We have seen movies in which the hero drove a high-tech super car, but improving technology could make these sci-fi vehicles a reality pretty soon. Just about everything is touch-screen nowadays, and it will not be long before your car’s dashboard implements this feature. However, it is possible that having this kind of useful tech while driving could put you in danger on the road.
Drivers are Accustomed to Buttons
For years, drivers have gotten accustomed to the feel of their vehicle’s dashboard. They know exactly where to find buttons for the radio, lights, and climate control without taking their eyes of the road. Replacing those buttons with a touch screen destroys that ingrained muscle memory. However, the same was also true for cell phones.