accident avoidance

Toyota's Intelligent Clearance Sonar, displaying a dashboard warning - image: Toyota

Toyota Implementing Tech To Prevent Unintended Acceleration

With the unintended acceleration debacle now in its rearview mirror, automaker Toyota is employing technology to ensure that this won’t happen on future models. Intelligent Clearance Sonar and Drive-Start Control will (hopefully) eliminate accidents caused by pedal confusion or improper gear... read more

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'Talking Car' Technology Could Reduce Accidents, Save Lives

The first image that comes into your head when talking cars are mentioned is probably the smiling face of Lightning McQueen from the Disney Pixar film Cars, voiced by Owen... read more January 26, 2011 by


Audi Launches New Project To Make Commuting Comfy

Urban mobility is a hot topic these days -- and rightly so. Roughly 50% of the world's population now lives in urban areas, and by 2030, that figure should hit 60%. As cities... read more January 19, 2011 by


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