Statistics show that more than 50% of auto recalls are now due to software bugs, not mechanical issues (GeekWire, Jan 5, 2015). Now more than ever, software quality needs to be at the top of the list for major auto brands looking to preserve - and elevate - brand status. The first step is rethinking the role of software testing in the development cycle in terms of total lifecycle cost, not simply time to release 1.0.

ISO 26262 Automotive Software Quality Infographic