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Saginomiya Seisakusho Driving simulation vehicle testing system reproduces movement on a real vehicle

Saginomiya is developing a vehicle testing system that combines an actual vehicle with computer simulation. “Broadly speaking, we’re using two types of test system. On the right is a driving simulator, which is for sensory [...]
Saginomiya Seisakusho Driving simulation vehicle testing system reproduces movement on a real vehicle

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Aisin ITS demosntrates Intelligent monitoring and warning system for vehicles

The Aisin Group has shown a demonstration car featuring their latest Intelligent Transportation Systems technology, with a range of intelligent monitoring and warning systems. “In this system, a camera detects where your face is,[...]
Aisin ITS demosntrates Intelligent monitoring and warning system for vehicles

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Thanko Heated Blanket for Cars

Car drivers and Thanko regulars will be really cozy (and possibly roasted) this winter! This orange blanket is heated by a 12V cigar socket and warms up to 40°C (104°F) in less than a minute – way faster than the onboard AC can h[...]
Thanko Heated Blanket for Cars
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Sharp Tokai Challenger Solar Panel Car: Photos!

Remember the solar panel-covered car built by Sharp and Tokai University that we covered over a year ago? We got photos! Mosey your way down to the gallery. Looks sort of like a tamer, calmer, and ecologically friendlier Heavy Raider to me.
Sharp Tokai Challenger Solar Panel Car: Photos!
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Media Vehicle, Your Personal Virtual Reality Cocoon

Developed by the Iwata-Yano Laboratory at Tsukuba University, the Media Vehicle is a personal virtual reality cocoon. Its occupant faces a huge spherical display projecting videos and image feed shots with a camera held, at this presen[...]
Media Vehicle, Your Personal Virtual Reality Cocoon
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