German Corporation Daimler has started the tests of robotaxi which have the system of Autonomous driving.
According to representatives of the company, the unmanned taxi was not so “smart”, as originally intended and to improve the level of safety of such boards, it is necessary to solve a number of issues. At the same time, it is noted that such improvement will have an impact on project cost and hence its appropriateness with respect to their future income.
Technology Autonomous driving, most likely, will be equipped with commercial vehicle truck companies on long routes. Relevant information was shared by the CEO of Daimler Ola Kallenius.
As highlighted, the interest for such projects, a after in 2012, Google revealed the concept of the Autonomous car, and due to the movement of services, like Uber. But due to costs and some difficulties the business potential of this trend was revised.
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He said that even if Daimler will be able to secure robotaxi, the prospects for entry in the mass business with Autonomous cars remain unknown.