Airbag Control Unit

Chassis & Safety

Integrated Safety

Solutions for Passenger Cars

Airbag Control Unit

The entry level Airbag Control Unit is the basic version of the Passive Safety Electronic System for automotive OEMs in emerging markets. It provides the elementary features for front and rear impact protection by front airbags and belt pretensioners. The extended version can be additionally equipped with side impact protection and seat belt reminding functions. Each version of the Airbag Control Unit shares the state-of-the-art safety concept of the SPEED platform.  SPEED is a modular safety platform that allows an economical and efficient safety control unit development according to the needs of automotive OEMs worldwide.

Technical Specifications

  • Contains front and rear impact detection and discrimination function
  • Optional side impact detection and discrimination
  • Basic version controls 4 firing loops and a satellite sensor
  • Extended version supports up to 12 firing loops and 5 satellites
  • Optional seat belt reminding function

Features & Benefits

  • Scalable low-cost design for emerging markets
  • State-of-the-art safety concept (SPEED-based)
  • Flexibility and cost optimization through modular building blocks
  • Adaptable to customer-specific requirements
  • Modular concept for reduced development effort and time-to-market

Product Highlights

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