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How easy is it to turn the wheel in Volvo’s newest generation heavy duty trucks? Pretty dang easy.

In this video, Charlie the hamster pilots this FMX truck through some fairly rough terrain – with a little help from an actual human and a carrot. 

Volvo’s Dynamic Steering system (VDS) is serious. 

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Forget driverless trucks. The next generation in trucking may just be a hamster.