WANT ONE?

Posted by | April 20, 2016 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Last week we wrote about self-driving cars. But let’s talk about the bland, white gumdrop that Google has been testing. It’s just plain ugly. When Elon Musk introduced the Tesla, he unveiled a sleek, rocket-fast EV that set the standard every other car maker has been chasing. People want to DRIVE a Tesla. On the other hand, maybe Sergey Brin understands the other side of the auto buying spectrum: People who want their cars to be self-driving probably are indifferent to the way the vehicle looks or performs. Gum drops might outsell rocket ships, but which would you rather own?