A radar and high-resolution camera makes it possible to detect cyclists and pedestrians
Volvo's Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection with full auto brake system can ascertain the moving pattern of pedestrians and cyclists
Volvo's Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection with full auto brake system displays a red warning on the windscreen and applies the brakes to prevent a collision
You couldn’t accuse Volvo of ignoring those people at risk of encountering the exterior of its vehicles rather than sitting inside them. The Swedish automotive manufacturer has already introduced pedestrian airbags and an automated braking system designed to avoid hitting pedestrians. Now Volvo has enhanced the latter to develop the world’s first auto-braking cyclist detection system, which is being presented at the 2013 Geneva Auto Show.
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