Peter Schreyer and Luc Donckerwolke came to Hyundai from the Volkswagen Group, where luxury brands create supercars. But will they manage to convince their new bosses to green-light one for the new Genesis brand?
- Chris Bruce
- Jun 17, 2015
Former Bentley Design Director Luc Donckerwolke might be moving to work for Hyundai and Kia. After Peter Schreyer's retirement in a couple of years, Donckerwolke could start leading the styling for both Korean brands.
- Noah Joseph
- Jun 4, 2015
Volkswagen Group has named Stefan Sielaff, its veteran head of interior design, to replace the departing Luc Donckerwolke as chief designer for Bentley.
- Chris Bruce
- May 16, 2014
Bentley Director of Design Luc Donckerwolke certainly thinks highly of the vehicles he creates. "We are the only ones that offer performance compatible with luxury," he says in Intelligent Details, a new short documentary commissioned by the brand. While that might be a bit hyperbolic (the Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG says hello), the company does have a long history of blending elegant interiors, sophisticated exteriors and powerful engines. The film examines how crafting that works in the modern worl
- Zach Bowman
- Sep 14, 2012
Bentley has announced Luc Donckerwolke will take over as the automaker's Director of Design. Donckerwolke started with Volkswagen in 1992 as a designer for Audi. Since then, he's worked with Škoda, Lamborghini and Seat in various design roles. His resume includes helping sketch out both the Lamborghini Murciélago and Gallardo among other notable models.
- Jonathon Ramsey
- Jul 25, 2011
Luc Donckerwolke, the man who brought us the Lamborghini Gallardo, Murcielago and Diablo VT 6.0 (hallelujah, hallelujah, hallelujah) has been promoted to head of advanced design at the Volkswagen Group.
- Alex Nunez
- Sep 11, 2007
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