« Today, with a speed control device, we have to brake when a vehicle in front of us slows down. With the ACC (Adaptive Cruise Control), the speed and distance is controlled automatically in relation to the vehicle in front ».
TRW Autocruise radars equip Truck manufacturers such as MAN, Volvo Trucks as well as Scania, they also deliver to an American assembly line, Bendix, and the ACC is also an option for certain Volkswagen vehicles.
It is worth exploring the numerous applications. Various transport means, such as bicycles, tankers, or even airports, in particular when the landing zone is overwhelmed with traffic, which one day could be equipped with such a radar. Another key idea for the radar is to be used to measure the amount of substances in a tank.
Check out the ACC AC20 radar video below :