July 3, 2014

World premiere: Daimler Trucks presents the truck of the future – the self-driving Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025

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*  An innovation vehicle with the intelligent Highway Pilot system successfully completes its first autonomous journey on a highway near Magdeburg
*  A quantum leap in road freight transport in terms of safety, efficiency and connectivity
*  Significant benefits for businesses and society
*  Highway Pilot system to be further developed for use in production vehicles — to be launched as early as 2025 if conditions permit
*  Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard: “Autonomous driving will revolutionize road freight transport and create major benefits for everyone involved. With the Future Truck 2025, Daimler Trucks is once again highlighting its pioneering role in innovative technologies and opening up a new era in truck transport. We aim to be the number one manufacturer in this market of the future, which we believe will offer solid revenue and earnings potential.”