Design Your Seatbelt Pad

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Unknown 0 Comments

Seatbelts save lives. But based on research, only 25% of people in Asia wear seatbelt. As the number one automobile producer, road safety is Toyota's priority. Hence, the idea to start a Design Your Seatbelt Pad Contest. There are 2 main categories you can choose to join to: Professional and Open. All you need to do is create your original seatbelt pad design either by hand drawn or computer graphics. Don't forget to include a THUMS image for your entry to be valid. Upload your creative piece online and wait for it to appear in the contest website gallery for public voting. Submit as many entries as you can for more chances of winning. One (1) winner per participating country will take home an iPad Air 16GB Wifi + 10pcs of Toyota Seatbelt Pads of your winning design in the Professional Category. For the Open Category, two (2) winners per country will also get picked to receive 10pcs of their seatbelt pad winning design.

Contest Requirements:
  • Open to participants living in Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam
  • Two Categories
    • Professional Category - Open to bloggers, design students,design teachers and design professionals, without any age limitations
    • Open Category - Open to the general public, without any age limitation
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Log on to and register using your Facebook account 
  2. Two (2) Categories
    • Professional
    • Open
  3. Entry Guidelines
    • Create your original seatbelt pad design either by hand drawn or computer graphics
    • Entries must be creative
    • Must include a THUMS image in the design. You may download the THUMS material via the contest website
    • Must follow the size requirement. You may also download the template in JPEG or AI format
      • Open Size: 19.5cm (W) x 23.5cm (L)
      • Closed Size: 7.5cm (W) x 23.5cm (L)
    • Files must be in RGB JPEG format, with colour or in black and white
    • Maximum file size is 2MB
  4. Upload your design  in JPEG format via PC only
  5. Valid entries will be uploaded in the contest website gallery for public voting
  6. You may submit as many entries as you can
  7. Toyota will select two (2) winners for the Open category and one (1) winner for the Professional category from each country
  8. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: Submission of entries until August 31, 2014

Contest Prize:

  • Online submission
  • You may submit multiple entries
  • None
For more info, log on to or email