Patent Number: 6,253,142

Title: Traction control system for motor vehicles

Abstract: The coefficient of friction .mu..sub.s between the wheels of the vehicle and the road surface is identified as a function of the slip, and the maximum drive torque MAmax which can be transmitted is determined as a function of this slip-dependent coefficient of friction .lambda.. .lambda. is corrected when there is an increased slip requirement .lambda..sub.erf as a result of the speed of the vehicle and/or the tire mixture used.

Inventors: Sauter; Thomas (Remseck, DE), Daubner; Peter (Illingen, DE)

Assignee: Robert Bosch GmbH

International Classification: B60K 28/16 (20060101); B60T 8/17 (20060101); B60T 8/175 (20060101); B60T 8/172 (20060101); G06F 007/70 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018