The 2015 Ford Mustang won the award for Best Production Vehicle. EyesOn Design announced the winners of the EyesOn Design Awards at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on Tuesday during the show's press previews. The Volvo Concept XC Coupe took home two awards: the Award for Innovation Use of Color, Graphics, and Materials, sponsored by Axalta Coating Systems, and the Award for Best Concept Vehicle, sponsored by Dassault Systemes.
EyesOn Design will present a new, officially-sanctioned design award at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. The new award will honor the most Innovative Use of Color, Graphics and Materials in a vehicle unveiled at the annual Detroit show. It will be announced at the award program which begins with a panel discussion at 4:55 p.m. on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 in the Cobo Center Atrium.
EyesOn Design will present its 2004 Design Catalyst Award at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) to Hartmut Warkuss, the former head of Volkswagen Design. Warkuss is known for his role in the design of the Bugatti Veyron, the VW Concept (New Beetle) and the Audi TT Concept among others. The award is sponsored by Lacks Wheel Trim System
Peter Schreyer has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the EyesOn Design Lifetime Design Achievement award, given annually by the Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology. Schreyer, the president and chief design officer of the Hyundai Group, oversees design strategy for both the Kia and Hyundai brands. At Kia, Schreyer helped revolutionize the brand's styling and became responsible for the signature "tiger nose grille" which identifies many current models.