What if your car was intelligent like KITT in the 80’s TV show Knight Rider? With AutoPi all cars become intelligent and can have eyes, ears and a voice. Based on Raspberry Pi™, AutoPi looks like an OBD-II dongle, but is so much more.
While we might not (yet) be flying around the city en route to the office or mall in our flying cars as was 'promised' in the last century, one thing is certain; technology has and continues to change the automotive industry. These advances have meant that once necessary or highly desirable accessories and gadgets are simply becoming obsolete in new vehicles. Here are just five such examples of near obsolete car gadgets.