It all happened at the IV2011 conference, but it was not a happening as such.
The man was Frank-Werner Mohn. And the vehicle is a Mercedes, that Daimler use to demonstrate their driver assistance technologies.
The car Is production model, where the motor has been removed. In its place there is an advanced hydraulic system, that can use the cars hydraulic dampening system to make small movements to mimic the cars movements, when it is driving, braking and avoiding.
As you can see in the picture the front view from the car is totally covered by monitors, that shows a simulated driving situation – notice that the side mirrors are part of the simulation with their own monitors. … Continue Reading