Are we heading the right direction in auto-tech?

Tesla Motors has been making news by featuring a 17-inch touch screen monitor in the center console of their latest model cars.  This sort of driver interface seems counter-intuitive from a safety perspective; however, many in the consumer electronics world and in the car and light duty truck world are saying that customers want what they want and will go to any manufacturer that provides it.

Can we integrate technology and keep drivers focused on the road?

Check out these videos….

Tesla Model S – 17-inch touch screen replacing “buttons and switches”

http://www.bloomberg.com/video/auto-tech-safety-feature-or-driver-distraction-hGV0D1S~RRmph6X6s9OV8w.html

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