Technologies

New concept car EOssc2 by DFKI can DRIVE SIDEWAYS and SHRINK to make parking

EO by DFKI

The Robotics Innovation Center (RIC) belongs to the Bremen location of the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI GmbH). The DFKI developed new concept car “EOssc2″ It is an electric car and semi-autonomous vehicle. The EOssc2 is described as an ‘ultra flexible micro-car for mega cities‘ and is designed to connect to others to form a train.  This car nicknamed “Сrab micro-car” because of …

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How a car engine work – animated graphics

how a car engine work

If you don’t know what is going on inside your car’s engine, this animation will answer all your questions. It shows the principle of the internal combustion engine and its internal structure. Source: animagraffs.com

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New Panorama Roof Provided by Webasto Absorbs Solar Energy, Enhances Smart Car

webasto sunroof systems

The newest edition in the line of the Fortwo, a smart car, offers a new, lightweight and energy absorbing roof that helps maintain cooler temperatures within the vehicle and decreases the car weight and the fuel consumption of the vehicle. This roof is a breakthrough in the vehicle trade and leaves a lot of potential for growth in the industry. …

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What is emergency steering assist?

ESA - emergency steering assist

It is not yet possible to use fully automated cars, but there is already a great technology that helps the driver enjoying more confident driving. Thanks to Emergency Steering Assist (ESA) technology the driver will get the support in any case of emergency. The newest emergency steering assist system works by applying extra steering torque during performing an evasive maneuver. …

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TOP-9 2014 original auto technologies

automotive technologies of 2014

Lane Departure Warning We would like to give you the most wanted automotive technologies of 2014. The considerable part of key manufacturers at the moment proposes a so called lane departure caution systems in nearly all of their brand-new models. These perfect systems aware alert the driver when he/she crosses a line without making s signal. This technology is aimed …

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