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Method, device, and computer program product for operating a motor vehicle
In order to operate a motor vehicle, a position sensor and a radiation source as well as at least one vital sensor having a detector are provided. The position...
Static road gradient estimation
A vehicle and a vehicle system are provided with a controller that is configured to generate output indicative of a static road gradient estimation based on a...
Fuel consumption analysis in a vehicle
Method (400), calculation device (131) and display (130) for causal analysis of the fuel/energy consumption in a vehicle (100), which is driven by a driver...
Electronic speed control for locomotives
A drivetrain system for a machine includes an engine, a brake, and a controller operatively coupled to the engine and the brake. The controller is configured to...
Autonomous vehicle modes
A vehicle operator is identified. Based at least in part on the operator's identity, one or more parameters are determined specifying a mode for autonomously...
Brake control for stop/start vehicle
A vehicle is provided with an engine and a controller. The engine is adapted to shutdown and restart during a drive cycle and a controller. The controller is...
A motor vehicle has a control device to control automated longitudinal and/or transverse guidance of the motor vehicle within the scope of a specific driving...
Method for object processing and vehicle supporting the same
A vehicle for supporting an object processing includes a lidar sensor configured to collect multi-layer data corresponding to sensor information for a lateral...
Internal safety systems for robotic vehicles
Systems, apparatus and methods implemented in algorithms, hardware, software, firmware, logic, or circuitry may be configured to process data and sensory input...
Parking assistance device and parking assistance device control method
A parking assist device includes a target steering angle setting section configured to set a target value of the steering angle; a target vehicle speed setting...
Hybrid vehicle running control apparatus
A hybrid vehicle running control apparatus that is mounted in a hybrid vehicle that has a high-voltage battery and a low-voltage battery, and is selectively...
Methods and system for operating a hybrid vehicle in cruise control mode
Systems and methods for reducing driveline mode change busyness for a hybrid vehicle are presented. The systems and methods may delay a driveline mode change in...
Control systems and methods for transmission of hybrid power vehicle
A transmission control system for a hybrid-power driving system includes at least a gear shifting actuation module to control engagement of specific gearwheels...
Control apparatus for internal combustion engine
A control apparatus of the invention is applied to a three-cylinder internal combustion engine that is mounted in a vehicle and in which a first MG is connected...
Method for compensating rotational irregularities of an internal
combustion engine of a drive train of a hybrid...
An electric motor (2) of a drive train (1) of a hybrid vehicle is controlled by determining the shaft torque (T.sub.W) of a current work cycle (n) of an...
A hybrid vehicle according to one embodiment of the present invention has: an internal combustion engine including an in-cylinder fuel injection valve and a...
Vehicle brake control device
A brake control device includes a front-wheel left-right communication passage that allows communication between wheel cylinders for a front-left wheel and a...
Vehicle braking device
The vehicle braking device includes a hydraulic pressure generating device generating a primary hydraulic pressure corresponding to the braking operation by a...
Hydraulic block for a hydraulic assembly of a slip-regulated, hydraulic
vehicle brake system, and a hydraulic...
A hydraulic block for a hydraulic assembly of a slip-regulated, hydraulic vehicle brake system, comprises a first plurality of receivers aligned in a first row...
Method and system for operating a motor vehicle brake system
A brake system for a motor vehicle having front and rear axles, the brake system having front and rear axle braking mechanisms operated under pressure control...
Autonomous braking system and autonomous braking method
An autonomous braking system includes a detecting module, a tracing module, a collision path prediction module, a memory register, a collision time prediction...
Electric parking brake control device
The electric parking brake control device performs accelerator release control for moving a friction-applying member to a standby position when a vehicle...
Manual brake release mechanism for rail vehicles
A spring-biased lever arm mechanism for operating an operating lever of a parking brake release mechanism. The lever arm mechanism includes a lever arm mounted...
Wiper blade adapter unit
The invention relates to a wiper blade adapter unit for connecting a wiper blade (10) to a wiper arm adapter (12), comprising a main part (16) which receives an...
Mechanism for dynamically varying blade load over a windshield wiper sweep
A wiper arm assembly has a load member, a wiper arm, and a blade load cam with a cam slot. The load member mates with a joint disposed between first and second...
Vehicle wiper device
A wiper of a vehicle wiper device moves between a first position, which is a stop position, and a second position. A first pivot member is pivoted back and...
Vehicle body side structure
A vehicle body side structure includes a pair of left and right pillars, a center bulk, and gussets. The pair of pillars extend in an up-down direction in side...
Quick-release fastener for one end of a seat belt fastened to a vehicle in
a motor vehicle
A quick-release fastener for a vehicle seat belt (21) with a fitting part (1), and a fastening part (7). The fitting part (1) has a first opening (2), and a...
Side airbag apparatus
An airbag of a side airbag apparatus includes an upstream inflation portion, which inflates by inflation gas, and deploys frontward at a side of a vehicle seat....
Bag-in-bag safety restraint with directional inflation
An air bag system deploys from within a structural element of a vehicle. A main bag is configured for storage in a folded condition in an internal region behind...
Airbag cushion to housing retaining feature and related methods and
Apparatus, methods, and systems for retaining an airbag cushion to an airbag housing. Some embodiments may comprise an airbag housing comprising an outer...
Vehicle occupant protection device
A vehicle occupant protection device includes: a vehicle seat belt device containing a seat belt configured to restrain a occupant seating on a vehicle seat; an...
Vehicle interior structure
A vehicle interior structure has a driver's seat disposed inside a cabin, a rear passenger's seat disposed on a vehicle rear side of the driver's seat inside...
Shock absorber member for vehicle, vehicle door panel assembly including
shock absorber member and vehicle...
A vehicle door panel shock absorber having a outer wall and first and second reinforcing wings each extending between two opposite ends which are unitary with...
Wheel deflector bracket and method
A vehicle wheel deflector bracket and method is provided. The bracket is attachable to a vehicle having a wheel, a door, and a body structure supporting a door...
Sound output device for vehicle
A loudspeaker device is installed in a space between a bumper reinforcement for reinforcing a bumper of a vehicle and a bumper absorber attached to a front side...
Diagnose arrangement for a vehicle pedestrian impact sensor
The present invention relates to a vehicle impact sensor device adapted to detect an impact between a vehicle (1) and a person. The sensor device (6) comprises...
Grounding shoe and vehicle
A grounding shoe is provided in a vehicle so as to face a grounding rail provided on a track. The grounding shoe includes a collector unit that has an...
Relay control between power distribution center and body control module
Electrical devices in a vehicle engine compartment are controlled from the vehicle passenger compartment over a serial data bus that extends between a relay...
Stackable automotive water shields including a channel with inwardly
angled walls containing an adhesive
A stackable water shield comprising a body portion having a width and length and thickness, said body having a wet surface, said body further having a channel...
A door lining serving as an interior material comprises a door center portion. The door center portion is provided with: a door center base material; a door...
Camera for a vehicle and vehicle having the camera
A camera for a vehicle, the camera including: an image sensor; and a camera lens system for imaging a coverage region on the image sensor; the camera lens...
Motor vehicle having a retractable screen
A trim part of a motor vehicle has a gap into which a display device with a screen can be retracted into the interior of the trim part in a covered position....
Headrest speaker arrangement
In embodiments of the invention, a headrest of a vehicle seat or a speaker box which can be attached to the vehicle seat or to a headrest is described. The...
Electrical connector for an electronic device holder
An electronic device holder includes a mounting surface configured to receive an electronic device. A door is operably coupled to the mounting surface and is...
Panel shelf system
A load panel shelf assembly includes a shelf frame, at least one panel, a mounting rail, and a hinge assembly. The shelf frame is composed of a plurality of...
Adjustable and/or repositionable bicycle mount
A repositionable mount and related methods including a method for mounting a bicycle to a bicycle rack The repositionable bicycle fork mount can include a mount...
Adjustable bag hoop
A golf cart is provided with an adjustable golf bag hoop. The hoop is provided with a rod and a cam-locked collar. The collar is moveable along the length of...
Pocket forming trim panel for a vehicle door and method
A pocket forming trim panel for a vehicle door is provided. The pocket forming trim panel includes a panel portion and a pocket enclosure portion. The panel...
Vehicle cargo organiser
A cargo organizer for a vehicle includes a frame at least partially forming a floor of a cargo area of the vehicle. The cargo organizer includes one or more...