In Mercedes M class cars, third generation night vision is used. The vision system used in this device is referred as the Night view assist plus that is accompanied with the dual camera system. This dual system combines the advantages of the far infrared camera and near-infrared camera. The near infrared camera captures the images with the help of the headlight illumination and the far infrared camera captures the images using heat detection.
Both these cameras have a higher range of coverage of about 160 meters and the driver can detect the sources of dangers with this easily. So, the person using Mercedes M-class Benz can drive safely at night with the night vision technology.