Brake-by-Wire, Motivation and Engineering - GM Sequel

Achieving optimum results and developing systems that are towards production intent is a challenge that the General Motors Sequel platform not only overcame, but also enhanced by providing an opportunity to achieve maximum integration of new technologies. Implementation of these new technologies during this project enabled the authors to understand the impact and rollout for future production programs to enhance performance and add features that will enable General Motors to make quantum leaps in the automotive industry. Presented are aspects, objectives and features of the Sequel's advanced Brake-By-Wire system as it migrates from concept towards production readiness. Also included in the paper are the objectives for system design; functional/performance requirements and the desired fault tolerance. The system design, component layout, control and electrical system architecture overviews are provided. Following this, an analysis and conclusion is presented on the adaptability of this technology for future implementation in regular production programs.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01767453
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: SAE International
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 2006-01-3194
  • Files: TRIS, SAE
  • Created Date: Feb 22 2021 6:10PM