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Yoshimitsu Akuta, Tooru Ikeda, Takashi Nishihara: Vehicle traction control system. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, December 6, 1994: US05370199 (56 worldwide citation)

In a traction control system for a vehicle which controls the traction of the driven wheels according to the slip ratio of the driven wheels obtained as a relationship between the vehicle speed and the speed of the driven wheels, the vehicle speed is obtained from the speed of the non-driven wheels. ...


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Keiyu Kin, Yoshimitsu Akuta, Yuji Sakaki: Hydroplaning detector apparatus. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, July 2, 1996: US05532678 (35 worldwide citation)

A hydroplaning detection system comprising AM specific frequency component extraction AM, which comprises a band-pass filter for extracting signal components PS in a main frequency band corresponding to the wheel rotation speed or the vehicle speed from wheel rotation speed signals, and a band-pass ...


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Shuji Shiraishi, Osamo Yamamoto, Takashi Nishihara, Yoshimitsu Akuta: Drive wheel slip control system for vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong & Kubovcik, December 15, 1992: US05172319 (35 worldwide citation)

In a control system wherein slippage of a vehicle drive wheel is detected and when the slip is excessively large, an engine output or drive wheel torque is reduced, there are provided means for calculating the grip force of the drive wheel and further means for changing the reduction amount of engin ...


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Shuji Shiraishi, Osamu Yamamoto, Keiyu Kin, Yoshimitsu Akuta: Physical quantity control device usable in vehicle motion control. Honda Giken Hogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong Nikaido Marmelstein Kubovcik & Murray, October 13, 1992: US05155686 (28 worldwide citation)

A physical quantity control device includes first and second control elements having different sensitivities from one another, the first and second control elements providing outputs to change at least one physical quantity in response to first and second operational quantities individually input to ...


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Shuji Shiraishi, Osamu Yamamoto, Mitsuya Serizawa, Makoto Sato, Keiyu Kin, Hiromi Inagaki, Wataru Saito, Yoshimitsu Akuta: System for correctively controlling turning movement of vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong & Kubovcik, August 4, 1992: US05136507 (17 worldwide citation)

A system for correctively controlling the turning movement of a vehicle, including a device for correcting the turning movement of the vehicle, a sensor for detecting the steering angle of a steering wheel of the vehicle, a steering angle hysteresis storage device for storing the hysteresis of the s ...


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Nobuyoshi Asanuma, Kiyoshi Wakamatsu, Yoshimitsu Akuta, Manabu Ikegaya, Nobuo Sugitani, Yukihiro Fujiwara: System for estimating the road surface friction. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, February 9, 1999: US05869753 (13 worldwide citation)

The road friction is determined from the deviation of the estimated yaw rate under a standard condition from the actually measured yaw rate. The system for determining the road friction includes a parameter identification unit which determines a parameter of a variation term defined in the transfer ...


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Takehiko Hakui, Hajime Hirata, Hajime Kajiwara, Kiyoshi Nakajima, Yoshimitsu Akuta, Kunimichi Hatano: Vehicle height adjusting system. Honda Motor, Arent Fox, April 12, 2011: US07922181 (9 worldwide citation)

A first rotor (24; 124) and a second rotor (25; 125) are arranged in a coaxial and mutually rotatable relationship and are provided with a first driven gear (41; 141) and a second driven gear (42; 142), respectively. A drive shaft (31; 131) is also provided with a first drive gear (43; 143) and a se ...


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Yoshimitsu Akuta, Takuya Yamaguchi: Vehicle steering system, vehicle including the same and method for turning wheel of vehicle. Honda Motor, Ditthavong Mori & Steiner P C, November 16, 2010: US07832522 (7 worldwide citation)

A vehicle steering system includes a steering wheel, a steering angle detector that detects a steering angle of the steering wheel, a steering angular speed calculator that calculates a steering angular speed of the steering wheel, a vehicle speed detector that detects a vehicle speed, a target rudd ...


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Takafumi Katou, Yoshimitsu Akuta, Kazuo Matsuura, Keiichi Takikawa: Vehicle steering system. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Merchant & Gould P C, July 1, 2003: US06585074 (6 worldwide citation)

A vehicle steering system includes a rack and pinion mechanism having a pinion functionally coupled to a steering wheel and a rack meshing with the pinion and functionally coupled to steerable wheels and a mechanism for displacing the rack in the axial direction thereof to steer the steerable wheels ...


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Yoshimitsu Akuta, Nobuo Sugitani: Apparatus for steering a vehicle. Honda Motor, Carrier Blackman & Associates P C, Joseph P Carrier, William D Blackman, June 1, 2010: US07726439 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for steering a vehicle includes a hand steering device, a road wheel steering device, a steering motor and a connection device. The hand steering device is a device which a driver of the vehicle manipulates for steering road wheels. The road wheel steering device actuates the road wheel ...