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Range of light vans receive crash test ratings

ANCAP has provided 4 and 5 star ratings to a range of light commercial vehicles from Ford and Mercedes-Benz. Popular with commercial customers in van variants and with private buyers as large people-mover vehicles, the latest models of Mercedes-Benz V-Class, …

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App enables intelligent charging for electric vehicles

One click charging apps for electric vehicle owners contribute to a more intelligent infrastructure to support sustainable transport. Bosch is offering one-click charging apps to provide easier access to charging stations for motorists in Germany and by doing so, the …

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Advanced safety features bring more 5-star ANCAP awards

The Jaguar XE and Mercedes GLC are the latest cars to gain 5-star safety ratings from ANCAP for models sold in the Australasian market. Having both gained “Best in Class” accolades for 2015 from Euro NCAP in awards announced by …

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Providing safe technology on future vehicles

Safety technology for future motorists to feature at conference presentation which Autoliv is making at the NAIAS event in Detroit. During its attendance at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) event in Detroit this week, auto safety specialist Autoliv …

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Symposium takes place on ethics and autonomous driving

Daimler has hosted a symposium to explore the legal and ethical aspects of autonomous driving to open dialogue between affected professionals. The “Autonomous Driving, Law and Ethics” symposium took place on 23rd September attracting figures from science, politics and society …

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Major car manufacturers to acquire digital mapping specialist

Nokia’s digital mapping specialist division HERE will be acquired by German vehicle manufacturers, Audi, BMW and Daimler to advance autonomous driving capabilities. Audi, BMW and Daimler have agreed with Nokia to acquire its mapping and location services business HERE. The …

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Impaired driving monitor welcomed on Mercedes

UK insurance company believes the introduction of driver monitoring technology to detect sleep impairment is a welcome safety feature on the UK market. The Attention Assist system that Mercedes-Benz has recently revealed for the B-Class is aimed at reducing the …

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German transport minister tours commercial vehicle show

Levels of innovation in the commercial vehicle industry have made an impression on the Minister of Transport for Germany during his visit to the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show. The opening event of the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicle show in Hanover …

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Daimler diversity on prominent display at commercial vehicle show

Trucks, buses, light vans and special vehicles all share the Daimler stand with the Future Truck 2025 at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show. Diversity is plainly evident in the Daimler range of vehicles on show on the large stand the …

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Daimler holds symposium on data protection for connected vehicles

Automobile on the Data Highway symposium kicks off open industry dialogue on connected driving and data protection organised by Daimler AG. Held on 18th September, 2014, Daimler’s symposium on connected driving and data protection was designed to commence an open …

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