These were some of the biggest stories in the automotive industry the week of April 4, 2016.
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Well, frat boys, something is finally worse than drinking and driving. Friends don’t let friends snapchat and drive.
Texting and driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. Koin
April is distracted driving awareness month. Fox
But that doesn’t mean everyone isn’t going crazy for it. CNN
I mean, even Elon Musk is surprised. TIME
Turns out that self-driving cars don’t know how to handle our outdated infrastructure. Or Europe’s, for that matter. The Verge
The news is even worse for truck drivers on the autonomous vehicle front. The Motley Fool
But for the rest of us..Check out these autonomous cars that cost less than $20,000! The Washington Post
Toyota and Microsoft race Google on who can create a 1984-inspired techno-utopia micro-state first. Just kidding: They’re just using your data from connected cars to examine buyer and driving habits. The Daily Mail
The New York Post takes a cue from Vice and dives into the weird, lonely life of the auto show model. The New York Post
California car incentives expand to low-income buyers. GreenCarReports