Daimler Trucks Establishes Global Automated Driving Technology Group


[Global Network Comprehensive Report] According to India’s “Economic Times” reported on May 30, Daimler Trucks announced on the 30th that since June 1st, a self-driving global organization – automatic driving technology will be established. Autonomous Technology Group. The department is responsible for the overall planning and implementation of autonomous driving, including software development, chassis, sensor device integration, and building infrastructure and networks.

As part of Daimler Trucks’ global program, the Automated Driving Technology Group aims to bring highly automated trucks to the road within 10 years. To achieve this goal, Daimler Trucks announced at the 2019 Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that it will invest more than 500 million euros (about 3.843 billion yuan).

Martin Daum, a member of Daimler’s board of directors, said: “With this new division, we will maximize the efficiency of autonomous driving and expand the impact of our investment in this key strategic technology. Therefore, it will be more conducive to applying highly automated driving techniques to the road, making traffic safer and helping trucking companies increase productivity.”

Post time: Jun-04-2019