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A railcar bogie includes: a cross beam supporting a carbody; a pair of front and rear axles sandwiching and arranged in front of and behind the cross beam in a...
BOLSTER FOR A FREIGHT WAGON TRUCK
A bolster for a freight wagon truck relates to structural elements of freight wagon trucks. Locator recesses (8.2) with a bearing surface (8.3) and thrust rims...
AUTO-RACK RAILROAD CAR VEHICLE RESTRAINT APPARATUS
A vehicle restraint system for an auto-rack railroad car which includes an active chock and an anchor chock configured to co-act to secure a vehicle in the...
Support Surface Deck Grating Apparatus for Auto-Rack Railcars, Systems and
Methods of Using the Same
The present invention relates to a support surface grating apparatus for use in auto-rack railcars. Specifically, the present invention provides a grating...
HANDS ACCELERATING CONTROL SYSTEM
A touch vehicle control system having a gesture interface device with one or more touchless sensors that detect a position of a driver's appendage within a...
Car operating system
Our car operating system allows a car's driver to control--using abstract direction and speed commands--the car's core resources that make the car move. The...
CONTROLLING VEHICLE SYSTEMS WITH MOBILE DEVICES
Embodiments are disclosed for an in-vehicle system and methods of controlling vehicle systems with a mobile device in communication with the in-vehicle system....
Device For Performing A Camera-Based Estimation Of Load On A Vehicle And
Method Of Estimating Load On A Vehicle
Disclosed is a device for performing a camera-based estimation of load on a vehicle, including a camera for obtaining an external image of what is seen from in...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING VEHICLE
An apparatus and method for controlling a vehicle are disclosed. A method for controlling a vehicle by monitoring a driver's state includes: a region setting...
method and device for operating a motor vehicle that drives or is able to
be driven in an at least partially...
A method for operating a motor vehicle which drives or is able to be driven at least partially automatically includes: detecting a gaze direction of a driver...
METHOD FOR DETERMINING A RELATIVE GRADIENT OF A ROADWAY
A method for determining an incline in a road that is some distance ahead of a motor vehicle relative to the section of road that is currently being driven on...
CONTROL DEVICE FOR FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLE
A control device controls a four-wheel drive vehicle including an engine, a torque transmission mechanism which transmits an output torque of the engine to...
Method and Control Unit for a Drivetrain
A method provides for operating a drive train having several drive assemblies, a transmission and an output A first drive assembly acts on a first transmission...
TRANSMISSION CONTROL DEVICE OF MOTORCYCLE
A motorcycle's transmission control device is provided in which, in a case of a clutchless shift operation, disengagement of a fit of gears of a transmission...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR OPERATING A VEHICLE
The invention relates to a method for operating a vehicle with a drive device (20) which has at least one internal combustion engine (21) as a drive machine,...
AUTONOMOUS DRIVING DEVICE
In a case where it is determined that a merging travel control cannot be executed, a host vehicle is caused by a stop control unit to stop in a travelling lane...
VEHICLE CONTROLLER AND METHOD
The present invention relates to a vehicle controller (1) for activating a vehicle glide mode. The controller (1) receives vehicle operating data including...
Initial variation learning control is executed when learning condition is satisfied each time of its satisfaction, to absorb initial variations of ...
TRAVEL CONTROL DEVICE FOR VEHICLE
As a rate of deceleration that is generated by an accelerator pedal of a user's own vehicle increases, a following vehicle inter-vehicular distance threshold,...
Cruise Control System for a Vehicle
The disclosure relates to a system for cruise controlling a vehicle. The system comprises a control unit configured to select a current driving control profile...
PREDICTIVE REASONING FOR CONTROLLING SPEED OF A VEHICLE
Methods and systems for predictive reasoning for controlling speed of a vehicle are described. A computing device may be configured to identify a first and...
PREDICTIVE VEHICLE PULSE AND GLIDE CONTROL
Disclosed are a method and a control system adapted to making it possible to use, or prolong a use of, a higher transmission mode in a vehicle. The control...
USE OF ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION TO AID IMAGE PROCESSING FOR AUTONOMOUS
An autonomous vehicle may be configured to use environmental information for image processing. The vehicle may be configured to operate in an autonomous mode...
DRIVING ASSISTANCE APPARATUS
A driving assistance apparatus includes: an obstacle detecting unit configured to detect an obstacle outside a host vehicle and acquire obstacle information...
VEHICLE CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD
Embodiments of the present invention provide a control system for a motor vehicle comprising: means for detecting a side-slope condition in which a vehicle is...
When an EV cancellation switch is turned on while a control mode is a CD mode and a traveling mode is an EV traveling mode, when a catalyst temperature is...
HYBRID VEHICLE CONTROL DEVICE
A hybrid vehicle control device is provided for controlling a drive system. The hybrid vehicle control device is programmed to perform an engine start control...
CONTROLLER FOR HYBRID VEHICLE
A control apparatus for a hybrid vehicle includes a low temperature time hydraulic control section (11a) to perform a low temperature time hydraulic control to...
HYBRID VEHICLE AND DOWNSHIFTING STRATEGY IN A HYBRID VEHICLE
A vehicle includes an engine, an electric machine, an engine disconnect clutch, and a transmission input configured to transmit power from the engine and...
DRIVING FORCE CONTROL SYSTEM FOR A VEHICLE
A driving force control system for improving energy efficiency under a motor-drive mode. The control system selects the motor-drive mode from a single...
POWER CONTROL DEVICE AND HYBRID CONSTRUCTION MACHINE PROVIDED WITH SAME
In a power control device, when the necessary power is greater than an upper limit value and either the integral power value or the duration time of an assist...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ADJUSTING DRIVELINE OPERATION
Methods and systems for determining driveline control parameters for a vehicle are described. In one example, a method for requesting a vehicle to operate in a...
Driver Assistance System with Increased Reliability and Availability
The method according to the disclosure for operating a motor vehicle, in which at least one autonomous or partially autonomous motor vehicle operating mode can...
METHODS AND SYSTEM FOR VERIFYING A BRAKE SYSTEM IN A VEHICLE
A method for checking sets of components of a vehicle includes configuring a system control unit of a vehicle to perform a check of a first set of components...
BRAKE COOLING ESTIMATION METHODS AND SYSTEMS
Systems and methods for estimating the cooling time of a brake assembly are disclosed. Systems are provided comprising a processor, a tangible, non-transitory...
METHOD FOR CLEANING A VALVE
A method and system for cleaning a brake booster aspirator shut-off valve are provided. The shut-off valve is operable to selectively permit flow of intake air...
ELECTRONIC BRAKE SYSTEM
An electronic brake system may include a hydraulic pressure supply device having a motor configured to be operated by receiving an electrical signal from the...
A BRAKE SYSTEM FOR CONTROLLING A BRAKE OF A UNIT HAULED BY A VEHICLE
A brake system for controlling a brake of a unit hauled by a vehicle, the brake system including a first pedal for braking a right rear wheel of the vehicle...
BRAKE SYSTEM FOR AUTOMOBILE
A brake system including a main body having a first main chamber and a second main chamber divided by a main piston, a motor configured to move the main piston...
ELECTRONIC-PNEUMATIC BRAKING SYSTEM, FOR EXAMPLE FOR A HEAVY GOODS VEHICLE
OR ARTICULATED TRUCK
electronic-pneumatic braking system for a vehicle, for example for a heavy goods vehicle or an articulated truck, includes a TCS/ESC modulator (1), enabling...
[Summary] To provide a brake system in which due to change in structure of a seat member, an end portion of a push rod that faces a piston can be increased in...
METHOD FOR STABILIZING THE DRIVING BEHAVIOR OF A TRACTOR-TRAILER
COMBINATION AND VEHICLE MOVEMENT DYNAMICS...
In a method for stabilizing the driving behavior of a tractor-trailer combination, a tilting inclination variable is obtained and a tilting limit is determined...
ENHANCED BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEM WITH WHEEL MOUNTED POSITION SENSOR
What is described is a tire pressure sensor for use in a wheel of aircraft landing gear. The tire pressure sensor includes a position sensor configured to...
METHOD FOR BRAKING A RAIL VEHICLE AND OPEN-LOOP AND/OR CLOSED-LOOP CONTROL
DEVICE FOR A BRAKE SYSTEM
A method for braking a rail vehicle with a brake system includes providing an open-loop and/or closed-loop control device having a wheel slide protection...
ERROR TRANSMISSION IN TWO-LEVEL ROTATIONAL SPEED SENSOR
A method for transmitting error information in a pulse signal, the signal being designed to transmit measured values from a sensor that are frequency modulated...
FAULT-TOLERANT REDUNDANT BY-WIRE BRAKE SYSTEM
A brake system for a motor vehicle comprises a first brake set and second brake set. A first hydraulic brake circuit is connected to the first brake set and a...
BRAKE PEDAL ASSEMBLY
A pedal assembly mounted to a vehicle includes, a pedal arm having an upper portion and a lower portion and a striker bracket pivotally connected to the upper...
MAGNETIC CLUTCH FOR A DC MOTOR
A device for a brake system comprises a rotating plate including magnets having a first polarity. The rotating plate engages an output shaft of a motor. The...
PERFORATED BAND CONSTRUCTION FOR MOTOR VEHICLE WASHING SYSTEM ROTARY BRUSH
An improved band construction for motor vehicle washing system rotary brushes comprises a plate body having a substantially elongated configuration, extending...
TIRE GROOVE CLEANING MECHANISM
A tire cleaning device is provided that helps remove obstructions from the longitudinal grooves of a tire tread. The device can be configured to operate with...