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GOOD DESIGN Award 2013 gives 5 prizes to BMW

One of the factors we love BMW is the design and the oldest design prize this year 2013/2014 goes to next BMW models: BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, the MINI Paceman, the BMW R 1200 GS, the BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé as well as the film “The BMW Concept Ninety Story”.

BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé

BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé

The GOOD DESIGN™ Award is the world’s oldest design prize and ranks as one of the most distinguished accolades in this field. Founded in Chicago in 1950 by architects Eero Saarinen, Ray and Charles Eames and MoMa curator Edgar Kaufmann Jr., it is presented by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art Design and Urban Studies. For more than 60 years, this coveted prize has been awarded to designers and manufacturers in recognition of exceptionally innovative and visionary products, concepts and ideas that go beyond the normal horizons of everyday product design.

In the category “Transportation 2013”, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, the MINI Paceman, the BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé and the BMW R 1200 GS got this the prize.

The “Graphics/Identity/Packaging 2013” category, meanwhile, saw honours go to the film “The BMW Concept Ninety Story”. Continue reading