ZalaZone test facility in Hungary has announced an exclusive supply deal with AB Dynamics for the supply of testing equipment. The test track said it has placed a substantial order for driving robots, ADAS platforms and a drive-by-wire system, which will facilitate the creation of complex testing scenarios for the validation of safety systems, including those used on autonomous vehicles.
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The automotive testing industry has been built around the simple premise of controlling the vehicle through a steering wheel and pedals. This access to the vehicle’s control is essential for testing and often taken for granted, but significant change is on the horizon that is set to change all of that.
In the last couple of decades, road vehicles have increasingly been developed to include smart driving assist features to help prevent driver fatigue and help to avoid accidents with other vehicles and static objects – these are known as advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).