The world’s leading car design magazine – Distribuited in more than 60 countries

Europe: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, United Kingdom, Greece, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.

Americas: Canada, U.S., Brazil, Argentina, Mexico.

Asia: South Korea, China, Japan, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan.

Other countries: United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Oman, Qatar, Lebanon, Israel, South Africa, Turkey, Australia, New Zealand.

Technical data and readers profile

Auto & Design is a highly professional magazine and can be found all over the world in the design centres of car manufacturers, in the offices of indipendent designers, in the design centres of components companies and electronic and  special materials manufacturers, in University libraries and in the libraries of specialized schools. Its contents mainly cover project analyses from drawing board to final product, illustrated with reserach drawings and style models. Specific sections are dedicated to industrial and product design,  new materials and innovative technologies as applied to the automotive world and to a variety of design sectors. Full texts in English and Italian. Published since 1979.

Technical data
Published every two months
Paper: coated, glossy 135 gr
Size: 240 x 290 mm
Average colour pages: 90%
Printing: offset
Printing & Circulation: 13,000 copies/issue

Our readers
This information come from an analysis of our subscriber mailing list. Readers who are regulars buyers of Auto & Design from their newsagent, or from specialised bookshops, stand out for their medium-high level of culture, their attention to innovation.
Subscribers: 4000, Italy + abroad


Full page bleeding
mm 240 x 290

Page with frame
mm 220 x 270

Half page
mm 218 x 135

Half page
mm 106 x 270

Big foot
mm 218 x 96

mm 68 x 270

Small foot
mm 106 x 135

Half tower
mm 50 x 270

Technical specifications for advertising files

Magazine size:
240 mm x 290 mm (single page – bleeding)
480 mm x 290 mm (double page – bleeding)

Deliver material to:
Attn: Mrs. Marta Cinti
[email protected]

PDF Files:

  • Type of document: PDF file on Single page distilled following job options file technical specifications
  • File resolution: 300 dpi four-colour printing method/four-colour process
  • Enclosed image resolution: 300 dpi four-colour printing method/four-colour process
  • Fonts: embedded
  • Cut marks: register and cut marks should be put at 10 dots from the trimming line
  • Bleed area: 10 mm on each side – centered printable subject

Monographic supplement

Special printed edition – bespoke publication distribuited with Auto&Design
24 page + Cover with matte or glossy finish
24 page + Cover with matte or glossy finish and inside flap
32 page + Cover with matte or glossy finish
32 page + Cover with matte or glossy finish and inside flap

Additional features:
Estimation on request

Standard specifications:

  • Print: 4 colours
  • Size: 240 x 290 mm
  • Type of paper: matt or glossy
  • Paper thickness: cover, 300 gr + interior pages, 200 gr
  • Type of blinding: perfect blinding
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