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General Motors just announced a huge new push into electric vehicles, including a new longer-wheelbase version of the Bolt EV that will be the first car outside of the Cadillac brand to get the company’s Super Cruise advanced driver assistance system. The new vehicle is expected to launch in mid-2021.
Super Cruise made its debut in 2017 on the CT6 sedan, and Cadillac billed it as “the industry’s first true hands-free driving technology.” Drivers are able to let Super Cruise handle highway driving without putting their hands on the wheel as a camera-based driver monitoring system makes sure they keep their eyes on the road. Super Cruise has long been considered the best alternative to (or, to some people, even better than) Tesla’s…tech, The Verge, The Verge - All Posts