Tag: Car-Accessories

  • This BB-8 could be your best driving companion

    This BB-8 could be your best driving companion

    They could use Morgan Freeman’s voice in the navigation system but wouldn’t get close to creating an in-car companion as endearing as this BB-8 bot. ThinkGeek have got their thinking hats on for this one and we’re seeing a prototype that looks like the best thing that could perch on your dashboard. The little droid…

  • Belkin announces its new Car Power Valet accessories for luxury cars with a Smartchip Technology

    Belkin announces its new Car Power Valet accessories for luxury cars with a Smartchip Technology

    Cruising in luxury cars bring with it a rush that words can’t do justice too. Enthusiasts of posh luxury cars pamper these babies just like they deserve to be. And for a car so fine, all its accessories demand to be of an equal caliber, don’t they? Well, Belkin has recently announced its new Car…

  • Katana hilt shift knob makes you the Samurai on wheels

    Katana hilt shift knob makes you the Samurai on wheels

    If the grip of a katana could send you smiling on the road then we’ve got some treatment for your road rage, albeit it’s the hilt of a sword that does the trick. These cool katana hilts double up as shift knobs and transform your driving experience into something more memorable. Crafted by some pretty…

  • Navdy car accessory projects smartphone information on the windshield

    Navdy car accessory projects smartphone information on the windshield

    You don’t need to be a genius to realize the fact that using a smartphone while driving your car around town is extremely unsafe, to you, your car, your smartphone and everyone else on the road. However, that hasn’t stopped smartphone manufacturers from coming up with technology that does in fact make driving an easier…

  • McLaren P1’s force field windshield cleaner to make humble wiper blades a thing of the past

    McLaren P1’s force field windshield cleaner to make humble wiper blades a thing of the past

    Despite launching an amazing supercar in the form of MP4-12C a year and a half back, McLaren is still best known for the iconic F1 hypercar that went out of production in the 90s. After all it held the crown for being the fastest production car till Bugatti Veyron took the top spot and that’s…

  • Fancy zombies washing your car?

    Fancy zombies washing your car?

    They are the absolute antonym for anything to do with hygiene. Leave alone car-washing. The folks from Toronto know it and pull off quite a fiesta by organizing a macabre-infused zombie carwash. This year, this festival-of-sorts attracted many visitors. What’s truly deviant is the objective of this fundraiser. It raises funds for a zombie march…

  • Audi fusing laser and fog lights to make your car safer

    Audi fusing laser and fog lights to make your car safer

    I think this would be one of those technologies which would never go mainstream because it looks much cooler than being practical. Nonetheless a brilliant idea from the bright minds at Audi to make our everyday driving tasks simpler and safer. Adding lasers to fog lights isn’t just for visibility: Audi, in its infinitely Germanic…

  • Philips and BASF come up with solar-powered OLED car roofs

    Philips and BASF come up with solar-powered OLED car roofs

    Philips is poised to bring a new innovation for the auto industry with its new OLED panels which can be used in future cars for automatic sunroofs. It has teamed up with chemical specialist BASF to develop hexagonal panels which appear transparent when switched off to allow a clear view outside the vehicle. When switched…

  • Yelp Help comes to BMW Online

    Yelp Help comes to BMW Online

    BMW has recently announced that it has added the Yelp Help service to its concierge electronics suite better known as BMW Online. BMW customers with the Assist Convenience Plan, a navigation screen on the dashboard, and a BMW Online subscription can add this new app immediately which will open Yelp’s popular data base of ratings…

  • Denso Corp’s seat cushions make icy winters and sweltering summers comfortable

    Denso Corp’s seat cushions make icy winters and sweltering summers comfortable

    The next time your car’s adamant heating and cooling system fails you, pay no heed to its whims and whines. Instead, chuck your old seat cushions away and make room for these Cool & Warm Cushions by Denso Corp that is designed to keep you cool in warm weather and vice versa. Now this mightn’t…