Knee Airbags Don’t Do Much According to IIHS

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Car safety is a priority for automakers, so they are constantly introducing new features to make driving safer. This includes increasingly advanced technologies to help prevent accidents and overall improvements to reduce injuries when there is an accident. One such improvement is the addition of knee airbags, but the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says […]

2019 Honda Civic Sedan Offers Key Safety Features at an Affordable Price

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There are all sorts of nifty features available on today’s cars. You can add leather seats, premium sound systems, and real wood trims that all turn an average ride into something special. You can also add safety features, which aren’t nearly as exciting, but are far more useful. The problem with adding anything is the […]

When Will Advanced Safety Features be Standard?

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Last week at the MIT MediaLab, the New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA) held its annual conference on advanced vehicle technology. The panel included executives involved in incorporating autonomous, semi-autonomous and infotainment technologies in our cars. The panelists came from auto manufacturers (Toyota and Hyundai), professional associations (SAE), suppliers (Qualcomm), academia (MIT) and consumer advocacy […]

Got a Friend Who Hasn’t Replaced Their Airbag? Carma Project Pays You to Let Them Know

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We get it, everybody’s busy. But according to recent data, millions of people are still riding around with Takata airbags that can cause injury and death if they deploy in an accident. It’s easy and free to get them replaced, and a new peer-to-peer safety platform called Carma Project is helping people point their friends […]