For a truly smooth ride, look no further than BOSE’s Active Suspension System. It automatically senses unevenness in the road and processes that information like a sound wave via the company’s active noise reduction technology. Continue reading to see more. Click here
Rather than use hydraulic or pneumatic actuator motors, the BOSE Active Suspension System features electromagnetic linear electric motors. Put simply, these electromagnetic motors raise or lower the vehicle depending on the situation — speed bumps, potholes, etc. The company spent over $100-million developing this technology and expects it to be available in high-end luxury vehicles by 2009.