Blog: Dave LeggettComes with heated cupholders...

Dave Leggett | 27 May 2003

An upcoming Cadillac Escalade special edition will apparently have heated and cooled cupholders. No more coffee gone cold worries for these special edition Escalade owners. As an aditional vehicle attribute, it seems a little over the top to me, although you have to visit the USA to appreciate how important cupholders are in many people's daily lives. Is anyone working on an ergonomically sound in-vehicle food warmer? Maybe it could reside in the middle of the steering wheel now that driver airbag units are becoming smaller. With the advent of steer-by-wire and the effective redundancy of the steering column, perhaps rack and pinion can be substituted by racked donuts and pastries.


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