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People are confused and wrong about driver assistance systems, IIHS finds

Tesla Autopilot creates the most confusion of all

Tesla Autopilot creates the most confusion of all because of its name.

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AAA joins the chorus to say: Driver assists don't always work

Auto club says tech frequently failed in tests — constant vigilance required

Auto club says tech frequently failed in tests — constant vigilance required.

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Study shows driver-assist tech drastically increases cost of repairs

It's the trade-off for assistance in avoiding collisions

It's the trade-off for assistance in avoiding collisions.

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Ford patent gives lane-splitting motorcyclists a brake

Proposed system uses a car's existing driver-assist sensors

Proposed system uses a car's existing driver-assist sensors.

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Motorists actually don't like a lot of new in-car technology

New J.D. Power Research Shows Which Features Go Unused

Automakers spending an inordinate amount of resources and time rushing emerging technology and connectivity options into new cars. A new survey shows a lot of customers don't want them.

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Chevy's low-cost pedestrian avoidance to debut on 2016 Malibu

General Motors shows off its Front Pedestrian Braking system, a low-cost driver aid to be introduced on the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Malibu.

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Subaru updates EyeSight system with color-detecting cameras

Subaru is giving its EyeSight driver assistance camera system a major upgrade for the 2015 model year with new color cameras, as well as reducing its size by 15 percent over the rather bulky original system.