Here comes Black Boxes for cars !


WASHINGTON—Many motorists don't know it, but it's likely that every time they get behind the wheel, there's a snitch along for the ride.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Friday proposed long-delayed regulations requiring auto manufacturers to include event data recorders—better known as "black boxes"—in all new cars and light trucks beginning Sept. 1, 2014.

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Created by Lendog 1 year 18 weeks ago – Made popular 1 year 18 weeks ago
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They've been in cars for years

Twiggy 1 year 18 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago

If you have purchased a car within the past 20yrs or more then you already have a black box. When cars went from carburators to electronic fuel injection they had to put computers in the cars to control timing and other functions. This "black box" records speeds, braking, hours driven, time spent idling etc...

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