Auto makers face several challenges in appealing to young drivers, and the parents who allow them to drive. Telematics systems must not distract, but they also must keep up with the demands of users, one executive says....More
Citing consumer workshops, many of today’s infotainment systems are just too complicated for the average user, a top executive says. “People are at their limits from a cognitive-load perspective on how much information they can process.”...More
A long list of auto makers now is onboard and supplying Infomedia with parts data to help dealers compile fast, accurate service quotes. Here in the U.S., the company has deals with GM, Toyota and Chrysler so far....More
Last year, Hyundai was the first automaker in the world to sell a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. Hyundai Vice Chairman Woong-chul Yang makes it clear the automaker plans to be a trailblazer in hybrids as well as fuel cells....More
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.