Previous National Security Boss Okazaki Bites The Dust At 73

Former national wellbeing boss Okazaki bites the dust at 73Tomiko Okazaki, a previous executive of the National Public Safety Commission and vice president of the Democratic Party of Japan, passed on Sunday at a doctor's facility in Sendai, as per the gathering's Miyagi Prefecture section. She was 73.
Okazaki, a previous anchorwoman of a nearby communicating station in Miyagi, acquired a seat in the House of Councilors race in 1990 on the ticket of the dead Japan Socialist Party.

2017 Toyota C-hr Gets Five-star Ancap Safety Rating

2017 Toyota C-HR gets five-star ANCAP safety ratingThe recently-launched 2017 Toyota C-HR has been awarded a maximum five-star safety rating by independent crash test authority ANCAP.
Fitted with autonomous emergency braking (AEB) and lane support systems (LSS) as standard, the C-HR performed well in all assessment areas, achieving an overall score of 33.18 out of 38 for adult occupant protection.

2017 Subaru Impreza Earns Iihs 2017 Top Safety Pick + Award

2017 Subaru Impreza Earns Iihs 2017 Top Safety Pick + AwardSubaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2017 Impreza, when equipped with optional EyeSight Driver Assist Technology, received the 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK award. When equipped with EyeSight and LED Steering Responsive Headlights, received the 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

2017 Honda Ridgeline Tops Pickup Trucks In Safety

2017 Honda Ridgeline Tops Pickup Trucks in Safety by Earning 5-Star Overall Vehicle Rating from NHTSAThe 2017 Honda Ridgeline, recently named 2017 North American Truck of the Year, is now the only pickup truck in America to earn the highest possible safety ratings from both the U.S. government and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The 2017 Ridgeline earned a best possible 5-Star Overall Vehicle Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) with Ridgeline already ranking as the first and only pickup to earn a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the IIHS.1

Lexus Chief Engineer Boasts About The Cutting-edge Safety Tech Of The 2018 Ls

Lexus Chief Engineer Boasts About The Cutting-Edge Safety Tech Of The 2018 LSWhile the all-new 2018 Lexus LS will look and feel remarkably different compared to its predecessor, chief engineer Toshio Asahi claims there's way more to it than meets the eye.
Asahi says that their new flagship model features three world-first safety technologies, starting with the new pre-crash auto-steering system, followed by an advanced head-up display with two new functions.

Three World-first Safety Technologies To Debut On New Lexus Ls 500

Three World-First Safety Technologies to Debut on New Lexus LS 500Automotive News has new information on the fifth-generation Lexus LS 500 safety systems — the new flagship sedan will debut with three world-first safety technologies:
There’s a new steering system that will automatically steer around cars to avoid an impending collision or a pedestrian, rather than just applying the brakes.

Toyota: Advanced Safety For Corolla Hatch

Toyota: Advanced Safety For Corolla HatchToyota has further boosted the safety technology for its Corolla hatch with three new leading-edge technologies available across the range.
The package - pre-collision safety system with forward collision warning and autonomous emergency braking, lane departure alert and automatic high beam - is now standard equipment on the top-of-the range $30,0201 ZR hatch.

Toyota Corolla Celebrates 50 Years With New Style And Safety

Toyota Corolla Celebrates 50 Years with New Style and SafetyToyota is marking the 50th anniversary of Corolla with a major upgrade for the sedan that incorporates new safety and technology features, more standard equipment and refreshed styling.
Advanced safety equipment now available across the sedan range includes a pre-collision system with autonomous emergency braking.

2017 Subaru Legacy, Outback And Forester Meet Iihs’ Highest Standard Of Safety

2017 Subaru Legacy, Outback and Forester Meet IIHS’ Highest Standard of Safety Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (FHI), the manufacturer of Subaru automobiles, today announced that the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS; a nonprofit organization supported by auto insurers in the US) has awarded the highest standard of safety, 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ (TSP+), along with “Good” and “Acceptable” ratings for the newly introduced headlight evaluations, to the 2017 Subaru Legacy (when equipped with Optional EyeSight and specific headlights), Outback (when equipped with Optional EyeSight and specific headlights) and Forester (when equipped with Optional EyeSight and specific headlights built after Oct. 2016) .

2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima And Rogue Earn Top Safety Pick Plus Iihs

2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima and Rogue earn Top Safety Pick Plus IIHSThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today awarded three 2017 Nissan vehicles with its "Top Safety Pick Plus" (TSP+) vehicle safety rating, which is the group's highest-available designation. The 2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima and Rogue each scored at least a "Good" rating in all five "Top Safety Pick" (TSP) test categories and earned "Top Safety Pick Plus" status with "Advanced" or "Superior" ratings for front crash prevention for models equipped with optional Forward Emergency Braking. Beginning this year a "Good" or "Acceptable" rating for headlight performance is also required to earn a TSP+ rating.

Acura Mdx Earns Top Safety Pick+ Rating

Acura MDX Earns TOP SAFETY PICK PLUS IIHSThe 2017 Acura MDX earned TOP SAFETY PICK+, the highest designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), for its fourth consecutive year. Acura earned a total of two TOP SAFETY PICK+ and two TOP SAFETY PICK ratings for 2017, making Acura a top leader in safety ratings in the automotive industry.

2017 Infiniti Qx80 Offers More Comfort & Safety Kit

2017 Infiniti QX80 Offers More Comfort & Safety KitInfiniti has released the 2017 QX80, which is on sale at dealers across the nation.
Available in three flavors (QX80, QX80 4WD, and QX80 4WD Limited), the brand's flagship SUV carries a starting price of $63,850, without destination and handling, for the most basic version, and, besides the Mocha Almond color, which is available on all models, benefits from several new features.

2017 Toyota Rav4 Gets More Safety Kit In The Uk

2017 Toyota RAV4 Gets More Safety Kit In The UKToyota has made a series of updates to the RAV4 for the 2017MY consisting of additional safety features, more gadgets and new color options.
The most important addition to the range is the Safety Sense, which becomes standard across all models except for the entry-level Active Trim, where it can be had as an option of £1,060 (on top of the SUV's starting price of £23,755. The suite of driver assist technology includes Pre-Collision with autonomous braking, Lane Departure Alert, adaptive cruise control, automatic high beam and road sign assist.