It’s a whole new edition of the Car Design Award 2024, the international accolade that has been honouring since 1980s the design teams responsible for the best series and concept car projects, as well as the best design language. The award, organized this year in collaboration with Alcantara, announces the finalist projects and brands for 2024.

As required by the Rulebook, the jurors selected 10 production car projects and 10 concept car projects unveiled between 1 January 2023 and 31 December 2023, plus 5 brands that have stood out for the formal language of their entire product range. The finalists have been selected by the Car Design Award jury members following the award’s three categories: Production Cars, Concept Cars and best Brand Design Language. The 2024 Car Design Award’s winner announcement ceremony and the handover of the trophies will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at the ADI Design Museum in Milan, during the 2024 Milan Design Week.

Concept CarsProduction CarsBrand Design Language
Alpine A290_βAlfa Romeo 33 StradaleBMW
Audi ActivesphereAston Martin ValourCupra
BMW Vision Neue KlasseCupra TavascanKia
Cupra DarkRebelDacia DusterLotus
Kia EV3Geely Galaxy E8Toyota
Lamborghini LanzadorKia EV9
Lancia Pu+Ra HPELamborghini Revuelto
Mazda Iconic SPTesla Cybertruck
Mercedes-Benz Vision One-ElevenToyota Land Cruiser
Toyota FT-SeVolvo EX30

The international jury that will elect the winners of the Car Design Award 2024 is made up of journalists from renowned global car and design magazines:

Brazil: Paulo Campo Grande, Quatro Rodas, Editor
China: Jun Miao, MJ CarShow, Chief Editor
Europe: Luca Ciferri, Automotive News Europe, Editor & Associate Publisher
France: Stéphane Meunier, L’Automobile Magazine, Editor in Chief
Germany: Michael Köckritz, Publisher, Editor-in-Chief and Creative Director Ramp.Space
Japan: Tetsuya Kato, Car Graphic, Publisher
India: Dhruv Behl, AutoX, Founder & Managing Editor
Italy: Silvia Baruffaldi, Auto&Design, Editor
South Korea: Kibeom Kim, Roadtest, Publisher & Editor in Chief
Spain: Juan Carlos Payo Calderon, Mobilitas Group, General Director
United Kingdom: Andy Franklin, Top Gear, Creative Director