26 Oct '16, 6pm

Self driving semi-truck makes the first ever autonomous beer run

Self driving semi-truck makes the first ever autonomous beer run

An Otto truck ferried the beer from Fort Collins to Colorado Springs, passing through the Denver downtown area on the way. A professional driver was present in the truck, but monitored the vehicle while in the sleeper berth rather than the driver’s seat. The truck was equipped with lidar sensors, radar, and cameras to navigate the Colorado roads, and steered, braked, and accelerated without any human help the whole trip. According to Otto, the state of Colorado offered full support for the venture.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/self-driving-semi-truck-makes-the-fi...

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