Intelligent Parking Assist in 2010 Toyota Prius


I was just watching Bones Season 6 Episode 20, Dr. Temperance Brennan or mostly called "Bones" was driving a blue Toyota, when she was about to park her car she just pushed a button and the car automatically did all the parking for her! I can still remember Dr. Lance Sweets or "Sweets" when he blurted out, "Whoa! Ghost Driver!" Then Bones explained that it was an Intelligent Parking Assist, I was so shocked and was curious about it that I had to check it out on the internet. 

As I did a fast research on the internet, I saw this in YouTube : 

Here's a few more info from Wikipedia : 

Intelligent Parking Assist System (IPAS), also known as the Advanced Parking Guidance System (APGS) for Lexus models in the United States, is the first production automatic parking system developed by Toyota Motor Corporation in 2004 initially for the Japanese market hybrid Prius models and later Lexus models. The technology assists drivers in parking their vehicle. On vehicles equipped with the IPAS, via an in-dash screen and button controls, the car can steer itself into a parking space with little input from the user. The first version of the system was deployed on the Prius Hybrid sold in Japan in 2003. In 2006, an upgraded version debuted for the first time outside Japan on the Lexus LS luxury sedan, which featured the automatic parking technology among other brand new inventions from Toyota. In 2009, the system appeared on the third generation Prius sold in the U.S. In Asia and Europe, the parking technology is marketed as the Intelligent Park Assist System for both Lexus and Toyota models, while in the U.S. the Advanced Parking Guidance System name is only used for the Lexus system.

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