On 13 April 2022, after the prestigious Red Dot Award, VDL Bus & Coach, PeneloPe’s Partner has won another important design prize: the jury of the iF Design Award has honoured the new generation Citea with an award in the category ‘Product automobiles/vehicles)’.
The iF Design Award was introduced in 1954 and is awarded annually by the iF International Forum Design. This year there was a record number of entrants: 10,776 products and projects were eligible for an award. Winners include big names such
as Porsche, BMW Group and Sony. Red Dot and iF are widely regarded as the most important design awards in the world. From the jury rapport of the iF Design Awards 2022: “A scalable, sustainable solution for cities transitioning to net-zero. Innovations like a single piece of curved composite framing not only cut weight but create a more open, inviting interior. Developed alongside the most important drivers associations, the driver cabin also sets new standards for ergonomics, steering adjustments and dashboard space.”