How much automation do we really need?
Nowadays many OEMs equip their cars with Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) functions (see figure 1) which assist the driver e.g. to stay in the lane, keep an appropriate distance to the vehicle in front or identify if someone is driving in the driver’s blind spot. These functions have a mere informative character or only affect a single task in the driving process within comfort boundaries. Moreover, the driver is always able to overrule them.
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