SO in the UK it should be called the “turn right assistant” but BMW's latest safety prototype is a device that physically stops car drivers from turning right into the path of oncoming bikes.“With the left turn assistant we’ve developed an assistance system which helps drivers wh...
A CAR DRIVER who killed a motorcyclist after pulling out into his path, has been cleared in court.Ian Duncan MacIntyre, 58, of Shepreth Road, Foxton, Cambridgeshire, pulled out of a junction at the A155 at Hagnaby in his Jaguar XF car into the path of David Blackburn, 53, from th...
ON the face of it cars and their drivers usually present a great enough threat to bikes without having extra explosives bolted to them, but a new technology from one of the world's leading car safety companies means doing just that.Autoliv is one of the pioneers when it comes to ...
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INTERWEB colossus Google has its sights set on changing more than just the virtual world – it's just managed to get a licence to use its prototype driverless cars on real roads in Nevada.The firm's prototype Toyota Prius has already covered 140,000 miles in testing, its only acci...
COULD future Hondas tell the car coming out of the side street up ahead to hang on a bloody minute, you're coming through?No, each Honda two-wheeler of the future won't come with a free Asimo to do your every bidding - but they well might be fitted with technology that can commun...
A POLICEMAN from the Avon and Somerset police force was killed while riding his motorbike to work near Biddestone, just outside Chippenham.The policeman, Pc Andy Gough, 41, worked at Filton police station, near Bristol. The accident happened on the A420 after he collided with a V...
AS IF drivers needed yet another distraction, experts are predicting most major-brand cars will have full Internet connectivity as soon as the end of next year. Jack Bergquist of IHS told the BBC that 'by the end of 2014, for some of the bigger brands, every vehicle they sell wil...
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