German scientists claim to have, for the first time, scientifically analyzed the driving pleasure experienced by motorists. Researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute in Rostock, Munich Technical University and Mercedes Customer Research collaborated in the study involving testing various methods for measuring driversâ emotions. They were able to ascertain what drivers feel and which aspects affect driving pleasure by means of voice analysis, facial-expression recognition and psychological ...
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