Tag: driving aids

Reportedly Terrible: AAA Tests Pedestrian Detection Systems

<img data-attachment-id="1691268" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking-.png" data-orig-size="890,622" 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="aaa automatic emergency braking" data-image-description=" AAA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–450×314.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–610×426.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1691268″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–610×426.png” alt width=”610″ height=”426″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–610×426.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–75×52.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–450×314.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–768×537.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–120×84.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking-.png 890w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The paranoid luddites that write for this site have occasionally been accused of being hyper critical […]

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Land Rover Developing Remote Driving for Defender

<img data-attachment-id="1690698" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153.jpg" data-orig-size="762,456" 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="LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05" data-image-description=" jlr ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-450×269.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-610×365.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1690698″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-610×365.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”365″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-610×365.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-450×269.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153-120×72.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/LR_DEF_110_20MY_Off-Road_100919_05-e1569867705153.jpg 762w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Jaguar Land Rover is reportedly working a system for the new Defender that would allow for low-speed maneuvers with all occupants […]

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Survey Suggests Most Motorists Dig Advanced Driving Aids

<img data-attachment-id="1679250" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922.jpg" data-orig-size="1727,1047" 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="TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9" data-image-description=" toyota ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-450×273.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-610×370.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679250″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-610×370.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”370″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-610×370.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-450×273.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-768×466.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-120×73.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A survey released by Consumer Reports this week indicated that a majority of motorists (57 percent) believed that the advanced driving […]

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Some Drivers Still Oblivious About Automated Systems, IIHS Faults the Name Game

<img data-attachment-id="1678478" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" 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="sleeping while driving, sleeping at the wheel" data-image-description=" metamorworks/shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678478″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Many consumers continue to misunderstand the driver-assistance technologies being placed in modern vehicles, according […]

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