Most of the automakers are trying to make cars which is able to travel at on its own entirely but some automakers such as Mitsubishi preferred to make smart features which is able to assists the driver while still putting the driver in complete control. The latest concept car from Mitsubishi, EMIRAI 3 xDAS is designed to have such feature. It is ready to alert driver whenever there is potential danger ahead.
EMIRAI 3 xDAS is designed to promote safety and comfort. The concept car is based on EMIRAI 2 electric car from 2013. The concept car designs includes camera to monitor driver’s expression, tracking the line of sight and face direction to see whether the driver able to see the road obstacle ahead. On top of that there are also cameras installed at the side of the car to get a better view of the car’s surrounding in case of poor visibility.
EMIRAI 3 xDAS also installed with a non-contact cardiograph which will monitor the driver’s physical condition. If it detects that the driver is tired then it is able to recommend the driver of the rest stops nearby so that the driver able to rest for awhile before continuing her/his journey. The non-contact cardiograph is developed in conjunction with National University Corporation Kyushu Institute of Technology.
EMIRAI 3 xDAS concept car will be showcased for the first time at the 44th Tokyo Motor Show from October 29 to November 8 2015.