Ian Briggs


Design Director & Co-Founder

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One of a Kind - The true meaning of bespoke

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BAC (Briggs Automotive Company) is a British manufacturer who designed and built the world’s first road-legal, single-seater supercar – the BAC Mono. The Liverpool-based business was founded in 2009 by brothers Neill and Ian Briggs.

The word bespoke is often overused, but at BAC every item of the car can be personalized. BAC inspire owners into making their Mono as individual as they are, from initial digital design ideas to full conceptual renders BAC have mastered the art of global design consultation within a digitally led environment.

BAC Founder and Head of Design Ian Briggs will explain the challenges and opportunities the vehicles concept create. In addition, why the BAC Mono supercar is regarded as the ultimate piece of purpose-built equipment for the sport of driving, focused only on the driver, and how Mono can exist a world in which the car comes under ever-increasing scrutiny and tighter legislation.


Ian is an accomplished designer with a reputation for innovative and radical concepts that have won him awards and accolades in diverse fields including aviation, luxury yachts and the automotive sector. He and his brother Neill formed their engineering design consultancy in 1995 and have worked with major OEMs for over a decade.

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