“The wisdom was anywhere from 3-5 years out. With all the financial troubles of the telecom industry, it's unclear how far back that envelope has been pushed.”
— Umar Riaz, global managing partner for Accenture telematics, estimating when wireless Internet systems will be in cars.
“It could be an all-out riot at the ‘make’ meeting at NADA. I want to get there early to get my popcorn and a front row seat.”
— A Ford dealer on a potentially rocky NADA convention session between Ford and its dealers over changes to Ford's Blue Oval dealer certification program.