The first few days after buying a new car are very special for many of us. We don’t drive the new car in a rash manner and take extra care to ensure that we don’t scratch the shiny new paintwork. One can only imagine how it must feel totaling your brand new car just the day after you’ve bought it, particularly when it’s a McLaren 720S sports car worth […]
Germany wants to push its citizens to buy more environmentally friendly cars. The country’s federal council a.k.a the Bundesrat has passed a resolution calling for a ban on new internal combustion engine cars by 2030. Once the ban is enforced, citizens will only be allowed to buy a zero-emissions car, it won’t matter if it runs on a hydrogen fuel cell or electricity, it just can’t have an internal combustion […]
Many people aren’t sure how they should go about jumpstarting a car that has a depleted battery. I have to do it from time to time because I have an old car that I don’t use much, so I’ll explain how to do it, and share some tips that could save time and money in the future. Make sure that you read the safety bits too.
Since there are hybrid devices around these days, it also makes perfect sense to have hybrid cars, right? The Sand Racer from Zarooq Motors is certainly a menacing looking piece of machinery – but it has its strong point in being able to make its way around on desert sand as well, in addition to regular asphalt, with a strong performance on either surface – now how about that when […]
Getting one’s hands on the most expensive car is a dream many lives with. Although, only few get to live this dream, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have the right to imagine yourself in one of those mean machines.To feast your appetite, we are going to list the top 5 most expensive road-legal cars in the world. We are not going to mention any antique or highest auctioned cars, […]
Speed and cars, two things that will never be separated. For many, it doesn’t matter how cool your car is, or for how much you bought it, but “how fast can it go?”. The thrill of speed is adored by millions of car lovers, which is why we have created this list of the 5 fastest cars in the world to satisfy your hunger. [photo credit Dan DeChiaro, Flickr]
As modern vehicles become connected they also become vulnerable to attacks from hackers. Only recently it was demonstrated how hackers can remotely gain access to a Jeep and run it into a ditch even while being miles away from the car. Hacker Samy Kamkar has discovered a vulnerability in OnStar which can allow hackers to remote unlock and start the car.
The Abu Dhabi Police has no shortage of exotic super cars in its fleet but the latest addition is miles ahead of what it already has, both in terms of price and performance. Lykan HyperSport is now a part of the Abu Dhabi Police fleet, it’s a limited production car by W Motors, a Lebanese company. If you can’t quite remember where you’ve seen this car, it featured in the […]
Unless you have the money to splash out on a new car every 18 months, chances are, the tech in your trunk is a pile of junk.Such is the speed of the tech industry, even if you’ve just splurged on a brand new, shiny automobile, in a year’s time, the tech inside will be woefully out of date. And while waiting in line once a year for a new phone […]
Earlier this year, a German company by the name of Quant took the wraps off a car powered by the company’s nanoFLOWCELL technology. If advancements in vehicular technology is of interest to you, you might be pleased to learn that the vehicle is expected to make its debut on the road as it has been approved for real-world testing by the TUV, Germany’s road safety monitoring agency.Now safe to say […]
There is a lot of work being done right now in the automobile industry. Some of the biggest companies are now devoting time and resources to self-driving cars. The technology and platforms we use everyday are also looking to expand into our vehicles, bringing them into our exceedingly digital life as well. As it stands, self-driving technology is still far off. Conventional cruise control can hardly be put in the same basket. There […]
Self-driving cars are the future. Many major auto manufacturers are already working on their autonomous cars while you also have companies like Google trying to make it in this space. Even though the technology has considerably advanced over the past couple of years in most countries laws have yet to be amended to allow driver-less cars on the road. Folks across the pond are now amending the UK driving code so that […]
[CES 2014] They say that money is unable to buy you happiness. Well, it can buy you a lot of things, but the kind of inner joy that comes from those things last but for a moment, so that saying is pretty much true. However, money can buy you a certain degree of peace, and case in point, the Cobra Drive HD Series dash cams that have just been announced […]
Conan O’Brien is no stranger to technology as we’ve seen him review several video games and has even given us insight as to what people are probably using their iPads for. Recently, Conan decided to use a service that seems to be gaining in popularity and that’s using apps to have complete strangers give you a ride for a fee.