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SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ADJUSTING KINETIC ENERGY IN A HYBRID VEHICLE
BEFORE AND DURING A CHANGE IN ROAD GRADE
A method of controlling a hybrid vehicle includes automatically varying a current vehicle speed away from a target vehicle speed. The automatic variation of...
VEHICLE INFORMATION PROCESSOR
In the first mode, the vehicle gives priority to traveling in which only the motor is driven. In the second mode, the vehicle drives at least one of the...
HYBRID CONSTRUCTION MACHINE
The hybrid construction machine includes an engine 11, an electric motor/generator 14, a hydraulic pump unit 17, an electricity storage device 16, an inverter...
METHOD TO COORDINATE PROPULSION TORQUE ACTUATORS THROUGH TORQUE LIMITS
A powertrain system employing multiple propulsion torque actuators is described. A method for controlling the powertrain system includes interpreting a driver...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING TORQUE COMMAND
A method for generating torque commands includes: setting a threshold increase rate and a threshold decrease rate of an initial torque command according to...
Plug Retention System for a Brake Actuator
A plug for sealing an aperture in a brake actuator housing is provided that provides improvements in installation and retention of the plug and protection for...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IDENTIFYING OPERATING STATES OF A VEHICLE, AND A
VEHICLE WHICH COMPRISES SUCH A SYSTEM
A method for detecting an operating state of a vehicle, includes selecting the operating state from at least a first or a second operating state for a vehicle...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO IMPROVE FUEL ECONOMY USING ADAPTIVE CRUISE IN A
HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHICLE WHEN APPROACHING...
A method for controlling a vehicle includes automatically controlling vehicle brakes to decelerate the vehicle at a braking deceleration rate in response to an...
CONTROL APPARATUS FOR VEHICLE
A controller for a vehicle includes: an engine controller that outputs a stop request to stop an engine when a stop condition is satisfied, and that outputs a...
DOUBLE-SECURITY ANTI-THEFT EMERGENCY DEVICE FOR BATTERYLESS MOTOR VEHICLES
A double-security anti-theft emergency switch, specially suitable for batteryless race motor vehicles comprising a fixed assembly integral with the vehicle and...
ANTI-THEFT DEVICE FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE STEERING COLUMN
The invention relates to an antitheft device for a motor vehicle steering column, comprising: --a locking means mounted in a movable manner between an unlocked...
SEAT-BELT MOUNTING SYSTEM
An apparatus includes a mounting plate having at least one deformable opening arranged to receive a securing member. The opening is configured to deform when a...
METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR RESTRAINING VEHICULAR PASSENGERS
A vehicular seat belt assembly can include a pair of lateral webbing strips configured to extend laterally across a first portion of vehicular passenger,...
In a through anchor (10), a bush (18) is molded to the entire periphery of a securing hole (14) in an anchor plate (12), and the anchor plate (12) is secured...
AIRBAG MODULE AND ITS USE
An airbag module is disclosed for use in a motor vehicle, with an airbag and a gas generator. In such an airbag module, the airbag includes at least one...
The present invention provides a gas generator, including: a cylindrical housing attached with an ignition device at one end and a diffuser portion, which...
MOTOR VEHICLE AIRBAG SYSTEM
An airbag system for a motor vehicle includes an airbag arrangement with at least one airbag and a gas generator for filling the airbag arrangement. A base...
An airbag apparatus includes a cylindrical-shaped inflator that generates gas, an airbag that is inflated by the gas generated by the inflator, a retainer body...
An airbag device includes: a case configured to receive an airbag that is folded, configured to enable the airbag under inflation to protrude from an upper...
VEHICLE SEAT ASSEMBLY WITH SIDE-IMPACT AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT MECHANISM
A vehicle seatback assembly includes an outer shell coupled to a seatback carrier via a releasable coupling arrangement. The releasable coupling arrangement...
AIR BAG CASE
An air bag case includes: a bottom wall portion including a bottom wall configuring portion; a side wall portion including a side wall configuring portion,...
ROLLOVER PROTECTION ELEMENT
A rollover protection element (4) having a rollover element (5, 10, 110, 210) of elongate configuration and a bumper element (6, 11, 111, 211) connected at a...
Occupant Protection Device and Program
An occupant protection device for protecting an occupant in frontal and oblique crashes. The occupant protection device operates an airbag and switches a load...
VEHICLE SEAT THERMISTOR FOR CLASSIFYING SEAT OCCUPANT TYPE
A thermistor-based system and method for distinguishing between adult and child passengers and, of the child passengers, between those seated in a child...
BUMPER ABSORBER ATTACHMENT STRUCTURE
There is provided a bumper absorber attachment structure including (1) bumper reinforcement, (2) a first engaged portion that is formed at a vehicle upper side...
ELECTRIC POWER SOURCE SYSTEM
An electric power source system for a vehicle includes a lead-acid battery electrically connected with the starting device in parallel as a first storage...
BICYCLE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
A bicycle electrical system is provided with a first electric component, a second electric component, a first wireless communication unit, a first power...
WIRE HARNESS ROUTING STRUCTURE
Provided is a power supply device for supplying power to a slide door via a wire harness, in which the wire harness is arranged invisible, which can improve...
WIRE PROTECTING MEMBER
A wire protecting member (10) accommodates and protects wires (11, 12) to be routed in a vehicle inside. The wire protecting member (10) includes an corrugated...
VEHICLE TRIM STRUCTURE
A vehicle trim structure has a vehicle floor, a bracket assembly, a main body and a side trim panel. The vehicle floor has a plurality of first attachment...
ON-VEHICLE CAMERA MOUNTING STRUCTURE
An on-vehicle camera mounting structure includes a bracket arranged on a window, and a spring part that is arranged in the bracket and applies force in a...
RETRACTABLE WORKSTATION INTEGRATED INTO THE PASSENGER CABIN OF A VEHICLE
A retractable workstation that is mounted within the dashboard of a vehicle is provided. In the retracted position the workstation is hidden from sight, while...
APPARATUS, SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING CONTENT ON A VEHICLE
Methods, systems, and apparatuses for displaying or projecting images on a vehicle are described herein. The system includes a mount bar for engaging a hitch...
A monitor adapted for mounting in an automobile headrest is provided. A screen structure of the monitor is pivotable about an upper edge thereof, such that the...
IN-VEHICLE SENSOR MOUNTING STRUCTURE
An in-vehicle sensor mounting structure includes an in-vehicle sensor, a bracket that holds the in-vehicle sensor, and a first spring portion. The bracket is...
HEIGHT- ADJUSTABLE SUPPORT FOR A MOBILE DEVICE
A support for a mobile device has a front face bearing a stationary jaw. The support includes a moving jaw facing the stationary jaw, mounted in translation on...
DUAL PURPOSE LUGGAGE RACK
The invention consists of a luggage holder adapted to be attached to the outer surface of a vehicle, wherein the surface of said luggage holder comprises a...
The disclosed technology includes an apparatus for holding, securing, storing or hanging items, particularly, from a headrest in an automobile. The apparatus...
BLIND ESPECIALLY FOR STORAGE COMPARTMENT IN A MOTOR VEHICLE
A blind for closing a storage compartment in a motor vehicle is provided. The blind has slats arranged on rod-shaped guide elements which are slidably guided...
BLIND ESPECIALLY FOR A STORAGE COMPARTMENT IN A MOTOR VEHICLE
A blind for closing a storage compartment in a central console of a motor vehicle is provided. The blind has rod-shaped guide elements which are slidably...
STORAGE COMPARTMENT WITH MAGNETIC DIVIDING ELEMENTS
A storage compartment for a motor vehicle includes a fixed structural and at least one dividing element that is magnetically fastenable to the structural part...
VARIABLE REFLECTANCE MIRROR REFLECTIVE ELEMENT FOR EXTERIOR MIRROR
A variable reflectance exterior mirror reflective element suitable for use in a vehicular exterior rearview mirror assembly a front substrate and a rear...
EXTENDED FIELD OF VIEW EXTERIOR MIRROR ELEMENT FOR VEHICLE
A vehicular exterior sideview mirror assembly includes a main mirror element having a first primary field of view rearward of the vehicle and an auxiliary...
PROJECTION OF IMAGES ON SIDE WINDOW OF VEHICLE
In one aspect a vehicle includes a vehicle body, a processor, a camera disposed on the vehicle body which is accessible to the processor, at least one window...
Night Detection of Parked Vehicles
To detect parked vehicles at night, the present invention discloses night-detection device and method. The night-detection device comprises a moving-vehicle...
VEHICLE IMPROPER LOAD SENSOR
A vehicle load warning apparatus utilizing inductive proximity sensors to signal an alarm to an operator when a vehicle achieves a maximum weight. The vehicle...
CONTROL DEVICE AND CONTROL METHOD FOR VEHICLE OPEN-CLOSE MEMBER, AND
VEHICLE OPEN-CLOSE MEMBER INCLUDING THE...
An embodiment of the present invention provides a control device for a vehicle open-close member: including a current signal input unit configured to receive...
VEHICLE OBJECT DETECTION AND NOTIFICATION SYSTEM
Disclosed and described herein is a vehicle object notification system comprising a steering interface that includes a plurality of light-emitting elements,...
SEAT BACK ILLUMINATION MODULE
A seat back illumination module is provided having a housing defined by an interior and a partially open front face. A switch member with a first position and...
An illumination device which can contribute to traffic safety is provided. An illumination device according to the present invention illuminating a license...