If this is what the city bus will become, sign me up.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
1
of 20

The Mercedes-Benz Future Bus comes with CityPilot, a largely autonomous driving system.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
2
of 20

CityPilot can navigate tunnels, junctions with traffic lights and roads filled with obstacles.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
3
of 20

It'll even stop at bus stops, loading and unloading passengers autonomously.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
4
of 20

Of course, a driver will still be present in the event human intervention is required.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
5
of 20

The interior is just as fancy as the exterior.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
6
of 20

Mercedes has already tested its CityPilot system in the Netherlands, covering some 20 kilometers of tunnels, tight turns and highways.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
7
of 20

CityPilot works thanks to nearly a dozen cameras, GPS and two different kinds of radar.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
8
of 20

Lord knows a bus like this won't be cheap.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
9
of 20

Of course, this is just a concept for now, so municipalities shouldn't be foaming at the mouth to get these on roads just yet.

Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
10
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
11
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
12
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
13
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
14
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
15
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
16
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
17
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
18
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
19
of 20
Published:Caption:Photo:DaimlerRead the article
20
of 20
Up Next

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class is many things to many people