Why luxury car owners have less empathy?
A new study at the University of Nevada revealed that luxury car owners feel superior in traffic. And according to that research they feeling less empaty.
- 12-03-2020 08:00
Two male and two female subjects were used in the research carried out by scientists at the University of Nevada. Scientists have noticed that when people drive luxury cars, their empathy abilities are falling. The study gives the same results for both men and women.
Scientists analyzed the reactions of people who were used as subjects in the research by using cameras. In the analysis, it was concluded that as the luxury level of the vehicle used increases, people feel superior. People who drive luxury feel superior to other vehicles and drivers on the road.
Scientists noted that subjects using luxury vehicles were less likely to lead pedestrians. According to them, luxury vehicle users do not willingly do this even if they give way to pedestrians.