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Stumbled across this nugget and was wondering if this Ford technology could be incorporated into a Volvo model - let's say the C30?<p>Can Volvo's new EPAS (Electric Power Assisted Steering). In principle an "electric servo" where the conventional hydraulic pump has been replaced by an electric motor linked directly to the steering system's gear rack -- be adapted too Professor Dr Pim van der Jagt the new steering software?<p>OR is Volvo "For Sale" hampering new technology implementation?<p>New Ford Fiesta's steering system optimises control and safety <br>Professor Dr Pim van der Jagt, of Ford Vehicle Dynamics, said: “Research tells us that drivers can be irritated by minor pulling or drifting on their ...<br><A HREF="http://www.autoworld.co.za/NewsArticle.aspx?Article=6966" TARGET="_blank">http://www.autoworld.co.za/New...=6966</A> - 16k - <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by stev vanveit at 9:40 AM 5-11-2009</i>
 
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