TRW has developed an active restraint system that simplifies the seat belt buckling process and helps to improve occupant safety. The Active Buckle Lifter (ABL) simplifies locating and fastening the ...

The design of the interior of a car has a decisive influence on quality perception and buying decision of customers. Along with performance and outer design characteristics, the design aspect is an ...

The new G4S injector from Denso with a three-way valve function improves hydraulic efficiency, thus cutting fuel consumption by around 1 %. A 75 % reduction in moving masses results in significantly ...

Even while at a standstill, motors of electric vehicles are generating high tyre torques leading to an increase in tyre/road noise of up to 10 dB in the near field. To reduce such driving ...

The technology employed in the windshield head-up display (HUD) is now highly standardised. Continental is currently using this knowledge to prepare the next step in the evolution of the ergonomic ...

The requirement to reduce CO2 emission to a minimum is one of the key performances for future passenger car concepts. Tyre manufacturers can contribute to this aim by creating special low fuel ...

Scalability of car-to-X communication in all cars is a technically challenging issue. Performance, location of antenna and transceiver and the number of services are parameters that appear to be ...