You’ll find that most new automatic cars today come with
paddle shifters attached to the steering wheel. This technology was pioneered
by Ferrari in the 1980s, it gave their drivers the ability to shed seconds off
their lap times by allowing them to keep their hands on the wheel and change
1952: High Beam Assist
The Autronic eye, its original name, was an invention of the General Motors Guide Lamp Division. Oncoming light was detected through a light-sensing cylinder, this signal would be processed by an amplifier to trigger a low beam.
1948: Cruise Control
Modern cruise control was an invention of Ralph Teetor.
Blockchain. You’ve probably heard about it by now, so what is it?
No, it’s not another term for novated leasing – the short version is that it’s a new technology that is almost impossible to hack. Blockchain works in a way that removes the need for a ‘middle man’ when it comes to making transactions and purchases and increases data privacy.