Remember when dashboards used to be simple?
A lot of people don’t tend to think about their dashboards since the car they’ve been driving for a while is well known to them, right? You’ve seen one dashboard, you’ve seen them all, yeah? Okay, hold onto that thought.
Welcome aboard, try to figure out what’s going on.
Do you fancy a trip back in time?
Who designs these things?
Sometimes it feel as though the designers do too much.
Yes, a dashboard can be ‘extra’.
Simple is good.
Every decade impresses and embarrasses in equal measures.
Spacing is important after all.
Dashboards that make you say ‘wow’.
Some designs have to elicit a laugh.
Were designers of the past trying to get ready for flying cars?
It kind of feels as though designers were just tossing out ideas and people were taking them all.
To each their own, right?
WTR? (Why’s That Radass?)
Cars have certainly changed over the years, inside and out. Determining how the dashboard has to look, how it will function best, and what the driver will like, has to be sheer torture at times. But it’s easy to see we get a bit of entertainment out of it, as well as a look at how cars have continued to evolve.