The Mechanics of ABC News' Unintended Toyota Acceleration Hoax

Toyota today slammed the mechanics behind Brian Ross' ABC News report on unintended acceleration, showing how they were manipulated by recreating the same fault on a Chevy, Mercedes, Honda and Ford. Here's how the hoax occurred. » 3/08/10 2:50pm 3/08/10 2:50pm

Making Cars Look Like Animals Could Reduce Accidents

A study conducted by Yale and the University of California has found that the human brain is more attuned to detecting animal than mechanical motion. The results could point the way for safer cars being made in the image of wildlife. In tests, subjects were over three times as likely to recognize motion in animals than … » 10/04/07 1:14pm 10/04/07 1:14pm