Lane centring

This term is part of the following categories: Safety, Technology, Sensors and Vehicle system

 

Version: 3.0, Release date: October 2020

Definition: Vehicle system that uses cameras or other inputs and automated controls to help the vehicle stay in the centre of the driven lane.

NOTE: Unlike lane-keeping assist, this system operates continuously, applying steering controls to keep the vehicle in the centre of the lane whilst in operation. Current systems rely on lane markings of sufficient quality and visibility to support the function. The system can be cancelled by use of the turn signals.

 

 

Previous versions:

Version: 2.0, Release date: June 2020

Definition: Vehicle system that uses cameras or other inputs and automated controls to help the vehicle stay in the centre of the driven lane.

NOTE: Unlike lane-keeping assist, this system operates continuously, applying steering controls to keep the vehicle in the centre of the lane whilst in operation. Current systems rely on lane markings of sufficient quality and visibility to support the function. The system can be cancelled by use of the turn signals.