Over the decades, additional features and controls have been added to vehicles, making them progressively more complex.
Examples include rear reversing cameras, air conditioning, navigation systems, and in car entertainment.
The International Trade Commission (ITC) is a step closer to having a full six-person membership.
Jason Kearns, who had been nominated to the commission by President Barack Obama days before he left office, is expected to be re-nominated for the same post by President Donald Trump. after 15 years with the company, the last five as its CEO.
He will be replaced by Brett Ponton, whose career includes time at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., where he rose through the ranks and eventually served as vice president of marketing for the North American tire division and managed more than 800 retail locations.