The design inspiration for Lynk & CO's first modelJan. 30
In a Q&A, Peter Horbury says he has worked on countless projects during his 40-plus years as a car designer and calls his most recent undertaking -- bringing Geely's Lynk & CO to life -- “incredibly challenging” and “truly unique.”
Geely design boss Horbury gets Volvo's sister brand to think bigMay 17, 2016
The Briton who smoothed out Volvo's boxy lines is aiming to give China's Geely more global appeal by ditching its utilitarian image. Peter Horbury is central to efforts by Volvo's sister brand to push upmarket and go international by tapping European design and technology.
Geely gears up for push into Europe, U.S. with SUVApril 21, 2015
Chinese automaker Geely plans to build a small SUV late next year that will go on sale in China in early 2017, several European markets a year or so later, and eventually the US, sources said. For export to Europe, the SUV will initially be a plug-in hybrid because Geely wants to be seen as a maker of affordable high-tech cars rather than just a cheap Chinese brand.
Geely takes aim at BMW, Mercedes with plans for sport sedanApril 20, 2015
Geely is showcasing a concept sport sedan at the Shanghai auto show this week that was developed by a team led by former Volvo Cars design chief Peter Horbury. The segment is dominated by models like the BMW 3 series and Mercedes-Benz CLS.