Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Advanced Braking Systems (AdvBS) - CV

Unit Cost Component - Emergency brake assist for trucks



Description

Combination anti-lock braking system technology (ABS) and electronic stability control (ESC) that can apply maximum braking force to reduce stopping distance in an emergency braking situation. Common option on the majority of new cars.

Cost Type

Actual

Data Date

2011

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2011

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$2,250.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

Mercedes Actros truck option.

Source

Analysis of crash data to estimate the benefits of emerging vehicle technology

Author: Anderson;, Hutchinson; Linke; and Ponte

Published By: Centre for Automotive Safety Research

Prepared by the University of Adelaide

Other Reference Number: CASR Report Series CASR094

URL: http://casr.adelaide.edu.
au/casrpubfile/1081/CASR0
94.pdf

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $2,250.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2011

Lifetime: years