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head-on collisions


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


Americans may have planned satellite collision, says Russian general

A former head of Russia's military space intelligence has suggested that the America may have planned for the collision between the American and Russian satellites in order to prove it can manipulate hostile satellites.

By March 4, 2009


Size matters in car collision test

Web video shows three front-to-front crash tests, each involving a microcar or minicar into a midsize model from the same manufacturer.

By April 15, 2009


Heads up! NASA satellite descends toward fiery doom

The descent of a dead, bus-size satellite has slowed a bit and radar tracking now indicates it will fall back to Earth late Friday or early Saturday, possibly showering debris along a 500-mile-long "footprint."

By September 23, 2011


Ford invites hackers to use Los Angeles city data

In what it bills the first developer conference hosted by an automaker during CTIA Super Mobility Week, Ford will run a hackathon where developers can build apps using data sets supplied by Los Angeles.

By July 31, 2014


Car Tech Live 210: CNET gets the Chevy Volt (podcast)

Toyota and Microsoft head for the clouds, 2010 the safest year ever on U.S. roads--the technologies behind that, what Lexus has up its green sleeve in New York, and we hit the road in the 2011 Chevy Volt.

By April 8, 2011


Honda tech warns drivers of pedestrian presence

Honda demonstrated today a new system to prevent cars from hitting pedestrians. A communication link between a car and a pedestrian's smartphone warns the driver of an impending collision.

By August 28, 2013


8 ways to transform your current ride into a cutting-edge tech car

We round up eight car technologies that you can add to update the ride you already own.

By August 20, 2014