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Tips for driving with technology

Mobile communications and GPS systems used as sat-navs are becoming very common in cars. Whether you are connecting your Bluetooth to blast tunes or looking for the nearest Waitrose, these have become a fundamental part of the daily drive for many of us. This week’s tips give advice on using technology to complement your driving, […]

American Center for Mobility gets its 1000th robot from AB Dynamics

  In a major milestone for the UK-based manufacturer, AB Dynamics has delivered its 1,000th robot system to the American Center for Mobility (ACM) based in Michigan, USA – a national facility for connected and automated vehicle (CAV) research, testing, product development, validation and certification. The occasion was marked by a handover ceremony attended by […]

The future of digital deliveries by Ford

The next time you order a sweater it could arrive at your doorstep with help from a new “warehouse on wheels” – currently being trialed in London – that has the potential to help cut traffic, reduce emissions, and improve delivery times. From groceries to fashion, the growth in online shopping across Europe means the […]

Oscar Special: Hollywood’s hottest rides

With the Oscars taking place in Hollywood this Sunday, automotive experts hpi has revealed its list of the most iconic cars to star on the silver screen. Following a poll amongst its team of motoring editors, hpi has identified the top 10 most iconic movie cars: 10) 1966 Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider Duetto – as […]

Volkswagen’s electric offensive – new gen cars at Chattanooga, fast charging station at Hanover

  The Volkswagen brand is forging ahead consistently with its electric offensive and has now announced the first production location in North America. In future, the Chattanooga plant in Tennessee is to produce vehicles based on the modular electric toolkit MEB, a new generation of electric cars. For this purpose, Volkswagen is investing about US$ […]

Continental urges drivers to watch their way to safer tires

German tire manufacturer, Continental, has teamed up with TV presenter and motoring expert Jonny Smith to produce a series of new videos designed to help drivers keep their tires in up to date condition. The series, initially comprising five films, offers simple, helpful advice on important areas of basic tire maintenance. The aim of the […]

Importance of Quick Brake Repair for your Car!

Your brakes are an important and essential part of your automobile. While all other parts help you get moving, brakes ensure that you can quickly stop, and brakes ensure you remain safe while on the road. Thus, it is important to have your brakes checked repeatedly and repaired at the first sign of a problem. […]

Don’t freeze this winter!

It is winter time and you are heading for a New Years shopping spree with your family. You decide to turn on the heating / cooling system. After driving for a mile or so, your cabin is all fogged up covering every window with condensation. You ignore this by wiping the glass with your hands and […]
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