Milan: Day Five – Mini controversy.

Having a major brand like MINI participating in Salone del Mobile has been controversial, with some folks saying that it takes away from the show. But when I saw the MINI Scooter E Concept on display at Triennale Design Museum, I'm not sure I agree. This scooter lets you use your smartphone as an ignition key and its electric motor can be charged from any conventional power outlet. Sounds like modern design to me. MORE PHOTOS…