Saturday May 09, 2015

The First Self-Driving 18-Wheeler Hits the Highways

We have been following the progress of self-driving cars for some time, but now get ready for the self-driving semi-tractor trailer. The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles has granted Daimler a license to operate the autonomous semi on Nevada highways. That's all well and good, but who does that leave to say 10-4 Good Budfdy? big grin

Daimler said its new self-driving rig promises to unlock autonomous vehicle advancements that reduce accidents, improve fuel consumption, cut highway congestion, and safeguard the environment.