Car Ownership Tips

  • All About the GoPro IPO

    All About the GoPro IPO

    GoPro recently held their IPO (or initial public offering) on June 26th, and so far it seems to have been a tremendous success. Shares were initially priced at $24, but are now trading at over $35 a......

  • What Is Ford

    What Is Ford's Adaptive Steering

    While nearly all cars today have power steering, and some have variable effort, currently most vehicles have a fixed steering ratio, meaning that at low speeds more steering input is required......

  • How To Find Your Car

    How To Find Your Car's Owner's Manual Online

    There are a number of things in this life with which we have love/hate relationships. Typically, our cars’ owner’s manuals fall into this category. On the one hand, we......

  • What Is Throttle By Wire?

    What Is Throttle By Wire?

    Drive by wire is a technology that replaces traditional physical connections with a wire carrying an electronic signal. For example, on gasoline engines the throttle cable normally runs from the gas......

  • What Is The Fiat Dualogic Transmission?

    What Is The Fiat Dualogic Transmission?

    The Fiat Dualogic transmission is a 'clutchless' manual gearbox that can be used in either automatic or manual (or semi-automatic) mode. The gearbox is a robotized manual transmission......

  • Papago! GoSafe 110 and P3 Dash Cameras

    Papago! GoSafe 110 and P3 Dash Cameras

    Papago! is a company that makes aftermarket tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS), sports and fitness watches, action cams, and our focus today, dash cameras. We took a look at the......

  • What Is The Audi A5 Sport Package?

    What Is The Audi A5 Sport Package?

    The Audi A5 is a small 2-door coupe, powered by a turbocharged 2.0l 4-cylinder engine that puts out 220 HP, and available with either a 6-speed manual or 8-speed Tiptronic automatic......

  • What To Do If Your Car Is Recalled

    What To Do If Your Car Is Recalled

    Seems every time you turn on the news these days, yet another manufacturer is recalling yet another group of cars. And, while the TV reporters gleefully tell you the recall is happening,......

  • What Is The Audi A4 Premium Plus Package?

    What Is The Audi A4 Premium Plus Package?

    The Audi A4 is a compact 4-door luxury sedan, available with a wide selection drivetrains. Power comes from a 2.0l turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that puts out 220 HP, and is sent......

  • What Is The Audi A4 Premium Package?

    What Is The Audi A4 Premium Package?

    The Audi A4 with Premium package is the entry level version of Audi's compact 4-door sedan. The only engine available is a 220 HP turbocharged 2.0l 4-cylinder, however there are several......