Car infotainment systems have come a long way over the previous century. It began with a car radio demonstration at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri, by Lee de Forest (often termed by many as the ‘Father of the Radio’) in the year 1904 introducing the device to the world.
Like everything else in our lives, a car also needs regular maintenance, ranging from routine tyre pressure checking to repairs. Reliable mechanics inform owners about the worn down parts and the urgency to replace them.
When a car is brought home, it no more remains a machine but becomes a part of the family and a companion for life. Even a small dent or breakdown causes deep grief to the owners.
Simplification in driving technique has led to preference for automatic cars. In particular, automatic vehicles with paddle shifters are for those who love to exercise control over their gears.
Driving a vehicle is not a difficult task but staying out of danger while driving certainly requires some skills. A good driver is one who always remains alert and handles such unexpected situations effectively.
It is said that old is gold and the vintage and classic car rally organized by The Statesman has been proving this adage to be true for more than 50 years.
Car manufacturers’ today love to adorn their new vehicles with exclusive features and conveniences to tempt customers.
Orange might be the new black, and neon might be in. But as far as cars are concerned, white is still the king.
Sedans have always been in demand for their elegance, style, space and convenience. Keeping up with this need and expectation, many sub-compact, compact and luxury sedans were launched in the previous year and some of them created quite a stir.
Hatchbacks have evolved greatly over the past few years to suit the requirements of the car buyers, especially in India. These cars are smaller but almost at par with sedans in comfort and style.