Tag Archives: ADAS

XC60 features in safety technology film

Volvo releases film demonstrating the value of advanced driver assist systems and autonomous control in avoiding accidents. “Sometimes the moments that never happen matter the most.” This is the beguiling thought that lies behind Volvo Cars’ new XC60 film. But …

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HIL testing for advanced automotive technology

National Instruments responds to requirements for more advanced ADAS and autonomy testing with updates to VeriStand software to enable HIL testing. Test engineering and technology specialoist, National Instruments (NI) has updated its VeriStand software, as used by embedded software test …

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Modular self-learning brake control for commercial vehicles

Adaptive brake control system provides commercial vehicle manufacturers with a modular architecture to meet increasing vehicle autonomy. Knorr-Bremse’s Global Scalable Brake Control (GSBC) is an innovative brake control system that makes full use of the scope offered by modern software …

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New platform for advanced auto engineering simulation

Jonathan Newell tries out the Delta Series simulator from Ansible Motion for vehicle dynamics and ADAS testing and development. Located at the modern Hethel Engineering Centre near Norwich, Ansible Motion’s high technology facility is poised to expand from its motor …

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About Jonathan Newell

Studied Engineering at Loughborough University and now involved in broadcast and technical journalism. Jonathan is based in London and Almaty.
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Real time DIL simulaton on display at JSAE event

Driver-in-the-Loop vehicle development simulation for ADAS which takes prototyping to new levels is being shown at Japanese automotive engineering show. A new style of vehicle driver simulation is being showcased this week at the Japan Society of Automotive Engineers (JSAE) …

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Advanced commercial vehicle safety systems on show

WABCO is attending the Automotive Engineering Exposition in Yokohama with its range of advanced safety systems for commercial vehicles. Taking place between 25th and 27th May, the Automotive Engineering Exposition 2016 will be held this year in the Japanese city …

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The key stages of autonomous development

Thatcham Research provides details of each step in the development of fully autonomous vehicles and the expected timescale. In response to the Queen’s speech which took place on 18th May and which introduced the new Transport Bill, which includes acceleration …

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Collision avoidance system for Frankfurt trams

Trams in Frankfurt have received approval for an electronic driver assist system that automatically applies the brakes to prevent an imminent collision. Drawing on its extensive expertise in providing Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) for the automotive industry, Bosch is …

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Two Korean models gain ANCAP five star ratings

The Hyundai Elantra and Kia Picanto have reached 5-star performance levels in crash testing performed for the Australasian market. For Australian National Road Safety Week, which is taking place from 2nd to 8th May, 2016, the Australasian New Car Assessment …

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Renault launches new high end SUV in China

Beijing International Automobile Exhibition audiences gain the first glimpse of the new Renault Koleos SUV being launched on global markets. Renault chose the launch venue of the new model as the Beijing International Automobile Exhibition, where Groupe Renault Chairman and …

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