Patent Number: 8,818,571

Title: Steering control system for radio control vehicle and a radio controlled car comprising the same

Abstract: A steering control system for a RC vehicle is provided. The steering control system comprises an angular speed sensor and a processing unit. The processing unit is configured to receive a first steering signal from a receiver of the radio controlled vehicle which indicates a position of a control stick or a control wheel of a controller for the radio controlled vehicle and to receive a signal from the angular speed sensor. The first steering signal is adjusted based on the signal from the angular speed sensor and the position of a control stick or a control wheel of a controller to improve stability of the vehicle without deteriorating a maneuverability of the vehicle.

Inventors: Iida; Hiroyuki (Foothill Ranch, CA), Suzuki; Masahide (Kawaguti, JP)

Assignee: HPI Racing & HB

International Classification: G05D 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018