DEARBORN - Valeo SA predicts that its radar-based blindspot detection system will be in use on 1 million vehicles worldwide within a decade. The French supplier says its Radar Traffic Environment Sensing system should debut on a production vehicle in 2005, likely first in the U.S. Although the OEM decides retail price, Valeo officials estimate the technology could be available to consumers for $600 or $700, installed as original equipment. The technology springs forth from ...

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