By Matthew Jones LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Satellite navigation systems may be the latest "must have" car gadgets but London's cab drivers, who have to pass the world's toughest taxi exam, are not impressed. While hundreds of thousands of the high-tech guidance systems are sold in Britain every year -- despite some reports of software glitches that have sent drivers down one-way streets or up impassable mountain tracks -- most cabbies in London prefer to rely on their own brain power. ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"FEATURE-Satnav no match for London cabbies -- yet" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.