Some say the unusually cold, snowy winter weather in the Eastern United States is a symptom of climate change. Regardless of where you stand on the issue, one thing is certain: come winter, automobile seat warmers are as welcome in your car as a steaming cup of hot chocolate and a snuggly blanket while sitting next to a crackling fire. Thankfully, this automotive indulgence is by now commonplace. Still, you might wonder why it took so long to become standard equipment on cars.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/01/31/the-year-cadillac-gave-drivers-the-electric-chair