TITLE

every possible assistance

AUTHOR(S)
Barthorpe, Frances
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Automotive Engineer;Jan2001, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the transformation of car interior design in response to customer preferences. Prospects of the domination of vocal recognition and voice activation in car electronics equipment; Amusement of back seat video players for children; Prediction on electric steering.
ACCESSION #
7547295

 

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