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The first lady

22 Nov, 2005

Meet the new member of the crash test dummy family - she's officially called 'short woman'.

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Firm takes rear view on safety

22 Nov, 2005

This is Renault's idea of making a big impact! The firm crashed a new Clio and Scenic into each other this week as it threw down the gauntlet to other makers on rear seat impact protection.

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Champion crew cut to the quick

22 Nov, 2005

IF you're ever trapped in a car in a traffic accident, these are the guys to call! The six UK firefighters have proved they can cut it at the highest level after taking top honours in the World Extrication Championships.

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Jeep makes a point on Compass

22 Nov, 2005

There's a Compass heading in your direction, we can reveal.

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Oil's well for SEAT diesels

22 Nov, 2005

More power and lower emissions - that's how SEAT has revamped its Alhambra and Ibiza range, with two fresh diesel engines.

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Game of life

22 Nov, 2005

A new video racing game, in which you try not to crash out, has been developed by Xbox and Volvo. Drive for Life puts the emphasis on safe driving rather than burnout-style speeding frenzies.

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Cold calling

22 Nov, 2005

The first cold snap of the winter has brought a warning from vehicle security company Retainagroup. Leaving your car idling to warm up and defrost first thing in the morning is inviting vehicle theft.