Display enhancements for vehicle vision system

  • US 5,949,331 A
  • Filed: 09/22/1997
  • Issued: 09/07/1999
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/26/1993
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A vehicular rearview vision system, comprising:

  • at least one image capture device positioned on the vehicle and adapted to capturing images of objects; and

    a display system which displays an image which comprises a rearward facing view of objects captured by said at least one image capture device;

    wherein said display system enhances the displayed image by including an image enhancement comprising a visual prompt perspectively related to objects in the image displayed and which visually informs the driver of what is occurring in the area surrounding the vehicle including relative position of objects behind vehicle.

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