30 Jun '14, 4pm

A Look at Mercedes’ Magic Body Control: Cars fitted with Active Body Control suspension have hydraulic cylinde...

A Look at Mercedes’ Magic Body Control: Cars fitted with Active Body Control suspension have hydraulic cylinde...

It is well over a decade since F400 Carving concept and 15 years since Mercedes introduced Airmatic air suspension in the W220 S-Class. So when it comes to this kind of thing, Stuttgart has form. Curve Tilting allows up to 68mm of lean The Curve Tilting function is an extension of the existing Magic Body Control system. Cars fitted with Active Body Control suspension have hydraulic cylinders or ‘plungers’ fitted to the suspension struts in order to adjust the forces in each strut individually. Depending on the type of corner being dealt with, the base point of each strut is moved allowing the vehicle to incline into the curve, adjusting automatically and continuously depending on the information from the sensors. Stereo cameras in the screen read the road ahead and prime the suspension to react to surface undulations. With the curve tilting function, the cameras also read ...

Full article: http://www.emercedesbenz.com/autos/mercedes-benz/s-class/...

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