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Mercedes demonstrates a self-driving bus in Amsterdam

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Mercedes demonstrates a self-driving bus in Amsterdam

CityPilot advances the technology used for Highway Pilot, which was shown on a Mercedes work truck two years ago. The city version is designed to navigate busy areas with lots of people, and it can recognize traffic lights – and communicate with them – and people, obstacles, and other potential things a bus would encounter during urban driving. The bus also can navigate tunnels, brake on its own, and can automatically open and close its doors. It has a top speed of 43.5 miles per hour. It apparently has a dozen cameras, four close range radar sensors covering 30 feet...

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