BMW: ALWAYS ONE THOUGHT AHEAD THANKS TO CAR-2-X COMMUNICATION – German Car Scene

Some information on the AMULETT project in Germany (funded by the Bavarian State Ministry) –

BMW has demonstrated a V2X application for pedestrian safety. RFID-like tags could be added to belongings of vulnerable road users (such as school bags, walking sticks), which will be able to talk to the car on the road.

The application makes use of the 2.4GHz band (and not the 5.9 GHz reserved for V2X communications in Europe).

Read article here.

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