What Is Mercedes-Benz ATTENTION ASSIST®?

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ATTENTION ASSIST®, by Mercedes-Benz, is an innovative technology that helps Sussex drivers stay safe by preventing collisions caused by drowsiness and fatigue. Learn more about how the Mercedes-Benz ATTENTION ASSIST® works below, then head over to Newton to see all the unique safety feature Mercedes-Benz has to offer.

How Does Mercedes-Benz ATTENTION ASSIST® Work?

Mercedes-Benz introduced the ATTENTION ASSIST® system to help drowsy drivers stay alert. An innovative sensor uses a unique algorithm to analyze over 70 parameters in the first few minutes of motion to understand the driver’s personal driving style. When the system detects a change in course or direction, it will suggest steering corrections and determines whether to alert the driver to pull over and rest. Here’s how it works:

  1. Using 70 parameters, the system assesses your individual driving style.
  2. As you continue on your Hackettstown journey, the system detects unusual steering motions which may indicate driver fatigue.
  3. ATTENTION ASSIST® takes into consideration external factors like road conditions and weather, as well as your interaction with vehicle controls.
  4. After assessing all these factors, the system will determine whether you are experiencing drowsiness or driver fatigue and use an audio alert to suggest you stop the vehicle.

Which Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Offer ATTENTION ASSIST®?

You’ll find the ATTENTION ASSIST® feature on the majority of new Mercedes-Benz models. You’ll also find a variety of safety features including Lane Keeping Assist and Blind Spot Monitoring. Some of the Mercedes-Benz models that offer ATTENTION ASSIST® include:

  • Sedans & Coupes: C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, CLA, and CLS
  • Roadsters: SLC, SL, and Mercedes-AMG® GT
  • Commercial Vans: Standard on all Metris models
  • SUVs: GLA, GLC, GLE, GLS, and G-Class

Learn More About Mercedes-Benz Safety at Mercedes-Benz of Newton

Mercedes-Benz is an industry leader in areas of vehicle technology and luxury. Explore other Mercedes-Benz safety and technology features like PRESAFE®, COMAND® infotainment system, and the available Parking Assistance Package. Contact us with any questions or come experience new Mercedes-Benz technology in person.

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Newton, NJ, 07860 United States
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