Gill Pratt, CEO of the Toyota Research Institute (TRI), speaks at the Toyota Guardian, an accident avoidance system that helps drivers during Toyota’s news conference in 2019 the CES in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Steve Marcus
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp the safety of the technology “Guardian” available “in 2020”, a senior official of the Japanese carmaker’s research and development unit said.
The technology will be offered to other car manufacturers, Gill Pratt, chief executive officer of the Toyota Research Institute, said on Monday.
Pratt of the response to the annual CES show in Las Vegas.
Guardian goes further than the current advanced driving assistance systems on the market today, but it is not a “hands-off” technology.
Reporting by Alexandria Sage in Las Vegas; Writing by Mary Ann Alapatt in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel