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Adaptive Front - Lighting System

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Visibility is improved by control of light distribution to suit road conditions

Approximately 70% of vehicle to pedestrian accident occured in night time

Improvement of visibility in the night time is very important due to the frequency of fatal accidents.
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Source: Institute for Traffic Accident
Research and Data Analysis, Japan (FY 2003)
AFS automatically turns on low beams according to vehicle speed and steer to provide better visibility.
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Curve

Curve
When driving on the winding road, AFS will change the lighting pattern to compensate for the curvature of the road to help enhance night visibility.

Crossroads

Crossroads
At crossroads, AFS will illuminate the chosen direction of travel,either left or right.

*The right-side lamp does not move when
the vehicle is stopped.