WIederling wrote:Bongodog49 wrote:There's a simple answer to why US cupholders are larger than European ones, because the cups are larger !!!.
Especially true of Southern Europe where the coffee of choice is an espresso, rather than a US style Grande latte with caramel syrup
you drink your espresso fresh, hot.
I'd be surprised if there is an Italian around bringing it into his car.
you could as well drink engine oil run off.
Very true, No self respecting Italian would forgoe the opportunity to sit and chat whilst drinking coffee when the alternative is to drink it in isolation in a car.
I worry about highly paid well renumerated pilots who cannot work out what the three drinks holders in the side console are for and instead manage to spill their beverage over the centrew console.