Monthly Archives January 2019

A history lesson regarding three motoring tech features we now take for granted

Drive a used Aston Martin or get behind the wheel of many other modern vehicles and there is a good chance that you’ll take many of the advanced pieces of technology which are designed into them for granted. This is because there’s so many hi-tech features found in cars today, though can you remember driving before any of these examples of motoring tech started to be used on a daily basis?

Can you remember driving without cruise control?

You may well be shocked when you find out about two facts related to the creation of cruise control. One is the fact the idea was first thought about during the 1940s, while the other is that it was invented by someone who couldn’t actually drive!

You did indeed read that last fact correctly...

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