Proton recently kick started the “Proton Design Competition 2014″, inviting Malaysian youths around the country to come up with car designs with the theme #PROTONCITYCAR2020. The competition will take place from 24 June 2014 till 4 August 2014.
The competition which seeks to expose Malaysian youths to the world of car design is open to all Malaysians aged between 13 to 25. There will be attractive prizes awaiting the winners which includes a cash reward, MacBook complete with design software and an internship at Proton R&D Creative Design Centre.
Only Malaysians with valid Malaysian identity cards are eligible to participate in the Competition. The Competition will be divided into two categories; Category 1, for individuals within the age of 13-17 and Category 2, for individuals within the age of 18-25. Group entries are not allowed.
All participants are required to design rendering sketches of exterior outlook of the car in an A3 size paper inclusive of 3/4 front view, side view and rear view perspectives. In addition for the Category 2 participants, they are also required to design the interior outlook of the car.
For the entry to qualify, participants must also provide a Design Brief on an A4 size paper containing the title of the design, the design concept, unique selling proposition of the car and the proposed engine system (e.g. petrol, diesel, hybrid, electric, etc.)
Participants can submit a maximum of three (3) designs, either via mail at [email protected] Entry forms for the competition is available in their official website and at selected Proton outlets nationwide.