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McLaren’s 2015 car passes FIA crash tests

Over the weekend, it was announced by the McLaren team that its 2015 car has passed the mandatory FIA crash tests.

On Saturday, just a day after revealing that double World Champion Fernando Alonso and 2009 Champ Jenson Button would lead their charge next year, the Woking squad revealed that their McLaren-Honda MP4-30 has been given the thumbs up after being put through a series of tests by the FIA. 162 more words

The Black Box Project

The Black Box Project explores the abstraction of the human form through the study of humanities’ negativity and tendency for self-destruction. The encapsulation of the work in a black box echoes the archival properties of an actual black box in times of disaster and chaos. 345 more words

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Own a minivan? See how it held up in new insurance industry crash tests

DETROIT (AP) — The Honda Odyssey is the only minivan to have earned the highest safety rating in new crash tests by the insurance industry. 113 more words

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Minivans Do Poorly In New Crash Tests

DETROIT (AP) - The Honda Odyssey was the only minivan to earn the highest safety rating in new crash tests by the insurance industry.

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said Thursday that the Nissan Quest, Chrysler Town and Country, and Dodge Caravan all garnered the lowest rating on the small overlap front crash test, which replicates what happens when a vehicle’s front corner collides with another object at 40 miles per hour. 254 more words

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Crash Test: Assassin's Creed Rogue

Evan and Ryan hang out with Christopher Gist. Oh, and they play some last-gen Assassin’s Creed. 

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VOLVO Moose Collision Test - Volvo V70 Estate

It makes sense that the Swedish car manufacturer would take moose collisions seriously enough to have a crash test specifically designed for them.  All things considered I think the Volvo holds up pretty well and the driver survives.