Drivers are taught to assess surrounding traffic before changing lanes by checking their rearview and side mirrors and looking over each shoulder. However, even for those who follow this sequence of checks, the vehicle's blind spot – the area alongside and just behind the vehicle – is a constant source of danger and often the cause of serious accidents. Even vehicles approaching quickly from behind can pose a risk. To make changing lanes safer, Bosch has developed the lane change assist.
of accidents that happen while changing lanes can be prevented by lane change assist.*
* German Road Safety Council (DVR)
detects potential hazards
Radar sensors monitor the area alongside and behind the car, exactly covering the vehicle’s blind spot.