Catching ZZZ’s in Autonomous Cars

With semi-autonomous cars already on the road and fully self-driving ones soon in the future, we wanted to know how trusting or skeptical people are of this technology. We surveyed over 1,000 people about sleeping in a self-driving car and autonomous vehicles in general. Self-driving technology may be intended to create a safer means of transportation, but this may be the one area where people value control over convenience. Keep reading to find out.

According to our study, the majority of people said they’d never sleep in an autonomous vehicle. However, 34 percent of people said they would be willing to snooze in a fully autonomous car in the future, and 12.7 percent were comfortable enough to sleep in a semi-autonomous one.