Brakes

Cars Used To Come With Rear-Only ABS Brakes And That’s Just Strange

Cars Used To Come With Rear-Only ABS Brakes And That’s Just Strange

Every car in the U.S. after 2011 has had to be equipped with electronic stability control thanks to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 126. This means they all have four-wheel antilock brakes. But not too long ago, many cars had no ABS at all; More interesting, though, is an intermediate…

This Is What Happens When You Put Smart Brakes In Bumper Cars

This Is What Happens When You Put Smart Brakes In Bumper Cars

Here’s one of those ads that make you go, “those damn consumerism pimping bastards actually came up with an annoyingly clever idea.” Volkswagen outfitted bumper cars with its City Emergency Brake technology so that when you try and bump another car, the ultrasonic sensors would force the bumper car to…