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Volvo Motorsport Racing Wear for Kids
Volvo Motorsport Racing Wear for Kids

10 Jul 2009, 13:22 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The popularity Volvo won among racing fans by starting this year's racing season in the Swedish Touring Car Championship with a pole position in all races and several victories, made the Swedis...

 
BMW Motorrad Navigator IV GPS Released
BMW Motorrad Navigator IV GPS Released

7 Jul 2009, 10:24 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / BMW Motorrad and Garmin International have extended their collaboration, the two companies developing the Navigator IV, a motorcycle-friendly GPS navigator, based on Garmin’s zumo 660. In a...

 
Audi Design Creates Grand Piano
Audi Design Creates Grand Piano

7 Jul 2009, 09:26 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / In a permanent search for challenges, the Audi Design Studio Team in Munich turned its attention to redesigning a musical instrument which is not so closely related to the automotive industry: a gra...

 
Hublot’s All Black Bike Preview
Hublot’s All Black Bike Preview

30 Jun 2009, 12:32 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / After creating some of the most expensive watches, the luxury watchmaker Hublot has turned its attention to other areas during the last period of time. If last year it teamed up with the Swiss manuf...

 
Audi Nav System MMI Gets Upgraded
Audi Nav System MMI Gets Upgraded

30 Jun 2009, 12:28 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / German manufacturer Audi announced they have improved the navigation system featured on the A3, TT and R8 to offer "improved screen resolution and unmatched route calculation speed." The n...

 
Volvo Debuts Allergy-Free Child Seats
Volvo Debuts Allergy-Free Child Seats

30 Jun 2009, 10:13 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Volvo is already famous for the high level of safety most of its cars is providing but the company continues its efforts in this particular market with a new range of child seats. Volvo's lates...

 
TAG Heuer LS Monaco Chronograph Caliber 12
TAG Heuer LS Monaco Chronograph Caliber 12

27 Jun 2009, 10:05 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / For some time now, two separate and usually unrelated industries go hand in hand. The watch making industry has found a faithful ally in the automotive world, as several car manufacturers have teame...

 
Me-Mo Brings Isotta Urban Glow Car Accessories
Me-Mo Brings Isotta Urban Glow Car Accessories

26 Jun 2009, 15:07 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Just what female drivers needed: another thing to distract their attention besides putting make-up on while driving and therefore crashing someone’s rear fender. Since women are known for thei...

 
Voice-Guided GPS Navigation for iPhone Customers
Voice-Guided GPS Navigation for iPhone Customers

24 Jun 2009, 07:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The AT&T turn-by-turn GPS navigation application is now available on Apple App store for iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS owners. Based on the iPhone OS 3.0 software, the application provides full audib...

 
Audi Q7 Xplod
Audi Q7 Xplod

23 Jun 2009, 13:20 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Don't jump out of your seat (just yet), we are not about to talk about a new Audi Q7 version. As you may have guessed, the four-ringed SUV does comes equipped with Sony's Xplod sound syste...

 
Porsche Launched Panamera Collection
Porsche Launched Panamera Collection

23 Jun 2009, 08:46 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The four-seater Gran Turismo, already in production, has inspired Porsche Design to create the Panamera collection, which includes luggage, watches, clothing and lifestyle accessories to match the l...

 
New MV Agusta Watch from JeanRichard
New MV Agusta Watch from JeanRichard

22 Jun 2009, 15:30 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / With more than 50 MV Agustas gathered at the David Orgell jewelry boutique in Beverly Hills, the Swiss watchmaker recently launched a new item, the Chronoscope MV Agusta Brutale. This time piec...

 
Audi A5 Sportback Gets New Sound System
Audi A5 Sportback Gets New Sound System

22 Jun 2009, 14:54 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A new Bang & Olufsen sound system was announced by the company for the Audi A5 Sportback, designed to match the sporty look of the 5-door coupe, while also providing a high level of sound qualit...

 
Toyota Verso, First to Have Rearview Camera Mirror
Toyota Verso, First to Have Rearview Camera Mirror

18 Jun 2009, 14:01 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The new Corrola Verso will be the first vehicle built and sold in Europe to feature a Gentex Rear Camera Display (RDC) mirror. Gentex is also shipping to the Japanese manufacturer auto-dimming mirro...

 
Homer Simpson Gives Directions on TomTom
Homer Simpson Gives Directions on TomTom

18 Jun 2009, 09:16 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / A new voice has been added by TomTom to its some 70 celebrity voices available for their nav system's users. Homer Simpson, the guy who, up until now, gave advice only to his children ("K...

 
The First iPhone App for Tracking F1 Cars in Real Time
The First iPhone App for Tracking F1 Cars in Real Time

17 Jun 2009, 10:37 UTC · By: Tudor Raiciu / With the new Formula One Timing and Track Positioning Application F1 fans can now stay up to date with what's going on the circuit when they're on the move. Developed by Soft Pauer Ltd...

 
Redraven's First Self-Cleaning Dirt Bike Racing Goggles
Redraven's First Self-Cleaning Dirt Bike Racing Goggles

17 Jun 2009, 10:25 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Any dirt bike rider knows how uncomfortable it is to remove his/her hands from the handlebars to use pull cord roll-offs and tear-offs to wipe their goggles and clear their vision. Fortunately, Redr...

 
Opel Insignia to Use Park Assistant
Opel Insignia to Use Park Assistant

16 Jun 2009, 15:21 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Where would our world be without all these high tech goodies to help us with tasks which, up until now, we didn't find to be so...insurmountable? How would we be able to sleep without knowing s...

 
Land Rover’s Cell Phone Passes Off-Road Test
Land Rover’s Cell Phone Passes Off-Road Test

16 Jun 2009, 15:18 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes tested Land Rover's S1 handset, marking the UK launch of the world’s first IP-67 rated GSM mobile phone. The device, developed by Land Rover and Sonim...

 
Volvos to Feature NAVTEQ MapCare
Volvos to Feature NAVTEQ MapCare

16 Jun 2009, 08:36 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / NAVTEQ has just announced that Volvo Car Corporation is the first automaker to introduce NAVTEQ MapCare, a map update application that will be incorporated in a number of models sold by the Swedish ...