Daily Archives: 27 December, 2012

Moving Mirrors

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OK, so, it may not be a big deal to some people, but to me?  This is freekin brilliant!  When you park here in Dubai, (it’s a big city, population 2 million, with another million arriving daily to work/shop according to Arabian Business.com), most times the parking spaces are a big tight.   Add to that people that have less than mad parking skills, and you have a challenging situation when it comes to parking.  Solution?

They just fold right back!

They just fold right back!

Mirrors that automatically retract.  Cool as all get out, I swear – as if by magic, the mirrors pull back to lay flat against the car door, leaving you  that extra 6″  – 10″ to get your door open and exit the vehicle without dinging the car door next to you.  Plus, you can walk between cars without doing the “door mirror limbo” to get through.  Brilliant!!

Kinda looks like it's got its ears pinned back, you know?

Kinda looks like it’s got its ears pinned back, you know?