CNet has a controversial article up on its site right now. Electric Cars: iPhones of the Automotive Industry
Depending on who you talk to, electric cars pack the disruptive force of either Dell PCs or the Apple iPhone.
Regardless of your choice of analogy, the auto industry is facing the kind of technology-based competition it hasn’t seen in years.
And in this game, start-ups claim to have the upper hand on the incumbents.
I tend to believe that new electric car or hybrid car startups will help drive innovation within the automotive industry that is neccesary to change what I consider one of the most influential industries in the world. Automotives,Car Travel, and Oil.