Yes...the Dog Days of Summer...quiet, relaxing...really, not this year.
In case you always missed it, and possibly want to share your thoughts on the future of the auto business, take a look at Vision 2020.
Think about this...we feel that in 2015 with the inexorable progress of various technologies, the disruptions created by technological applications. You need to be engaged in provocative thinking. Agreed folks around you might think that you are a shit disturber, but keep it up just the same.
Just like you need to be your own editor, you need to provoke your thought process. Agreed...discretion is a competitive advantage when being provocative.
Especially if you are in the auto business, provoke yourself.
Everyone has an opinion, everyone can quickly publish their thoughts, everyone can embellish their brand, and everyone can massage their egoes. How many truly engage in provoking? What do you think?
The General Motors Tech Center in Warren Michigan has been recognised as a National Historic Landmark. What is the big deal? Way back in the day the Tech Center was the equivalent of buildings/campuses that are going up in Silicon Valley today.
A few decades back The Colonel had the unique opportunity to visit the Tech Center, back then being in the auto business it was a totally cool informative experience.
On a different note, its gratifying to see the level of participation in the Parapan Am Games in Toronto. While raising the awreness towards folks that have various limitations.
Pebble Beach...peruse the RMSotheby Digital Catalog...some extremely interesting cars.
Our usual old cars from the Carmel Concours on the Avenue 2015...enjoy.