Automotive designers have an endless appetite for innovation. Since the first car sputtered down the cobblestones in 1807, automobiles have consistently pushed the bounds of technical achievement. From integrating the latest technologies to developing entirely new ones altogether, cars are often the catalysts of technical innovation.
With internet connectivity making its way into cars and digital radar sensors and high definition projectors shrinking in size while increasing in sophistication, the next generation of automobiles is set to be the most innovative crop yet. Here's a look at five of the technologies that are bringing the future of driving one step closer.