Technical

My Experiences Correctly Fitting Textar Brake Components

I got the opportunity to spend some time at the Textar test track recently. This allowed me to get a…

Motor Oil Disposal – Where To Get Rid Of Waste Oil?

Motor oil disposal is often ignored by car manufacturers yet is a task many of us will have to carry…

Comparison DV+ vs VTA vs Standard Diverter Valve Golf GTI

There's nothing out there that can quite indicate a turbocharged car like the noises it makes while driving. The intake…

TomTom Go 61 – A Familiar, Yet Slightly Updated Sat-Nav

The Go 61 is the next-generation model in TomTom’s mid-range navigation series. On sale at £169, it features TomTom traffic,…

Driving Hyundai NEXO Fuel Cell Car

I got the rare opportunity to drive a pre-production version of the Hyundai NEXO fuel cell car, which supersedes the ix35. Their…

The History Of Fuel Injection

Just like any other field, the motor industry has experienced tangible transformations and developments over the years. The changes are…

BorgWarner eBooster: Supplement for Turbochargers

The turbocharger is a wonderful invention, bringing mankind the much-needed efficiency. Without them, many modern engines would be either woefully…

Flooded RX8 – How to Start a Flooded RX8 Mazda Fast

The Mazda RX8 is a great performance car for a relatively low cost. Rather than your conventional engine, the RX8…

Tyre Tread Patterns – What Do They Mean?

You know that you should always keep an eye on the tread of your car's tyres. After all, it's this…

Textar Develops Copper-Free Aftermarket Brake Pads

Brake pads contain many ingredients to help provide a reliable and confidence inspiring braking action. Previously this could include wood…

BorgWarner Debuts Integrated Electric Drive Module

Other than the eBooster we had a look at recently, over at the BorgWarner booth on the 2017 IAA,…

Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric Tyre: Outstanding To Drive

When you consider SUV tyres, people often think directly about off road tyres. But we know that for the vast…

Navdy – The World’s First Augmented Driving Device

In recent years, several car manufacturers have created their own versions of 'cockpits' for your car. But Navdy positions itself as…

A World-First Is Coming From Jaguar And Shell

Jaguar and Shell have teamed up to launch the first in-car payment system. The new Jaguar and Shell app will…

Reverse AEB – Life Saving Car Technologies Of 2017

Safety, along with fuel efficiency and low emissions, have been the top priority in the automotive industry. That is to…