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Volvo announces cyclist detector

Volvo announces cyclist detector

Although we don’t usually take a lot of interest in autoshows, who could resist the blurb from Volvo about their new cyclist detector? Doug Speck, Senior VP of Marketing, Sales and Customer Service at Volvo, literally rolled out another Volvo world first in car safety yesterday when he arrived on stage at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show press conference riding a bicycle. He announced that Volvo will incorporate a scanner technology that detects and automatically brakes … Read entire article »

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Pedal Power – rolling with the times

Pedal Power – rolling with the times

With 3500 members and more than 40 years’ experience in advocacy, you would think that Canberra’s Pedal Power might think it had all the answers, but instead it is an organisation in the process of reinventing itself. John Armstrong, Executive Officer of PP since October 2010, says one of its main strengths is its openness to critical self-reflection. “Pedal Power has had a very traditional image: conservative, with the typical member being a bearded man wearing a … Read entire article »

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