Like most people, I have a soft spot for an old dashboard filled with big, analog gauges. It’s a satisfying thing to watch a long needle sweep and dance along the arc of a gauge. I love it. It’s partially because of this love that I say this: it’s time to let analog gauges die.
Last week, I got everyone's underpants all nice and restrictive with some hardcore engine porn. This time, I want to stay inside the car, but focus on the bits that we get most intimate with when driving: the dashboard. And there's some incredible ones here.
I know they're not to everyone's tastes, but I'm starting to like this trend towards these digital instrument panels being installed in everything from a Chevy Spark to basically the whole fleet of Jaguar and Land Rover products. Some of these are well done and are able to showcase a lot of information now that…