Upcoming Ford vehicles are in for a better set of digital eyes, thanks to Intel’s. The automaker announced Monday it will include Mobileye’s EyeQ sensors within its suite of active safety technology and driver assist systems to make them even smarter.
The sensors will directly support features like lane-keep assist, automatic emergency braking and adaptive cruise control. Along with the sensors, Mobileye will provide its vision processing software to Ford to include on future vehicles. Together, we should see a smart suite of active safety gear from Co-Pilot360.
The relationship is a pretty big step for both Ford and Mobileye. While the two have worked together in the past, this is the first time Ford will commit to the company’s technology for an entire lifecycle