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BOSEMAN (Part IV)

In the final part of our IV-Part series on Pratap Bose, VP, Global Design, Tata Motors, he tells us about the DNA of Tata vehicles, what IMPACT Design is all about, future trends, and how aggression has never been a part of Tata Group’s philosophy

It was a small car, the Tata Indica, that Bose feels was ahead of its time. “If you look at the contemporary global benchmarks in those days, the Indica, was really up there, w...

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BOSEMAN (Part III)

In Part III, of our IV Part series on Pratap Bose, VP, Global Design, Tata Motors, he tells us about the role of architecture in car design, the responsibility of the industry in developing talent, the designers he admires, and the importance of looking ahead

Bose considers himself a lucky man to be at Tata Motors, when the architecture of their cars was being defined. According to him, a lot depends on knowing right at the beginning of the project whet...

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BOSEMAN (Part II)

In Part II, of our IV Part series on Pratap Bose, VP, Global Design, Tata Motors, he gives us the lowdown on how the Italians, the Japanese and the Germans emphasize on different aspects of design, thanks to deeply embedded cultural practices and rather interesting philosophies

We asked Pratap Bose, Vice President, Global Design, Tata Motors, how different car manufacturers in different countries varied in terms of their car design and car making philosophies, and he had ...

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BOSEMAN

In Part I, of our IV-Part series on, Pratap Bose, VP, Global Design, Tata Motors, he talks to us about drawing cars in his biology books, observing Ratan Tata’s sharp eye, beginning his career with an Italian company, working for a German company in Japan, and finally landing the job with Tata Motors, after two unsuccessful attempts!

Meet Bombay born and bred, Pratap Bose, 45, Vice President, Global Design, Tata Motors. Bose is the man responsible for transforming the design language of passenger vehicles ma...

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