Eager to see Toyota’s transparent pillars in the coming time?

Aug 24, 2017 | Same topic: Leading-edge tech trends
Toyota makes its A-pillars invisible to help you easily see through your vehicle from such pillars.

There are many things drawing your attention away from driving. Keep in mind that what possibly causing irritation and damage to your vehicle could truly kill you or injure while you’re behind the wheel. The clogged side roads and especially blind spots that are all round cars could also cause trouble.

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Transparent pillars of a Toyota car

Expect to see Toyota’s transparent pillars in the coming time?

Toyota has filed a quick fix to the mentioned problem. The company makes its A-pillars invisible to help you easily see through your vehicle from such pillars.

Basically, the upcoming A-pillars will not obscure the view when you’re making a sharp right or left turn. This means that these pillars are designed with a series of mirrors to bend light around them. The new technology is considered a method of dealing with the blind posts.

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Illustration of Toyota's transparent A-pillars

The company makes its A-pillars invisible to help you easily see through your vehicle from such pillars

With this initiative, Toyota can help its motorists observe precisely and even provide a full and careful observance of one’s surroundings. Here is your chance to see clearly a car approaching you and a corner in the next route better.

The transparent A-pillars is expected to help eliminate or cut down blind spots, though, it has not yet been put into production. Your beloved cars may look great and powerful but they are undoubtedly a car crash waiting to happen. So if this patent application becomes a reality, it would be super cool. 

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