Tag: advanced driving aids

Sunshine Can Sabotage Cadillac’s Super Cruise; GM Reportedly Working On Fix

<img data-attachment-id="1587307" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30.jpeg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="cadillac super cruise" data-image-description=" Image: General Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1587307″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-610×407.jpeg” alt=”cadillac super cruise” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-30.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Despite receiving high praise as one of the most advanced driving aids on […]

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Here’s Looking at You, Kid: Volvo to Deploy In-car Cameras to Monitor Your Behavior

<img data-attachment-id="1666332" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera.jpeg" data-orig-size="1350,900" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="volvo in-car safety camera" data-image-description=" volvo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1666332″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-610×407.jpeg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/volvo-in-car-safety-camera.jpeg 1350w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Volvo has burdened itself with the unrealistic duty of ending fatalities in its cars. While an […]

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40 Countries Agree – Automatic Braking Should Be Mandatory

Forty countries, led by Japan and the European Union, have agreed to require passenger cars and light commercial vehicles to come equipped with automated braking systems starting as soon as 2020. According to the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the new regulation will become compulsory for all countries that adopt it during an upcoming June […]

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AAA: New Safety Tech Effectively Doubles Cost of Minor Repairs

Advanced safety tech may save your skin, but it certainly won’t spare your wallet in the event of a minor accident. According to research from the American Automobile Association, replacing and/or recalibrating the sensors needed to allow modern driving aids to function properly are severely inflating the cost of even minor repairs. Unfortunate, considering features […]

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Toyota’s Self-driving Car Plan Still Incorporates the Driver, Calls Bullshit on Level 5 Autonomy

Despite being one of the largest manufacturing giants currently in existence, Toyota is trailing in the autonomous technology war currently raging among carmakers. But it would unfair to say that the Japanese brand is losing. While General Motors appears to lead the rest of the established automotive firms, it’s not perfectly clear how big a […]

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