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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
180540100 POWER 1560
180400000 STEERING GEAR 491
180021000 SPECIAL WHEEL BASE 427
180700100 SPECIAL DRIVING DEVICE 190
180271000 WITH MEANS FOR PROMOTING SAFETY OF VEHICLE, ITS OCCUPANT OR LOAD, OR AN EXTERNAL OBJECT 169
180233000 HAVING FOUR WHEELS DRIVEN 95
180337000 TRANSMISSION MECHANISM 93
180600200 STEERING BY DRIVING 85
180200100 MOTOR SUPPLIED WITH POWER FROM EXTERNAL SOURCE 69
180315000 MANUALLY ACTUATED CONTROLLING DEVICES 63
180165000 WITH FLUID OR MECHANICAL MEANS TO ACCUMULATE ENERGY (I) DERIVED FROM MOTION OF VEHICLE OR (II) OBTAINED FROM OPERATION OF VEHICLE MOTOR, AND GIVE UP THE ENERGY (1) WHEN NEEDED FOR VEHICLE ACCELERATION OR (2) TO POWER AN AUXILIARY SYSTEM OF THE VEHICLE 62
180311000 FRAME 61
180890100 BODIES 54
180182000 INCLUDING ONE OR MORE SKI-LIKE OR RUNNER MEMBERS 52
180190100 STEERED BY WALKING ATTENDANT 33
180167000 WITH MEANS FOR CONTROLLING OPERATION RESPONSIVE TO ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, MAGNETIC FORCE, OR SOUND WAVES RECEIVED FROM SOURCE, OR REFLECTED FROM OBJECT OR SURFACE, LOCATED APART FROM VEHICLE 31
180530100 MOTOR AS SOURCE OF POWER FOR OTHER MACHINE 27
180011000 MOTOR-CARRYING ATTACHMENTS 23
180140100 VEHICLE TRAINS 23
180197000 WITH MEANS FOR DETECTING WHEEL SLIP DURING VEHICLE ACCELERATION AND CONTROLLING IT BY REDUCING APPLICATION OF POWER TO WHEEL 19
180252000 HAVING AT LEAST ONE WHEEL BOTH DRIVEN AND STEERABLE 18
180116000 SURFACE EFFECT VEHICLES (I.E., GROUND EFFECT MACHINES) 13
180180000 SKI- OR SKATE-TYPE VEHICLE FOR IMPARTING MOVEMENT TO A PERSON STANDING THEREON 11
180268000 WITH BELT OR HARNESS FOR RESTRAINING OCCUPANT, AND MEANS WHEREBY THE BELT OR HARNESS CONTROLS, OR IS CONTROLLED BY, THE FUNCTIONING OF A VEHICLE SYSTEM OR COMPONENT 10
180204000 WITH DEVICE FOR PROGRAMMABLY OPERATING VEHICLES STEERABLE WHEELS 7
180204000 WITH DEVICE FOR PROGRAMMABLY OPERATING VEHICLE`S STEERABLE WHEELS 7
180015000 ADDITIONAL TRACTION WHEEL 7
180170000 WITH MEANS RESPONSIVE TO SPEED OF VEHICLE FOR MAINTAINING SPEED AT, OR PREVENTING IT FROM EXCEEDING, A PARTICULAR VALUE 7
180232000 WITH MEANS FOR (1) PROTECTING MOTOR FROM IMPACT OF COLLISION, (2) UTILIZING MASS OF MOTOR TO ABSORB FORCE THEREOF, OR (3) PROTECTING OCCUPANT REGION OF VEHICLE FROM IMPACT-INDUCED SHIFTING OF MOTOR 6
180164000 WITH POWERED MEANS FOR CREATING FLUID FORCE TO ATTRACT VEHICLE TO SURFACE OF TRAVEL 5
20110192665NON-CONTACT LIFTING AND LOCOMOTION DEVICE - A Bernoulli-type non-contact adhesion pad comprises a pad area which includes an outer section of the pad area and an inner section of the pad area which is undercut relative to the outer section, at least one aperture in the inner section of the pad area for introducing a pressurised fluid flow from the aperture in use between the pad area and a surface for non-contact adhesion of the pad to the surface, an element extending from the aperture beyond the periphery of the aperture, but not the outer section of the pad area, so that the flow of fluid from the aperture is between and around the element and the periphery of the aperture, the element including an edge around the element at or beyond the aperture. A wall climbing robot using the Bernoulli-type non-contact adhesion pads is also disclosed.08-11-2011
20110024215TRACTION ROBOT - A traction unit has carrier sections on which suction cups are mounted that are connected to a vacuum source. The carrier units are driven around the frame by a chain driven by a motor. The frame has sections which move relative to one another in order to permit turning control of the traction unit.02-03-2011
20110017538Arrangement for Strengthening the Road Grip for a Vehicle - In an arrangement for strengthening the road grip for a vehicle, particularly for a passenger car, air can be sucked from a vacuum chamber arranged under the vehicle and closed off with respect to the ambient atmosphere. As a result, a vacuum can be generated in a vacuum chamber arranged in a braking plate, and the latter can be changed from an inoperative position away from the ground into a operative position close to the ground, as a result of the generated vacuum.01-27-2011
20120285760TRACTION ROBOT - A traction unit has carrier sections on which suction cups or suction pads are mounted that are connected to a vacuum source. The carrier units are driven around the frame by a chain or belt driven by a motor. The frame has sections which move relative to one another horizontally and/or vertically in order to permit turning control of the traction unit and allowing for traversing of curved surfaces.11-15-2012
20130206492CLEANING DEVICE FOR WINDOW GLASS - [OBJECT] To provide a device which is held by vacuum on a wall surface or a window surface of glass of a building, and which is moved along the surface, thereby performing the cleaning operation.08-15-2013
180041000 WITH LEVELING DEVICE 5
20090152025HYDRAULIC SYSTEM FOR LEVELING APPARATUS IN EXCAVATOR AND FORESTRY EQUIPMENT - A hydraulic system for a leveling apparatus in excavator and forestry equipment is provided, whereby an upper frame of the equipment is kept in a horizontal state even if a lower frame of the equipment is on an inclined ground against a horizontal surface H. The hydraulic system a pair of first and second actuators and a pair of third and fourth actuators for rocking the lower part of the upper frame, first leveling control valves for simultaneously controlling extension and contraction of the first and second actuators, second leveling control valves for simultaneously controlling extension and contraction of the third and fourth actuators a reducing valve for discharging a reducing pilot signal pressure, and flow control valves for discharging the pilot signal pressure for the spool shifting of the first and second leveling control valves when a control signal is applied from a preset leveling controller.06-18-2009
20100320010VEHICLE WITH LEVEL-ADJUSTING ARRANGEMENT - By means of the proposed invention, an extremely simple arrangement is achieved for obtaining level-adjusting movements in a vehicle (12-23-2010
20120318588Linkage Lift Mechanism for Off-Road Vehicle - A self-propelled implement may include a suspension arrangement with a suspension spring, an elevation toggling linkage, and a wheel. The suspension spring may support a main frame of the self-propelled implement at a sprung end. The elevation toggling linkage may be mounted at an unsprung end of the suspension spring. The elevation toggling linkage may be used to configure the self-propelled implement at a raised elevation or a lowered elevation.12-20-2012
20120085588SUSPENSION SYSTEMS FOR A VEHICLE - A utility vehicle is disclosed. The utility vehicle may include storage areas under the dash. The utility vehicle may include suspension systems for utility vehicles having shocks with both a fluidic stiffness adjustment and a mechanical stiffness adjustment. The utility vehicle may include an electrical power steering.04-12-2012
20130168165MASS TRANSIT VEHICLE - A mass transit vehicle includes one or a combination of the following: floor portions that are angled for creating an incline of a floor of the buss; a door or entranceway that is angle relative to a fore-aft axis of the vehicle; and/or an entranceway that opens a relatively low height relative to the ground.07-04-2013
180314000 WITH PLURAL FUEL TANKS 4
20100108429FUEL TRANSFER SYSTEM FOR RECREATIONAL VEHICLES AND TRAILERS - Motorcycles, ATVs, and the like that may be transported in an RV or trailer can be refueled from a gas tank in the vehicle. A refueling line may tap from a three-way valve in a fuel system associated with the RV or trailer, with the valve being movable to supply either a generator in the RV or trailer or the ATV/motorcycle.05-06-2010
20090152043Mounting Structure of Fuel Tank of Compressed Natural Gas Bus - A mounting structure of a fuel tank may include a carrier fixed and mounted onto a roof panel of a vehicle body, fuel tanks sequentially arranged in a longitudinal direction of the vehicle body, wherein both end portions of each fuel tank are configured to be aligned in a traverse direction of the vehicle body, and fastening members coupling the fuel tanks with the carrier, the fuel tanks restricted to the carrier by the fastening members.06-18-2009
20100212991FUEL CELL SYSTEM COMPRISING A REFORMER AND AN AFTERBURNER - The invention relates to a fuel cell system (08-26-2010
20100252353VEHICLE EQUIPPED WITH HIGH-PRESSURE TANK AND TANK ASSEMBLY - A tank mounting structure adopts a new approach against a force of moving downward a high-pressure tank transversely mounted on a vehicle. A tank mounting assembly has a winding strap and a restraining strap located on an upper side and a lower side of a high-pressure tank to transversely fix the high-pressure tank between a frame and a frame. This structure causes the high-pressure tank to be transversely mounted on the vehicle. A winding strap is wound on the high-pressure tank. A restraining strap extended from a fixing bracket of the winding strap is laid on the winding strap to be placed directly on an upper end portion of a circumferential wall of the high-pressure tank and is fastened to the frame.10-07-2010
180199000 WITH POWERED, GROUND-ENGAGING MEANS FOR PRODUCING, OR ASSISTING IN THE PRODUCTION OF, LATERAL MOVEMENT OF THE VEHICLE (E.G., FOR PARKING) 3
20100155165PARKING ASSISTANCE SYSTEM - A parking assistance system includes front and rear auxiliary wheel assemblies mounted to a chassis of the vehicle and adjacent front and rear wheels of the vehicle. Each of the front and rear auxiliary wheel assemblies includes two auxiliary wheels and an auxiliary motor coupled to the auxiliary wheels for driving the auxiliary wheels to rotate in a forward or backward direction. A plurality of lift devices are mounted between the auxiliary wheels and the chassis and control upward and downward movement of the auxiliary wheels. At least one parking assistance controller is coupled to the auxiliary motors. A control unit is coupled to the at least one parking assistance controller and manually operable to control a rotating direction and speed of the auxiliary motors via the at least one parking assistance controller, controlling a moving distance and direction of the auxiliary wheels in the forward or backward direction.06-24-2010
20090236165HOME CARE EQUIPMENT SYSTEM - A system for assisting a person of limited mobility in moving from room to room within a home and performing essential daily activities includes a personal mobility device which includes transfer drivers which engage a transfer system to transition from a first elevation to a second elevation.09-24-2009
20110083921SYSTEMS FOR AND METHODS OF FACILITATING A LATERAL MANEUVER BY A VEHICLE - A system for and method of facilitating or enabling a lateral maneuver by a vehicle, including and utilizing a plurality of selectively engaged low friction components, such as rollers, bearings, balls, or high durometer high abrasion resistant low loss modulus rubber treads, and an actuator, such as at least one inflatable bladder, pivotal support strut, or active material element, drivenly coupled to the components.04-14-2011
180313000 MISCELLANEOUS 3
20080277185System and method for segregating an energy storage system from piping and cabling on a hybrid energy vehicle - A system is provided for segregating an energy storage system from at least one of at least one air pipe and at least one electric cable of a hybrid energy vehicle. The energy storage system includes at least one energy storage device and at least one hybrid cable. The system includes a pair of first regions proximately positioned below a respective pair of walkways extending along opposing sides of the vehicle, and a second region positioned between the pair of first regions. The energy storage system and at least one of the at least one air pipe and at least one electric cable are respectively positioned within one of the pair of first regions and the second region to segregate the energy storage system from at least one of the at least one air pipe and at least one electric cable of the hybrid energy vehicle.11-13-2008
20090032326Navigation system - In a navigation system, e.g., for a motor vehicle, for determining the route from a location of the navigation system to a destination point, the navigation system includes an output device for outputting the route and/or a direction indication that corresponds to the route, and an input device for inputting the destination point, graphics or images of selectable destination points being representable for the input of a destination point.02-05-2009
20090114467Holding device - In a holding device and a motor vehicle including such a holding device for gas cylinders, comprising a frame formed by two longitudinal members interconnected at opposite ends by cross-members and supporting a first gas cylinder mounted to the longitudinal members by straps extending around the first gas cylinder, a profiled support rail is disposed on each of the straps and has a first profile fitting the first gas cylinder and at the opposite side a second profile for accommodating a second gas cylinder which is also mounted by straps to the support rail offset sidewardly so that the two cylinders are disposed laterally displaced to facilitate accommodation thereof adjacent an inclined rear seat back wall in the trunk of the motor vehicle.05-07-2009
180198000 PORTABLE CARRIER SUPPORTS MOTOR VEHICLE IN TOTO AND IS PROPELLED THEREBY 1
20100307850Wheelchair Drive Base Platform - A platform drive base that is mounted by a vehicle, in particular an electric wheelchair that supplies power and control of the drive base allowing the wheelchair to traverse compromising terrain. Wheels of the wheelchair spin freely when mounted on the platform surface. An axle connects to the drive base and the drive train of the wheel chair. As the wheel chair wheels spin, the axle communicates the rotation to the wheels of the drive base. Each wheel of the drive base communicates independently with each wheel of the wheelchair allowing the base to be controlled by the wheelchair controls.12-09-2010
180020000 WITH ROLLERS 1
20100139996FRICTION DRIVE VEHICLE - In a frictional drive vehicle, a load acting on the vehicle such as the weight of a rider is converted into a force that urges two frictionally engaging parts (06-10-2010
180036000 STEAM TRACTION ENGINES 1
20110162898Dieseleam: A Diesel-Steam Powered Automotive Vehicle - The conventional automobile is powered solely by gasoline or diesel. Recent automobiles have been produced which incorporate electric motors either in tandem with a diesel-powered engine or alone. This improvement aims to add an external-combustion steam engine to the mix. The envisioned automobile can be thought of as a diesel-steam powered hybrid automobile. By utilizing steam power, the fuel efficiency of the current state of automotive technology can be significantly augmented.07-07-2011
180166000 WHEELED INFANT CARRIAGE OR CRIB WITH DRIVEN MEANS FOR RECIPROCATING IT LONGITUDINALLY 1
20080314665Infant Stroller Rocking Device - A method of rocking a wheeled infant carrier (12-25-2008

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