German carmaker Daimler has unveiled the world’s first self-driving truck authorised for use on public roads at a launch on the iconic Hoover Dam in Nevada, United States. The Stuttgart-based company said in a statement Nevada had approved two Mercedes-Benz self-driving trucks called Freightliner Inspiration for regular driving on public roads.
The vehicles have smart systems, including sensors and active speed regulators, and are authorised for use without a human driver – although, one has to be present to monitor the system and take the wheel if necessary.
Below are the video collection about the newly released Freightliner Inspriation, you may find something inspiring and interesting here.
Freightliner Inspiration Truck – Our Customer Partnership
Our customers have always inspired us to look for ways to make vehicles more efficient and safe. Using radar, cameras and advanced sensors, the autonomous Freightliner Inspiration Truck is the next step forward.
FreightLiner Inspiration – Highway Pilot
Test Drive: Freightliner’s autonomous Inspiration truck
Freightliner introduced the first road-legal self-driving truck, the Inspiration, in early May. CCJ and Overdrive’s Jack Roberts and James Jaillet were able to take a quick ride up and down I-15 outside of Las Vegas the week the truck was debuted.
Daimler’s Self Driving Truck Nevada Worlds First Licensed Autonomous Freightliner Inspiration
Watch Daimler’s Self Driving Truck Freightliner Inspiration in Nevada become the world´s first licensed autonomous heavy-duty truck allowed to use public roads. Forget the future this just happened today! Mercedes Self Driving Trucks are go with the Daimler’s Freightliner Inspiration Truck!
This is How a Driverless Truck Works
May 14 — Regulatory and technological obstacles may hold back the driverless car for decades. But one of the first driverless semi-trucks is already driving, legally, on the highway’s of Nevada.Businessweek’s Sam Grobart went to Las, Vegas for a test drive.
The first self-driving big-rig hits the road in Nevada
Freightliner’s Inspiration is a level 3 autonomous truck, able to steer and cruise on the highway while the driver tends to other task.