Mercedes Withdraws From Fully Autonomous Vehicle Race

It just can’t compete.

Alongside electrified powertrains and related technologies, autonomous vehicles represent the most significant mobility development currently in progress. Automakers already offer Level 2 self-driving, while Level 3 is beginning to be introduced, such as in the all-new Mercedes-Benz S-Class flagship. However, the German automaker appears to have made a strategic decision involving autonomous vehicles that could affect it for years to come.