Super Street Network

 |   |   |  Luc Donckerwolke New Bentley Director of Design - Web Exclusive

Luc Donckerwolke New Bentley Director of Design - Web Exclusive

Most notably responsible for the Lamborghini Murcielago and Gallardo.

Greg Emmerson
Sep 13, 2012

This man dressed in a sweater and business suit will soon be responsible for the output of all future Bentley products. Most notably responsible for the Lamborghini Murcielago and Gallardo, it must be hoped that Luc Donckerwolke’s appointment as Director of Design will bring some energy to Bentley’s awkward EXP 9F concept for its first SUV.

Epcp 1209 01+new bentley director of design+front view Photo 1/1   |   Luc Donckerwolke New Bentley Director of Design - Web Exclusive

Donckerwolke previously headed the Advanced Design department at Volkswagen Group, having began his career as an Audi exterior designer back in 1992. He then moved to Škoda in ’94 to lead exterior design before returning to Audi in ’96 with the same task. In ’98 he joined Lamborghini as design project manager, appointed Lamborghini’s Head of Design in ’03, then SEAT Director of Design in ’05.

Being deeply immersed in VW design language for more than 20 years, Donckerwolke should be able to continue Bentley’s strong design language.

By Greg Emmerson
1077 Articles

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE FEATURES

Shaking down RAD Dan Burkett's refreshed Toyota Supra Mk4 before he heads to Round 1 of the 2016 Formula D Pro2 Championship
Bob HernandezApr 29, 2016
If you're a Porsche fan, Xbox One owner, and you haven't picked up Forza Motorsport 6 yet — you will definitely have to now.
Ryan JurneckaApr 29, 2016
The 2016 BMW M4 GTS will serve as the official safety car for the 2016 DTM racing series.
Erick AyapanaApr 29, 2016
CLICK TO PLAY WITH AUDIO
A low-mileage 1998 McLaren F1 is being offered for sale by McLaren Special Operations (MSO). The car has gone just 2,800 miles over the past 18 years.
Jason UdyApr 29, 2016
NASCAR-Powered S13, 3-Series Evolution, Art In Motion, Pizza & Pages 2, Exhaust S'mores, and more!
Apr 29, 2016

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
TO TOP