Mercedes

Mercedes Signs On To Use Luminar Lidar In Its Luxury Cars, Invests In Laser Sensor Maker

Mercedes Signs On To Use Luminar Lidar In Its Luxury Cars, Invests In Laser Sensor Maker

Mercedes-Benz plans to integrate Luminar lidar sensors into its next-generation vehicle platform. AFP via Getty Images Luminar, a laser lidar startup led by one of the youngest U.S. billionaires, has a new partnership with Mercedes-Benz that includes supplying sensors for its luxury vehicles and gathering on-road data from them to improve automated driving. The German …

Mercedes Signs On To Use Luminar Lidar In Its Luxury Cars, Invests In Laser Sensor Maker Read More »

Opinion: Mercedes Vision EQXX could save the saloon car

Opinion: Mercedes Vision EQXX could save the saloon car

The new Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX concept is interesting in its own right, but doubly so because it serves as a physical acknowledgment of a harsh truth for car makers: bigger batteries aren’t a one-size-fits-all solution to making electric vehicles more usable.  Radical new construction methods, lightweighting processes and, of course, painstaking attention to aerodynamic detail …

Opinion: Mercedes Vision EQXX could save the saloon car Read More »