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AFS-Motorway-Light

Introduction to adaptative frontlighting system

Lighting no longer offers simply the low and main beam positions, with AFS (Adaptive Frontlighting System) it can now adapt dynamically to the vehicle speed, road type, environment and the position of other vehicles. Lighting adaptation Statistics show that an accident is more than four times more likely to occur at night than during the day. This figure […]

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ActiveReturn feature

Torque overlay technology

Nexteer Automotive developed a torque overlay solution which analyzes input from multiple vehicle systems to determine the appropriate steering wheel response to various conditions. Nexteer Automotive’s torque overlay is applied to an electric power steering (EPS) system through software programming and enhancements to existing hardware. What is Torque Overlay? Torque Overlay can add or subtract

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MIVEC 4B12 engine

The Mitsubishi Innovative Valve timing Electronic Control system (MIVEC) engine

Mitsubishi Motors has been focusing for a long time on technologies to controlled valve timing and amount of lift with the aim of achieving high power output, low fuel consumption, and low exhaust emission. The MIVEC engine was first used in 1992 in the Mirage, and since then they have been adding a number of

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