71% of motorists think that the 100% autonomous vehicle will become a reality within the next ten years, according to a study published by the 2018 Cetelem Automobile Observatory. The Chinese are the most optimistic (92%), followed by the Mexicans (89%) and the Brazilians (85%). These countries are also those that are ready for this motoring experience.

Test Drive

Honda has released new images and more specs for a new Insight prototype that's set for its official unveiling at the Detroit Auto Show.

Practical tips

Those who drive daily for professional or personal reasons are frequently confronted by traffic jams, resulting in lost time and often frustration. As the year kicks off, the ViaMichelin website and app help you optimise your motoring thanks to alternative routes.

Travel routes

Between Nice and Menton the mountains plunge sharply down to the sea. Running along these heights are three famous routes: the Grande Corniche, the Moyenne Corniche and the Basse Corniche. The first affords the most stunning views, climbing to 1,476ft/450m. The second offers beautiful vistas along the shore; while the third provides access to the coastal resorts.