Tagged “Safety”

ANCAP 5-Star Scores For Subaru XV And Holden Astra Sedan

The latest round of crash testing from the Australasian New Car Assesment Program Program (ANCAP) has revealed two new five-star recipients with th...

Maserati Levante Recalled For Intercooler Hose Problem

Maserati has issued a recall in Australia for its Levante SUV fitted with the turbo-diesel engine.

Tesla Model S And Model X Recalled For Potential Park Brake Problems

Tesla has issued a recall in Australia this week, targeting both of its current EV offerings.

Volvo Trucks Puts Self-Driving Technology To Work On Swedish Streets

Volvo has taken to the streets of Sweden with a fully-functional self-driving prototype - though perhaps not in the way you’d expect.

Ford The Latest To Push The Fit Band Craze Into Cars

Ford is the latest carmaker to take the wearable fitness band craze and develop it further for the world of cars, according to reports out of the US.

ANCAP Demonstrates New Vs Old Crash Safety

Crash testing body, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has demonstrated just how far crash safety has advanced in the last 20 year...

BMW X1 | Peugeot 508 | Various Mercedes-Benz Recalled In Australia

BMW has recalled its X1 SUV in Australia, due to a potential problem with the vehicle’s dashboard.

Audi Announces Q5 Sunroof And A3 Stability Control Recalls

Audi has announced two separate recalls for its 2009 A3 and 2010-2016 Q5.

Volkswagen Arteon To Ramp Up Driver Assist Systems

Volkswagen’s new Arteon will feature more driver assist systems than any Volkswagen to come before it, including semi- and fully-autonomous d...

Porsche Patents Pillar Airbag For Improved Convertible Safety

Porsche has filed an application with the US Patent and Trademark Office for a new type of airbag targeting vehicle pillar safety.

Toyota HiLux Recalled For Auxiliary Battery Kit - Range Rover | Range Rover Sport Recalled For Front Seatbelt

Toyota has issued a recall in Australia this week for its HiLux workhorse, when fitted with the genuine auxiliary battery kit.

Nissan Signal Shield Uses 1830s Technology For A 2017 Problem

Medicinal castor oil, penny-farthing bicycles, public spittoons - these are just a small selection of ‘ideas’ from yesteryear that don&...

NT Driver Becomes First Documented Takata Airbag Injury In Australia

Northern Territory Police have revealed that a 21-year-old woman has suffered serious injuries from metal fragments in the airbag of her Takata air...

Maserati Quattroporte And Ghibli Recalled For Fuel Leak

Maserati has this week issued recalls for its Quattroporte And Ghibli models in Australia, due to a potential fuel leak.

Great Wall Steed Scores 2-Star ANCAP Safety Rating - 5-Stars For Hyundai i30 | Honda Civic And Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo Activity

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has delivered a hammer blow to Chinese carmaker Great Wall, with a lowly 2-star safety rating f...

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Recalled For Steering Shaft - Citroen C4 Cactus Recalled For Relay Repair

Citroen has issued a recall in Australia this week for its C4 Cactus, due to a potential issue with a relay.

Mitsubishi Outlander And ASX Recalled For Loose Latch - More Pajeros Added To Takata List

Mitsubishi has issued two recalls in Australia this week, with one concerning its Outlander and ASX SUVs while the other targets the Pajero 4WD.

2016 Range Rover Sport Joins Airbag Recall List

Jaguar Land Rover has announced that a small number of its 2016 Range Rover Sport SUVs will be added to its previously announced recall efforts.

2017 BMW 5 Series Scores 5 Star ANCAP Rating

It’s a case of high-fives all-round with the 2017 BMW 5 Series scoring the maximum 5 star safety rating from crash test authority the Austral...

Skoda Superb, Volkswagen Golf, Tiguan, Passat, Amarok, Vans And More Recalled For Seatbelt Pretensioner Risk

Volkswagen Group Australia has announced a recall for a long list of passenger and commercial vehicles related to the same potential issue with fro...

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Gallery2017 Volvo XC60 - Overseas

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Gallery2017 Nissan Serena ProPilot Preview Drive

Gallery2016 Mercedes-Benz Digital HD Headlight Technology

Volvo Autonomous Refuse Truck Trial

Volvo Autonomous Refuse Truck Trial POSTED THU, 18 MAY, 2017

Ford Evasive Steering Assist

Ford Evasive Steering Assist POSTED TUE, 8 NOV, 2016

The Smiling Car - Public Reactions

The Smiling Car - Public Reactions POSTED MON, 19 SEP, 2016

2015 Ford Drug-Driving Suit

2015 Ford Drug-Driving Suit POSTED THU, 26 NOV, 2015

Volvo Kangaroo Detection Testing Bengins In Australia

Volvo Kangaroo Detection Testing Bengins In Australia POSTED FRI, 30 OCT, 2015

Queensland Police Helmet Cameras - Today Tonight

Queensland Police Helmet Cameras - Today Tonight POSTED THU, 17 SEP, 2015

NHTSA Driver Alcohol Detection System For Safety (DADSS)

NHTSA Driver Alcohol Detection System For Safety (DADSS) POSTED THU, 11 JUN, 2015

2013 Bosch Motorcycle Stability Control

2013 Bosch Motorcycle Stability Control POSTED TUE, 5 MAY, 2015

2015 Police Car Collision NSW - Dash Cam Owners Australia

2015 Police Car Collision NSW - Dash Cam Owners Australia POSTED WED, 29 APR, 2015

Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter - Ford S-Max

Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter - Ford S-Max POSTED SAT, 28 MAR, 2015