is hanging out with the chairman of General Motors.
technology had kept pace with computer technology over the past few
decades," boasts Gates, "you would now be driving a V-32 instead of
a V-8, and it would have a top speed of 10,000 miles per hour."
Bill Gates continued, "Or, you could have an economy car that weighs
30 pounds and gets a thousand miles to a gallon of gas. In either case,
the sticker price of a new car would be less than $50."
In response to all this goading, the GM chairman replied, "Yes, but
would you really want to drive a car that crashes four times a day?"