The Future of Cars is Stressing Me Out

Avaldati 31 mai 2021
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The future of cars is in flux. Watch me take some educated guesses at what the automotive industry will look like in 25 years.

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  • Electric cars might be faster but they have no soul

  • All the climate change is because al these low compression motors build on the 80. V8's pushing 140hp!? Low compression equals leak down piston rings. Leak down vapors means more pollutants to the atmosphere plus gasoline evaporating on carburators and people neglecting the use of PCV valve. High compression equals more mixture is getting burnt on the chamber. Equals less hidrocarbons to the atmosphere and more power baby!!! But wait the USA needs a high performance market. Automakers : gotcha... Low compression!!!

  • When will Rivian's suv be rolling out into the markets?

  • can you do a video on a takache truck culture

  • Nolan. Maybe your best vid. IMO of course.

  • EVs just make me sad. Eventually I'm probably not gonna be able to keep my old toyota running because there won't be any more parts, everything will be electric. Just sad

  • Would be nice if it worked properly

  • Most of these companies ignore the fact that a good chunk of the world is still rural, and in places where an EV station every few miles isn’t necessarily possible.

  • I have literally zero interest in ever paying for self-driving technology.

  • Buy a car subscription, not the actual thing. Dam, there goes my personal dumpsite.

  • You can use volcanol to make low emission cars sound good.

  • I never sped on the I5 said everyone looking to the right feeling the guilt in your throat drop resulting with a gulp.

  • Roger that Donut! I will allow any emotional, intellectual or commonsensical thought processes to be dictated by you and any other one worldly, "it may sound insane but you will own nothing and be happy... trust us!", moniker to dictate my inability to think. Where is my damn kool-aid?! My heroine dealer smells like every else who works for the CIA! They have a special fragrance made from Chanel! Dont lose your head for crying out loud! It's all good!

  • I’m someone trying to get into car culture; why are electric cars such a taboo to the car community? Is it due to a limit to their overall power as an engine? Is it because they’re too new to understand? Is it because they’re quiet? Someone please help me understand.

  • That proto Z is gonna be worth a lot in 15 years when they’re not making them anymore 🙃

  • I'm gonna hate when need for speed gets fucking Teslas😡

  • I don't care how old I am I will always be rocking my eclipse with a 1jz

  • Sorry, but I agree with you. I don't like the idea of a car being hacked into, and remotely-controlled, monitored... or even shut down. I wonder how ransomware is going to evolve because of that. I also don't like the idea of not being able to work on my own car. Because companies like Ferrari and John Deere refuse to release that Revenue to the public

  • :(

  • I am an engineer working in automotive industry and i do not like where it is going and i do not consider BEV as future of automobile

  • This is making me real sad

  • Lyft? What is Lyft (Rhetrical)? This is a great American channel however I feel sorry :( for all of those subscribers who aren't in the US.

  • There’s an old informational video about the future of cars in the 50s or 60s where he literally just describe the freeway that cooperates with the cars and self drives you for long distances

  • I wanna get stuck in time, petrol heads forever!

  • I guess we all need to learn to ride horses for zero carbon emissions for transportation!!!!!!

  • 😔

  • Wake me up when "we have to stop using EV's because of the high carbon footprint of manufacturing/electricity use".

  • Seeing how technology is changing everything scares me when thinking about the future. When it gets to the point when all cars drives itself, i think about situations like, what if something happens like someone or a group of ppl decides to hack the system that controls these cars then no one can use their vehicles. What stops the government from doing that if they want to for any reason. All this technology being implemented in our lives is just taking control away from us as the people. Gotta think about who is controlling all this technology when it gets to that point because they will be in control of all of us and we will be at their mercy

  • The intelligent tom-tom metrically need because security accidentally record minus a irritating printer. ludicrous, slim spider

  • Hey Nolan, you complain about not getting the Toyota GR Yaris, while others outside of the North America complain about not getting the Ford Bronco, which was based off the Ford Ranger, so it'd be perfect for Australia! So it goes both ways

  • 2021: Bring back analog buttons in the interior 2040: bring back the steering wheel.

  • Cars have no future. Everything will be souless. No gears, no sounds, no fun. Just instant torque and numbers. It's over.

  • I bought my dream vintage car (1973 Land Rover Series III) for $200 last year so I'm set for a while!

  • Why would they need to figure out how to make an electric car sound good? One of the benefits of an electric car is the lack of engine noises. Drive an electric car for a week, then get into a car with an ICE, and tell me the engine noise isn't annoying.

    • @Nightfly nah you hear the engine better

    • @SİLVERGLOBAL EW1R You do, it's been tested and proven. In city traffic, tire noise is louder than the engine noise. Especially with EV's, as they are heavier and thus produce more tire noise. Tire noise is the noise of the tires on the road, the "zooming" sound, which is what you hear when a car is approaching.

    • @Nightfly You do not hear tire noise

    • @SİLVERGLOBAL EW1R How do you not understand that you do hear the tire noise? You cannot hear the engine over the tire noise as in city traffic the tire noise is louder than the engine noise. You're saying you can hear someone whisper over someone drilling. It doesn't make any logical sense.

    • @Nightfly in order for me to hear tire noise I either have to be at a point blank range or the other person is sliding or at the limit of grip I'm also not American

  • No flying cars? It depends on how you define a car. Like you mention there is a shift moving toward ubiquitous mobility. Will a car simply be a mobility machine? This is especially true where I work. We have an entire division devoted to urban air mobility.

  • Humans have pretty much already perfected the internal combustion engine technology after over 100 yrs of aggressively working on it. @9:50 why does a huge portion of Asia light up as he says European market? lol Russia is in Asia :P

  • Time to buy those 90s cars before the boomers do.

  • Man I've still never even had my first car and I'm literally finally in a position to save money to buy a used car and now it's getting harder. I just want a car. :/

  • Its Porsche not Porscha for fuck sake

  • 2035 Nah We Good. $ based on oil. ICE's will still be around, and these agreements on electric. Will fall short due to demand on Lithium. Many will push for hydrogen but people hate waiting during fueling up. Ethanol will go even higher in popularity, and conversions to it. Now unless some chemist discovers a compound or way to make lithium denser but lighter with huge range (Than Ignore everything above) Also Bring Back Up and Down headlights.

  • A long time ago, I heard about a computer game where combustion cars where irregular. Only autonomous vehicles (which would decide where you were going or not) were allowed. I don't want to be pessimistic, but this future that the game mentioned may be starting to happen.

  • They are not banning the internal combustion engine. They are banning internal combustion engines powered with benzin or diesel. All to achieve CO2 neutrality. If any manufacturer will introduce internal combustion engine powered with an alternative fuel it won't be banned.

  • Isn't it funny how everything in life is turning into electronic rule based constructs. It's as if we are creating our own 'Matrix'.

  • Damn sometimes i wish i was born earlier.

  • ngl in confused with self driving cars imo,isnt it better to give it public busses or trains,it will mostly cut traffic jams and it will be more safer due to robots being more perfect

    • also i really dont like the idea that shared mobility is classified as cars,not its own transportation type. it would be cool as fuck to have easily rentable taxis but man,i dont like seeing other people use it

  • Rush’s Red Barchetta become reality.

  • What about an engine that runs on hydrogen?

  • I doubt these emission regulations will stand. Its one thing to write a law. Its quite another to completely redesign the energy infrastructure of a country. Not only does the electricity grid have to be improved, despite its own complete redesign, but so do gas stations and charging technology. Let's see how long politicians stand by regulation when 3/4 of the population cant afford to leave their house. Or to buy the new electric cars.

  • i feel like in the future fast gas cars will be treated like a's very cool to have back then,it's still cool now but not very much people can appreciate it.

  • Naw this is fucking stupid ngl. I'll still own a fucking gasoline car even if they would ban them. Aint nobody taking that away from me

  • The thing is tele transportation, like star trek, is coming and cars will make no sense any longer....only for old guys but as long as they die it will disappear....ahahahaha!

  • I hope we'll have anti-gravity in 2077.

  • 9:49 "Sir, I've realized I have slightly fucked up Asia and Europe. Don't fire me please, I need my monthly rations"

  • I’m alive & here to reclaim my shit @The #Ford Family

  • "Shared mobility" = eye roll

  • Is it going to be like Snowden but in cars for privacy like Microphones or camera in the car

  • What’s gonna happen to drag racing

  • The EQS is not a mercedes and you can't change my mind. It looks like a honda civic with no grill

  • Had a 1971 Corvette when I was 21back in 1981. Paid for it myself. I will always treasure those days.

  • Honestly I don’t worry about the electric future. It’s the self driving one that gets me worried. I love to drive around and I’m sad that we might not be able to own cars/our own transportation in the future.

  • battery technology alone is still far from being perfect. All of these press releases are mere 'press releases' to appease government bodies.

  • i think our best bet is some billionaire buying all the new petrol cars in 2034 and then selling them “used” to us chumps

  • Link for the music you use please?

  • heck my 9 year old nephew thinks my small Fiat great because "it fits anywhere and it´s super enviroment friendly because it runs on Ethanol" despite being a very boring (but practical for city) car. he thinks big noisy cars should be used only on highways or farms

  • I don't care about cars, I'm stoked for Driverless cars

  • if givernments and environmentalists really, reeeeally cared about a change right now, they would "support" development of synthethic fuels for an imediate change, instead of waiting more while the internal combustion engine dies... they are placing a 25 year deadline for it. if synthethic fuel had any support, well we would pollute less for the time being

  • As long as we don't have the likes of Ultron and D.A.V.E. I think we'll be fine.

  • It's weird how America wants to go to electric vehicles to save the environment. Do they not realise that most of the materials to make those vehicles come from China the largest polluter of the environment?

  • The future :*( might be time to sell the miata

  • There are technologies, like the fuel vapor carburetor, that have been suppressed by oil companies that would make the ICE much more efficient so I find it hard to believe the ICE is at it's technological pinnacle.

  • It's true not as many people are interested in horses now as back in 1860 kids in the future are probably going to be into how has fastest racing drone.

    • yes maybe,or even rc cars

  • I can’t wait to get my bronco

  • You guys should talk about the new artificial fuel, that is being looked at rn. Some companies would rather use that than develop a new ev system

  • The US is about 40 years behind in infrastructure upgrades and repairs. We aren't going to see mass smart roads that help EV self driving anytime soon (the occasional test road sure) but for a freeway - that takes decades. The government is the literal road block because of how slow bureaucracy takes to get things moving. Planning, budgeting, spending, contracts, vital locations, etc etc etc all have to get drawn up and approved by the house and currently Biden's two trillion dollar plan is not getting much headway. So no we won't see major "smart" roads to help driverless cars anytime in the near future - we will see a bunch of test roads though which will get marketed as moving forward for campaigning purposes but that's about it.

  • so , ready player one is based in 2048 , right? and nolan kinda looks like that main character from the movie? my theory, that main character is ready player one is NOLANS SON.

  • I would think sales be in control

  • Just get rid of the atmosphere and we won't have a green house effect.

  • What amg r doing right now with the 2.0l 4cyl is mental but the future is still bright with amgs hybrid system with between 600-800bhp

  • I don't care that electric and other forms of car engines are coming into the scene BUT DONT take away my freedom of choice if I want an ICE engine. This whole electric vehicle bullshit that California is pushing on everyone in the next decade is a good overreach of government power. Don't mess with my choice. If you want a hydrogen powered car, cool. If you want an electric car, you do you. Don't force a decision that will probably bite you in the ass later on down the road

  • Electric cars won't work, we can't mine enough Lithium and rare earth to provide the Batteries and internal parts for all the Electric cars. I personally think Porsche has the right direction: They try to engineer synthetic Bio-neutral fuels. We would create an even bigger Waste Problem by getting rid of the Combustion cars. I personally think it will in the end be hydrogen that will power us in 25 years. The hydrogen fuel cell is a awesome way to create energy and it is in fact the most clean way to drive.

  • 25 years from when this video got uploaded, I'm coming back to see if Nolan got that Yaris.

  • Its true i hate ev's!!

  • So excited for the GR Corolla. I've wanted an AWD corolla forever

  • What is this liquid piston crap. Is it a rotary motor or what?

  • that dodge commercial of challenger as classic v8 is becoming true

  • What made the muscle cars so cool was how the non-muscle cars were so incredibly horrible. Now, the average car is a great performer, so you don’t have that huge gap. Bottom line, you’re better off today than back in the muscle car days.

  • I for one don't actually hate the upcoming electric cars, I mean wouldn't it be cool to hear a miata with a jet engine sound like that on a ds survolt?

    • that being said, not exactly a fan of the self driving cars idea, it felt somewhat too uncontrollable and loses the human element

  • Yeah, nobody older then 15 or an IQ over 80 actually believes that gasoline cars actually have any kind of major effect on the climate. 1 big volcano puts out more emissions than we could do in 2000 years of driving 60s era muscle cars. So when the millennial generation lies themselves into driving miserable little peasant cars and only the super rich own cool cars, just remember that you brought it on yourselves. I dont have to worry about it in my lifetime because we dont take orders from soy boy cowards that are terrified the worlds going to end and were all going to burn from tye holes in the ozone. Yeah ozone, that was the lie they were spouting in the early 90s that turnee out to be bullshit. Quit passing on the lie, all your doing is scaring kids too young to reason, and promoting the politicians that make money of the scare tactics. Theve been doing it forever.

  • Year 2077: We have teleporting doors that come straight out of Doraemon, going from A to B are just like sending an email and transportations become obsolete. Racing real cars are no longer existent and become an e sport.

  • I'm getting excited for the new RWD V6 Mazda platform. Manual or bust.

  • I just want to buy a N/A 911 GT3RS. I dont want a "E-911"

  • This is the same thing that happened to me when i talked too 2k babies about "dial up modems" or mentioned a "Pay phone booth".... sorry, but eventually it will fade away faster then Thanos snaps his fingers

  • The hell with soccer mom’s vehicles

  • Demolition Man is happening!

  • As a young adult, I've always wanted to open an automotive machine shop business for my career. At this point I think I have to go a completely different direction because I'll be 40 and gasoline (machinable) engines will probably be banned. I'm not very excited

  • The "don't worry about it" attitude is why you have so many stupid laws surrounding what you can do to a car

  • Simple. Stop buying new cars untill the auto industry pulls their heads out of their asses. Boycott! No car should cost more than $30k. New vehicles are too cheaply made to come with such high sticker prices. If we all just fix up old cars instead of buying new ones, the auto industry will be forced to change.

  • maybe the market controls how fast we move into electric cars. i think it will take alot longer than anyone expects.

  • Imagine in the future, if you want to buy a car, it's SUV or F*CK OFF.

  • I think it's better you stress about the future of humanity..children of men loading