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20 Automakers Commit to Making Automatic Emergency Braking Standard by 2022

Family car time is about to get even safer. Today the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced that 20 automakers, representing more than 99 percent of the U.S. auto market, have committed to making automatic emergency braking a standard feature no later than Sept 1, 2022. Automakers making the commitment are

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5 Things That Make the 2017 Ford Fusion so Technologically Advanced

In January, Ford introduced the all-new 2017 Ford Fusion, complete with technological innovations that make it stand out in its class. Here are five reasons it stands out: It combines all-wheel drive and a twin-turbocharged V6 engine. The combination is a class-exclusive and is set to outpower the 2016 BMW 340 with a projected 325 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque.

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2017 Ford Escape Getting Windshield Wiper De-Icer System

It may feel like spring now but when you’re purchasing a vehicle this summer, you’re going to want to know what it is capable of in the winter. The 2017 Ford Escape is Ford’s first Ford SUV in United States to get Cold Weather Package featuring available windshield wiper de-icer. Not only is the feature available when you get in the vehicle,

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BraunAbility MXV Becomes Ford’s First Wheelchair-Accessible SUV

When it comes to wheelchair-accessible vehicles, most buyers are forced to choose from a series of vans. Now, thanks to a partnership between BraunAbility and Ford, buyers have another open- a SUV. The partnership gives owners what Ford calls, “the quality and dependability of a BraunAbility mobility vehicle, and the adventurous, ‘unstoppable’ spirit of an Explorer.” The BraunAbility MXV is the

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2017 Ford Escape Getting Fresh Interior, New Engines, Driver Assist Technologies

Escape customers have said what they want and Ford has listened. For model year 2017, the popular Ford crossover will be getting the latest driver-assist technologies, connectivity, interior improvements and two new EcoBoost engines.   The 2017 Escape, scheduled to launch in the spring, will feature available SYNC® Connect mobile access and driver-assist technologies such as adaptive cruise control and collision warning with brake support, a lane-keeping

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10 Vehicles Debuting at the 2016 North American International Auto Show

What’s new, fresh, hot and coming to the North American International Auto Show to debut to the world? These are ten models you’ll want to look out for. Acura Precision Concept The automakers says that the concept, “will help set the direction for future Acura design; in particular, the next generation of performance-luxury sedans.” Acura will likely be debuting the

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