Speed limiters and black boxes installed in new cars from 2022 and police can access data

Speed limiters and black boxes installed in new cars from 2022 and police can access data

However, the AA has claimed the system could end up making drivers more reckless as they pushed down hard on the accelerator to disable the technology.

Edmund King said although technology could help save lives warning dodgem cars were fitted with speed limiters but still managed to crash.

Mr King said: “When it comes to intelligent speed adaptation, the case is not so clear. The best speed limiter is the driver’s right foot.

“The right speed is often below the speed limit – for example, outside a school with children about – but with ISA, there may be a temptation to go at the top speed allowed.

“Dodgem cars are all fitted with speed limiters, but they still seem to crash.”

Published at Tue, 09 Jun 2020 13:14:00 +0000