The first Sony car prepared for road tests

Первый автомобиль Sony готовят к дорожным тестам

Road test of elektrosetey Sony Vision-S plan to hold for the 2020 fiscal year.

A prototype of the electric car Sony Vision-S, which debuted in January at CES 2020 in Las Vegas, arrived for work in Tokyo. Earlier electrostan already passed the first stage of training in road tests in the Austrian Gratz, where he was taken immediately after the premiere.

Through the Tokyo stage plan to test sensory and audio technology. We are talking about the system of the 33 sensors designed to detect people and objects, as the outside of the car, and in a quadruple cabin. Also the test subject premium audio system 360 Reality Audio with built-in seat speakers.

It is known that Sony Vision-S is equipped with two motors with a capacity of 272 HP, allowing the sedan to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds. Maximum speed – 240 km/h.

Concept developed in collaboration with Nvidia, Continental, Bosch, ZF, Qualcomm and the Austrian company Magna Steyr factory where you gather Toyota Supra, BMW Z4 and Mercedes G-Class. Initially his task was to demonstrate the development of Sony in the field of automotive technology. In all likelihood, the company’s plans have changed, although official statements on this issue has not yet been any sound at CES 2020 or after.