Autonomous braking technology with proven potential to save countless lives, injuries and inconvenience.Ask for AEB on your next car and together we can Stop The Crash!
Thatcham 1st - VW Passat
8th generation with advanced materials and AEB
Thatcham 1st - Jaguar XE Saloon
Aluminium intensive with ADAS & head-up display
Thatcham 1st - VW Golf GTE
The plug-in hybrid variant of the popular VW Golf
Thatcham Supports Call for Worldwide Mandation of ESC
As a new worldwide vehicle safety campaign kicked off in South America, Thatcham experts backed up calls to mandate ESC in Brazil.
Key role for Thatcham in China
Thatcham Research has confirmed a partnership with CATARC enabling the introduction of a vehicle insurance rating scheme into China.
Establishing standards to promote consumer confidence around vehicle cyber security is high on the agenda as Thatcham turns attentions to combatting future car crime.
Currie to Chair Re-Shaped Thatcham Board
Thatcham Research has announced the appointment of RSA’s Ian Currie as the new Chairman of the Thatcham non-executive Board, with immediate effect.
Communications Step Change at Thatcham
Thatcham Research has made a significant step change in its B2C communications with the appointment of James Smith to the newly created Head of Communications role.
Thatcham Gathers International Expertise Together in the UK
Automotive research and repair experts from around the globe met in the UK this week at the Thatcham hosted RCAR conference.
Thatcham Challenges EU Car Makers
Thatcham calls on vehicle manufacturers in Europe to match their USA commitment to fit autonomous emergency braking (AEB) as standard on all new cars.
New Car Reg to Bring record Breaking Safety
Thatcham predicts an additional 27,000 new cars with standard fit autonomous emergency braking (AEB) to hit UK roads this September.
East Meets West for Repair Expertise
Partnership underway to bring improved standards in vehicle assessment and crash repair to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Solus Apprentice Success Leads to New Recruitment Drive
Solus ARC announces the next phase of its apprenticeship strategy with a drive to recruit new talent headed for Thatcham's Academy
Auto Braking : HGVs to Catch Up With Cars
From November this year, EU legislation will mandate the fitment of AEB on most new HGVs over 7.5 tonnes
30 is the new 20 on LCV Insurance Groupings
The insurance group rating system for LCVs is to be restructured for 2016, with an increase to 30 groups being the key change.
VW Drives Down 3rd Party Personal Injury with AEB
The VW Golf is breaking records for its AEB system with 3rd party injury claims down 45% on an equivalent vehicle.
Thatcham Comes to the Rescue for BEN
Thatcham's technician hereos get the BEN events team back on the road.
AEB Reduces Crashes in Real World by 38%
Thatcham Research calls on fleet operators to make a decisive shift to buying only cars with Autonomous Emergency Braking as real-world data shows impressive results
Thatcham Awards Recognises Importance of Supporting Young Talent
Last night’s British Bodyshop Awards provided the perfect platform for Thatcham to acknowledge their own industry champion.
Methods in Half the Time with Methods Direct
Thatcham’s continuing product enhancements are proving to be a big hit with customers who are now generating repair methods in half the time with Methods Direct.
Join our experts at the Driverless Technology Conference & Exhibition when we'll be talking Cyber Security and semi autonomous safety technology.
As more engineers in the industry are involved in AEB technologies development and adaptation, it is now important to provide a forum for the exchange of knowledge and experiences.
Repair Focus 2015 - Book your placeThe very latest on modern technology, vehicle design and safe, cost effective crash repair. Book your free place at Repair Focus on 18th June.
The Auto Body & Motor Claims Trade Show will be the largest and most comprehensive car repair and claims event ever staged in Britain. As you 'd expect, Thatcham will be there.