Future Cars at CES
The CES is the Consumer Electronic Show. It happens in Las Vegas. It starts on January 5th and ends on January 8th. There are many new cars at the show. They are concept cars.
Honda’s car has a digital assistant. Its name is HANA. HANA can know your feelings. When you are happy, it plays happy music. When you are stressed, it plays relaxing music. The car is also autonomous. It can drive itself.
The Oasis is another car. It has a small garden in the dashboard.
Difficult words: concept car (a car which you cannot buy; a car which shows what future cars can look like), autonomous (autonomous cars can move without the driver – they drive themselves), dashboard (the area in front of the driver).
The CES is the Consumer Electronic Show. It ran in Las Vegas from the 5th to the 8th January, 2017. A big part of the show was about cars. Some cars can detect emotion, or are self-driving or have voice control.
Honda’s car has a digital assistant named HANA who can detect the driver’s emotions. If you are happy, it can play happy music. If you are stressed, it may choose other music. The Honda car can also drive itself. When you do not need the car, other people can use it and you can make money.
The Oasis concept car is another car and it is voice controlled and has a small garden in the dashboard.
Difficult words: detect (identify)
The Consumer Electronic Show (CES) ran in Las Vegas from the 5th to the 8th January 2017, and the big part of the show was about cars that can detect emotion, or are self-driving or are voice controlled.
Honda’s latest concept, equipped with a digital assistant named HANA, can detect the driver’s emotions and play appropriate music. It can also function autonomously as a ride-sharing vehicle making money for its owner while the owner is at work or asleep.
If you fancy speaking to your car, the Oasis concept car might interest you as it is voice-controlled. Its rear is designed for cargo like parcels or pizzas, and there is a small garden in the dashboard to make the space more personal.
If you do not want to interact much with your car, the self-driving ones will do just fine. Nissan’s Seamless Autonomous Mobility system will help autonomous vehicles make decisions in unpredictable situations.
Difficult words: seamless (continuous), unpredictable (not able to be predicted; difficult).