Initial research findings of Daimler Trucks show autonomous driving relieves the strain of truck drivers World premiere on U.S. highway: Daimler Trucks drives first autonomous truck on public roads

Today Daimler Trucks became the world's first manufacturer to be granted a road license for an autonomous heavy-duty truck. The first journey in the so-called Freightliner Inspiration Truck, which took place on U.S. highway 15 in Las Vegas, was made by Brian Sandoval, Governor of Nevada, and Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard. The truck is equipped with the intelligent Highway Pilot system for autonomous driving. The state of Nevada licensed two Freightliner Inspiration Trucks for regular operation on public roads.