Ford Introduces New “Law-Abiding” Car in Europe

Ford just introduced the new S-MAX in Europe. Its newest feature is that it will detect speed limits and automatically follow them, no matter how fast the driver wants to go: Ford’s Intelligent Speed Limiter tech will first appear on the new Ford S-Max that’s launching in Europe that could just change the way that we drive. A camera mounted on the windshield scans the road signs on the sides of the highway and, when the vehicle enters a 20mph zone, the system reduces the top speed to match. Read more […]

Obama Calls Losing $10 Billion a Success

“When I took office, the American auto industry – the heartbeat of American manufacturing – was on the verge of collapse…As President, I refused to let that happen. I refused to walk away from American workers and an iconic American industry.” – The Great One (Barack Obama) So self-congratulatory, isn’t he? It’s sort of nauseating. Sometimes, I believe that we must live in multiple worlds. One world is real—the one in which Obama is a massive failure, and a self-adoring oaf, and the other Read more […]

Tax Fed Auto CEO Tells Plundered Public To Stop Complaining

I respect the Obamaphone lady far more than this man: “CEO Dan Akerson said it’s time to end the debate over whether the government’s 2009 bailout of the automaker was worth it. ‘Four years afterwards, it’s pretty hard to debate (that) it wasn’t successful, $25 billion in profits later,’ Akerson said Thursday at GM’s annual meeting, in response to a shareholder question suggesting that some people won’t buy GM cars until taxpayers are repaid. Akerson noted President Bush and President Obama Read more […]