Redesigning the Concept and Role of the Automobile

by: Alice Rawsthorn Added on 8 March 2010 | 774 views
Year: 2010 | Document Type: ARTICLE | File Format: html | Language: uk
Redesigning the Concept and Role of the Automobile
The New York Times, 7 March 2010.

Abstract/Summary

LONDON – How would you like to drive a car so smart that it can guide you away from traffic jams, warn you when another vehicle is threatening to smash into yours, and flush out the most convenient parking space? As well as being smart, this car is so eco-savvy that you needn’t even worry about how much environmental damage you’re causing on your journey.

Sounds better than beating yourself up for boosting global warming while stuck in your gas guzzler in an endless traffic jam? Or panicking about the risk of smash-ups while slipping ever further away from your destination in a fruitless search for a parking spot? Thought so.

Find a Car