- Electronic throttle control systems have long been standard across the automobile industry, and they provide great benefits to consumers.
- Toyota’s ETCS-i has performed reliably in more than 40 million cars and trucks sold around the world, including more than 16 million in the United States.
- This system has also made possible significant safety advances such as vehicle stability control and traction control, which are among the five sophisticated accident avoidance technologies in Toyota’s Star Safety System.
- These enhancements, along with Toyota’s Smart Stop Technology braking system, are now standard on all the new vehicles Toyota manufactures for the North American market.
I'm happy to note that the issue was given utmost importance by experts and agencies like NASA to resolve the unintended acceleration issue among Toyota vehicles. With this rigorous examination, other car brands could expect getting the same attention in cases of issues in the future.