Interview: Mitja Borkert, Lamborghini’s Head of Design

We discuss balancing fandom and being responsible for creating the future of a truly iconic brand

Mitja Borkert has his work cut out for him. The young East German designer has been charged with envisioning the future of Lamborghini, one of the most visually iconic brands on the planet. If you utter the word supercar, it’s quite likely a raging bull will spring to mind. Cars like the Miura, Countach and Diablo have not only shaped the concept of what a …

BMW Recreates 1970 Concept Car: the Garmisch

All eyes on this gorgeous vehicle at Concorso d’Eleganza at Villa d’Este, 49 years after its debut and mysterious disappearance

It should come as no surprise that BMW would present something special at this weekend’s Concorso d’Eleganza at Villa d’Este, as this year marks the 20th anniversary of their involvement with the event. And yet, when their latest concept car rolled onto the stage at the opening party it was clear they’d caught the crowd off guard. They did so in a way automakers rarely …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray Debuts

The brand new car proves General Motors has big plans

Last night at a blimp hanger in Tustin, California, past accomplishments and best laid plans for the future collided to form an incredible moment. The theatrics around the reveal of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray were reminiscent of the days when automakers had large budgets to play with and would put on large-scale events even for mid-range vehicles. Following the market collapse in 2008 …