The annual EyesOn Design car show is held at the Edsel Ford Estate in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. The Ford Estate is already one of the most beautiful, fascinating houses and grounds in the United States; add to it a couple hundred invite-only vehicles that fit a theme and you’ve got yourself something a few notches above the average summer weekend car gathering.
This year’s theme was “It’s Really Freaking Hot.” OK, not really; it was “Design Inspiration and Influences,” but the temps were close to 100 degrees before you added in the bonkers humidity. Even the judges were allowed to dress down a bit to avoid heat exhaustion. The cars were scorching and there was a heavy Mopar® presence.
It’s a very popular show with designers; and considering this year’s motif, I figured it would be cool to hear from those who have Dodge in their blood. (Continue Reading)