Mercedes is the first certified Level-3-autonomy car company in the US
Mercedes Sets the Standard for Autonomous Driving
Mercedes has done it again! The company has become the first car company to receive certification for Level-3-autonomy in the United States.
We can now officially join the 21st century and all the exciting new advancements that come along with it.
What Does Level 3 Autonomy Mean?
Level 3 autonomy is a term used to indicate that a car can operate itself both under certain conditions, but still have a human driver available to take the wheel if needed. This means that those of us who like to be involved in the driving process can still do so, while taking advantage of the many safety and comfort benefits of autonomous driving.
What’s So Cool About Mercedes’ Autonomous System?
Well, it’s not just one thing. Here’s a list of the awesome things Mercedes’ system can do:
- Reduced Human Error: Let’s face it – humans make mistakes. Autonomous systems can drastically reduce the chances of a mistake being made while driving.
- Enhanced Comfort: Autonomous systems can make your commute smoother and more comfortable, as the system eliminates the need to shift gears and makes for a more pleasant drive.
- Adaptive Cruise Control: The system will automatically adjust your speed according to the flow of traffic around you. No more constant tapping of the pedal to maintain the right speed.
- Advanced Safety Features: Mercedes’ system is packed with advanced safety features to keep you and other drivers as safe as possible.
It’s clear that Mercedes has really taken a leap forward in the world of autonomous driving, and their Level 3 system is going to make things much easier for all of us.
So, for those of us who like to stay up to date with the latest in automotive technology – congrats, Mercedes! You’ve set the standard for the rest.