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Icy roads caused numerous fender benders across the state Saturday as a freezing rain fell most of the day and into the night.
Google’s self-driving vehicles have been involved in more than a dozen fender benders, and crashes like those are generally considered part of the industry’s learning curve.
Driving this thing out on the road would be a nightmare, given the fuel tanks for its in-built grill live in the trunk, making the prospect of a fender bender pretty dangerous.
The stretch of freeway experiences about 1,000 crashes annually, most of them rear-end fender benders.
Since the grand opening, there’s been only one slight fender bender on the boulevard, the city says.
In short, a car wreck is coming that will make dieselgate look like a fender bender.
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Definition of fender bender for English Language Learners
: a minor car accident
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