Tougher Safety Ratings Could Put Autonomous Cars In The Fast Lane
The government has proposed changes to its safety ratings system that could force manufacturers to add more autonomous safety features.By Leah Becerra | December 10, 2015
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is going to be tweaking its safety ratings system, which will likely make it harder for cars (at least, as they're currently designed) to get top marks. (Video via National Highway Traffic Safety Administration)
This is actually a good thing for car buyers because the suggested changes mean the cars we buy in the future will be safer and possibly more autonomous.
Just think about it: Cars have gotten faster, both bigger and smaller, and recently they're even becoming more self-driven.