Mercedes-Benz is getting ready to introduce an advanced self-driving system in the US
Their “Drive Pilot” feature is set to be the first SAE-certified Level 3 autonomous driving system in the country
in the country, allowing for hands-free driving once activated. This surpasses systems like Tesla’s Autopilot, which are at Level 2.
Mercedes plans to launch Drive Pilot in California and Nevada by the end of 2023.
here’s a catch: you’ll need to subscribe for $2,500 annually to use this feature starting next year.
This subscription unlocks additional features like web browsing and watching YouTube while Drive Pilot is active