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Safety Cloud Notifications Could One Day Come to 2018 and Newer Dodge, Ram, Jeep Models
Safety Cloud Notifications Could One Day Come to 2018 and Newer Dodge, Ram, Jeep Models

17 Sep 2021, 14:07 UTC / Stellantis has announced two new safety systems that are being tested as part of its connected car push in the United States

 
2020 Chevrolet Traverse Gets New Safety Feature to Force Teens to Buckle Up
2020 Chevrolet Traverse Gets New Safety Feature to Force Teens to Buckle Up

21 May 2019, 14:09 UTC / Buckle to Drive is a new addition to Chevy's Teen Driver suite that will prevent the car to be shifted out of park when the driver is not wearing a seatbelt

 
Mind Sense: A Full Guide to Jaguar Land Rover's Brain-Scanning Safety System
Mind Sense: A Full Guide to Jaguar Land Rover's Brain-Scanning Safety System

18 Jun 2015, 15:31 UTC / The latest developments in terms of car safety are not that easy to understand, but we made a guide to help you with Jaguar Land Rover's Mind Sense project

 
The NHTSA Has a New Weapon to Fight Against Drunk Driving
The NHTSA Has a New Weapon to Fight Against Drunk Driving

6 Jun 2015, 09:00 UTC / The NHTSA is working to make things safer through the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety program, or simply DADSS

 
Future Toyota Safety Systems Zeronizing Traffic Injuries
Future Toyota Safety Systems Zeronizing Traffic Injuries

2 Aug 2011, 08:48 UTC / Leaving aside all the scandals surrounding the global recalls that turned Toyota inside-out in the past two years, the Japanese automaker is hard at work developing safer vehicles that are mainly ai...

 
New Volvo Technology to Help Avoid Collision With Wild Animals
New Volvo Technology to Help Avoid Collision With Wild Animals

10 Jun 2011, 12:43 UTC / The Swedish automaker, known for manufacturing some of the safest cars out there, is currently working on a new technology that is meant to help reduce the risk of collisions with wild animals. The ...

 
Ford Combats Drowsiness, Launches Driver Alert System
Ford Combats Drowsiness, Launches Driver Alert System

9 May 2011, 13:28 UTC / Ford’s European arm is working hard to increase the safety potential of its vehicles, with the most recent technology developed specifically to that purpose being the new Driver Alert safety s...

 
Volvo Trucks Works to Solve Right-Turn Blind Spot Problem
Volvo Trucks Works to Solve Right-Turn Blind Spot Problem

3 May 2011, 11:30 UTC / The Swedes at Volvo Trucks keep themselves busy trying to find a solution to the right-turn problem, as 20 percent of all accidents between road users and trucks occur when the truck turns right at ...

 
25% of New Cars to Have Blind Spot Detection Systems by 2016, Study Says
25% of New Cars to Have Blind Spot Detection Systems by 2016, Study Says

16 Mar 2011, 08:33 UTC / As the world’s roads become ever more crowded, the need for traffic safety is constantly increasing. A recent study conducted by ABI Research revealed that annual Blind Spot Detection (BSD) sy...

 
Speedemissions Launches CARbonga Version II Safety iPhone App
Speedemissions Launches CARbonga Version II Safety iPhone App

17 Feb 2011, 09:14 UTC / Following the first iPhone app for basic automobile safety, Speedemissions has now made available for iPhone owners its CARbonga Version II app in the iTunes store.{ad]CARbonga is the first app (als...

 
TRW Unveils New Active Control Retractor Seatbelt System
TRW Unveils New Active Control Retractor Seatbelt System

16 Feb 2011, 15:50 UTC / Safety has always been TRW Automotive’s number one commitment, and now the company has further enlarged its product portfolio with the addition of a new system that aims to reinforce driver wa...

 
Bosch Introduces the Side View Assist
Bosch Introduces the Side View Assist

29 Oct 2010, 13:47 UTC / Yet another safety feature is making its way through Bosch’s portfolio, coming as a blind-spot assistant, helping drivers handle complex traffic situations. Dubbed Side View Assist, the driver...

 
Citroen eTouch Gets Euro NCAP Advanced Award
Citroen eTouch Gets Euro NCAP Advanced Award

6 Oct 2010, 07:19 UTC / French manufacturer Citroen was also among the automakers awarded with the new Euro NCAP Advanced accolade. The company’s new eTouch Emergency & Assistance System has been awarded by Europ...

 
Audi Side Assist Receives Euro NCAP Advanced Award
Audi Side Assist Receives Euro NCAP Advanced Award

4 Oct 2010, 13:45 UTC / German automaker Audi was also among those who have been rewarded with the Euro NCAP Advanced Award by the European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP). The organization has presented the Audi ...

 
Mercedes-Benz Receives Two Euro NCAP Advanced Awards
Mercedes-Benz Receives Two Euro NCAP Advanced Awards

4 Oct 2010, 08:20 UTC / German automaker Mercedes-Benz has been rewarded by Euro NCAP (European New Car Assessment Programme) with two awards for its anticipatory occupant protection system PRE-SAFE as well as its PRE-SAFE...

 
BMW Assist Advanced eCall Receives Euro NCAP Award
BMW Assist Advanced eCall Receives Euro NCAP Award

4 Oct 2010, 06:40 UTC / German manufacturer BMW has been awarded by the safety testing institute Euro NCAP (European New Car Assessment Programme) with a special award for its Assist Advanced eCall, an advanced emergency c...

 
Opel Eye System Gets Euro NCAP Award
Opel Eye System Gets Euro NCAP Award

2 Oct 2010, 15:08 UTC / During a press conference held in Paris these days, German automaker Opel was honored with a first-ever safety award for its Opel Eye system by Euro NCAP, the consumer safety organization. The &ldqu...

 
Australian Pedestrians Protected by the Volvo S60
Australian Pedestrians Protected by the Volvo S60

16 Sep 2010, 12:20 UTC / Swedish automaker Volvo will be making its Pedestrian Avoidance Technology (PAT), which can reduce the fatality risk of a pedestrian collision by up to 85%, available to Australians in the new S60 m...

 
A Quarter of All Volvo Trucks Have Alcolocks
A Quarter of All Volvo Trucks Have Alcolocks

15 Sep 2010, 13:24 UTC / One way of fighting against alcohol as a cause of 30 percent of all fatal road accidents is to fit alcolocks, which prevent the vehicle from being started by a driver who is over the legal blood alc...

 
TRW Debuts New Head Protection System for Convertibles
TRW Debuts New Head Protection System for Convertibles

18 Aug 2010, 14:57 UTC / Active and passive safety system developer TRW Automotive announced today the launch of its second generation Head Protection System for Convertibles (HPSC II), which comes as a commitment to consta...