Free Trend Report Free 2018 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.

Keynotes.org Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

The Audi Online Traffic Light Information System Saves Fuel

 - Mar 13, 2014
References: audi & carbuzz
When driving a car, rushing up as fast as you can to a red light before hitting the breaks at full speed is a sure way to burn fuel fast, but with the Audi Online Traffic Light Information System, drivers can now judge light changes sooner.

The system will also give a suggested speed for drivers so they know whether or not it's possible to make a green light. For example, if one is 20 meters away from a green light turning yellow in 10 seconds, the suggested speed will not be too high. However, if the light is changing sooner, this speed will increase.

A clever way to increase fuel efficiency and cut carbon emissions, the Audi Online Traffic Light Information System could even prevent accidents, as people could more easily predict a light changing from green to red.