NESS ZIONA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 21, 2018--Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: FRSX), an innovator in automotive vision systems, announced today that the Company has been selected as a finalist in the New Mobility World (NMW) Lab18 Startup Challenge. Foresight has been selected from more than 100 applicants from 29 countries, as one of four of the most promising mobility startups to reach the final round.

The NMW Lab18 Startup Challenge will take place in September at the IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hanover, Germany – the world’s leading trade show for mobility, transport and logistics. The NMW interdisciplinary platform is directed toward innovators in the transport and mobility sector and brings together the most important players from all sectors which develop new solutions, technologies or products for the mobility of tomorrow.

“It is a great honor to make the finals list at this year’s NMW Lab18 Startup Challenge,” said Haim Siboni, CEO of Foresight. “This achievement recognizes that Foresight’s breakthrough QuadSight™ system has an important role in shaping the future of the automotive industry. We believe that there is a perfect fit between Foresight’s technological solutions and the specific needs of the semi and fully autonomous vehicles markets.”

Foresight regards QuadSight™ as the industry’s most accurate quad-camera vision system, offering exceptional obstacle detection for semi-autonomous and autonomous vehicle safety. Using proven, highly advanced image-processing algorithms, QuadSight™ uses four-camera technology that combines two pairs of stereoscopic infrared and daylight cameras. QuadSight™ is designed to achieve near-100% obstacle detection with near-zero false alerts under any weather or lighting conditions – including complete darkness, rain, haze, fog and glare.

Follow the link for more information on the NMW Lab 18 Startup Challenge.

About Foresight Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: FRSX), founded in 2015, is a technology company engaged in the design, development and commercialization of stereo/quad-camera vision systems for the automotive industry based on 3D video analysis, advanced algorithms for image processing and sensor fusion. The company, through its wholly owned subsidiary Foresight Automotive Ltd., develops advanced systems for accident prevention, which are designed to provide real-time information about the vehicle's surroundings while in motion. The systems are designed to improve driving safety by enabling highly accurate and reliable threat detection while ensuring the lowest rates of false alerts. The company’s systems are targeting the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), semi-autonomous and autonomous vehicle markets. The company estimates that its systems will revolutionize automotive safety by providing an automotive grade, cost-effective platform, and advanced technology.

Forward Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other Federal securities laws. Words such as “expects,” “anticipates,” “intends,” “plans,” “believes,” “seeks,” “estimates” and similar expressions or variations of such words are intended to identify forward-looking statements. For example, Foresight is using forward-looking statements in this press release when it discusses its belief that there is a perfect fit between its technological solutions and the specific needs of the semi and fully autonomous vehicles markets. Because such statements deal with future events and are based on Foresight’s current expectations, they are subject to various risks and uncertainties and actual results, performance or achievements of Foresight could differ materially from those described in or implied by the statements in this press release.

The forward-looking statements contained or implied in this press release are subject to other risks and uncertainties, including those discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in Foresight's registration statement on Form 20-F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on June 1, 2017, and in any subsequent filings with the SEC. Except as otherwise required by law, Foresight undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. References and links to websites have been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such websites is not incorporated by reference into this press release. Foresight is not responsible for the contents of third party websites.

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