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Toyota adding automatic engine shutoff and automatic park to many 2020 models

New safety features to curb dangerous idling situations and vehicles rollaways

New safety features to curb dangerous idling situations and vehicles rollaways.

Recalls
Audi issues recall for E-Tron over potential fire risk

It's a small recall, and no incidents have been reported

It's a small recall, and no incidents have been reported.

Report
Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities

AP counts 11 electric scooter deaths in U.S. since 2018

This futuristic-looking portable air compressor pump is 15% off on Amazon

At less than $30, this could be a great thing to have in an emergency

It's always good to have an air compressor in your trunk. This one is an affordable, has emergency LED lighting, and looks cool to boot.

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ZF demonstrates its external side airbag system

It's no longer just a theoretical technology

It's no longer just a theoretical technology

Apple announces major updates to CarPlay and Maps

A dashboard view shows multiple functions in a single window

A dashboard view shows multiple functions in a single window.

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2019 Hyundai Veloster now a Top Safety Pick after door issue resolved

Older models will be recalled for door fix

Older models will be recalled for door fix.

ETC
IBM to test using lidar to monitor elderly people in their homes

Self-driving car technology heads indoors to track shut-ins' movements

Study
Surprising cause of infant deaths: Car seats used for naps when not in car

They're a safety device in a vehicle — but not when they're not

They're a safety device in a vehicle — but not when they're not.

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IndyCar to use 'Aeroscreen' cockpit protection next season

Polycarbonate screen will be anti-reflective, anti-fogging

Polycarbonate screen will be anti-reflective, anti-fogging

ETC
Congress considers mandating alerts that there's a child in the back seat

More than 800 children have died in hot cars in the past 20 years

More than 800 children have died in hot cars in the past 20 years.

Recalls
2019 Honda CR-V recalled for sudden airbag deployments

118,598 of the crossovers were sold in the U.S.

118,598 of the crossovers were sold in the U.S.

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Nokian Tires plans to gain traction in North America with new U.S. factory

It will broaden its focus from snow tires to the big all-season market

It will broaden its focus from snow tires to the big all-season market.

Report
Motorist saved after car falls 450 feet off California cliff

Accident happened to be seen by cyclist

Accident happened to be seen by cyclist.

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This design-forward light-up motorcycle helmet is all about visibility and safety

Concept by Joe Doucet would help prevent crashes in the first place

Concept by Joe Doucet would help prevent crashes in the first place.

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2019 VW GTI gets Top Safety Pick from IIHS

Hyundai Elantra GT Sport does, too, and the Subaru WRX gets a TSP+

Hyundai Elantra GT Sport does, too, and the Subaru WRX gets a TSP+

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5 stars in Euro NCAP crash tests for 5 new cars available in U.S.

Mazda3 gets top marks among this group

Mazda 3 gets top marks among this group.

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Chevy's new 'Buckle to Drive' system locks out shifter until you buckle up

It's part of the Chevy Teen Driver System

It's part of the Chevy Teen Driver System.

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These are the most dangerous cars to drive in the United States

Ranked by the U.S. Fatality Analysis Reporting System

These are the most dangerous cars to drive in America according to the U.S. Fatality Analysis Reporting System. Still, statistics show that vehicles are a lot safer today than ever before.

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Mercedes-Benz GLE becomes latest Experimental Safety Vehicle 2019

Showcases a number of futuristic and near-production safety concepts

Showcases a number of futuristic and near-production safety concepts.

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