Patent Number: 6,298,296

Title: Curve approach control apparatus

Abstract: A curve approach control apparatus of the present invention comprises a front road attribute calculation/storage unit 24 judging whether a node represents an exit/entrance road from/to the main road. The control execution decision unit 31 judges whether the node Pt on a curve in front of the vehicle which is subject to the control represents an exit/entrance road. When the node Pt represents the exit/entrance road, the control execution decision unit 31 inhibits the alarm control and the deceleration control for the curve.

Inventors: Takahashi; Akira (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Fuji Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: B60K 31/00 (20060101); G08G 1/0968 (20060101); G08G 001/133 (); G01C 021/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018