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BMW 5 Series ConnectedDrive

Video: BMW takes the joy out of driving, shows hands free-driving on the Autobahn

In 2011 BMW’s Track Trainer began testing, a model based on the 330i that drives itself via a built-in GPS system. The autonomous technology is now being implemented in the BMW 5 Series ConnectedDrive with an improved version of the 330i tester. Using a system of cameras, radar, and laser scanners, the car brakes, accelerates, […]

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Look ma, no hands: BMW starts testing automated driving with 5-Series ConnectedDrive

BMW has been doing a lot of work lately on automated driving systems, with the BMW TrackTrainer and Emergency Stop Assistant. The brand is now taking it a step further with Highly Automated Driving, a project lead by Dr. Nico Kampchen, designed for everyday use on roadways. A BMW 5-series has been used as a […]

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