Research on Daytime Running Lamps of Motorcycles
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Presentation in support of Japan’s proposal to require automatic switching between daytime running lamps and headlamps as a measure to prevent safety risks from DRL glare during night driving.

Reference Number: GRE-75-09
Origin: Japan
Date: 4 April 2016
Related Documents:
GRE-77-17 | Discussion of DRL automatic switching proposal for Regulation No. 53
Discussion(s):
Working Party on Lighting and Light-signalling | Session 75 | 5-8 Apr 2016

39. The expert from Japan proposed to automatically switch from the daytime running lamp (DRL) to the headlamp at night. The experts from Austria, France, Germany, India, Netherlands, UK and IMMA commented on the proposal. GRE encouraged all experts to study the proposal and to provide their comments, if any, by the end of June 2016. GRE also invited the expert from Japan to take these comments into consideration and to submit an official document to the next session.