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2013 Volvo XC60

The 2013 Volvo XC60 is a comfortable and uncomplicated driving SUV with a very advanced standard safety feature, but data-driven technology is absent from the cabin.

March 10, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating March 10, 2013

MSRP: $34,350.00

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Smarter Driver: Understanding forward-collision technology

There are a lot of technologies in cars that try to keep you from hitting things. Perhaps the one that does that best most bluntly is forward-collision technology.

By October 14, 2013

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NASA captures stunning galaxy collision 60M light-years away

The Chandra X-ray Observatory delivers astrophysicists another breathtaking first by capturing a dwarf galaxy smashing into a large spiral one.

By August 15, 2013

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Europe's space agency kicks off asteroid collision mission

Scientists begin investigations on whether it's possible to send small shuttles into space with the goal of smashing into and diverting oncoming asteroids.

By January 17, 2013

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Back to the future: Apple and Microsoft on collision course, again

Meanwhile, the new kid on the block -- Google -- is hoping they cancel each other out. Get out the popcorn and pull up a seat.

By August 30, 2012

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On the road with iOnRoad collision warning app for Android

We hit the road with the iOnRoad collision warning app for Android to see how it performs.

By August 12, 2011

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IIHS: Volvo's collision avoidance system most effective

Volvo XC60s equipped with City Safety frontal crash avoidance technology get into 27 percent fewer fender benders than other comparable SUVs, according to the IIHS.

By July 19, 2011

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MIT algorithm could help prevent midair collisions

System out of MIT International Center for Air Transportation creates puck-shaped GPS zones around small aircraft to prevent collisions and near-misses.

By July 6, 2011

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Suppliers ready collision-avoidance systems for mass-market vehicles

Collision-avoidance systems that combine radar and a camera soon may be ready for mass-market vehicles.

By June 17, 2011

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Volvo CISS lorry uses lasers, ultrasound to reduce collisions with cyclists

Volvo is trialling a laser-based safety system that could help reduce the number of cyclists killed or injured by lorries on busy city streets.

By May 18, 2011