BOSCH's news * Germany - At IAA showed off the “VisionX” concept
* Hannover - Bosch shows off concept of trucking future at IAA
--- Job description for the truck driver of the future: perform key freight forwarding tasks, including checking transport status via cloud, responding to e-mails, organizing routes, and adjusting them to take on additional cargo. Ideal candidate: a team player with good multitasking capabilities – confidence in using new media a must! ... That’s Bosch’s vision of the driver’s job in the not-too-distant future as shown off at the IAA Commercial Motor Vehicles show in Hannover, Germany, recently... Bosch showed off the “VisionX” concept study it’s using to demonstrate what commercial vehicles will be capable of in just a few years... Fully connected and in some cases offering automated driving, they will run on highly efficient diesel or even electricity as the situation demands...
(Photo: Bosch - Bosch's VisionX project details what trucks and the driver's job may look like in a decade) -- Hannover, Germany - TruckingInfo (USA), by Deborah Lockridge - October 3, 2016