TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. announced that its latest Lane Keeping Assist technology, incorporating closed loop control, has gone into production for the first time on two vehicle platforms for the European market.
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. announced that it is launching a host of safety features on the new Qoros 3 Sedan – the first international brand headquartered in China to have been awarded a Euro NCAP five star rating.
Synopsys, Inc. announced availability of the DesignWare® ARC® EM SEP (Safety Enhancement Package) Processor core for automotive safety-compliant applications.
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) unveiled an automotive System-on-Chip (SoC) family, TDA2x, for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).
Mature drivers rank Blind Spot Warning systems highest from a list of 10 new vehicle features, saying this technology would make them feel most safe when they drive, according to the Top Technologies for Mature Drivers: Consumer Insights survey, released by The Hartford and the MIT AgeLab.
Driver assistance technologies support new Euro NCAP 5-star safety ratings.
More than one million road deaths occur annually. In Europe alone, about 250,000 people are seriously injured each year and 28,000 were killed last year.
At the Freescale Technology Forum Japan, Freescale Semiconductor introduced a family of image cognition processors (ICPs) for the driver assistance market.