Documents • Aug 01, 2017 00:01 BST
A clear distinction between "Assisted" and "Automated" systems should be made by International Regulators considering future design standards for vehicles.
Documents • Feb 02, 2017 00:01 GMT
• Ford Mustang receives the first Euro NCAP Two Star rating given to one of the top 10 car brands since 2008 • Concerns about Ford Mustang’s crash protection of adult and child occupants • Worrying lack of safety equipment, that is offered to US consumers, but not available in UK
The five-star safety rating system helps consumers, their families and businesses compare vehicles more easily and identify the safest choice for their needs. It is determined from a series of vehicle tests, designed and carried out by Euro NCAP and represent, in a simplified way, important real life accident scenarios that could result in injured or killed car occupants or other road users.
Autonomous Emergency Braking or AEB is a safety technology which monitors the traffic conditions ahead and automatically brakes the car if the driver fails to respond to an emergency situation. This briefing document explains more about the technology and how it could help lead to a crash free future.
Available with either two or four wheel drive, the all new Mazda CX-3 is a compact crossover and went on sale in the UK in June 2015. Based on the new Mazda 2, the CX-3 shares the same wheelbase but is longer and slightly taller, combining a high driving position with rugged looks.