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Parallel tracks design description
Disclosed embodiments provide a system and methodologies that enable or improve a train operator's ability to detect when his train will or has switched tracks...
Method for generating action recommendations for the driver of a rail
vehicle or control signals for the rail...
A method for generating action recommendations for the driver of a rail vehicle or control signals for the rail vehicle by way of a driver assistance system....
Guided ground vehicle including a device for managing a derailment of the
vehicle, and associated derailment...
A guided ground vehicle that travels on a track having an electric contact rail for supplying electricity to the vehicle, the rail including several electrical...
Rail road car truck and fitting therefor
A rail road freight car truck has a truck bolster mounted transversely to a side frame pair. A mounting interface between the axel ends and the sideframe...
Railway vehicle steering truck
To prevent separation of a truck frame and a wheel axle and to continue supporting a vehicle, even if damage has occurred to a steering device of a steering...
Provided is rolling stock in which a center beam is formed of an upper plate part, a lower plate part, and a pair of side plate parts located on opposite sides...
Railcar and method for manufacturing the same
An end bodyshell of a railcar bodyshell includes: a pair of end posts provided at a width direction middle portion of the end bodyshell; corner posts...
Cableway system for transporting persons or goods
A cableway system for the transport of persons or goods has two pairs of track cables, which extend between two terminal stations, such as a valley station and...
Coordinated vehicle response system and method for driver behavior
Methods of assessing driver behavior include monitoring vehicle systems and driver monitoring systems to accommodate for a slow reaction time, attention lapse...
Method for ascertaining the stress level of the driver
In a method for ascertaining the stress level of the driver, the setpoint trajectory of the vehicle is ascertained and compared to the actual trajectory. A...
Use of participative sensing systems to enable enhanced road friction
Methods and systems are disclosed for participative sensing of road friction conditions by vehicles, collection of the friction data from a large number of...
Control apparatus for vehicle
In a control apparatus for a vehicle that changes over a range of an automatic transmission by operating an electric shift actuator and that starts up an engine...
Electric implement power management system
An electric implement power management system includes an electronic controller that monitors total electric implement load and commands a transmission to...
Modified autonomous vehicle settings
A vehicle includes at least one autonomous driving sensor configured to monitor at least one condition while operating in an autonomous mode. The vehicle...
Torque converter clutch capacity based on regenerative braking request
A vehicle includes an engine, a transmission, and an electric machine configured to provide drive torque and regenerative braking torque. The electric machine...
Vehicle race track driving assistance
A vehicle race track driving assistance system may include a location tracking system that tracks the location of the vehicle; a memory for holding race track...
Vehicle speed control system
A control system for a vehicle operable to implement a speed control function, the control system being operable to: receive an input of a target speed at which...
Parking assist device
Provided is a parking assist device such that, when a vehicle has reached an area corresponding to a backing start position, the angle of a current position...
Lane changing for autonomous vehicles
Various manners of changing travel lanes for an autonomous vehicle are described. A target gap between a pair of neighboring vehicles located in a travel lane...
Method and system for controlling hybrid vehicle
A method and system for controlling a hybrid vehicle are provided to supply oil pressure to a transmission using an electric oil pump. The method for...
Method and system for controlling running mode change for hybrid vehicle
A method and system for controlling a running mode change that prevent shock generated when releasing an engine clutch in changing from a running mode to...
Control system for hybrid drive unit
A control system for a hybrid drive unit for avoiding an overcharging and an over discharging of a battery when starting or stopping an engine. The control...
Temporary engine start or stop using paddle shifter
A vehicle includes an internal combustion engine, a driver interface having a first driver-activated selector, and a controller. The controller selectively...
Controller for hybrid vehicle
There is provided a controller for a hybrid vehicle which can improve fuel consumption performance and driveability. A controller for a hybrid vehicle which can...
Method for moving off a hybrid vehicle
A method for moving off of a hybrid vehicle with a propulsion system (1) including a planetary gear with three components: a sun gear (10), a ring gear (11) and...
Engine rotation control system
A vehicle status is judged with respect to whether the following conditions are met: the shift position of a shift lever 4 is F or R (condition 1); the brakes...
Hybrid vehicle including a prevent powertrain gear hunting strategy
A vehicle is provided. The vehicle includes an engine, a motor, and a controller. The controller is programmed to inhibit a scheduled transmission downshift and...
Plug-in hybrid electric vehicle
A plug-in hybrid electric vehicle includes an internal combustion engine driving a pair of wheels on a first axle and a transmission drivingly connecting the...
Powertrain for a vehicle
A powertrain includes a motor-generator and an auxiliary electric system. The powertrain also includes a first energy storage device disposed in a parallel...
Battery charge/discharge control device and hybrid vehicle using the same
A battery charge/discharge control device (20) includes an input-enabled power adjustment unit (40) having an input-enabled current value calculation unit (42)...
Electrified vehicle neutral engine start
A method according to an exemplary aspect of the present disclosure includes, among other things, controlling an electrified vehicle by engaging a parking brake...
Drive system of a hybrid vehicle
A hybrid drive apparatus and a control apparatus for controlling the hybrid drive apparatus, a hybrid drive apparatus including a differential device made of a...
System and method for reducing transient brake caliper drag
Systems and methods for reducing transient brake caliper drag in a motor vehicle are provided. The motor vehicle, for example, may include, but is not limited...
Control of an air dryer drain valve cycle
A system for variably controlling the purge cycle of a locomotive air supply system air dryer pre-filtration state. A sensor in the air inlet of the air dryer...
Hydraulic brake system
A hydraulic brake system includes: a plurality of hydraulic brakes; and a first hydraulic pressure generator including a first hydraulic pressure source and a...
Vehicle brake device
The present invention relates to a vehicle brake device which can secure the durability of a linear valve for controlling a servo pressure. The brake ECU of the...
Tandem master cylinder secondary piston and master cylinder equipped with
such a secondary piston
A master cylinder having a primary piston and a secondary piston is described. The secondary piston is realized of plastic material; it is composed of a skirt...
A brake system includes a brake apparatus. This brake apparatus is configured to keep a vehicle braked by an electric mechanism in response to a parking brake...
Braking control apparatus for vehicle
Based on a difference between target and actual values of a friction member force pressing a brake disc, feedback control over the pressing force is executed....
Integrated trailer brake control system and method for controlling a brake
A trailer brake control method that includes determining, based on information from a vehicle speed sensor, a current vehicle speed of a vehicle; and regardless...
Electric brake system
An electric brake system includes a linear motion mechanism for converting the rotation of a rotary shaft to a linear motion of an outer ring member, and...
Caliper bodies made from thermoplastic material
Caliper bodies are provided for disc brakes suitable for being arranged astride of a disc for a disc brake, which include an attachment side portion, a...
Vehicle conveyor with flexible safety cover and component thereof
A vehicle conveyor for conveying a wheeled vehicle along a track using a roller may include a track with an opening for passage of a roller from a surface to an...
Navigation-linked vehicle de-icer or debris-remover control
Systems and methods for automatically removing snow and/or ice from a portion of a vehicle exterior surface are provided. The automatic removal is in response...
Windscreen wiper device
A windscreen wiper device of the flat blade type comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material...
Sensor system and method for a vehicle
A system and method is provided for determining if a windshield wiper of a vehicle should be automatically activated. The system and method may include a sensor...
Air-conditioner for vehicle
In a vehicle air conditioner, even in a case where an air outlet mode is set in which an air outlet switching damper opens a defroster opening so as to blow air...
Vehicle monitoring system
A system for monitoring an interior of a vehicle, comprising an identification device adapted to be carried by an individual, a vehicular unit adapted for...
Silent horn-signal with sender location
A system for silently communicating a horn-signal between vehicles is provided. The system includes a sending-vehicle equipped with a horn-button operable by a...
Gear lever locking device
A gear locking lever device having a gear lever locking device mounting base and a gear lever locking member mounted and attached to the gear lever locking...