Continental brakes save lives and emissions

By | 2019-04-18T12:36:10+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Categories: Continental AG, Safety, Technology|Tags: , , |

* Regenerative energy savings due to improved utilization of achievable recuperation potential * Tests of the CO2 savings potential of the MK C1 electrohydraulic brake system in a plug-in hybrid * TÜV confirms in a certified test: MK C1 reduces the amount of CO2 emitted in the WLTP by around 8 g/mi on average compared [...]

April is distracted driver’s month – stop daydreaming

By | 2019-04-01T13:32:07+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Categories: Driving tips, Safety, Technology|Tags: , , |

No matter how much technology is in a car, people are still dying. Every day, at least nine Americans die and 100 are injured in distracted driving crashes according to the National Safety Council. Put the Phone down, pay attention to the road. April Is Distracted Driver Awareness Month. The data is from the Fatality [...]

Car Safety Technologies that May Save Your Life

By | 2019-03-29T13:04:15+00:00 February 28th, 2019|Categories: Safety, Technology|Tags: , |

Because of technology in cars, safety has come on leaps and bounds in recent decades. The days where a seatbelt, disc brakes, and an airbag were cutting edge is long gone. The expectations of the average driver are far higher when they’re purchasing a car. It’s not surprising, road fatalities are at an all-time low [...]

Toyota Research is driving forward autonomously at CES

By | 2019-01-03T13:01:55+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Autonomous vehicles, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Technology, Toyota|Tags: , , , |

The next-generation workhorse derived from all-new Lexus LS 500h joins the automated test fleet in the spring of 2019. It will be showcased at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the first auto show of the year. This technology accelerates the Toyota Guardian and Chauffeur Automated System Development. LOS ALTOS, California, Jan. 3, 2019 – [...]