Warning system of potential hazards and slippery roads was presented for the first time in 2016, models of the Volvo 90-series in Sweden and Norway.
Volvo cars will automatically exchange information / photos VolvoКомпания Volvo Cars has announced that the cloud-based system alerts the dangers of the road will now be available in Europe.
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Warning system of potential hazards and slippery roads was presented for the first time in 2016, models of the Volvo 90-series in Sweden and Norway. Next week the features will be available to drivers of Volvo cars across Europe, writes itc.ua.
They will be standard on all new Volvo cars 2020 model year. These functions can also be installed on some earlier models based on architectures SPA and CMA, starting with the 2016 model year.
Research Volvo in the field of security show that the adjustment speed in accordance with road conditions can dramatically reduce the risk of an accident. Network service security will give advance warning about danger ahead and provide time to adjust speed.
When the driver of a Volvo car equipped with such technology that includes the emergency alert system sends messages to all nearby Volvo cars connected to the cloud service, alerting drivers of potential hazards ahead. This is particularly useful on stretches of road with turns with limited visibility and gradients.
The warning system on slippery roads helps to inform drivers about current road conditions and conditions ahead of anonymously collecting information on the condition of the road surface from cars that are on the road and alerting drivers well in advance that they are approaching a slippery section of road.
Recall that last month, Volvo Cars announced the introduction of several technologies to promote better driver behaviour and safer driving. So, from 2020 in all Volvo cars maximum speed is limited to 180 km/h And from the beginning of 2020-ies the company will set car interior cameras and other sensors that will track the behavior of the driver.