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XC60 features in safety technology film

Volvo releases film demonstrating the value of advanced driver assist systems and autonomous control in avoiding accidents. “Sometimes the moments that never happen matter the most.” This is the beguiling thought that lies behind Volvo Cars’ new XC60 film. But …

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Mazda CX-9 gains top crash test rating in Australia

ANCAP has filled the gap in crash test ratings on the large SUV segment with a 5-star award for the Mazda CX-9. After undergoing comprehensive crash testing at the Australasian New Car Assessment Programme (ANCAP), the recently launched Mazda CX-9, …

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Chinese Haval SUV receives 4-star crash test rating

The Great Wall Haval has disappointed Australian crash test technicians with poor frontal offset results leading to a 4-star ANCAP rating. Having scored well in side impact testing and whiplash protection assessments, the Great Wall Haval H9 SUV (4×4) model …

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Advanced commercial vehicle safety systems on show

WABCO is attending the Automotive Engineering Exposition in Yokohama with its range of advanced safety systems for commercial vehicles. Taking place between 25th and 27th May, the Automotive Engineering Exposition 2016 will be held this year in the Japanese city …

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Three questions that might save your life

Automotive industry giants appeal to new car buyers attending the London Motor Show to put safety at the top of their agenda with three crucial questions. Thatcham Research, Bosch, Continental and ZF TRW are attending the London Motor Show this …

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Collision avoidance system for Frankfurt trams

Trams in Frankfurt have received approval for an electronic driver assist system that automatically applies the brakes to prevent an imminent collision. Drawing on its extensive expertise in providing Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) for the automotive industry, Bosch is …

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Two Korean models gain ANCAP five star ratings

The Hyundai Elantra and Kia Picanto have reached 5-star performance levels in crash testing performed for the Australasian market. For Australian National Road Safety Week, which is taking place from 2nd to 8th May, 2016, the Australasian New Car Assessment …

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Renault launches new high end SUV in China

Beijing International Automobile Exhibition audiences gain the first glimpse of the new Renault Koleos SUV being launched on global markets. Renault chose the launch venue of the new model as the Beijing International Automobile Exhibition, where Groupe Renault Chairman and …

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HGV manufacturer takes part in platooning Challenge

Iveco joins four other HGV suppliers in a demonstration of the benefits of driving in close formation as part of the European truck platooning Challenge. This week sees the European Truck Platooning Challenge in action as platoons of heavy goods …

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Adaptive Cruise Control with stop and go function

Ford extends the function of its adaptive cruise control on the 2017 Fusion models with stop and go technology for use in congested city traffic. Helping drivers to overcome the stress and wasted time of sitting in congested traffic, Ford …

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