Patent Number: 7,356,391

Title: Drive controlling apparatus and method for automotive vehicle

Abstract: In drive controlling apparatus and method for an automotive vehicle, at least one couple of road wheels constitutes one pair of parallel road wheels with respect to a vehicular width direction, a plurality of motors driving independently and separately each road wheel of the pair of parallel road wheels are provided, and a power supply supplies an electric power to the plurality of motors, the plurality of motors driving respective road wheels of the pair of parallel road wheels being enabled to constitute a serial circuit with respect to the power supply.

Inventors: Matsuda; Toshiro (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Hidetoshi (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 19/00 (20060101); B60K 17/356 (20060101); B60K 6/00 (20071001)

Expiration Date: 2020-04-08 0:00:00