We don’t really grow up. Our toys just get bigger.
Just like video games, car infotainment systems have evolved massively in the last couple of decades. In 2019, the two worlds have come crashing together with new innovations such as racing simulators and collaborations with automakers. While we enjoying playing Forza on a wheel and pedal setup, wouldn’t it be a lot cooler if you could play the game on an actual car? This dream is edging closer to reality.
At the 2019 Mobile World Congress, Mercedes-Benz showed the capabilities of its new MBUX infotainment system by allowing attendees to play a knock-off version of Mario Kart on the dashboard of a new 2020 CLA.