New research has come out that nearly one in every three cars do not have a spare tire anymore. This news coming to light causes concern for both drivers and insurance companies alike. Automakers are now taking more and more steps to create lighter and more efficient vehicles. And by taking out the spare tire, along with the car jack, stand and lug wrench, they are saving a lot of weight. It is not all due to the automakers, they can’t be hit
The automobile industry is changing. With new autonomous features, such as self-parking and automatic braking, becoming more and more common and accepted, automobile companies need to shift their focus from creating the most flashy cars, to answering the drive of the industry, more personal and more technological touches. Automobile companies, who spent the last few decades fighting over sales and wanting the top product, are now teaming up to create smarter and more efficient vehicles, whether they be electric or more autonomous, self-driving.