Tesla Improves Hood Hinge Assembly in New Patent to Make Its Vehicles Safer

Tesla improves hood hinge assembly in a new patent to make its vehicles safer for pedestrians in the event of an accident. The constant work of the manufacturer's team on its cars significantly increases their safety for all road users.

The US Patent Office has published Tesla's Vehicle Hood Hinge Assembly application, which relates to a safety system for a vehicle. In particular, the described safety system controls the position of the hood of the vehicle to absorb energy and protect pedestrians in the event of a collision.