Zenrin’s “High-Precision 3D Map Data” is Adopted for Honda LEGEND with the World’s First Level 3 Autonomous Driving Technology
Fukuoka, Japan, March 10, 2021 – ZENRIN Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, “ZENRIN”) announced that Zenrin’s high-precision 3D map data is adopted for Honda LEGEND. Honda LEGEND is equipped with Honda SENSING Elite which has the world’s first Level 3 autonomous driving feature (* 1).
Zenrin will contribute to realize a safe and secure transportation society and to develop autonomous driving technology by continuous research and development, application development, and maintenance and provision of accurate and useful map information and location information for the coming advanced mobility society.
* 1 Definition of autonomous driving defined by the Japanese Government (based on SAE). Under certain conditions, the system monitors the surrounding traffic conditions and drives the vehicle. Unless all required conditions are met, the driver will be required to take over and drive immediately with an alert.