LONDON – An automated parking brake developed by Robert Bosch GmbH is pushbutton-operated, eliminating the usual hand lever or foot pedal. The design eases driver effort and gives designers more options for interior layouts. Although electronically controlled pushbutton parking brakes already are available – Dura Automotive Systems Inc. supplies one such system to Jaguar Cars and some BMW AG vehicles feature an internally developed design – Bosch’s new parking brake is fully hydraulic ...

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