Legal Regulations and NCAP
In the early 2010s, EuroNCAP has shifted attention to crash avoidance and Active-Safety features. Already in 2020, reaching a 5-star rating, which is still the main development target for most ÓEMs, is only possible with a multitude of ADAS sensors and Active Safety features. All NCAP institutions worldwide are following this scheme.
Furthermore, with the introduction of the EU-General-Safety-Regulation (GSR) in 2022, all new vehicles homologated in the EU will have to be equipped with Advanced Safety Features such as Emergency Brake Assist or Lane Support Systems.
ADAS features are increasingly receiving more attention concerning homologation requirements (GSR, NHTSA, C-NCAP, ASEAN-NCAP, and others).
All this results in a severe increase in technical complexity and development effort on the OEM-side.
Continental Engineering Service is your partner for development right from the beginning by finding the right technical concept for your vehicle – and is on your side with all required features, sensors, and services required to pass legislation and NCAP requirements.
NCAP and Legislation Consulting
Our deep product know-how, combined with our experience from customer application projects, enables us to provide a comprehensive overview of Legislation and NCAP requirements fulfillment.
Examples of our consulting work include
- GAP analysis of current vehicle architecture vs. Legislation or NCAP requirements
- Impact analysis (cost, effort) of NCAP targets or legislation changes in your target markets
- Electrical and Electronic Architecture development for legislation compliance
Turn-Key Solutions for Series Development
Turn-Key Integration of Sensors and Features for Series Development
Regulation Compliance & Euro NCAP up to 5-stars
- Short Range Radar
- Interior Camera
- Rear View Camera
- Front Camera
- Long-Range Radar
Fulfill legislations and add customer comfort:
Sensors enable enhanced passenger comfort features such as
Adaptive Cruise Control and Traffic Jam Assist at little extra effort.
With our full access to the entire Continental product portfolio, we can provide almost all required features and services to comply with legal regulations or NCAP target ratings. From the latest generation of Advanced Emergency Braking and Junction Assist to Lane Support Functions and Driver Monitoring, our carryover approach enables a cost-efficient method for your vehicle development.
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To understand what the driver exactly needs is crucial to offer a real Holistic Human-Machine Interface experience. Therefore our systems gather the current condition of drivers. Our technology enables gaze target recognition, face recognition or drowsiness classification as well as the thermal comfort. That will be a base for a natural interaction and joy of use.
Acoustic Vehicle Alerting System (AVAS) is an additional element to electrical vehicles that artificially generates a sound which will be generated through loudspeakers or actuators based on vibration of structural elements of the vehicle proportional to vehicles parameters, for example velocity, gas pedal position and gear.