CWAB

(redirected from Collision Warning with Auto Brake)
AcronymDefinition
CWABCollision Warning with Auto Brake
CWABCabell Wayne Association of the Blind (Huntington, WV)
CWABComposite Web Application Block (Microsoft)
CWABCollision Warning Auto Brake (Volvo)
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As you would expect with a Volvo it's packed with a host of safety features, especially as my test car had the optional Driver Support Pack which included everything from pedestrian and cyclist detection to collision warning with auto brake, which, put simply, means the car sounds an alarm and flashes a red light in the windscreen if it feels you are about to collide with another vehicle and if you ignore it it applies the brakes.
As you would expect with a Volvo it'sV 's packed with a host of safety features, especially as my test car had the optional Driver Support Pack which included everything from pedestrian and cyclist detection to collision warning with auto brake, which, put simply, means the car sounds an alarm and flashes a red light in the windscreen if it feels you are about to collide with another vehicle and if you ignore it it applies the brakes.
The model features Collision Warning with Auto Brake, Driver Alert Control, Lane Departure Warning and Blind Spot Information System.
Optional features are collision warning with Auto Brake alerts the driver if the distance to a vehicle ahead suddenly decreases, adaptive Cruise Control also in slow queues - which helps the driver to maintain a safe distance with the vehicle in front at speeds over 30kmph.
New technology in Volvo cars such as Collision Warning with Auto Brake and City Safety can warn and assist drivers in difficult situations, in order to mitigate or avoid an accident.
This City Safety feature in combination with the recently introduced Collision Warning with Auto Brake means that Volvo Cars can now offer functions for auto-braking at all speeds.
A collision warning with auto brake helps to avoid running into the car in front, while a blind spot information system (BLIS) registers if another vehicle is in the blind spot, alongside the car.
A collision warning with auto brake helps to avoid running into the car in front, while the car even registers a warning to the driver if another vehicle is in the blind spot.
The company has pioneered Collision Warning with Auto Brake, Collision Avoidance by Auto Steering and Vehicle to Vehicle Communication.
In addition, Volvo's new Collision Warning with Auto Brake automatically brakes the car if there is an imminent risk of a collision with a moving or stationary vehicle.
A collision warning with auto brake helps to avoid a shunt, and a blind spot information system (BLIS) can sense another vehicle in the blind spot.
VOLVO is attempting to address the problem of rear-end impacts by introducing a system called Collision Warning with Auto Brake.
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