Ducati motorcycles to get radar systems in 2020. Called, ARAS (Advanced Rider Assistance Systems), the technology is being developed as part of Ducati's '2025 Safety Road Map'. In addition to this, Ducati is also planning to implement ABS Cornering as a standard fitment.
The Italian motorcycle brand has always been at the forefront of riding safety and technology, along with performance. With ARAS, Ducati is moving one step forward in terms of motorcycle innovation.
ARAS employs both radars and sensors to provide real-time feedback on the surrounding environment. The project was started as early as 2016, with the participation of the Department of Electronics, Information and Bioengineering at Politecnico di Milano University. The main area of study was vehicle blind spots.