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It may be beautiful architecture ... but does it plug into a laptop?

Years ago one of the motoring weeklies used to have a feature called 'Fragments on Forgotten Makes'. There was a picture of an old codger leafing through prehistoric back issues and every week he would draw from them the story of some long-extinct and curious motor vehicle - rear-wheel steering, radial engines inside wheels, body made of paper, and so on.

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