AV Challenges and Benefits
BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES OF AV TECHNOLOGY
The potential benefits of AVs include safety on the road, increased quality of life through less time driving, improving the urban landscape, and economic gains both across society and at a personal level. The success of AVs hinges on some challenges the industry now faces, including consumer acceptance of the technology and the cost, technological development within the AV industry, and city infrastructure to facilitate AVs. The current state of each challenge is also summarized to present where these challenges currently stand on the trajectory of AV success.