27 octobre 2016

On the Road to Driverless

On the Road to Driverless Differential GNSS+INS for Land Vehicle Autonomous Navigation Qualification By Gilles Boime, Emmanuel Sicsik-Paré and John Fischer Land-vehicle autonomous navigation requires centimeter-level qualification tools to enable confidence build-up for delivery to open-road traffic insertion. External positioning sensors over a dedicated road section can be replaced with an embedded high-accuracy, highly responsive epoch-by-epoch differential GNSS receiver coupled with an inertial navigation system. The... [Lire la suite]

26 octobre 2016

Intelligent tyre for accident-free traffic

Intelligent tyre for accident-free traffic Background & policy context:  Research and development work in automotive industry has been focusing at an intensified pace on developing vehicles with intelligent powertrain management, chassis control systems and driver support functions such as ADAS for improved lateral and longitudinal control of the car, as well as for monitoring tasks. Up to 2005, tyres had been only rubber systems representing 'terra incognito' in Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) area without... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2016

Tesla “autopilot” Properly Tested With Motorcycles?

Tesla “autopilot” Properly Tested With Motorcycles? Norway – The Norwegian Motorcyclists’ Union (NMCU) has contacted Elon Musk, founder of Tesla Motors and asked him: Is Tesla “autopilot” properly tested with motorcycles? This is as a follow-up letter to the Minister of Transport, where NMCU took up the issue of people being fooled into believing that adaptive cruise control makes the vehicle “self-executing”. NMCU insists that any system being basis for the term “self-driving” must be thoroughly tested with... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2016

YAMAHA SPEEDS UP THE DEVELOPMENT OF SELF-DRIVING MOTORCYCLES

YAMAHA SPEEDS UP THE DEVELOPMENT OF SELF-DRIVING MOTORCYCLES The Japanese tech group moves to bring automated motorbikes with help of Silicon Valley know-how. Definitely cars, probably trucks:  the current discussion on automated and intelligent mobility takes for granted that we are talking about four-wheelers. However, Japanese tech giant Yamaha has other plans. According to a Financial Times article, the corporation sets about developing self-driving motorbikes. Don’t get too... [Lire la suite]
22 octobre 2016

IRU Position on Road Safety related Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

IRU Position on Road Safety related Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Unanimously adopted by the IRU Commission on Road Safety (CSR) in Brussels, Belgium, on 1 October 2013. Clarification on the role of the driver and ADAS while operating a vehicle. I. ANALYSIS In recent decades vehicle manufacturers and their system suppliers have made great efforts to improve vehicle technology and traffic safety. One of the major improvements has been the introduction of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems. 1. Definition Advanced Driver... [Lire la suite]
20 octobre 2016

50 Mind-Blowing Implications of Self-Driving Cars (and Trucks)

50 Mind-Blowing Implications of Self-Driving Cars (and Trucks) As Uber rolls out its first self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh, Tesla and Mercedesroll out limited self-driving capabilities and cities around the world negotiate with companies who want to bring self-driving cars and trucks to their cities, I thought it might be interesting to think through the implications of a fully implemented self-driving transportation network. Depending on who you listen to, a driverless world could... [Lire la suite]

19 octobre 2016

A London startup says it will create driverless cars by 2019, beating Ford and BMW by two years

A London startup says it will create driverless cars by 2019, beating Ford and BMW by two years The future can’t come quickly enough for London autonomous driving startup Five.ai. The company, which raised $2.7 million in July, promises to deliver fully autonomous vehicles to the market by 2019. That’s two years ahead of similar projects announced by Ford and BMW. Five.ai thinks it will beat the incumbents by using more sophisticated machine-learning that will help a vehicle understand its surroundings without the need to... [Lire la suite]
16 octobre 2016

United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020

United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 With resolution A/RES/64/255 of 10 May 2010, the UN General Assembly proclaimed the period 2011–2020 as the Decade of Action for Road Safety, with a goal to stabilize and then reduce the forecast level of road traffic fatalities around the world by increasing activities conducted at the national, regional and global levels. 11 May 2011 - Launch of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 The calendar of activities for the Decade of Action for... [Lire la suite]
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15 octobre 2016

Safe Car News

Safe Car News Here is a blog with news about car safety.: . Global NCAP launches StoptheCrash AEB campaign in Latin America . AEB helps Alfa Romeo, SEAT and VW win Euro NCAP Five Stars . France: BMW selects start-up Nexyad for driving risk estimation . Read more : http://safecarnews.com/2016/06/23/
14 octobre 2016

Nexyad, Oridao et Sentryo remportent le concours BMW des start-up innovantes

Nexyad, Oridao et Sentryo remportent le concours BMW des start-up innovantes BMW Group France annonce les 3 start-up gagnantes de la première édition du BMW Tech_Date : Nexyad (pour SafetyNex, un logiciel d’estimation embarquée du risque de conduite), Oridao (pour Radiobus, une technologie de mise en réseau instantanée des véhicules avec des objets connectés) et Sentryo (pour ICS CyberVision, une solution de cybersécurité pour l’internet industriel). NEXYAD est membre du Groupement ADAS de... [Lire la suite]
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