Daimler, parent company of Freightliner and Mercedes Benz to invest more in autonomous trucks.

The push towards driverless technology continues to be in high gear and the trucking industry is in the middle of it. The recent announcement by Daimler, the German manufacturer of several truck brands including Freightliner seems to indicate just that.  A top executive at Daimler recently announced that the company will devote as much as $572 million…