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How to Repair a Windshield Chip or Crack
DIY Windshield Repair. This is a how to fix your chipped windshield. If you do not do this as soon as possible the chip can turn into a crack overnight! It i...
An Airbag Bike Helmet Could Save Your Life
Stanford researchers put airbag bike helmets to the test and found them effective in preventing certain head injuries.
Marijuana Breathalyzer Test Could Be Coming Soon
A new invention may soon make it easier for police who pull over risky drivers to test them for marijuana impairment on the spot, in addition to the usual alcohol breath test. A marijuana breathalyzer...
Scientists In Antarctica Drink A Lot. Maybe Too Much
WORKING IN ANTARCTICA can be one of the most exhilarating jobs on Earth. Or one of the most depressing. Owing to distance and the difficulty of getting onto and off of the continent, most people who g...
Seat belt
A seat belt, also known as a safety belt, is a vehicle safety device designed to secure the occupant of a vehicle against harmful movement that may result during a collision or a sudden stop. A seat b...
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Marijuana Breathalyzer Test Could Be Coming Soon
A new invention may soon make it easier for police who pull over risky drivers to test them for marijuana impairment on the spot, in addition to the usual alcohol breath test. A marijuana breathalyzer...
Collision avoidance system
A collision avoidance system is an automobile safety system designed to reduce the severity of an accident. Also known as precrash system, forward collision warning system or collision mitigating syst...
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Mitsubishi AWC
All Wheel Control (AWC) is the brand name of a four-wheel drive system developed by Mitsubishi Motors. The system was first incorporated in the 2001 Lancer Evolution VII. Subsequent developments have ...
Béla Barényi
Béla Barényi (1 March 1907 – 30 May 1997) was a Hungarian-Austrian engineer, regarded as the father of passive safety in automobiles. He was born in Hirtenberg near Vienna during the Austro-Hun...
Intelligent speed adaptation
Intelligent Adaptation (ISA), also known as , Alerting, and Intelligent Authority, is any system that vehicle speed and the local speed limit on a road and implements an action when the vehicle is de...
Snow chains
Snow chains, or tire chains, are devices fitted to the tires of vehicles to provide maximum traction when driving through snow and ice.Snow chains attach to the drive wheels of a vehicle or special sy...
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Hutchens device
The Hutchens device is a device for protecting race car drivers in the event of an accident by controlling head movement, reducing head and neck injuries due to whiplash. It consists of a series of st...
Safety car
In motorsport, a safety car or pace car is a car which limits the speed of competing cars on a racetrack in the case of a caution period such as an obstruction on the track. During a caution period th...
Safety car - Wikipedia
Backup camera
A backup camera (also called reversing camera) is a special type of video camera that is produced specifically for the purpose of being attached to the rear of a vehicle to aid in backing up, and to a...
Backup camera - Wikipedia
Seat belt use rates by country
This is a table of seat belt use rates (percent) in various countries worldwide.
Ignition interlock device
An ignition interlock device or breath alcohol ignition interlock device (IID and BAIID) is a mechanism, like a breathalyzer, installed on a motor vehicle's dashboard. Before the vehicle's motor can b...
Electronic stability control
Electronic stability control (ESC), also referred to as electronic stability program (ESP) or dynamic stability control (DSC), is a computerized technology that improves a vehicle's stability by dete...
Motorcycle headlamp modulator
A motorcycle headlamp modulator (or simply headlamp modulator) is an accessory device that oscillates the intensity of a motorcycle headlamp at 240 ±40 cycles per minute (~4 Hz) between approxima...
Safety Connect
Safety Connect is a subscription-based telematics system introduced by Toyota Motor Corporation in 2009 for its Toyota-branded and Lexus models. The system provides communications, roadside assistanc...
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Britax
Britax is a global manufacturer of childcare products including car seats, strollers, high chairs and more.
It began making automotive safety equipment and accessories in 1938, and to import car a...
Breathalyzer
A breathalyzer or breathalyser (a portmanteau of breath and analyzer/analyser) is a device for estimating blood alcohol content (BAC) from a breath sample. Breathalyzer is the brand name for the instr...
Breathalyzer - Wikipedia
Power steering
In automobiles, power steering (also known as power assisted steering (PAS) or steering assist system) helps drivers steer by augmenting steering effort of the steering wheel.Hydraulic or electric ac...
Power steering - Wikipedia