Innovation is thy name of the contemporary world. You can find technology entering into every sphere of our society. Hence everything you see right from the cell phones to the auto world, every single domain seems to have made the right impact everywhere. The modern day cars incorporate some of the best technologies, which are at times hard to imagine. It is always a worthy experience to explore such technologies, which are incorporated in the modern day cars. How about checking some of the amazing car technologies, which are simply hard to see or you have hardly seen.
The rear mounted radar
Backing out over the parking space is any busy lane can be adventurous at lot. Though the rear point radar has been in the market since past year years, but to find the one, which can alert the driver even certain unseen objects based just behind the same including the wall, tree, fence or even other car. In fact, there are certain cars, which even help in seeing the cross traffic approaching the car. The Cross Path Detection System comes up with the visual indicators that are seen over the outboard mirrors. The similar system from Ford is known as Cross Traffic Alert, which is seen in the Fusion and Mercury Milan, which carry the outboard mirror alarm indicators.
The Automatic high beam control
In the new model RX, Lexus, you can find system, which helps automatically lighting up and dimming the high beam headlights in relations to the approaching traffic. A camera installed over the rear view mirror helps in detecting while the vehicle is simply closing in while there is an oncoming traffic along with the vehicles, which would be going in the same direction and seen disengaging the higher beams. Mercedes Benz seems to be taking this technology just one step ahead by making it Adaptive Highbeam Assist. It is also seen over the new E Class, which happens to be a merely a switch found in between the high and log beams, however, it simply reacts by simply booting or lowering the light distribution that are based as per the distance of approaching the traffic. You can even see the light going dim and the high beams for the sharp turns followed by the re-engagement seen over the high beams, while you find no approaching traffic the moment you seen completing the turn.
The Night Vision With Pedestrian detection element
Although the night vision found in the vehicles is not a new technology, which was seen introduced by Cadillac, however, Mercedes Benz simply is seen updating it to a new version known as the Night View Assist Plus. This new system simply helps in pinpointing the pedestrians and highlights them over the dashboard display it is offered in the 2010 E class over the showrooms. BWM is seen having the similar kind of system, which comes with the pedestrian identifier, which simply shows the direction over the pedestrian. The moment the distance between the vehicle and pedestrian is closing up, you can find the warning appearing over the night vision monitor along with the head up display seen over the windshield. BMW simply caters you the system over the 2009 7 Series.
These are some of the innovative technologies, which are found in certain modern cars of this high tech world. Though these are not common but still exist in certain cars making the driving experience incredible for people owing them.
Editor’s Note: Alia is a writer/blogger. She loves writing about technology, automobiles and business. These days she contributes for Westcott Towbars.