Gartner Research

Public Opinion Will Be Critical to Successful Autonomous Vehicle Adoption

Published: 10 July 2019

ID: G00404332

Analyst(s): Gaurav Gupta

Summary

Successful adoption of autonomous vehicles will depend on generating widespread consumer acceptance, in addition to overcoming technological and infrastructural barriers. Autonomous vehicle product managers must develop and execute their plans now for influencing public opinion to drive demand.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Limited Initial Deployment Could Ease Fears
  • Educate Consumers on How Technological Advances Have Made AVs Safer
  • Lobby to Establish Standards for AV Technology and Testing

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