Mercedes-Benz Unveils Self-Driving 'Future Truck' on the Autobahn [VIDEO]
Jul 07, 2014 09:19
The future is going to be filled with autonomous vehicles everywhere. The latest from Mercedes-Benz includes their future truck. The company unveiled a demonstration video of its Future Truck 2025 on Friday.
The autonomous truck uses a system they call the Highway Pilot. The human driver is able to switch control of the truck to the vehicle's embedded system and sit back and relax. The Highway Pilot uses a combination of vehicle-to-vehicle communication via Wi-Fi, lateral radar, and a full range and short range radar mounted on the front of the truck.
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