Mercedes-Benz F015 Delivers a Glimpse of the Future

Mercedes-Benz ventures into the future of autonomous driving with the latest F015 prototype taking to the streets without a human driver. Mercedes-Benz is turning science fiction and fantasy into reality with the innovative new vehicle known as the Mercedes-Benz F015. This unique vehicle is the first of its kind to feature 100% autonomous driving capabilities. Imagine, getting into your car for the morning commute and being able to sit back relax, read, check emails, or chat with friends and family while the car does all the work to get you to your destination. That is exactly what Mercedes-Benz has envisioned and is making a reality. Live on the Streets Just last month, the brand took the vehicle from the Consumer Electronics Showroom to the streets of California. Mercedes-Benz was permitted to test the concept vehicle on the public roads of San Francisco. For an entire week, the prototype vehicle drove around the city without a single safety incident. The Mercedes-Benz F015 is built differently from all other Mercedes-Benz vehicles. New technology and vehicle design test the norms of standard automotive design. The driver controls include gesture-based technology, eye-tracking, and touchscreens. The lighting is 100% LED and the car is even [...]