior. All round, your Trezor is a triumph regarding creative design as well as a worthy winner with the 2016 Concept Car Form of the Year.
Laurens van living area Acker, senior vice-president of Groupe Renault commercial design commented: Its a good honour to receive this particular award, because its selected by our friends, and thats the hardest visitors to satisfy. Its great for our own design team as well as their creativity, and I think it only makes us hungry for more, it stimulates all of us to continue.
The Car Design of the Year awards C arranged by the team at the rear of Car Design News? C are unique because the judging panel is actually exclusively made up of any cross-section of some of the worlds leading car designers. This years panel includes design and style bosses from founded marques like Peter Schreyer, major design officer, Automobiles Motor Group; Mamoru Aoki, management design director, Car, Gorden Wagener, chief design specialist at Daimler and Ralph Gilles, head of design and style, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Also represented ended up being design directors of the latest start-up brands Nio (Kris Tomasson) and Lynk &Denver colorado (Andreas Nilsson), plus leaders involving some of the worlds major motor vehicle suppliers and educational facilities. In order to select the 2016 Notion Car Design of all seasons, judges name their own top three thoughts from a 12-strong shortlist published by Car Design Media staff. The ballots are then verified and counted and the victor revealed.