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Volkswagen develops Temporary Auto Pilot system

06/24/2011, It looks like the days of steering wheel-controlled cars are coming to an end. Volkswagen has managed to develop a temporary autopilot system that brings us one step closer to having cars that don’t need drivers to move. Developed together with the...

Pioneer AppRadio: In-Dash iPhone Apps

05/25/2011, Earlier today Pioneer has showed us the Pioneer AppRadio, an in-dash device that integrates the iPhone 4 to your car in a way that no other solution does. AppRadio is basically a multi-touch display that is designed to be mounted and completely integrated...

Getaround CarKit lets you turn your car into a source of income

05/25/2011, Do you have a highly desirable car that people are always asking to borrow off you? Wish you could somehow turn that into a business?  Well, the folks over at Getaround seem to think you can. They’ve just announced the launch of the Getaround...

The feds want black boxes in your cars too

05/24/2011, According to a report from Wired, federal officials will be announcing next month that black boxes will be mandatory in all cars. Yes, the very same black boxes used by investigators to recreate the last few moments of a plane before it crashes will be a...

Lubricheck makes sure you change your engine oil on time

05/10/2011, When it comes to cars, technology has certainly improved by leaps and bounds, letting you change the engine oil at intervals that are far longer than what it used to be. For older vehicles, generally 3 months or 5,000km (whichever comes first) is a rule...

Volkswagen unveils the next generation Beetle

04/18/2011, Volkswagen has just revealed to the world the next generation Beetle. And despite being around for over 60 years, the Beetle is only entering its 3rd generation next year. The Beetle was first introduced back in 1949, and sold for 30 years before being...

Audi A3 e-Tron unveiled

04/11/2011, Everyone’s going green, and car makers are no exception. Audi has just shown off their latest green vehicle called the Audio A3 e-Tron. Powered completely by electricity (like the Nissan LEAF), the Audi A3 e-Tron is based on the Sportback version of...

Bugatti 16C Galibier sedan will go into production

04/05/2011, Bugatti’s 16C Galibier concept car that was shown off at the 2010 Geneva auto show will become a reality in 2-3 years. According to reports, Volkswagen, Bugatti’s parent company has given them the green light to put the super car into...

Car with 4 subwoofers tears a phonebook to pieces

04/01/2011, If you thought car subwoofers were harmless, think again. Remember the 26,000 watt speaker system we wrote about previously? Well, Steve Meade recently uploaded a video, showing off the car’s audio system. He goes into more detail in the video,...

Battery Replacement stations available now in Israel

03/31/2011, One of the major annoyances that we face while driving green vehicles that run on electricity is the long time it takes to get those batteries recharged. Especially when you’re in a rush and you can’t afford to wait around for an hour to get...

This RC car shoots and speeds

03/29/2011, What’s cooler than a remote controlled, heavy duty, all-terrain vehicle? How about a remote controlled, heavy duty, all-terrain vehicle that shoots water? And that’s what the Remote Control Car with Water Gun is. A monster truck-type of...