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Nissan recalling 4 million vehicles over safety issues

Nearly 4 million Nissans are being recalled due to major safety problems where passenger air bags or seat belts could fail in a crash. 119 more words


Honda adds hybrid power to updated Accord lineup for 2017

After a brief hiatus, Honda has brought back the Accord Hybrid with a handful of updates.

First and foremost, the 2017 Accord Hybrid gets the visual updates… 244 more words

Cars And Car Design

SUV Review: 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Hybrid

The three-row Volvo XC90 T8 twin-engine hybrid brings panache, luxury and, as is expected of any Volvo, a boatload of safety technology. Our tester arrived with City Safety automatic braking, lane keep assist, cross traffic alert and blind spot monitoring, and a road edge/barrier detection system that can steer the car away from a potential off-road excursion; it’s a comprehensive list that is unrivaled when it comes to keeping the T8 shiny side up and its occupants safe. 995 more words

Cars And Car Design

Cars can cope with raised highway speeds, but people can't

My car is safer, so I can go faster.

Sound about right? Oh, maybe you’ve never actually phrased it just that way, but there’s no refuting the fact that those airbags and crumple zones are protecting an awful lot of drivers who would have been Darwined off the planet not too many years ago. 1,039 more words