The End Of The Line For The Humble Windscreen Wiper?

By | 01/01/2014

Ah…The humble windscreen wiper.

Not the most exciting piece of vehicle technology, but an important – if not often neglected – piece of vital vehicle safety equipment.

The windscreen wiper as we know it could very well soon be retired, to be replaced with a hi-tech ultrasound device which stops anything from sticking to the windscreen.

The technology – developed by super-car designers McLaren – is expected to be introduced into McLaren’s own range of luxury vehicles.

It seems that it is early days just yet, however as with most vehicle technology, the ‘trickle-down effect’ will likely take place over time which could ultimately result in the technology becoming common place across the board.

To read the full article, please follow the link below:

http://www.motoring.co.uk/car-news/is-it-the-end-of-the-road-for-the-windscreen-wiper-_59977

As always – stay safe out there good people!

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Chris

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