25 Sep '14, 3pm

Are You Ready to Share the Road with Driverless Trucks?

Are You Ready to Share the Road with Driverless Trucks?

Mercedes-Benz recently revealed a camouflaged version of the Future Truck 2025 a few months ago and now the automaker has revealed the exterior and interior of what it sees as the future of trucking. Next week at the 2014 International Commercial Vehicle show (IAA) in Hannover, Germany Mercedes-Benz is set to reveal the technology that gave the autonomous Future Truck 2025 the ability to reach speeds up to 50 mph on a section of the A14 autobahn near Magdeburg, Germany. Mercedes-Benz believes that with the arrival of self-driving trucks , transport efficiency will increase, traffic will be safer for all road users, and fuel consumption and CO2 emissions will be further reduced.

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