Aside from the debate that has been opened on autonomous driving systems that after the death of the driver of a Tesla Model S, several companies continue investigating this technology. An of which more advanced takes its work is Nissan, of which already knew their projects makes some months. The Japanese company is presenting its ProPilotsystem, as it has christened its function of semi-automatic piloting, and although at the moment it will only be available in Japan, we will soon see him in Europe at the hands of the Nissan Qashqai.
Specifically, the brand based in Japan has announced that in 2017 will land this technology in our continent. For the time being will be available in the above-mentioned country, region where we will begin to see the benefits of the ProPilot system. The brand has not has slowed despite the uproar mounted by the deadly accident occurred a few weeks ago where a semi-automatic driving system, the autopilot of Tesla, was involved in the clash.
The ProPilot of Japanese brand will be available in the Nissan Qashqai, model released this technology in the old continent. With it, the SUV can handle form semi automatic for city. But that is not all. According to the own brand, this same system continues to evolve and wait to 2020 this same model could lead fully autonomously by city.
If not you remember of this function that presents the company, the ProPilot of Nissan is capable of control the accelerator, the address or the brake thanks to the information that obtained of a camera. This system can keep the vehicle in the lane by detecting the traffic of its about being able, in the same way, stop the vehicle completely. That Yes, this system is not able for the moment complete maneuvers such as the advancement or other more complex.
Source – Nissan