Coolest New-Car Features for 2017
There are so many tech and convenience options today, it's hard to keep up with them.
This week, Forbes compiled a list of the top 10 coolest new features on 2017 models. They include everything from highly-adjustable seats, to 7-camera guidance cameras. Check out the full list below.
|Vehicle||Cool Tech||What it Does|
|Chrysler Pacifica||Uconnect Theater||Dual 10-inch touchscreen monitors in rear passenger compartment with smartphone connectivity and built in apps and games.|
|Ford Super Duty||Guidance Cameras||As many as 7 video cameras around the truck for added safety and easy towing|
|Honda Ridgeline||Truck-Bed Audio System||540-watt audio system with six weatherproof speakers|
|Infiniti QX30||Spinal Support Seats||Designed to match curvature of the spine, reduces pressure and fatigue on back muslcles|
|Jaguar F-Pace||Activity Key||Keyless entry and push-button start incorporated into wearable wristband|
|Lincoln Continental||Perfect Position Seats||30 separate seat adjustments, plus heating, cooling, and massaging functions|
|Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4||Portal Axles||Can raise the truck's driveline up and off center of wheels to give 17-inch ground clearance|
|Volvo S90/V90||Run-off Road Mitigation||Helps prevent running off the road because of driver error or bad weather conditions|
|Volvo S90/V90||Large Animal Detection||Help avoid hitting deer, elk and other animals|
|Bentley Bentayga||Entertainment Tablet||Pair of 10.2 inch tablets stored in front seatbacks|
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