Daimler to begin autonomous vehicle testing in CA

Daimler Benz and Bosch have announced that they are to test their fleet of autonomous vehicles in California. The state will be the first region they do live testing in the world.

In a statement, Daimler said: “In the second half of 2019, Bosch and Daimler will offer customers a shuttle service with automated vehicles on selected routes in a Californian metropolis.

“Daimler Mobility Services is envisaged as the operator of this test fleet and the app-based mobility service. The pilot project will demonstrate how mobility services such as car sharing (car2go), ride-hailing (mytaxi) and multi-modal platforms (moovel) can be intelligently connected to shape the future of mobility.”