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pre-collision system

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News, analysis and tips on the Google Android operating system, and devices and apps that use it.

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Toyota Prius' Pre-Collision System

Today's video blog breaks down the benefits of the Pre-Collision system in the Toyota Prius and how it works.

By March 10, 2010

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ABCs of Car Tech: Driver aid systems

In this week's edition, CNET takes a look at the advanced car tech systems that help prevent accidents and make driving more convenient.

By January 25, 2012

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Toyota's pre-crash safety system can steer cars away from danger

A new safety system from Toyota will automatically take control of the steering wheel, veering the car away from a collision if it isn't able to stop before an impact.

By July 25, 2011

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When braking isn't enough, Toyotas will steer you away from crash

To reduce pedestrian fatalities, Toyota is testing a precollisin system that will steer vehicles away from a person or object if the vehicle can't brake in time to avoid hitting it.

By July 21, 2011

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2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI

With the same chassis and weight improvements, but more torque than the gasoline version, the 2015 Golf TDI is worth paying just a bit more.

May 15, 2014

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2014 Lexus LX 570

The 2014 Lexus LX 570 blends the off-road pedigree of the legendary Land Cruiser with on-road comfort and manners befitting its luxury Lexus badge.

July 16, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 16, 2014

MSRP: $81,780.00

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2014 Toyota Avalon Limited

The 2014 Toyota Avalon Limited blurs the lines between premium and luxury with predictable but not soulless performance -- and a few surprising tech tricks.

April 9, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 9, 2014

MSRP: $39,650.00

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Volvo makes it safer to be a pedestrian

A new collision warning system detects pedestrians in front of the car, activates a warning if there is risk of an accident, and will also automatically activate the brakes if the driver doesn't respond.

By September 15, 2010

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2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E

Though its standard cabin tech is a mixed bag, the 2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive E boasts loads of available safety features and one of the most complex and entertaining powertrains in this class.

May 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 16, 2014

MSRP: $38,150.00

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2014 Buick Enclave Premium AWD

The smooth and quiet Buick Enclave Premium is well equipped with new tech and safety features, but doesn't feel as luxurious as its price tag indicates.

December 17, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating December 17, 2013

MSRP: $48,315.00