The problem is that that Semi-autonomous driving tech is both hardware and software. Just like those heated seats, the manufacturer had to install the cameras and/or LIDAR system or whatever else to make your car maintain it’s lane or whatever. You’re still paying for systems to be installed in your car even if you… Read more
This reminds me of that story about the guy who bought a used Tesla Model S, and the previous owner purchased FSD (or whatever it’s called now; the self driving). After the sale, Tesla disabled the feature because the second owner “didn’t pay” for it. I’m not sure what happened with that case, but with this… Read more
If they give me the car for “free” and I pay a couple hundred a month with the option to buy the car for a price, lets call it a “residual”, after a set time or they take it back in a couple years and I agree to only drive it a set amount of miles a year...then sure, that “subscription” model is acceptable. If they… Read more
I’m sure they also think it’s too big simply because they’re not used to it.