AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013
 
AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013
jan 10, 2013

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013

AUDI’s new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013

 

 

 

devoted to networking the car with its environment – with a particular focus on future piloted driving and mobile communications, AUDI has also responded to the development of innovative lighting technologies by presenting concepts at the 2013 CES in las vegas.

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013AUDI design model with new OLED technology

 

 

 

ideally suited for use inside the vehicle or in rear lights, the OLED technology correlates to the external light design, which AUDI is aiming to adopt – will be as intelligent as it is attractive. it can, for example, react to the approaching driver, follow his or her movements and highlight the main contours of the vehicle or the door handle. when the user has entered the car, restrained OLED lighting will become active inside.

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013OLED lighting detail

 

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013‘the swarm’ lighting technology

 

 

 

using OLED technologies, AUDI engineers have developed ‘the swarm’ bu transforming a vehicle’s rear end into a large, continuous light surface, with innumerable small points of light flickering like a swarm of fish. the movements of the red dots follow the movements of the vehicle. when a right turn is made, they flow to the right; when the car is braked, they flow rapidly forwards; the faster the car goes, the faster they move. the following driver can always see right away what the driver of the car in front is doing.

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013‘the swarm’ lighting technology

 

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013

 

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013

 

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013the rear light lasers

 

 

 

the ‘laser tail light’ is generated by a laser diode and provides drivers behind with a bright, clear signal. in good visibility, the fan-shaped laser tail light that shines slightly downward is perceived as a red line on the road and prompts the driver behind to maintain sufficient distance – similar to a stop line. in fog or spray, the laser beam strikes the water droplets in the air and makes them visible; the line is then seen as a triangle. the laser tail light looks like a large warning triangle.

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013AUDI matrix LED headlight technology

 

 

 

known as the ‘matrix beam’, the principle consists of dividing the LED main-beam headlight up into a large number of individual segments. the small individual diodes backed by lenses or reflectors always provide excellent illumination without needing a swiveling mechanism. they are simply switched on and off individually or dimmed to suit the situation.

AUDI's new automotive lighting technologies at CES 2013virtual cockpit with new dashboard

 

 


AUDI OLED: the swarm
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  • hello my naime is RIDHA i am designing cars AND SYSTEMES OF PROTECTION TO CARES AND DRIVER AND SYSTEME OF Vibration. And I have many ideas Regarding this areaI hope to see, thank you

    ridha
  • I have been a driver for nearly 50 years, and I’m bored looking at the same old tired tail-lights of cars before me. I can see what the kids are trying to do here and I think it is very interesting! First, I thought why make a lightshow of the ass of an Audi? Given a moment, I thought why not? Yes, why the hell not?
    I prefer to drive Mercedes-Benz, Volvo, or BMW, because these are autos I can relate to. I gave up on American-auto-trash ever since they sold the ass out of quality back in the early 1970s! People in the USA would spend thousands on a car, only to end up returning to the dealer with a list of complaints as long as their right arm! Well, what sense does that make? GO AUDI!!!

    Dr. Robert
  • Undeniably imagine that which you stated. Your favorite reason seemed to be on the web the simplest factor to consider of. I say to you, I definitely get irked at the same time as other people think about issues that they plainly don’t know about. You controlled to hit the nail upon the top and also outlined out the whole thing with no need side-effects , other folks can take a signal. Will likely be again to get more. Thank you

    Jantine, auto leasen
  • Dirk 16. You must be thinking of another car because Audi pauses the front
    LEDs when signaling.

    Joe noitall
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