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1. (WO2006079313) MOTOR VEHICLE ROOF SYSTEM

Pub. No.:    WO/2006/079313    International Application No.:    PCT/DE2006/000068
Publication Date: Aug 3, 2006 International Filing Date: Jan 19, 2006
IPC: B60J 7/20
Applicants: WILHELM KARMANN GMBH
SCHRAMM, Holger
PETERS, Heinz-Werner
Inventors: SCHRAMM, Holger
PETERS, Heinz-Werner
Title: MOTOR VEHICLE ROOF SYSTEM
Abstract:
The invention relates to a roof system (1) for a motor vehicle, in particular a cabriolet vehicle, comprising at least one roof part (3) which is displaceable from a first position corresponding to a closed state of the vehicle roof to a second position corresponding to the open state thereof. In addition, said roof part (3) is foldable in an area (6) in the rear section of the cabriolet vehicle, wherein a locking device (7) for fixing said roof part (3) in the folded position when the roof is opened is arranged. Said locking device (7) comprises at least one locking element (9) pivotable about a point of rotation (8) located on the vehicle body and at least one control rod (10) which is pivotally connected to the locking element (7) and controls it, wherein said locking element (7) interacts with the roof part (3) in the folded position in such a way that said roof part (3) is blocked thereby in the folded state.