Watch Stanford's Autonomous Audi TTS Hit 120 MPH

Skynet has become self aware. Well, not quite, but Stanford's autonomous Audi TTS, Shelley, gave several human drivers a run for their money at California's Thunderhill Raceway. » 8/20/12 1:30pm 8/20/12 1:30pm

Cars With Lane Departure Warning Systems Get In More Crashes

You would think that high tech safety options like automated low speed braking, adaptive headlights, and lane departure indicators would make cars safer to drive. » 7/03/12 7:30am 7/03/12 7:30am

Crash Avoidance Technology Only "Kind of" Works, Says IIHS

The Institute for Highway Safety has concluded a study that shows the crash avoidance technology like blind-spot sensors, forward collision automatic braking, lane-departure warnings, emergency brake assistance and adaptive headlights won't significantly help prevent fatal car crashes and it is mostly due to the… » 4/17/08 3:40pm 4/17/08 3:40pm