Swiss-based R-Reforged’s IAN CALLUM: ASTON MARTIN VANQUISH 25 has gone from concept to production in less than one year! Just nine months after announcing the project, the production IAN CALLUM: ASTON MARTIN VANQUISH 25 by R-Reforged has been revealed and customer car build will commence in September. Designer Ian Callum has evolved the concept shown in 2019 with a revised interior, more trim options and definitive chassis and powertrain set up. Ian Cullum’s stunning Vanquish feature...Read More
IAN CALLUM: JAGUAR DESIGN DIRECTOR MOVES ON!
A carguy’s carguy, Callum is responsible for Jaguar’s stunning current portfolio and for moving Jaguar from tradition to contemporary design. IAN CALLUM: JAGUAR DESIGN DIRECTOR MOVES ON and will leave his position at the company after two decades heading up Jaguar Design. Julian Thomson, currently Creative Design Director, has been appointed to the role of Director of Design, effective 01 July. James Bond's CX75 Jaguar, above, was penned by Callum. Since joining Jaguar in 1999, Ian, right, has ...Read More
JAGUAR I-PACE: 2019 WORLD CAR TRIPLE CROWN!
Jaguar I-PACE pulls 2019 hat trick: World Car of the Year, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year. The road to the World Car Awards journey concluded today with a grand finale awards ceremony and press conference that opened the New York International Auto Show. The Jaguar I-PACE won three 2019 award categories: Overall World Car of the Year, the World Green Car and the World Car Design of the Year. This is the first time in the World Car Awards’ 15-year history that one-car has ac...Read More
JAGUAR F-TYPE COUPE: DYNAMICALLY CORRECT!
Stunning all-aluminum sports coupe raises the bar and challenges the status quo. “Creating a sports coupe is the purest of design tasks and also the most challenging; get it right and aesthetically the result will be as dynamic as the car should be rewarding to drive. In the F-TYPE Coupe, I believe we’ve got it right,” said Ian Callum, Director of Design, Jaguar. “The dramatic debut of the 550 horsepower F-TYPE R Coupe in Los Angeles today – possibly the most dynamic reveal of a car eve...Read More
JAGUAR F-TYPE: Coupé de jour!
Jaguar turns its stunning F-TYPE into a spectacular sports coupe for all seasons! Jaguar’s F-TYPE Coupé – the most dynamically capable, performance-focused, production Jaguar ever – will make its global debut on November 19, the eve of the Los Angeles auto show. The all-aluminum F-TYPE Coupé will deliver in production form the uncompromised design vision of the acclaimed C-X16 Concept. It will complement the award-winning F-TYPE Convertible, the 2013 World Car Design of the Year. Ian Callum...Read More
WOODWARD DREAM CRUISE: JAGUAR JOINS THE PARTY!
Stuart Schorr blogs about he and Jaguar Design Director, Ian Callum’s plans for cruising Woodward in new F-TYPES. This weekend the infamous exhaust sounds of our all-new Jaguar F-TYPEs will add to the cacophony created by the 40,000 or so American classics, hot rods and muscle cars cruising Detroit’s Woodward Avenue for the annual Woodward Dream Cruise, blogs Stuart Schorr, Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs, Jaguar Land Rover North America. If that isn’t a big enough surpr...Read More