Category: Car Technology

Black Boxes May Be Installed To Record All Accident Data

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NHTSA, is becoming increasingly concerned with the large number of dangerous auto accidents. The NHTSA is looking for new and smarter ways to determine what caused auto accidents with the goal of preventing similar crashes. They’ve proposed that all car makers start including “black boxes” or event data recorders … Continued


Category: Car Technology
Published: 02/27/13

Ford and General Motors Work to Make Cars More Tech Savvy

General Motors and Ford are trying to make using your phones behind the wheel easier and safer. General Motors is linking Apple’s Siri to their new infotainment systems in its two smallest cars, the Chevrolet Spark and Sonic. Ford, on the other hand, is developing a better voice recognition in its command center along with … Continued


Category: Car Technology
Published: 11/29/12

Are Electric Cars Too Quite To Be Safe On the Road?

Pedestrians and bicyclists beware! An electric car could get you! A problem has arisen with electric cars. That problem is that electric cars don’t make a lot of noise. That is a good thing for the driver and passenger but a potentially dangerous situation for pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrian and bicycle may not hear an … Continued


Category: Car Technology
Published: 09/25/09