Every driver will be aware of box junctions and the confusion and problems that comes with them. They were first introduced in 1967 and were implemented to help ease congestion and traffic problems.
They are one of the laws of the road that makes driving difficult for people because of the way in which it can put drivers in a position of breaking the law. The box junctions are located, in many cases, in heavily congested areas, where cars need to nudge out into traffic to be able to get anywhere.
Traffic on the roads is becoming more and more congested, meaning that unless you are able to edge out and take the only available gap, you could find yourself sitting at a junction for many minutes at a [...]
For many people when it comes to choosing a car it is no longer just about the performance of the car itself but also the in car entertainment which can play a major part in the final decision.
Digital technology, has, of course, made a huge impact in the way both in car entertainment and even information is delivered and with a huge range of technology on offer, especially in term of the more familiar audio systems, we take a look at which cars really do have the best in-car entertainment.
Car audio systems in the Volkswagen CC When it came to configuring a sound system for the Volkswagen CC, Danish company Dynaudio settled on a 600-watt system with 10 speakers and a 10 channel digital amplifier, which features Digital Sound Processor technology. For a complete all round sound experience that gives home stereo system quality, this car has it a [...]
Are we there yet? Keeping the kids entertained on long journeys.
Visiting relatives is a great way to spend the holidays, particularly if you don’t get to see them that often. But if you know you have a long journey ahead of you, keeping the kids entertained can be quite a daunting prospect.
However, thanks to all the many gadgets and gizmos available for entertainment these days, you really have nothing to worry about. Here we will help you to think of some of the best ways you can avoid, or even just delay the inevitable “are we there yet?”
keeping kids entertained long journeys, electronic help!DVD player
A portable DVD is a great way for your children to watch their favourite cartoons or films on a long journey.
Make sure it is fully charged before you leave, you have plenty of DVD's to choose from, and there are [...]