Ford Announces New Mondeo With Latest Pedestrian Detection Technology

Ford recently announced a new Mondeo car, can detect pedestrians in front and a warning signal, and  also start automatically brakes. Ford Mondeo is one of the best-selling mainstream models, the Ford auto is equipped with a series of high-tech, pedestrian detection function is just one of them. The new Mondeo’s anti-collision support system (Pre-Collision Assist) with a pedestrian detection function, Pre-collision detection systems are becoming somewhat of a safety tech de jour as of late,  and can automatically brake in case the driver fails to react in time. Ford said that if the vehicle in front of pedestrians, a collision is imminent, the driver will first receive an audible and visual warning.

The New User-friendly Car

If the driver does not react, the new anti-collision support system Mondeo will shorten the distance between the brake pads and the brake disc in order to improve the response speed of the braking device. If the driver still does not respond, the system will automatically start braking device. This anti-collision system can also prevent the car rear-end accident, or reduce the severity of rear-end accidents.

In the new Mondeo among other technologies, adaptive LED headlights especially impressive. Ford claims that, by adjusting the headlights light sensitive angles and brightness, the car’s lighting system capable of approaching daylight clarity. The lighting system consists of seven kinds of different light settings, it can be based on vehicle speed, ambient light environment, steering angle, the operation of the distance and the car in front wipers to choose what kind of light settings.

Ford Announces New Mondeo With Latest Pedestrian Detection Technology

The new Mondeo upgraded version of the active parking assists system with right-angle parking function, and can detect a suitable parking space. In the case of manipulation without the driver, the new Mondeo automatic reversing into the street parallel parking or the parking lot with other cars side by side parking.

Finally, Ford is also equipped with an improved version of SYNC 2 multimedia device for the new Mondeo, with navigation and speed real-time monitoring and other functions.

Mixed Mode

In braking, the new Mondeo uses a mixed-mode (Mondeo Hybrid), both equipped with a variety of different engine power, is also equipped with a 1.4kWh lithium-ion battery.

In theory, the new Mondeo looks like it is a technical masterpiece, in line with Ford’s high-end automotive features will be ported to the tradition of Volkswagen models. On the other hand, such as the Mondeo midsize sedan market share is getting smaller, more and more people like to buy some professional models, such as a variety of sizes and shapes of the SUV and crossover vehicle.

Ford Mondeo configured for the number of new technologies, it is difficult to have a big impact on the market. The new Mondeo will be available in Europe later this year, the price of the car in the UK is estimated to be £ 19,000.

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