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10 Years Winter test center Vaitoudden

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  • February 07, 2014
  • Mobility Solutions
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Endurance testing in winter conditions Bosch tests its safety systems on black ice Winter test center celebrates its tenth anniversary

  • In 1973, Bosch was the first company to conduct ABS tests on an airstrip on a frozen lake close to Arjeplog, Sweden
  • With its constant cold temperatures and countless lakes, northern Sweden offers the ideal conditions for testing vehicle dynamics
  • Comprehensive test center established on the Vaitoudden peninsula a decade ago
  • Networked and automated functions will make driving even safer and more comfortable in the future

The new Bosch iBooster Intelligent control boosts braking power Basic system for electromobility and driver assistance

  • Achieves greatest possible mileage by recuperating almost all braking energy in hybrid and electric vehicles
  • Shortens braking distance in autonomous emergency braking by building up pressure three times faster
  • Allows tailoring of brake pedal feel thanks to freely programmable characteristic curves

High degree of energy recovery lowers fuel consumption Bosch ESP hev brake control system for hybrid and electric vehicles

  • In combination with electrical powertrains, new brake control system enables a high degree of energy recovery
  • ESP hev coordinates the braking from the wheel and electric motor without the need for additional components
  • First series application in Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid
  • Bosch modular kit provides the right braking system for every vehicle

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