For most drivers, flying through a series of green lights one after the other is the closest thing to nirvana in the otherwise miserable experience of driving. Now, Audi is updating its embedded traffic light-reading technology to help you catch those mythical “green waves” with more precision.
Audi calls the new feature Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory, or GLOSA, which tells drivers how to moderate their speed to minimize red light stops. If you recall, some 2017 and 2018 Audi models have built-in vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) technology that allows them to receive information from a centralized traffic light management system through the car’s built-in 4G LTE hot spot. Essentially, a sensor installed in the traffic light “talks”…
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