For the woman who has everything

June 3, 2008 at 3:47 am Leave a comment

And the wheel,’ said the Captain, ‘what about this wheel thingy? It sounds a terribly interesting project.’

‘Ah,’ said the marketing girl, ‘well, we’re having a little difficulty there.’

‘Difficulty?’ exclaimed Ford. ‘Difficulty? What do you mean difficulty? It’s the single simplest machine in the entire Universe!’

The marketing girl soured him with a look.

‘All right, Mr Wiseguy,’ she said, ‘you’re so clever, you tell us what colour it should be.’

– The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, Douglas Adams

All those experts out there may know that tyres are black because of carbon black but there are still many of us tyre buyers who didn’t know. And there are probably a few more people that didn’t know that you could buy lavender scented wheels from Kumho – the Ecsta DX . If you live in the US, Kumho also lets you expand your nasal repertoire with not just lavender – you can also buy jasmine and orange scented wheels.

Apparently the scent only lasts approximately a year but I guess if you looking for a gift for the woman who has everything, its a possibility.

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