Cars in 2019 will learn to smooth driving on bumpy roads

Car manufacturers strive to ensure that the drivers riding brought only positive emotions both on smooth and on bumpy roads. Closest to the creation of technology that provides a smooth and comfortable ride as much as possible, the company approached Boston ClearMotion. It is completely rethink traditional suspension car to make it to respond instantly to every bump, neutralizing shaking while driving. It seems that the technology will soon be implemented in the real cars - the company has attracted an investment of 115 million dollars and is ready to launch the product in 2019.

Cars in 2019 will learn to smooth driving on bumpy roads

The chassis of the new generation, created by ClearMotion, equipped with four electro-hydraulic, shock absorbers attached to each wheel. They collect data on the state of the roads and keep them in the cloud - the information is used for the subsequent alignment of vehicles on rough roads. The company announced that it received an investment and with 10,000 patent applications, it is ready to implement the technology in automobiles partners, whose names are kept secret. Founder ClearMotion Shaquille Avadhani said that manufacturers have tried to create a similar technology from the 1980s. They spent almost four decades and several billion dollars, but in the end they failed to do anything worthwhile. Difficulties in the development occurred mainly due to energy consumption and the cost of the technology. CrearMotion company was able to boast successful testing only in 2018.

Cars in 2019 will learn to smooth driving on bumpy roads

ClearMotion technology will be in demand not only on conventional cars, but also in stand-alone transport. The fact is that in the future, unmanned vehicles will be able to accommodate a lot of passengers and equipped with entertaining displays and other equipment - in this case, the seat will be placed sideways and even backwards. This arrangement can enhance motion sickness when riding on bumpy roads, it is important that the chassis of cars skillfully adapt to the external environment.

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