FCA US Product Design Office Announces Winners of a 2018 Drive for Design Contest

Posted on 18. May, 2018 by in Chrysler Canada

May 18, 2018

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

Pencils down! Votes have been done and a formula are in for a FCA 2018 Drive for Design contest.

Three gifted high propagandize students from  Miami, Florida, and Buffalo, New York, have warranted tip honors in a 2018 Drive for Design contest, sponsored by a FCA US Product Design Office. The contest, in a sixth year, challenged U.S. high propagandize students in grades 10-12 to pattern a Jeep® Wrangler for a year 2030. The FCA pattern organisation partnered with EyesOn Design and Lawrence Technological University for this year’s contest.

“Six years ago, we combined a Drive for Design competition to emanate recognition about a several career paths accessible in automotive design. We wanted to bond with immature artists early in their curriculum and assistance beam them in a right instruction to start a career in automotive design,” pronounced Mark Trostle, Head of Performance, Passenger Car and Utility Vehicle Design, FCA – North America. “The artistic viewpoint on all this year’s submissions were resourceful and well-developed as we could truly see a inspiration, pattern and tension behind any concept.” 

The 3 tyro winners are:

  • First place – Eduard Cret, Design and Architecture Senior High (Miami, Florida)
  • Second place – Emily Bryson, Design and Architecture Senior High (Miami, Florida)
  • Third place – Jinho So, Canisius High School (Buffalo, New York)

Prizes include:

  • Day of Design with an disdainful behind-the-scenes debate of a FCA US Product Design studios and a event to work one-one-one with veteran automotive designers 
  • Two-week summer automotive pattern march during Lawrence Technological University
  • Passes to a “EyesOn Design Automotive Design Exhibition” in Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan
  • Wacom MobileStudio Pro 16 – a full-featured, Intel®-powered mechanism that offers a incomparable space for drawing, minute judgment art, 3D sculpting and painting, suit graphics and modernized picture modifying for retouching
  • An Apple iPad and Apple Pencil

About EyesOn Design
A advantage for a Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology, a not-for-profit corporation, EyesOn Design is a vital source of income for a DIO’s research, preparation and support organisation programs for a visually impaired. The DIO is a multiplication of a Department of Ophthalmology of a Henry Ford Health System.

About Lawrence Technological University
Lawrence Technological University was innate 80 years ago in a center of an creation blast that would change a world. None other than Henry and Edsel Ford helped launch a insubordinate examination that would turn LTU, providing superintendence and space in their sprawling former Model T public plant for a fledgling school. Today, a propagandize is still changing a world. Since those early beginnings students and alumni have left on to pattern and operative a tools, buildings and products that helped conclude their generations. And tomorrow’s LTU students will do a same. Lawrence Tech is about “Theory and Practice,” holding epitome ideas into a genuine universe to solve tomorrow’s problems. Its repute comes as most from what we’re doing now as it does from a storied past. If you’re a thinker, a visionary, a builder … if you’re extraordinary … afterwards you’re Lawrence Tech. Come hurl adult your sleeves and dive in during one of the nation’s best schools for engineering, architecture, scholarship and practical technology. 

About Drive for Design
Launched in 2013, a FCA US Product Design Office combined a Drive for Design competition as an innovative approach to teach immature artists about careers in automotive design. Starting locally in Detroit, Drive for Design has grown to turn a inhabitant competition that has awarded gifted students with prizes and singular opportunities to assistance serve rise their pattern skills.
FCA US LLC is a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan. It designs, manufactures, and sells or distributes vehicles underneath a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The Company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. FCA US is building on a ancestral foundations of Chrysler Corp., determined in 1925 by attention idealist Walter P. Chrysler and Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (F.I.A.T.), founded in Italy in 1899 by pioneering entrepreneurs, including Giovanni Agnelli. FCA US is a member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA).

FCA, a eighth-largest automaker in a universe formed on sum annual car sales, is an general automotive group. FCA is listed on a New York Stock Exchange underneath a pitch “FCAU” and on a Mercato Telematico Azionario underneath a pitch “FCA.”

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