2014 marks the 50th year of anti-drink drive campaigns. The first public information film aired in 1964, was set in an office Christmas party and politely reminded people that “four single whiskeys and the risk of accident can be twice as great... If he’s been drinking, don’t let him drive.
Akio Toyoda has seen the future, and it’s called “Mirai”. That’s the name of Toyota’s new fuel cell vehicle, which the company’s president announced in a video released the day before the car’s official launch.
Smart but subtle redesigns to the iconic bodywork of the Audi TT, such as increasing the size of the wheelbase and reducing its weight, have created an even more dynamic drive. Ghibsy Seefaher, one of the designers behind the third generation model, explains how lowering the car’s centre of gravity has given it a more sporty feel.