Will autonomous cars doom THE AUTO CARE INDUSTRY?

November 2016
Aftermarket Business World;Nov2016, p13
Trade Publication
The article examines blogs by some business leaders on the implications of autonomous cars to the autocare industry. It mentions Planetart resources founder Peter Diamandis' prediction of massive declines in automotive sales brought about by the emergence of Car as a Service, and the Aftermarket iReport by Jim Lang on how driverless vehicles will change consumer-vehicle relationship. Also mentioned is Advanced Tire and Auto founder James Bigelow's view on early applications of autonomous cars.


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