Mercedes Benz Shows off New Autonomous Vehicle


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Mercedes Benz will showcase its latest version of the EQ, the company’s electric and autonomous vehicle. Mercedes has claimed that the smart vision EQ fortwo provides a new vision of urban mobility and individualized, highly flexible, totally efficient local public transport.

Also, the autonomous concept vehicle picks up its passengers directly from their chosen location. The auto giant is offering “new individualization options” to help users to recognize that it is “their” own EQ.

The smart vision EQ fortwo is also a car in which all of the individual fields of expertise that make up the CASE corporate strategy are combined, allowing users in the city intuitive access to individual mobility. CASE stands for the strategic pillars of connectivity (Connected), autonomous driving (Autonomous), flexible use (Shared & Services) and electric drive systems (Electric).

Smart CEO Annette Winkler, says: “The Smart vision EQ fortwo is our vision of future urban mobility; it is the most radical car sharing concept car of all: fully autonomous, with maximum communication capabilities, friendly, comprehensively personalizable and, of course, electric.

Winkler added, “With the Smart vision EQ fortwo, we are giving a face to the themes with which Mercedes-Benz Cars describes the vision of future mobility within the CASE strategy.”