The winners 2018

WINNERS OF THE 34th EDITION GRAND PRIZES

SPECIAL FESTIVAL PRIZE

This grand prize rewards an achievement, a personality to whom the Festival wants to pay tribute.

AWARDED BY EXPERT AND PASSIONATE JURY FROM AUTOMOTIVE SPORTS, ARCHITECTURE, FASHION, DESIGN, CULTURE AND MEDIA, THE FESTIVAL AUTOMOBILE INTERNATIONAL’S GRAND PRIZES REWARDS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AUTOMOTIVE AND ARTISTIC PROJECTS OF THE YEAR.

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CONCEPT CAR

This prize rewards futuristic, non-commercialized studies. New trends and design concepts influence the choice of the jury.

FUTURISTIC CITY CARS GRAND PRIZE

This category brings together the concept cars that can't compete for the Grand Prize of the Most Beautiful Concept Car because of their vocation and their functionalist party. On the other hand, the ability to meet the requirements of individual mobility will be judged here while satisfying an environmentally responsible attitude.

CREATIV' EXPERIENCE GRAND PRIZE

This award rewards a manufacturer offering a different automative offer and a new experience in both the design and motorsport fields.

PEUGEOT E-LEGEND CONCEPT
MERCEDES-BENZ VISION EQ SILVER ARROW
RENAULT “EZ-PRO”, “EZ-ULTIMO” ET “EZ-GO”

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SUPERCAR OF THE YEAR

New models on the market - limited-edition or mass-produced products - but sold for more than € 60,000 and not competing for the price of the Most Beautiful Car of the Year.

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BOOK OF THE YEAR

Cars, an endless source for authors, the Jury is interested in books testifying to an original presentation, particularly careful in terms of the model and iconography.

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PHOTO OF THE YEAR

Traditionally, the Jury rewards the Most Beautiful Photo of the Year having motorsport as a subject. He privileges absolute images testifying of a sensitivity and an artistic emotion.

FERRARI MONZA SP2
BART LENAERTS “276.864 kilometers” WAFT PUBLISHING
BERNARD ASSET “DUEL DE LIGIERS” – FRANCE

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL INTERIOR OF THE YEAR

The interior design is as dominant as the exterior and consumers are more and more demanding. The candidates are those entered in the election of the Most Beautiful Car of the Year.

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ADVERTISING FILM OF THE YEAR

In a few seconds you have to inform, seduce, reassure, sell, give a message, a concept. The Jury judges all these criteria on the aesthetic or humorous level.

ART GRAND PRIZE

This grand prize rewards an artist or institution for an isolated work, for an entire career or for a cultural initiative that extols the role of the automobile in society.

LAND ROVER – NOUVEAU RANGE ROVER EVOQUE
CITROËN – CAMPAGNE DE MARQUE 2018 – TRACTION
CITROËN – “ART CAR E-MEHARI” RÉALISÉE PAR JEAN-CHARLES DE CASTELBAJAC

YOUNG DESIGNER AWARDS BY BMW / EXTERIOR DESIGN : PRAIZE FOR SLOWNESS

The International Automobile Festival encourages students in design school by rewarding them for their project. As the world's largest design competition for students, it has a theme on exterior design, another on interior design

YOUNG DESIGNER AWARDS BY BMW / INTERIOR DESIGN : JUST BE HAPPY

<br /> The International Automobile Festival encourages students in design school by rewarding them for their project. As the world's largest design competition for students, it has a theme on exterior design, another on interior design.

DESIGN GRAND PRIZE

This award rewards a designer for his or her original, creative achievements, trends and influence in the automotive sector.

SIMON KAFMANN « HOP ON » (UMEA)
YOHAN BENCHETRIT, THOMAS BUSSON, THIBAUD PORCHEROT « KERUBIM » – (STRATE)
TISHA JOHNSON –  VOLVO CARS GROUP

JURY SPECIAL GRAND PRIZE

This grand prize rewards a major personality or company that has marked the year in the automotive industry.

SPECIAL FESTIVAL PRIZE

This grand prize rewards an achievement, a personality to whom the Festival wants to pay tribute.

PALME D'OR

Outstanding prize, awarded to a personality for his entire work or a special result, economic, sports or charity.

ADRIAN VAN HOOYDONK – BMW GROUP VICE PRESIDENT OF DESIGN
For 10 years, at the head of the design of the BMW Group, Adrian Van HOOYDONK has developed with talent and relevance the growth of the BMW, Mini and Rolls brands.
 
JEAN-ERIC VERGNE
FOR HIS WIN AT FORMULA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
 
DIETER ZETSCHE – CHAIRMAN OF THE DIRECTORY OF DAIMLER

SPECIAL FESTIVAL PRIZE

This grand prize rewards an achievement, a personality to whom the Festival wants to pay tribute.

SPECIAL “JEAN  TODT” GRAND PRIZE OF ROAD SAFETY
PATRICK POUYANNE, CEO OF TOTAL GROUP

 

 
AWARDED BY EXPERT AND PASSIONATE JURY FROM AUTOMOTIVE SPORTS, ARCHITECTURE, FASHION, DESIGN, CULTURE AND MEDIA, THE FESTIVAL AUTOMOBILE INTERNATIONAL’S GRAND PRIZES REWARDS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AUTOMOTIVE AND ARTISTIC PROJECTS OF THE YEAR.
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