US 11,052,795 B2
Motor vehicle rear seat backrest provided with a stiffening plate
Gerald Cotta, Villepreux (FR); Karen Thomas, Villebon sur Yvette (FR); and Frederic Pinto Teixeira, Ballainvilliers (FR)
Assigned to PSA AUTOMOBILES SA, Poissy (FR)
Appl. No. 16/476,496
Filed by PSA AUTOMOBILES SA, Poissy (FR)
PCT Filed Dec. 21, 2017, PCT No. PCT/FR2017/053756
§ 371(c)(1), (2) Date Jul. 8, 2019,
PCT Pub. No. WO2018/130755, PCT Pub. Date Jul. 19, 2018.
Claims priority of application No. 1750254 (FR), filed on Jan. 12, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2021/0114491 A1, Apr. 22, 2021
Int. Cl. B60N 2/36 (2006.01); B60N 2/30 (2006.01); B60N 2/68 (2006.01); B60N 2/60 (2006.01)
CPC B60N 2/366 (2013.01) [B60N 2/3013 (2013.01); B60N 2/6009 (2013.01); B60N 2/682 (2013.01); B60N 2205/35 (2013.01)] 16 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A motor vehicle rear bench-seat seatback pivotally mountable by pivoting connections to a structure of said vehicle and movable between a raised position and a substantially horizontal folded down position, wherein said seatback comprises a framework comprising a metal frame and a grid of metal wires extending between two risers and two cross pieces of said frame, and padding supported by a front part of said frame and a cover covering said frame, said padding being on an outside of said seatback;
wherein said seatback further comprises a stiffening plate held via holding means against the inner surface of the back of said cover and coming to rest against a rear part of said frame; said holding means comprising four triangular pockets sewn into four ends of the inner surface of the back of said cover and into which four corners of said stiffening plate are inserted.