Check out the interiors of the latest models of the high end luxury cars. The 7 series, Audi A8, S-Class ,Rolls Royce etc. You'll find interiors lavished with premium wood. Astonishing modern gadgetry and the charm of the wooden interior. Its not something ancient or modern. The class and elegance which a premium wood gives to the interior shall always be there. Whether in 1940 or in 2011. Gurjinder.