Stability Control

Some articles on stability control, control, stability:

Chevrolet Corvette C5 Z06 - Active Handling
... In 1998 General Motors developed a system called "Active Handling" which has a stability control feature that uses on-board sensors to measure the vehicle's lateral acceleration, yaw rate, and steering wheel position ... sensors work in conjunction with the vehicle's Anti-lock braking system and traction control system which automatically assist a vehicle's driver in understeering ... Sideslip Angle Rate Control The second-generation Active Handling system received a major addition in the form of a sideslip angle rate control ...
Toyota Tundra - Second Generation (2007–present) - Safety
... Vehicle Stability Control, traction control, anti-lock brakes, brake assist, and electronic brakeforce distribution are also standard ... Because the Tundra's Vehicle Stability Control system is disabled when the vehicle's 4x4 system is engaged Consumer Reports has questioned the Tundra's Top Safety Pick award ... However the stability control system remains operational at times when the truck is in 4x2 mode though many drivers will select the 4x4 mode in slippery conditions ...
Toyota Corolla (E140) - Oceania - New Zealand
... by the motoring press for selling the new Corolla in Australia and New Zealand without Electronic Stability Control, which can reduce the chances of a fatal accident by up to 55% ... Electronic Stability Control has been available on American versions of the Corolla for several years ... The stability control concern was partially addressed with the diesel Corollas offering ESC as standard ...
ASC - Technology
... Active Stability Control, a term used by Mitsubishi to refer to their electronic stability control system Arcade style controller, a device used to ... and PGP to convert binary data into ASCII) Automatic Stability Control, a term used by BMW Motorrad to refer to their traction control system TI Advanced Scientific ...
Electronic Stability Control
... Electronic stability control (ESC), also referred to as electronic stability program (ESP) or dynamic stability control (DSC), is a computerized technology that improves the safety of a vehicle's stability by ... When ESC detects loss of steering control, it automatically applies the brakes to help "steer" the vehicle where the driver intends to go ... Some ESC systems also reduce engine power until control is regained ...

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