Mercedes-Benz tested the alertness of the driver in the truck cab in conventional trucks and in a self-propelled vehicle. The drivers who were traveling with the autonomous system Highway pilot turned out to be more attentive.
Daimler has succeeded with its subsidiary brand Freightliner to get an MOT approval for an autonomously moving truck. Thus the race around self-steering trucks comes to the next round. But a few futuristic vehicles will not avoid traffic jams.
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