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In the ECO mode, the car recognizes speed limits, tight bends and turnings and calculates the exact moment when the driver should take his foot off the accelerator and let the car roll or ?[b]glide[/b]?. The vehicle uses data from the navigation system to identify the appropriate situation and the indicator appears in the instrument cluster and in the Head-up Display directly in the driver?s line of vision. The proactive driving assistant considers the braking required, based on current data from the car and data on the course of the road and also takes into account whether the car is fitted with a ?[b]gliding in neutral function[/b]?.