Motorcycle technology, of course, will soon catch up. KTM, BMW, and Ducati already offer Bosch Motorcycle Stability Control, which tailors braking and power to available traction. Car companies like Honda, BMW, and Audi (which owns Ducati) also make motorcycles, which will soon be able to detect and avoid bad stuff just like their cars. Lives will be saved. We’ll have more old friends to talk to.