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This graphic provided by Volvo shows how a rear cross-traffic system spots oncoming vehicles. New cars can come laden with safety technology, some that warns you and some that also takes action to protect you. (Courtesy of Volvo Car Corp. via AP) NYBZ313 NYBZ313

Sizing up new car-safety technology

Here is an overview of the advanced safety features you're likely to encounter when shopping for a new car, along with examples of what carmakers...