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5 future car technologies that will be commonplace within a decade

Predictions are, by definition, hit or miss. And, if commentators from the 1950s were anything to go by, mostly miss – otherwise, we would all be zipping around in flying cars today. To avoid the same embarrassment, The Peak eschews blind optimism and scours laboratories for promising, nascent technologies, to make educated guesses on what would disrupt the automotive mainstream within 10 ... Read More »

2017 Seattle Auto Show: 5 Things You Can’t Miss

LoweStock/iStock/Thinkstock CARS.COM — Seattle, that outpost of caffeinated civilization in our nation’s 42nd state, has earned a reputation for grunge music, internet phenoms and guys slinging the morning catch — not to mention an unrelenting drizzle from November to May. What better way to kick off that season than the 2017 Seattle International Auto Show, an event sure to draw bumper-stickered ... Read More »

5 tips to win online races in Gran Turismo Sport

Compete to win online with these key tips for Sony’s upcoming GT Sport. Gran Turismo Sport represents a new direction for the prestigious racing simulator, the design team at developers Polyphony Digital concentrating their efforts on the world of online competition. This is a PS4 game in which offline, single player elements are secondary and racing against your fellow humans is ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Introduces Extended Warranty On All Cars Up To 5 Years

Improving the after sales and service experience, Indian auto major Maruti Suzuki has launched the ‘Forever Yours’ extended warranty programme for its complete range of cars across the standard and Nexa models. At present, all Maruti Suzuki cars are offered with a standard 2 year/40,000 km warranty, which can be now extended for a longer period, depending on the package you choose. ... Read More »

5 Tips For First Time Used Car Buying

The time has come when your 17-year-old hand-me-down and former prized possession finally dies on you. What are you going to do? If the answer to that question is to purchase a used car, there are a number of things to look out for before starting this process. While used cars can save you money without sacrificing the luxury of ... Read More »

5 Small Business Marketing Lessons from NPR’s Car Talk

This week the hosts of NPR’s most popular non-news show “Car Talk”  Tom and Ray Magliozzi announced in a post on their site “Time to Get Even Lazier”  that they would “stop and smell the cappuccino.”  Car Talk has been on the airwaves for over 35 years of which 25 years has been on NPR.  The Wall Street Journal said that Car Talk had an ... Read More »

Germany’s ‘Diesel Fear’ Leaves $5 Billion in Used Cars Gathering Dust

Germany’s back and forth over potential bans for diesel cars in cities is sapping demand for the vehicles and causing a backlog of used models on dealer lots that’s swelled to some 4.5 billion euros ($5.3 billion). A deal earlier this month between Germany and Volkswagen AG, Daimler AG and BMW AG to upgrade 5 million newer diesel cars and offer trade-in incentives on older models hasn’t ... Read More »

The top 5 features to look for in your future connected car

Shopping for a car is exciting, but understanding all the options can be intimidating. Finding the right type of car for your needs is just the beginning. Then come the decisions about paint and interior colors, wheels, etc. And now that cars are becoming computers on wheels — the “ultimate mobile devices” — technological options will soon mean even more ... Read More »

Watch The ‘Tech And Auto Show’: Audi A3 Cabrio, Volvo S90, Honor 8 Pro vs One Plus 5 & More

The Tech And Auto Show on CNN-News18. (Image: News18.com) On this episode of The ‘Tech And Auto Show,’ we get you the review of the Audi A3 Cabriolet along with the comparison between Honor 8 Pro vs Oner Plus 5. The Audi A3 Cabrio is the most budget friendly open tops in the country. There is also the Volvo S90 ... Read More »

2017 New York Auto Show: Top 5 Big Hits Of The Show

From the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon to the Audi RS3, the 2017 New York Auto Show fired on all cylinders and turned the latest instalment of the event into a massive success like its predecessors. We pick 5 of our favorite show stars. The 2017 New York Auto Show had its dates set right in between the Geneva and Shanghai ... Read More »