Executive Automotive Analyst
NADA Used Car Guide
A survey by NADA Used Car Guide of 2,100 individuals showed an interest in the idea of driverless mobility, while maintaining apprehension to the means of travel as a realistic alternative to today’s transportation options. Over half of survey participants think autonomous vehicles will be publicly available within 10 years, while 23% of respondents anticipate it taking 20 or more years for self-driving vehicles to become a reality for the general public.
OEMs, Suppliers and Organizations Outside Industry Taking Part in Research:
Honda, Subaru, Jaguar Land Rover, DENSO, Delphi, and MIT active in autonomous vehicle research projects along with Google.
McKinsey & Company Speculates Insurers May Shift Business Model:
Away from consumer coverage toward insuring OEMs from liabilities.
Over 90% of Survey Participants Would Prefer Part-Time Automated Car:
They envision both scenarios in which they would use the car’s self-driving capability, as well as others in which they would choose to drive themselves.