What happens when the technology malfunctions or requires maintenance? It is the property of the individual who now has an additional expense. The experience of owning a car is already too great. What is the incentive for the car buyer, a reduction in insurance costs or the possibility of no car insurance requiremented by law? There needs to be more too this. As it is cars are putting us in the poor house. Perhaps there is a better way, one that doesn't deepen our dependence on cars and keep us beholdent to the exorbitant expense.