NCOA and Volkswagen Study: 70% of Older Drivers Embrace Self-Driving Vehicles and Ride-Hailing Services

  • Date: 07/26/2021

Today, the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the national voice for every person's right to age well, and Volkswagen Group of America released the results of an online survey of older adults designed to better understand attitudes and perceptions about self-driving and ride hailing (SDRH) services and their perceptions about alternative transportation options.

Approximately 70% of respondents said they have trust in SDRH services, feel confident that they could enhance their safety, and believe that such services could help them achieve tasks outside the home and do the things they want in life.

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