Digital camera and display improve visibility significantly. Mark Phelan/Detroit Free Press
The technology-laden Cadillac CT6 luxury sedan will be the first car to offer a high-definition video rearview mirror when it goes on sale in the first half of 2016. The mirror, made by Zeeland, Michigan-based supplier Gentex offers a remarkably wide field of view for better visibility than traditional optical mirrors.
Gentex calls it the Full Display Mirror. It takes an image from a high-def camera mounted at the rear of the car and projects it onto the rearview mirror.
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