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The Car of the Future: Designing a Smarter Vehicle

Posted By Jorge Chapa On September 23, 2008 @ 4:00 pm In Green Transportation,Innovation | 2 Comments

smart car, rca concept car, smarter vehicle, sustainable transportation, alternative energy, joonas vartola [1]RCA Concept car by Joonas Vartola [2]

What intelligent new systems will the cars of tomorrow feature? Recently we were asked by Best of the Green Web [3] to compose our thoughts about the future of personal transportation into a three part series. Whereas in past weeks we’ve focused upon the drive towards creating more efficient vehicles [4] from eco-friendly materials [5], this week we focus on the more intricate technologies required to achieve the goal of sustainable transportation. After all, increasing fuel efficiency is a worthy goal, but let’s face it – if we really want to change our relationship with our cars, we need them to be smart. Check out Best of the Green Web [6] for the full article!

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[1] Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/09/23/the-car-of-the-future-part-3/

[2] Joonas Vartola: http://www.joonasvartola.com/

[3] Best of the Green Web: http://greenweb.federatedmedia.net/

[4] more efficient vehicles: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/09/09/the-car-of-the-future-announcement/

[5] eco-friendly materials: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/09/16/the-car-of-the-future-part-2/

[6] Best of the Green Web: http://greenweb.federatedmedia.net/archives/506

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