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  • Formula E Spark-Renault SRT_01E

    Formula E Spark-Renault SRT_01E

    Formula-E publically unveiled their all-electric race cars in Las Vegas at the International CES show. The single seat Spark-Renault SRT_01E is made from aluminium and carbon fibre and is......

  • What Is BMW ARS?

    What Is BMW ARS?

    BMW ARS or Active Roll Stabilization is an active suspension system that is designed to reduce body roll when cornering. The system uses sensors in the vehicle to determine when body roll occurs and adjusts......

  • What Is Audi Dynamic Steering?

    What Is Audi Dynamic Steering?

    Audi dynamic steering is a system that changes the steering ratio and weight depending on vehicle speed. When the vehicle is traveling at highway speeds the system becomes more indirect, meaning......

  • What Is Audi Park Assist?

    What Is Audi Park Assist?

    Audi Park Assist is an automatic parking system found on some Audi models. The system uses ultrasonic sensors (and the backup camera on some models) to locate park spots and detect obstacles. Once a......

  • What Is The Audi Driver Information System?

    What Is The Audi Driver Information System?

    The Audi Driver Information System (or DIS) is a system that displays information in the center of the instrument cluster where it can be checked quickly and easily. Using buttons......

  • What Is The BMW Parking Assistant?

    What Is The BMW Parking Assistant?

    The BMW Parking Assistant (also called BMW Park Assistant) is BMW's automatic parking system. While traveling at speeds less than approximately 22 mph the system will automatically scan for......

  • What Is BMW Mobile Office?

    What Is BMW Mobile Office?

    BMW's Mobile Office feature lets you to stay up to date while driving. The system allows you to view your address book (and send entries to the phone or navigation system), read your e-mail, and......

  • What Is BMW Active Cruise Control?

    What Is BMW Active Cruise Control?

    BMW Active Cruise Control is a cruise control system that can not only maintain a constant speed, but also adjust the speed automatically to ensure that you always remain a safe distance......

  • What Is The Audi R tronic Transmission?

    What Is The Audi R tronic Transmission?

    The Audi R tronic Transmission is an automated 6-speed manual transmission that can either shift itself automatically or be shifted manually using the steering wheel mounted shift......

  • What Are Audi Ceramic Brakes?

    What Are Audi Ceramic Brakes?

    Audi ceramic brakes offer excellent stopping power and also have better fade resistance than traditional brakes, while weighing less. The brakes are made out of carbon fiber reinforced......