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A typical left-turning manoeuvre, with CAS switched off

An articulated heavy goods vehicle (HGV) and a cyclist are simulated to follow their respective path to negotiate the corner. The predicted positions for both the HGV and the cyclist are animated as well. In this animation, HGV keeps its speed even when a potential collision is detected.

Windows Media video icon CAS_off_articulated_speed10_cyclistspeed_10.wmv — Windows Media video, 756 KB (774923 bytes)

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