Seoul: A foldable steering wheel system for self-driving automobiles has been developed by Hyundai Mobis.
Hyundai Mobis introduced on Monday that it has developed the ‘foldable steering system’ that may retailer the steering wheel of the motive force’s seat invisible by folding it.
It’s a new know-how that has not been globally commercialized earlier than, and Hyundai Mobis efficiently developed in round 2 years and is at present filling patents in Korea and abroad.
The ‘foldable steering system’ is movable to ahead and again by as much as 25cm.
Not solely did Hyundai Mobis safe sturdiness and reliability by making use of the brand new know-how, but in addition it mounted the SBW (Steer by Wire) steering system that the corporate had beforehand developed earlier than. The SBW is a high-tech management system that transmits steering energy generated from the steering wheel to wheels by way of digital alerts.
Accordingly, it may well routinely enhance or scale back the reactivity of the steering wheel at parking heaps or highways to offer stability, and likewise present snug steering that may maximize the driving expertise on circuits or winding roads.
It additionally eliminated mechanical connections to filter out uncomfortable physique rolls that may be transmitted to the steering wheel when passing by way of potholes and bumps on the highway.