Winner of International Design Award: 2017 Hyundai Elantra

July 13, 2016

Hyundai Elantra continues to stock its trophy cabinet with yet another award, receiving the 2016 International Design Excellence (IDEA®) Bronze in the Automotive & Transportation 2016 Category.

IDEA® is a leading international design competition which recognizes and promotes design excellence across a wide array of industries.

The 2017 Hyundai Elantra was amongst more than 1,700 designs projects from over 30 countries that entered in IDEA 2016.  A team of global design specialists, judged the 600-plus finalists at the iconic Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, MI. The result—26 Gold; 47 Silver; and 63 Bronze IDEA winners that represent a wide range of categories including social impact; medical and scientific innovations; transportation; home and garden; office; personal accessories; children’s products; sporting goods; and many more.

“This top honor for the 2017 Elantra shows that Hyundai is committed to creating bold and extraordinary designs,” said Peter Schreyer, President and Chief Design Officer of Hyundai Motor Group. “This award for the 2017 Elantra makes us proud and is a great recognition for our design leadership.”