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IIHS Announces Top Safety Picks for 2012
by admin on Dec 21st, 2011
IIHS Picks Record 115 Models for 2012 The US based,Â Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published itsÂ final list of 2012 models rated Top Safety Picks. A record 115 models were selected this year.Â A remarkable number given thatÂ there were only 11 selectedÂ in 2005 when the insurance industry's safety agency started its own crash testing and rating, separate from the US Federal government's crash tests. Top Picks include 69 cars, 38 SU...
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How Far Way is the Robotic Car?
by admin on May 17th, 2011
To most car enthuiasts the idea of a vehicle that doesn't need a human to operate it, is blasphamy. Fully automatic transmissions were bad enough, but cars without steering wheels, that's crazy. Well, there are some indications that that's where we're heading. This week, there was a report in the New York Times that GoogleÂ is lobbying the Nevada state Â legislature to pass two bills.Â One would make Nevada the first state, and probably the first...
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2011 Ford Explorer earns a Top Safety Pick rating
by admin on Jan 5th, 2011
DEARBORN, Mich., Dec. 2010 â€“ The reinvented 2011 Ford Explorer, which offers a suite of innovative safety technologies, is the latest Ford vehicle to earn a Top Safety Pick rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Ford now has eight vehicles on the road in the U.S. that have earned Top Safety Picks, which adds to Fordâ€™s leading number of top U.S. safety ratings ever. â€œThe Ford Explorer sets a new standard for high...