In the final instalment of CarTrawler’s Vanguard of Kinesis series we take a look at a cross platform multimodal transport solution, an autonomous system that has already found its way into everyday use and the intuitive software that will map out our daily lives.
The need to travel as fast as we Tweet has never been more necessary as the world shrinks under the weight of instant communication, the 24-hour news cycle and the immediate dissemination of information through the myriad of different mediums at our finger tips.
The ground transportation landscape has changed significantly over the past three decades as technological advances continue to shatter the traditional means by which companies and consumers communicate.
Shuffling through the hordes of well-dressed German businessmen and their chronically attractive high heeled associates you could easily convince yourself that you were in a Ferrero Rocher advertisement, if it wasn’t for the uncouth looking nerds, like myself, scuttling around with weapons grade cameras and open mouths.
Two months on from the reveal of Skoda’s new face lifted Octavia, the Czech mark has followed it up with the one-two combination of the blistering RS and all terrain Scout. A rag tag group of motoring journalists were shipped out to Austria’s beautiful capital city of Vienna to get better acquainted with the off road and on track variants of Skoda’s Octavia.
Some cars are over built, some cars are poorly built, but the Subaru Forester, like Goldilocks’ porridge, is just right. Subaru has a legacy for building cars that are indestructible and this Forester definitely maintains its family’s bulletproof bloodline.