Truckers driving eighteen wheelers have been able to communicate with each other for years using CB systems. Now, auto makers like Ford are taking this concept to a whole new level through the testing of V2V, a vehicle to vehicle communication system that uses wireless signals to send info back and forth between cars. This information, such as location, speed and direction, will allow vehicles to keep a safe distance. According to Green Car Congress, could reduce vehicle crashes on roadways by upwards of seventy-nine percent.
Although the innovative safety devices and other new vehicle technologies outlined in this article might not be widely available today, they are headed for the auto market of the future and will prevent countless would-be collisions. Until then, let Orlando Auto Body be your go to for any of your collision related needs.