Common place in aeronautics and aerospace drive-by-wire is still a vision for the automobile industry. Only until it is proven safe and reliable can it become an option. Suspension and driving assistance systems like electronic steering or lane assistance are becoming a part of a vehicles control system leading to safer driving. Uncontrolled steering or glitches during a trip could lead to terrible consequences and should be avoided, that’s why functional safety plays a vital role in the development of driving systems.
XTRONIC specializes in safety integrity of E/E systems and develops electronic drive systems in accordance with Automotive SPICE® while always focusing on the safety aspect.