on The sidelines of the debate that has opened up on the driving systems autonomous that after the death of the driver of a Tesla Model S, several companies continue to research on this technology. One of the more advanced takes their jobs is Nissan, of which we already knew about your projects a few months ago. The japanese company is introducing his system ProPilot, as has christened its function steering semi-automatic, and although currently only available in Japan, you soon will see in Europe of the hand of the Nissan Qashqai.
more Specifically, the brand with headquarters in Japan has announced that in 2017 will land this technology in our continent. Of time will be available in the country before mentioned, a region where we will start to see the benefits of the system ProPilot. The brand has not slowed despite the turmoil mounted by the fatal accident happened just a few weeks ago where a driving system, semi-automatic, the autopilot Tesla, was involved in the collision.
The ProPilot of the japanese brand will be available in the Nissan Qashqai, a model that will premiere this technology in the old continent. With him, the SUV will be able to handle semi auto for city. Although that is not all. According to the brand itself, this system continues to evolve and expect that by 2020 this same model can lead to fully autonomous by city.
For if ye not remember this feature that presents the company, the ProPilot Nissan is able to control the throttle, the steering or the brake thanks to the information obtained from a camera. This system can keep the vehicle in the lane by detecting the traffic around them and may, in the same way, stop the vehicle completely. Yes, this system is not capable for the moment of complete maneuvers such as overtaking or other of greater complexity.
Source – Nissan