Re: [MBZ] Car Naming

2015-09-01 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Hmmm . . .

Self driving cars, aside from the hacking aspects, open up a whole new
> realm of deviant behaviour/thinking.   (I put the "u" in there for Fred,
> Randy, Hendrick, and others who grew up with the queen's englisch.)


I thought you were thinking along the lines of Sperry and his use of the
auto pilot he invented:
http://flightclub.jalopnik.com/lawrence-sperry-inventor-of-the-autopilot-and-the-m-1592623110


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Re: [MBZ] Car Naming

2015-09-01 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes

It had never occurred to me, but seems obvious in retrospect:

http://xkcd.com/1571/

I'm not sure how far back his name database went, there would be a lot more
Ds pre-facelift I suppose.

Best,
Tim



I thought that was a name-lift.
Anyhow, I thought this one about self driving cars was great!
http://xkcd.com/1559/

Self driving cars, aside from the hacking aspects, open up a whole 
new realm of deviant behaviour/thinking.   (I put the "u" in there 
for Fred, Randy, Hendrick, and others who grew up with the queen's 
englisch.)



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