Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz of the future Part I

December 7, 2014 at 14:42

Mercedes-Benz Company has told about how the future of big trucks road haulage will look like. Recently, during the exhibition of commercial vehicles IAA Commercial Vehicles which was held in Hanover, Germany, was presented the world’s first self-governing concept truck which was named Future Truck 2025. The novelty is the world’s first truck with the function of the autopilot. The new model has even managed to experience the A14 highway near Magdeburg. The car has received a streamlined body and a variety of special LED lights that can change color depending on the mode of operation of the machine. For example, if a truck runs man lights are white, as if the car is on autopilot than the color is blue.

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 pics

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 picture

Interior space of Future Truck cabin looks more like a large room, not a regular truck salon. The floor and a part of the front panel are finished in wood; the driver’s seat rotates 45 degrees and tilts, and on the dashboard mounted plate, which is controlled by all the electronics of the car, including climate control.

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 pics

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 picture

Serial production of the model will start already in 2025. However, the technology used on the Future Truck 2025 can be applied to cars Mercedes-Benz models much earlier.

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