Stanford Cars: Past, Present, and Future

The past, present, and future of the automobile is explored, bridging the humanities, social sciences, design, and engineering, and taking up the human experiences of designing, making, driving, being driven, living with, and dreaming of the automobile. Created by Stanford.

Average Course Length

15 hours

Skill Level


Pick a lesson

1: Cars: Past, Present, Future
2: New Technology is Eroding Driving Freedom
3: What Will a Cultural History of Cars Look Like?
4: Of Hot Rodders and Hackers
5: The Future of Automobiles
6: Car Storytelling