DETROIT'S BRAINY NEW AUTOS
This article briefly reviews the dramatic increase in the use of microprocessors by the auto industries in the U.S. By 1985 a fully equipped U.S. car is predicted to use an average of 15 chips, compared to less than one in 1978. Various innovations afforded by the microprocessor are mentioned, along with future possibilities.
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- Publication Date: 1980-10
- Pagination: 3 p.
- Publisher: Disney Publishing Group
- TRT Terms: Automobile industry; Microprocessors; Technological innovations
- Subject Areas: Safety and Human Factors; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00384675
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
- Report/Paper Numbers: HS-035 719
- Files: HSL, USDOT
- Created Date: Apr 30 1984 12:00AM