This is what happens when you have a massive tax subsidisation on a vehicle so all the rich people buy one so they don't have to sit in traffic jams to work. The other people who buy them finance the cars. Nobody except perhaps 0.1% of the people who buy the cars buy them because they care about saving the enviroment.… » 4/01/14 8:58pm 4/01/14 8:58pm

The black box does not transmit a massive GPS signal that can "just" be picked up on any given positioning satellite. It emits a ping for approx 30 days that can be picked up by the appropriate sonar/radio equipment. Much like the police track stolen vehicles fitted with a tracker that starts beeping the closer they get. … » 3/15/14 7:51am 3/15/14 7:51am