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Mark Trostle: Fueling future car designers
by Dale Jewett
February 26, 2014 8:00 AM
Mark Trostle's award-winning car sketch from the 1988 Autorama competition.
Mark Trostle has the career of his dreams, guiding the design of high-performance SRT vehicles, Mopar accessories and Motorsports for the Chrysler Group. His job takes him around the world, from glamorous auto shows to legendary races such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
But the most important car Trostle ever sketched was started and finished in one day, while he was a high school senior in suburban Detroit. That car, a wedge-shaped sports car...
Chrysler Group Supports Detroit Design Festival
by Dale Jewett
September 26, 2013 10:39 AM
Chrysler Helps Inspire Future Automotive Designers
by Jen Herman
March 13, 2013 4:30 PM
Eight talented high school students are the winners of the “Autorama High School Design Competition 2013” sponsored by the College for Creative Studies, Detroit Autorama and United Way for Southeastern Michigan.
The Chrysler Group helped bring back the competition after a decades-long absence to help inspire future automotive designers.
The sketches of two students from the ninth, 10th, 11th and 12th grades each were chosen in the competition.
You can see their creations in the video below:
Live From What's New 2013
by Ed Garsten
June 27, 2012 12:04 PM
Every year about this time, we invite auto journalists out to our testing facility just west of Ann Arbor, Mich., for a sneak peek at Chrysler Group vehicles, designs and technologies.