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Virtual Driving Using The Mercedes-Benz Simulator

May 2, 2013

  The car industry?s most advanced simulator is found in Stuttgart in the Sindelfingen Technology Centre of Mercedes-Benz. Installed in October 2010, it modernizes the development of the latest vehicle systems with its electric hydraulic system, 360-degree display screen, and twelve-meter rail used for transverse motion. Mercedes-Benz Cars Development Head Dr. Thomas Weber revealed that the company is capable of duplicating dynamic driving maneuvers using the simulator. The simulator realistically imitates lane changing, and it facilitates an in-depth research on driver and vehicle behavior in road traffic. The test driver will sit inside an authentic vehicle while using the simulator. Data lines link the controls of the vehicle to an... Continue Reading »

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