L.A. Auto Show's Future Dreams: Wicked Neato?
Oct. 23, 2006: LA Voice.org
Summary: Say what you like about the L.A. Auto Show – they know how to serve up the eye candy.
Last year’s Design Challenge – exploring some fevered hallucination about "the L.A. lifestyle" – tried to persuade us that Los Angeles needs rolling film festivals and CNG-powered drift cars.
This year they’re bypassing the nutritional value of plain nuts and going straight for the gooey nougat center – biodegradable dune buggies, oxygen-spewing plant-mobiles and nanotech-driven aqua-pods …