Five Car Feature Failures


Occasionally, automakers get it right in the new feature department — seat heaters? Good. Back-up camera? Good. Intermittent wipers? Really good. Self-parking? BMW’s iDrive and Ford’s Microsoft Sync? Let’s just say the jury’s still out. The market, however, decided quickly on the list below, which contains automotive gimmicks that range from not-very-useful to patently absurd.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2012/10/11/Feature-Failures-Five-of-the-silliest-automotive-features-ever