Entries under "Autonomous truck"

Fewer accidents with autonomously driving cars

May 4th, 2018 (No Comments)

German citizens hope for more safety and environmental protection through autonomously driving cars. But the reality looks still different.

Liability issues with autonomously driving cars not sufficiently clarified

April 3rd, 2018 (No Comments)

The first autonomously driving cars could roll over the highways in just over seven years. While the developers make technically fast progress, there are still many legal gaps.

The beautiful new world: artificial intelligence in traffic

March 14th, 2018 (No Comments)

The industry association Bitkom claims that most Germans see very big chances for artificial intelligence (AI) in vehicles.

Come to visit the Zukunftskongress Nutzfahrzeuge 2017 in Berlin

October 17th, 2017 (No Comments)

Under the motto “ Commercial vehicles – networked and efficient in the future”, commercial vehicle professionals will have the opportunity to learn about the latest trends and future technologies at the DEKRA-organized Zukunftskongress für kommerzielle Nutzfahrzeuge 2017 (Future Congress for Commercial Vehicles) on November 7 and 8, 2017.

“Ghost parking” – a potential accident risk

October 7th, 2017 (No Comments)

Our guest author Christoph Becker informs about the dangers of ghost parking – and the penalties for illegal parking.

Platooning: First test in Singapore

February 5th, 2017 (No Comments)

Scania is testing the autonomous column driving – platooning – between two harbor terminals in Singapore. As soon as the vehicles are adapted to the local conditions, four trucks should be driven close together. Other truck manufacturers are also planning their first practice tests.

Automated driving: convincing work must be done

November 16th, 2016 (No Comments)

While the commercial vehicle industry is pushing forward the highly automated driving, the transport and logistics sector remains skeptical. This even starts with the use of software.

Platooning: The fast connection between trucks

March 15th, 2016 (No Comments)

For years the truck manufacturer Scania is testing the so-called platooning – a column of trucks driving very closely spaced. At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the end of February Scania and the telecommunications company Ericsson announced jointly to continue optimizing the networking of trucks.