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Apparatus for and method of pulsed control of load elements in motor
The present invention concerns a method of and an apparatus for controlling a plurality of load elements in a motor vehicle, wherein corresponding load current...
Modular inverter rack and its control method for a set of electrical
machines provided with position sensors
A modular rack intended for an aircraft includes a set of electrical machines each equipped with a position sensor including inverters, a supervision member, a...
Front pillar garnish
A front pillar garnish to be mounted to a front pillar in an interior of a vehicle includes a garnish body. The garnish body includes a first garnish component...
Interior trim element for a vehicle door trim
An interior trim element for a vehicle door trim may comprise an arm rest and a material pad. The arm rest may comprise a plurality of elongated support...
Sport board with camera mount
A sport board with a forward outboard extension for supporting an action camera. The extension member has a curved section between generally straight sections...
Device for retaining flat, approximately rectangular appliances such as
tablet computers or mobile telephones...
A device for retaining flat, approximately rectangular appliances such as tablet computers or mobile telephones in the interior of a motor vehicle, has a...
The present invention relates to a bicycle carrier which can be mounted inside a vehicle for carrying a bicycle. The bicycle carrier includes: a frame which is...
Truck storage system
A truck storage system may include a deck configured to span substantially a total width of a truck bed, four support feet, each support foot situated at a...
Trim assembly having storage compartment with trap door
A trim assembly is provided for a motor vehicle. The trim assembly includes a trim panel, a storage compartment in the trim panel and a trap door. The trap door...
Dual access enclosure
A dual access enclosure includes a base that has a compartment therein and a lid that at least partially encloses the compartment. The lid includes first and...
Retractable cargo cover with integral storage compartment
A cargo cover apparatus includes a housing, a cover retracting mechanism held in the housing and a cargo cover. The cargo cover incorporates an integral storage...
Integrated vehicle-end structure
An integrated end structure for a vehicle comprises: a storage compartment module that comprises a shell forming a storage compartment therein, the storage...
Controlling a powered vehicle step
Powered retractable vehicle step assist systems and methods are provided. The steps systems are configured for installation (e.g., after market installation)...
Retractable stair system with precision elevation control
A retractable stair system for vehicles. The apparatus includes stairs which are retractable into a frame, or extendable to provide a set of stairs with...
Multifunctional rearview mirror structure of motorcycle
A multifunctional motorcycle rearview mirror structure includes a rearview mirror and a journey data recorder. The rearview mirror is mounted to a motorcycle...
Method for aligning at least one rear-view mirror of a motor vehicle
A method is provided for aligning at least one rear view mirror and/or another optical component of a motor vehicle. The current eye position of the driver is...
Accessory mounting system for mounting an accessory at a vehicle such that
a camera views through the vehicle...
An accessory mounting system for mounting an accessory at a windshield of a vehicle includes an accessory adapted for mounting at and demounting from a...
Rear area monitoring device for a vehicle
A rear area monitoring device for a vehicle includes one or more distance sensors configured to determine the distance of the rear of the vehicle from an...
Around view monitoring system and operating method thereof
The present invention provides an AVM system, including: a display module; a camera module which captures surrounding videos of a vehicle; and a control module...
Driver dangerous driving reporting device
A driver dangerous driving reporting device (100) is provided with a danger prediction unit (30) and a danger reporting unit (40). The danger predicting unit...
Vehicle control apparatus
A vehicle control apparatus includes a departure margin time computation unit configured to compute a departure margin time until the vehicle departs from the...
Technologies for vehicle turn blinker audio and display processing
A system and method for processing turn signal data for a vehicle. A turning signal module may activate a turn signal for the vehicle, while a turning audio...
Multi-frequency alarm for emitting narrow band noise
A multi-frequency alarm (10) generates a narrow band noise (MFA-87, -97, 102, -107) warning of a presence of a vehicle. The alarm includes noise signal...
Photoluminescent blind spot warning indicator
A vehicle indicator apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a photoluminescent portion disposed on a forward vehicle pillar and a light source located...
Lighting assembly for interior cabin of a vehicle
A lighting assembly configured to be positioned within an internal cabin of a vehicle may include a housing defining an internal lighting chamber, a lens...
Planar lighting mirror and automobile side mirror system
A planar lighting mirror in which nano-patterns are formed on an entirety or at a specific local area of a mirror surface of a mirror glass and a light source...
Vehicle article carrier with integrated camera and solar powered lighting
A vehicle article carrier system is disclosed for carrying articles above an outer body surface of a vehicle. At least one support rail is secured to the outer...
Vehicular lighting apparatus
A vehicular lighting apparatus includes a headlight that irradiates the front of a vehicle; a condition detection part that detects a weather condition at a...
Control apparatus for controlling light emission of vehicle headlight, and
headlight system provided with the...
A control apparatus, which controls a headlight unit, repeatedly performs a process of measuring brightness ahead of the own vehicle using a luminance sensor....
Safety device for headlights with laser light sources and method for
shutting down laser light sources in case...
A device and a method for safety shutdown of the at least one laser light source (2) of at least one headlight (1) for a motor vehicle, the safety device having...
Vehicle exterior mirror with adaptively activated forward lighting unit
A light system for a motor vehicle includes an exterior mirror head housing at least one lighting module having a plurality of LEDs arranged in sectors to...
Vehicle headlight leveling control
Vehicle headlight leveling methods and systems provide occupants of a vehicle the ability to manually adjust headlight level in an efficient and intuitive...
Method and device for controlling a light emission of at least one
headlight of a vehicle
A method for controlling a light emission of at least one headlight of a, includes determining structure information which represents the presence of a...
Apparatus, systems and methods for securing parts
A clip for securing a part, having a body portion having a first wall surface and a supporting surface adjacent the first wall surface, a retaining arm...
Container auto-lock system
A container according the present application includes a container auto-lock system. The container auto-lock system is integrated into the outboard apertures of...
Attachment structure for supporting and releasably attaching a container,
a corresponding support structure, a...
An attachment structure (2) for supporting and releasably attaching a container (1), cargo bed or the like to a transport vehicle (25, 32) and a mating support...
Gravity biased load constraining devices and vehicles incorporating the
Vehicles having gravity biased gate members utilized to laterally constrain a load are disclosed. In one embodiment, a vehicle includes one or more wheels that...
Strap-retainer and load retaining system using same
A cargo retainer system incorporates a load-bearing strap that extends over a cargo element, and a strap-retainer having an elastic portion that is stretched to...
Container for particulate material
A container for particulate materials that is adapted to be mounted on a trailer for transport on a roadway includes a plurality of hoppers, a shell that is...
A trailer can include an open bed, a frame, an actuator, and a pin. The open bed can extend a width and a length. The frame can support the open bed. The...
Electro-active polymer actuators for vehicle seating applications
A vehicle seat comprising a seat base and seat back each including a spring structure, planar electro-active polymer actuators, each having a first state and...
Vehicle seat cover for retaining an object
A seat assembly is provided that includes a seat cover having a base panel with a rear-facing surface and first and second opposing lateral extremities. The...
Vehicle seating assembly with manual cushion tilt
A vehicle seating assembly includes a seat base. A thigh support is pivotally coupled to and extends forward from the seat base. The thigh support is...
Semi rigid push/pull vented envelope system
A vehicle seating assembly includes a seat back and a seat base. A shell is disposed in the seat base and includes a left leg support and a right leg support. A...
Air-suspended seat surfaces for folding vehicle seats
A vehicle seat includes a cushion having a coverstock defining a seat surface with a flexible central region and a flexible edge region. The vehicle seat...
Vehicle seat scissors suspension with integrated stabilized isolator
A vehicle seat suspension comprises a scissors assembly connecting lower and upper housings and permitting vertical movement of the upper housing; reciprocating...
Active suspension of a motor vehicle passenger seat
A method for controlling the operation of an active suspension system for a motor vehicle passenger seat, where the active suspension system comprises an...
Power articulating headrest assembly
A vehicle seating assembly includes a seatback. A head restraint is operably coupled with the seatback by first and second support posts. The head restraint is...
Reclining seat to mitigate the effects of mine blast load on spine and
lower leg injuries
A seat assembly reclines during an under-vehicle explosion or other upward impact on the vehicle to mitigate spinal and lower leg damage to a human occupant....
Child restraint system with automated installation
Provided is a child restraint system (CRS) with automated installation that provides automated feedback and control of seat installation angle, belt latching...