iPhone users who have the TomTom apps installed on their phones will now be able to update their TomTom 1.2 version to 1.3. The TomTom 1.3 version will come equipped with a new feature, HD Traffic updates, which will offer users with dynamic real-time information that helps them to avoid traffic delays and find the […]
Augmented reality seems to be all the rage at the moment and it would appear that Auto Trader is getting in on the action too. If you are scouting for a second hand car and own or happen to have an iPhone 3GS handy then you might want to take a look at this brand […]
The auto blog reviews for cars has revealed that BMW have started trialling electric powered MINIs in the UK. This is the first UK trial for real world drivers to experience a fast charging electric car under everyday conditions.
We’re all human, and drinking to excess is something most of us find fun. But if you don’t want to one of the almost 900 people who die in drink related road crashes every year then invest in one of these handy little breathalyzer gadgets to make sure the alcohol has left your system before you get in the car that night or the morning after.
Isn’t there anything that Facebook can’t do… Volvo Cars have released a new Facebook game in which you need to virtually drive around the world in 80 days. In the game, which has been released to promote Volvo’s super fuel efficient C30 DRIVe, you DRIVe (sorry, their pun, not mine) the C30 around the world using only your network of Facebook friends.
Imagine driving to Sainsbury’s or Tesco and getting out of the car at the supermarket entrance and then the car drives off to park itself. Dream, madness… Well it is almost a reality. Researchers at Stanford University’s School of Engineering have demonstrated a car that can park itself.
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According to recent research more than half of all computer users customise the look and feel of their desktops and if you like cars the chances are that your background picture is of your favourite car! Now Infiniti, the Japanese performance car maker has teamed up with Microsoft to provide Infiniti-inspired backgrounds, slide shows, screen savers for Windows 7.
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Imagine this, you leave your home in the morning and drive to the motorway. Once there you team up with a number of other cars and you all inch close to each other. Then once you are in formation you can let go of the steering wheel and spend your time reading the morning paper, talking on the phone or watching the TV, while your car drives itself in complete safety.