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2015 Hyundai Genesis, Sonata win Good Design Awards

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Text: / Photos: Hyundai | posted January 14, 2015 11:09

Honored for innovative and unique designs in transportation

The 2015 Hyundai Genesis and Sonata earned the 2014 Good Design Awards for their quality design, funtion and aesthetics.

“By earning Good Design awards for the all-new Genesis and Sonata from the most longstanding and respected organization in the architecture and design industry is proof of Hyundai’s commitment to developing products that embody anything but ordinary design,” said Chris Chapman, chief designer, Hyundai Design Center.

The Korean automaker says the 2015 Hyundai Genesis is redesigned inside and out. Aside from a new design, it is packed with assistance features such as the rear cross-traffic alert, lane change assist, blind-spot detection and smart cruise control.

The 2015 Hyundai Sonata

On the other hand, the 2015 Sonata is integrated with Hyundai's Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design language featuring stiffer body structure, better ride quality, reduced noise and vibration.

The Good Design Awards honor the yearly achievements of the best industrial and graphic designers. Subsequently, it also recognizes the world manufacturers for their pursuit of extraordinary design excellence. For this year, the Good Design Awards were judged in Chicago by an international jury of design professionals, architects, experts and cultural leaders.