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Luxury Owners More Likely To Accept Driverless Cars

Posted on September 23, 2016

Luxury car-owners --specifically owners of Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti vehicles -- were the most excited about autonomous cars. Among that group, 27 percent said that they were "very interested" in buying a self-driving vehicle. Pictured: The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion. (Photo courtesy of Mercedes-Benz USA)

Luxury car-owners --specifically owners of Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti vehicles -- were the most excited about autonomous cars. Among that group, 27 percent said that they were "very interested" in buying a self-driving vehicle. Pictured: The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion. (Photo courtesy of Mercedes-Benz USA)

How excited are you about self-driving cars? According to one new study, your feelings about tomorrow's autonomous vehicles may depend on what you drive today.

The study was conducted by research firm MaritzCX, which spent much of the summer asking 12,353 vehicle owners to share their feelings about self-driving cars. 

WWMT West Michigan article here

Related Topics: autonomous vehicles, driverless cars, luxury market trends, Mercedes-Benz, research and trends, self-driving vehicles, vehicle technology

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