Possibly their solution to the clunkiness that DCTs tend to show when inching along at an intersection? I could see it working well if the TC locks at a low RPM (like 1500). You get the shift speed of a DCT with the smoothness of a traditional auto. » 4/16/14 5:10pm 4/16/14 5:10pm

I hope I didn't overlook this, I scrolled through the article a couple times and didn't see it addressed - so if you take 23,000 gallons of water and turn it into 1 gallon of fuel, what's the byproduct of this process? Extra hydrogen and oxygen gas? Water? I don't imagine that 22,999 gallons worth of H2O just vanishes. » 4/15/14 4:31pm 4/15/14 4:31pm

You're missing the point. It's not just about the car. If it was he'd just buy the car when it launched. It's about the donation, the publicity for his charity, and the publicity for his name/teams to draw sponsor money. I had never heard of the Karmanos Cancer Institute until now - this event drew the interest of theā€¦ » 4/15/14 12:20pm 4/15/14 12:20pm