Dilip Chhabria is a person who has always challenged conformism. He has been a trailblazer, and a pioneering personality in the field of automotive design. His body of work epitomizes the spirit of Innovation and an uncompromising attitude towards excellence.
When Dilip Chhabria chose to go to the Art Center of Design, Pasadena, USA, he’d already ambled down the road less traveled, on a road unheard of. In times of engineers, doctors, lawyers and journalists, he chose to study Transportation Design.
His words - ‘I want to leave my mark as a man, to create what no one can, to rise up and prove that you can achieve all your dreams if you want them badly enough’ are an inspiration to all the present and prospective students of DYPDC.
In 1993, he set-up Dilip Chhabria Design with the sole aim of offering design and prototyping services to the Indian OEM industry as well as customized one-off solutions to the individual buyer. What had started as one man’s passion for cars has today evolved into an organization of over 400 designers, engineers and highly skilled craftsmen. In a span of 19 years since inception the company has designed and built over 700 concepts all of which also ply as regular road cars.
The company has successfully delivered international projects both for the automotive companies as well as the individual high net worth clients. The DC brand stands for consistently producing innovative, high quality products that generate a ‘WOW’ with the viewer.
The company has on the one hand as its valued customers auto majors like Renault, GM, BMW, Daimler, Ford, Toyota, Fiat, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki, Bajaj Auto, Ashok Leyland, as well as celebrities and high network individuals on the other.
His work has won him many accolades and numerous hearts. He is a role model to the younger generation aspiring to build a career in the automotive industry. More information about Dilip Chhabria Design is available on www.dcdesign.co.in.
Besides being an exceptional designer, Dilip Chhabria is also a keen artist. Having achieved the pinnacle of design namely automobile design, his passion has also spread to paintings and sculptures. His art collection can be seen on his website www.dcart.co.in.