The reason most automakers equip their vehicles with black dashboards is to prevent glare, which could be dangerous to drivers. Porsche decided to buck this trend in 2007 - 2016, and is now paying for that decision in a really strange way. … [Read more...] about Porsche Has to Buy Everyone Sunglasses
McLaren Automotive just released a teaser video for its soon-to-be-released 720S supercar, and the dashboard literally rotates! … [Read more...] about Check out the McLaren 720S’ Trick Dash
From printing car parts to entire cars, 3D printers are set to revolutionize the automotive industry. That is, of course, if manufacturers (and even independent shops) can find a way to use them without resorting to expensive and eco-destructive petroleum-based filament. Fortunately, Dutch startup Refil has the answer — and it’s car dashboards. … [Read more...] about 3D Printers Run on Recycled Dashboards
On the outskirts of Sydney, Australia, in the suburb of Glenorie, you’ll find Brent Parker Motor Trimming – a small, one-man auto upholstery shop with a big reputation for quality craftsmanship. In fact, it’s become one of the world’s premier shops for restoring high-end vintage and exotic automobile interiors. … [Read more...] about Lambo Stitching with Brent Parker 1
Hotrod & Restoration Magazine's latest "Interior Insights" article by Ace Eckleberry of ACE Custom Upholstery & Rod Shop is all about custom dashboards. He talk about how to sell customers on dash jobs, the challenges you can expect to face while doing them and the rewards as well. … [Read more...] about So You Want to Offer Custom Dashboards?