Tag Archives: Collision Avoidance

Support increases for AEB standard fitment

Consumer motoring magazine provides its support to the greater availability of AEB collision avoidance technology as a standard feature on new cars in the UK. UK automotive magazine, “What Car?” has provided its support to making Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) …

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Standard AEB helps Lexus gain 5-star result for RX

The new Lexus RX has received and ANCAP 5-star rating helped by the inclusion of collision avoidance technology as part of the standard package. The popular Lexus RX crossover has gained a 5-star crash test rating issued by the Australasian …

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Optional AEB brings top US safety rating to Nissan

The IIHS has awarded the Nissan Altima its Top Safety Pick Plus rating with autonomous emergency braking being a defining feature on the car. In North America, Nissan now has three 2016 vehicles on sale which have the TSP+ (Top …

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Lexus LC 500 makes debut at US motor show

New 2017 model from Lexus demonstrates vehicle technology development through design and engineering collaboration at the Japanese manufacturer. Inspired by the LF-LC concept car which was displayed at the 2012 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), the new Lexus LC …

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US smart city to get collision avoidance technology for buses

The US transport authority is providing Mobileye technology for collision prevention to be fitted to public transport for the winner of the Smart City challenge. Launched last month, the “Smart City” challenge is open to US cities submitting details of …

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Europe sees sharp increase in driver assist systems

A study by Bosch has shown that the uptake of safety related driver assist systems in the European market is increasing at a rapid pace. The more widespread availability and affordability of the technology that underpins Advanced Driver Assist Systems …

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Artificial intelligence for collision avoidance

Toyota makes large investment into the research and development of artificial intelligence technologies for collision avoidance between driverless cars. Toyota is making an investment amounting to 1 billion yen in Preferred Networks (PFN) in order to promote joint research and …

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Safest car of the year to be announced in January

Car of the Year event to feature Safety Award with contenders assessed on crash test performance at Euro NCAP and availability of advanced safety features. In January 2016, Thatcham Research will be unveiling the safest car launched this year at …

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Volvo S90 to deliver cutting edge safety technology

The latest high end luxury saloon car in the shape of the Volvo S90 takes the genre out of its conservative image and delivers semi-autonomous motoring in style. Most well known for its range of estate cars and flagship XC90 …

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Brazil road safety summit sees ESC recommendation

Autoliv is supporting the Global NCAP recommendation for mandatory fitment of Electronic Stability Control to new vehicles sold in Brazil. The Stop The Crash Partnership inaugural event taking place today and tomorrow in Brazil’s capital is pushing forward the Global …

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