Lucid Motors Announces New ADAS System
July 29, 2020—Lucid Motors announces the most intuitive ADAS system yet, DreamDrive, to be featured in their latest model. The newest model, the Lucid Air, is set to be the first vehicle offered with a combination of an advanced sensor suite, high-resolution LiDAR, a driving monitor system, and a fully redundant platform, according to the press release.
The DreamDrive technology suite has 19 standard safety features including Blind Spot Display, Cross Traffic Protection, Headlight Assist, Maneuver Comfort Breaking, Surround View Monitoring, and more. An additional eight features are expected to roll out later which will be accessible via over-the-air updates.
"We have developed Lucid DreamDrive to be among the most advanced ADAS to ever be offered to consumers," says Dr. Eugene Lee, senior director, ADAS and Autonomous Driving, Lucid Motors. "By prioritizing safety and updateability, DreamDrive also sets the stage for offering increasingly sophisticated driver assistance features."
The Lucid Air will have an online unveiling on September 9, 2020 and customer deliveries of the vehicle should begin in early 2021.
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