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It really is hands free! Self-driving Mercedes-Benz is unveiled – and it should be available within seven years

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It really is hands free! Self-driving Mercedes-Benz is unveiled – and it should be available within seven years

Car will be able to hand control back to the driver in difficult situations
Group recently demonstrated autonomous driving on a 100km road
Volvo,General Motors, and Volkswagen are working on similar technology

By Ellie Zolfagharifard

PUBLISHED: 07:02 EST, 12 September 2013 | UPDATED: 14:26 EST, 12 September 2013

Daimler, the maker of Mercedes-Benz and Smart cars, has announced that it will start selling a self-driving car by 2020.

It is thought the car will be able to drive on its own in most situations but will still hand control back to the driver during difficult situations such as dealing with traffic lights.

The move could help Daimler regain its position as the leading luxury car market from its rival BMW

Read more: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2418526/Self-driving-Mercedes-Benz-sale-2020-unveiled.html#ixzz2elKVtdBB

One thought on “It really is hands free! Self-driving Mercedes-Benz is unveiled – and it should be available within seven years

  1. Interesting addition to a car,
    it will be available in seven years, if I’m around in seven years I’ll buy one….. “says this 92 year old guy”

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