Tag Archives: ADAS

Adaptive Cruise Control with stop and go function

Ford extends the function of its adaptive cruise control on the 2017 Fusion models with stop and go technology for use in congested city traffic. Helping drivers to overcome the stress and wasted time of sitting in congested traffic, Ford …

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Forecast for growth in automatic traffic sign recognition

Report shows factors influencing the market for traffic sign recognition systems for ADAS and autonomous vehicles in the Asia Pacific region. A new report has been released by Research and Markets on traffic sign recognition in the Asia-Pacific region. With …

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Volvo unveils luxury V90 estate car

The top-of-the-range 90-series from Volvo has been completed with the launch of the V90 estate car with Pilot Assist and large animal detection systems. Volvo has revealed the long-awaited V90 estate car in Stockholm. The latest edition to the range …

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Support increases for AEB standard fitment

Consumer motoring magazine provides its support to the greater availability of AEB collision avoidance technology as a standard feature on new cars in the UK. UK automotive magazine, “What Car?” has provided its support to making Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) …

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Automotive camera sensor market forecast

Market report researches the growth in the adoption of camera sensors in automotive applications for driver assistance systems. The “Growth, Trends and Forecasts report for the UK Automotive Camera Market from 2015 to 2020” report is available from Research and …

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Active accelerator pedal gives driver feedback

Providing haptic feedback to the driver through pedal vibrations could help improve fuel economy as well as give warnings of impending danger. With heavy-footed drivers pushing their fuel consumption up by as much as a quarter through excess pedal pressure, …

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Bosch extends autonomous testing to Japan

Unique driving conditions in Japan will help Bosch to take the development of autonomous driving technology to the next level. With testing of driverless vehicles on public roads already taking place in Germany and the USA, Bosch has now taken …

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Augmented navigation for advanced driver assist

The Computer Electronics Show saw demonstrations of the collaboration between QNX Systems and Luxoft on computer vision based augmented reality systems. Luxoft’s CVNAR computer vision and augmented reality software framework was successfully used in a demonstration of ADAS and automated …

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High crash test rating brings award for MPV

The Volkswagen Touran has won the Euro NCAP best in the compact MPV class award for high crash test rating. Rated as one of the most crash resistant vehicles produced during 2015, the new VW Touran has been given the …

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Industry support for US autonomy initiative

Bosch joins industrial supporters of recent US government announcements to improve autonomous vehicle development and crash testing in the country. Robert Bosch has applauded recent decisions by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the US Department of Transportation …

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