I just read a rather amusing article in todays New York Times titled, "Dumbing Down Over-Engineered Cars." It made me smile, especially the comments re. BMW's idrive (you crazy) system. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh_roll.gif[/img]
Here's a link, though I think you have to first register at the site to actually read articles, but registration is free.

http://www.nytimes.com/2005/02/18/au...warn.html?8dpc