The annual Barrett-Jackson auction in Arizona is a mass of old (and some new) muscle, unique collectors items (hey, who doesn’t want a custom built yellow submarine for $2,200?), and some real finds. Peter Valdes-Dapena and I got up close and personal with a 1955 […]
We traveled to Scottsdale, Arizona for an up-close look at George Barris’ Batmobile–a Lincoln Futura Concept car replete with paint-can bat chute and chain cutter. The car sold at the annual Barrett-Jackson Auction for a record $4.6m.
Consumer electronics innovation moves at a blistering speed, leaving auto manufacturers struggling to keep up. At the annual Detroit Auto Show, one company, Johnson Controls, showcases what they think the future car cockpit could look like, complete with touch controls and buttonless selection. While knobs […]
One of the coolest things I saw at the Detroit Auto show this year was the Hyundai (like sundae) HCD-14 Genesis Concept. While it’s gigantic swooping body lines, and gaping grill made for an interesting exterior, it was the technology inside that made me sit […]