22 Nov '14, 6am

Mercedes Autonomous Trucks Will Rule The Highway:

Autonomous trucks represent a huge market potential, able to save money, fuel, and lives if implemented correctly. Volvo is also working on self-driving trucks capable of leading whole convoys down the road, meaning one driver could be responsible for multiple vehicles and loads. You can imagine how this would both devestate and exponentially grow the trucking industry at the same time. Drivers will be fired, but shipping costs could plummet as well, with robot trucks able to deliver packages directly to your doorstep, dealing the final blow to brick-and-mortar stores.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2014/07/29/mercedes-autonomous-trucks-wil...

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