The U.S. government’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced plans to bring vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication to light vehicles to mitigate crashes. But when and how this will happen remains unclear. In the second of a two-part series, Siegfried Mortkowitz investigates.
Penetration is key
Once V2V becomes a reality – and no one doubts that it will – it will be vital to have it accepted as quickly and broadly as possible, since any vehicle on the road not V2V-enabled will increase the risk of accidents and decrease the effectiveness of the technology.
Industry insight: Telematics and V2V/V2X technologies
Industry insight: Telematics and data
Telematics Detroit 2014