Car Tech

A Sight to See: Land Rover's Virtually Transparent Hood

A Sight to See: Land Rover’s Virtually Transparent Hood

  If you are following news of a Land Rover Discovery concept vehicle being readied for a New York International Auto Show debut later this month, you might have noticed the integration of the world “Vision” into the show platform. Thinking this world merely represented what would be a “vision” for the company’s future design path, Land Rover […]

Eight-Speed Automatic Expands Availability Across 2015 Corvette Line

Eight-Speed Automatic Expands Availability Across 2015 Corvette Line

Since the 1940s, automatic transmissions have spouted generations of motorists who are not troubled by the chore of manual shifting. Saving some from what could be uncomfortable drives, a passionate group of manual transmission lovers who cannot accept true driving without a lever action to actuate the gear selection. To sports car fans, automatic transmissions […]

Product Review: CoolStream Duo Bluetooth Receiver

Product Review: CoolStream Duo Bluetooth Receiver

Here’s a neat little device that solves a problem I’ve encountered – say you own a car built between the years of 2001 – 2010.  You know, that fantastic time period where iPods were ubiquitous and automotive manufacturers installed the 30-pin iPod connector in every one of their vehicles. This was also the same time […]

Product Review: BlackVue 2-Channel Dash Cam

Product Review: BlackVue 2-Channel Dash Cam

We at Automoblog have featured BlackVue dash cams on a few occasions and for good reason – we believe in the safety that dashboard cameras provide and we also believe in the innovation that Pittasoft brings to the market with their BlackVue line. Pittasoft’s most recent offering, the BlackVue DR550GW-2CH, is no exception.  This latest camera takes […]

2014 CES Showcase: Curved Touch Interfaces for Cars

2014 CES Showcase: Curved Touch Interfaces for Cars

With buzz surrounding wearable technology dominating the 2014 CES in Las Vegas, chatter coming from the floor has also been relaying the advent of curved screens. No longer accepting that a touch interface or screens must be flat, convex and concave shapes could be commonplace. The majority of devices showing off curved displays are smartphones and televisions. However, one company at CES is […]

2014 CES Showcase: Google Android Aligns with Major Automakers

2014 CES Showcase: Google Android Aligns with Major Automakers

Despite all the integration technology and high-tech navigation systems, automobiles themselves have only begun to etch the surface of our connected world. The race is now on to implement some of the applications many of us naturally use daily. Becoming comfortable with the operations of handheld devices after more than a decade of innovations, the […]

2013 Automoblog Not Another Car Award: Car Technology

2013 Automoblog Not Another Car Award: Car Technology

For several years, I, Automoblog.net’s founder Chris Burdick and the other regular contributors of the site have been working on an award annually honour our beloved automobiles. Discouragement existed though in the reality that almost every automotive publication and even non-car media routinely issue Car of the Year awards. Our concern was creating something that […]

Honda's FCEV Concept Shows Us What's in Store

Honda’s FCEV Concept Shows Us What’s in Store

If you’re a fan of super-sleek concepts-turned-reality cars, get a load of Honda’s FCEV Concept. Honda was so excited to show it off that the sheet cloaking the car was accidentally pulled off just minutes before the press conference began. Even though the design isn’t written in stone, what you see here is the possible […]