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Wednesday September 23, 2015

Intelligent Car Seat Detects Driver's Stress Level

You have to wonder how much a car seat that monitors respiration and heart rate to determine stress levels will add to the sticker price of your car. eek!

The "Active Wellness" seat is the world's first health-monitoring car seat, according to automotive suppliers Faurecia. It uses a biometric sensing system built into the seat lining that can detect if the driver has a drop in energy levels or is under stress and responds with a specific massage pattern, along with air flow through the seat's ventilation system.