US 11,654,886 B2
Driving assistance system and driving assistance method
Kyusik Park, Bucheon-si (KR)
Assigned to HL KLEMOVE CORP., Incheon (KR)
Filed by HL KLEMOVE CORP., Incheon (KR)
Filed on Apr. 15, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/231,603.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2020-0045936 (KR), filed on Apr. 16, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2021/0323533 A1, Oct. 21, 2021
Int. Cl. B60W 20/15 (2016.01); B60W 30/16 (2020.01)
CPC B60W 20/15 (2016.01) [B60W 30/16 (2013.01); B60W 2510/244 (2013.01); B60W 2554/802 (2020.02); B60W 2556/50 (2020.02)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus for assisting driving of a host vehicle, the apparatus comprising:
an input configured to receive an input for activation of a fuel efficiency mode; and
a controller configured to:
in response to receiving the input for activation of the fuel efficiency mode, determine a control factor for power distribution based on route information received from a navigation device of the host vehicle and a state of a battery, and
perform power distribution based on the control factor,
wherein, in response to receiving the input for activation of the fuel efficiency mode, the controller is configured to determine the control factor for power distribution based on route information received from the navigation device, a current state of charge (SOC) of the battery, and a target SOC of the battery.