Reilly P. Brennan, Lecturer, Stanford University

Reilly Brennan is an appointed lecturer in the Stanford School of Engineering and the Stanford d.school. Prior to joining Stanford, Brennan was Editorial Director at AOL's automotive properties, including AOL Autos and Autoblog. His work with automobiles in media and technology spans more than a decade, with publications ranging from Automobile to Monocle and seat time in over 1000 test cars. He was a member of the Le Mans-winning factory Corvette C5-R program. His personal land speed record is 168 mph, behind the wheel of a Chaparral 2E. Outside of Stanford, Brennan is an investor and advisor to automotive and transportation startups. His blog about business, design and making things can be found here.