Anais Do XXI Simpósio Internacional De Engenharia Automotiva 2014 DOI: 10.5151/engpro-simea-pap100 View full text
Paulo Burger, Claudinei Buzinaro, Alberto Bucci

Abstract: ABSTRACTThe hill start in manual or automated manual transmission vehicles is faced by most users as inconvenient situation. In the time interval between brake pedal releasing and gas pedal pressing, the car might roll backwards, causing an unsafe or at least uncomfortable situation. The device currently presented offers a simple solution that assists the driver in such situation, keeping the vehicle stopped while the driver releases the brake pedal and requests enough engine torque to safely start in hill co…

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