Cup Holders Are An Important Part of Interior Vehicle Design

WDET’s Jerome Vaughn asked “What makes a bad cup holder?”

Detroit is the hub of the auto industry, so there’s a constant stream of stories about cars and trucks.  Recalls, emission tests, and the North American International Auto Show might top the list.

But there’s so much more going on. 

Jolanta Coffey is the Instrument Panel Console Manager at Ford Motor Company and she spends her days thinking about cup holders.  Yes, cup holders.

WDET’s Jerome Vaughn asked her “What makes a bad cup holder?”


  • Jerome Vaughn
    Jerome Vaughn is News Director at 101.9 WDET. His interest in news reporting began when he was five years old, after his mom bought him a yellow Panasonic ball and chain radio.