Truck fleets yet to define goals for automation

Autonomous vehicle technology has clear benefits on paper, but fleets are getting to grips with how AVs might be managed and operated long-term. By Freddie Holmes

Special report: How will autonomous driving transform fleet management?

The management of heavy truck fleets will be heavily influenced by autonomous driving technology over the coming years. But before considering how the onset of automation might revolutionise operations for a carrier, it is worth addressing why the truck industry is evaluating such technology in the first place.

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