Benjamin P Gulak is the chairman and founder of BPG Motors, even while he’s still studying at MIT. The Canadian inventor and designer came up with the Uno, a vehicle intended to deliver “unique urban mobility, high speed stability, and a living room friendly reduced parking footprint.” The Uno was selected by Popular Science Magazine as one of the Top 10 Inventions for 2008.er
How exactly do you plan to change the world?
I’m a big believer that being green can be cool. Right now, I’m focusing on creating cool, eco-friendly vehicles.
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