Technology

Technology

  • What Is Apple CarPlay?

    Apple’s CarPlay is a system that is designed to allow the in-car stereo to seamlessly interact with iPhones, specifically the iPhone 5 and newer (currently the iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, and iPhone 5s).......

  • 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'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?

    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?

    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! 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?

    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 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?

    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......

  • What Is A Micro-Hybrid?

    A micro-hybrid is a car that automatically turns the engine off when the vehicle comes to a stop in traffic or at a light. These vehicles normally have a larger than standard battery (sometimes made of......