This article was first published at The McAlvany Intelligence Advisor on Friday, May 22, 2015:
SAVs are “shared autonomous vehicles” – driverless, robotic automobiles – and they are already raising serious questions that GM and Ford are just starting to address. Questions like: what business are we in today? What business will we be in tomorrow? Twenty-five years from now? Will we be in the car business or the transportation business? What does that mean? What do we do now so we’re still around and profitable then?
GM spokesman Jim Cain put the SAV revolution in the best possible light: