Each year, we conduct a survey of 1,000 Americans to understand their views on autonomous vehicles.
About the Report
For the third year in a row, Motional has commissioned a Consumer Mobility Report to help shed light on how the general public views, understands, and trusts autonomous vehicle technology. An independent third party surveyed 1,000 people from across America. Here’s what we learned:
The survey found that two-thirds of respondents are comfortable with the safety of AV technology.
The younger generations embrace the idea of AVs in their communities; 7 of 10 Gen Z respondents said they would feel comfortable as a cyclist or pedestrian in a city with AVs, or as a passenger in an AV. While the majority of Boomers said they would feel concerned as a pedestrian in a city with AVs.
Respondents who feel comfortable with the safety of AV technology:
Familiarity Leads To Comfort
Top Reasons People Prefer AVs
Americans believe AVs can significantly reduce dangerous driving habits: