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Automatic Engine Shut Off and Automatic Park Coming to U.S. Toyota Range in 2020
Automatic Engine Shut Off and Automatic Park Coming to U.S. Toyota Range in 2020

14 Jun 2019, 09:05 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Toyota did not say what exactly are the models will first get the new Automatic Engine Shut Off and Automatic Park features

 
Europe to Make Emergency Braking, More Safety Systems Mandatory on All New Cars
Europe to Make Emergency Braking, More Safety Systems Mandatory on All New Cars

22 Feb 2019, 10:49 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The new rules call for the mandatory use of an emergency-braking system and a lane-departure warning system, among many others

 
The Lost Art of Making a Driver's Car
The Lost Art of Making a Driver's Car

13 Oct 2015, 18:23 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / There was a time when we didn't need fancy electronic stuff to drive our sports cars fast or make them enjoyable. Some of us need that time back

 
Opel Tells Us More About the Driver Assistance Functions On the 2015 Opel Astra
Opel Tells Us More About the Driver Assistance Functions On the 2015 Opel Astra

5 Sep 2015, 09:16 UTC · By: Tudor Rus / Opel wants the Astra to fight the likes of Golf and Focus, and to do that, they boosted the hatchback's tech game way higher than before

 
How Chevrolet Plants to Reinvent Its Active Safety for 2016
How Chevrolet Plants to Reinvent Its Active Safety for 2016

31 Jul 2015, 16:03 UTC · By: Tudor Rus / Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac will offer 22 different active safety technologies across their 2016 model year US lineups. Here's a guide for them

 
Cadillac XTS Undergoes Brooklyn Bride Testing
Cadillac XTS Undergoes Brooklyn Bride Testing

3 Aug 2012, 10:15 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / One of New York’s finest and most famous landmarks, Brooklyn Bride, proved to be a key testing ground for the Cadillac XTS, their brand new flagship sedan. That’s because a bridge is bui...

 
2013 Cadillac XTS Gets Vibrating Safety Alert Seat
2013 Cadillac XTS Gets Vibrating Safety Alert Seat

28 Mar 2012, 08:16 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / As the months go past and the market debut of the Cadillac XTS nears, it has become abundantly clear that this is more than just a large sedan with luxury features. It’s built in a very Americ...

 
2012 Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Safety Features Detailed
2012 Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Safety Features Detailed

21 Feb 2011, 11:38 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Volvo has taken the virtual wrap off the V60 Plug-in Hybrid earlier today, a new model that will reportedly offer the same safety as other cars from the Swedish automaker’s product line.Advanc...

 
Continental Develops New Crash Sensor for Pedestrians
Continental Develops New Crash Sensor for Pedestrians

12 Oct 2010, 14:48 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Automotive supplier Continental today announced the introduction of a new pedestrian protection system designed to enhance the protection of pedestrians on the roads. The system features a special t...

 
TRW Reaches Electrically Assisted Steering Units Milestone
TRW Reaches Electrically Assisted Steering Units Milestone

11 Mar 2010, 07:52 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Safety systems manufacturer TRW Automotive Holdings has announced the production of its 15 millionth Electrically Powered Hydraulic Steering (EPHS) unit and its 10 millionth Electrically Powered Ste...

 
TRW Prepares Integrated Remote Keyless Entry and TMPS Receiver
TRW Prepares Integrated Remote Keyless Entry and TMPS Receiver

18 Feb 2010, 07:30 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Automotive safety systems manufacturer TRW Automotive recently announced that it is preparing to launch two new products on the market, namely an integrated Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) and Direct Ti...

 
TRW Launches New Airbag Control Unit
TRW Launches New Airbag Control Unit

25 Nov 2009, 09:06 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Automotive supplier TRW released details on its newly-developed Airbag Control Unit which allows the integration of a range of pre-crash occupant safety functions as well as inertial sensors for sta...

 
Volvo’s Jan Ivarsson Awarded for His Safety Work
Volvo’s Jan Ivarsson Awarded for His Safety Work

16 Jun 2009, 17:54 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Every two years, when the International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles takes place, the NHTSA decides the winner of the "most prestigious award in traffic safety",...