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AAA shows that not all auto-braking systems are created equal

Some will try to stop you altogether, some will just try to make the best of a bad situation.

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Carmakers, NHTSA to unveil auto-emergency braking agreement tomorrow

An alliance of automakers representing 99 percent of the cars sold in the United States will announce a plan to make auto-emergency braking standard by 2022.

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These are the safest cars for 2016

American Manufactuers Largely Absent From This Year's IIHS Safety Rankings

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety publishes some of the most influential safety rankings of new vehicles. This year, IIHS bestowed 48 models with elite status.

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Mercedes trolls kids with uncrashable toy cars

Mercedes highlights the effectiveness of its automatic collision-avoidance braking system by putting magnets in kids' toy cars in this latest ad campaign.

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Ten automakers agree to make automatic braking a standard feature

Federal Officials Call Safety Pledge A 'Historic Commitment'

Ten automakers pledged Friday to make certain automatic crash-prevention technologies standard on all new cars. Federal officials said it was a "historic" agreement.

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2015 Hyundai Genesis automatically slows for speed cameras

Speed cameras are something of a foreign curiosity for many drivers in the US. Sure, there is sporadic use of red light cameras here, but the cams to catch speeders are much more popular in Europe. However, Hyundai might have created a way to end that scourge for our foreign auto enthusiast compatriots. The Korean automaker recently showed off a system on the Genesis at its headquarters

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2014 Chevy Impala being investigated over braking issue

General Motors' recent recall woes may only be getting worse. According to The Detroit News, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into 60,000 2014 Chevrolet Impala models over concerns relating to the sedan's emergency braking system.