Category Archives: Car DVD Player Knowledge

Honda, BMW and Porsche win at ALMS Long Beach 2013 [cardvd-player.net]

Honda Performance Development (HPD) ARX-03a of Muscle Milk Pickett Racing, piloted by Klaus Graf and Lucas Luhr took the checkered flag in the race Patron Tequila American Le Mans Series at Long Beach last week under sunny skies typical warm … Continue reading

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Revisit 1973′s Low Pollution Power Systems Development exhibit with this stylish gallery [cardvd-player.net]

Indo em outubro de 1973, número do país uma canção, “Nós somos uma banda americana” por Flint, MI Grand Funk própria. Perto Ann Arbor, algumas pessoas colocaram a sua própria rotação original no veículo combustível alt-americano, e nós temos as … Continue reading

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VW, Daimler CEOs take pay cuts in 2013, GM’s Akerson stays the course [cardvd-player.net]

Amid slow auto sales in Europe, the top executives of both Volkswagen and Daimler AG will pay cuts in 2013, which comes at the same time, as the conflicting reports of a possible pay raise for General Motors CEO Dan … Continue reading

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Fan video from stands shows horror of Daytona crash [cardvd-player.net]

Things took a turn for the worse during the events of this weekend’s NASCAR Daytona when a race car crashed into the fence that separates the track and grandstand, injuring 33 fans in the process. In our original report, including … Continue reading

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Rinspeed bringing microMAX swarm car to Geneva [cardvd-player.net]

A few months ago relentless repairer Swiss Rinspeed clued us for the coming of Micromax, his last vision of the evolution of personal and public transport. The company has released all the details and a sophisticated set of images of … Continue reading

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J.D. Power: Vehicle dependability at all-time high, Lexus and Porsche lead [cardvd-player.net]

Each year, JD Power and Associates examines original owners of vehicles with three years to find out what kind of problems they have experienced over the past 12 months, and then uses this data to create its annual survey of … Continue reading

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Audi S1 on its way, Audi RS1 probably not [cardvd-player.net]

The Audiphiles at Fourtitude have spoken to one of his sources of Audi AG and apparently discovered on future versions of the A1. Seven months ago, our spy photographers got something to ask a S1, reports Fourtitude now that such … Continue reading

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California HOV access could be extended 10 years for green cars [cardvd-player.net]

A few years ago, it was not uncommon to hear a Toyota Prius buyer say, “I bought the sticker.” The yellow sticker is reported allowed the driver to use the vehicle for people high (carpool) lane even if only by … Continue reading

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Ireland could allow “moderately” drunk driving [cardvd-player.net]

On the one hand is the size of Ireland against drunk driving: a maximum permitted level of alcohol in the blood of 0.05 percent (the legal limit is 0.08 in many states in the U.S.), and as the statistics limit … Continue reading

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Euro classics buff book GranTurismo kicks off on Kickstarter [cardvd-player.net]

While the launch of a new site based cars is rarely news – hundreds of which ousted almost every year, most of them are spam or black pools disappear in a short time. However, the opening of a fan facing … Continue reading

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Iran invests heavily in natural gas cars [cardvd-player.net]

A report in the Financial Times says that in Iran, in 2006, 1,500 cars were biofuels – those that can run on petrol and natural gas. In just seven years, the number rose to 2.95 million euros. To serve them, … Continue reading

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French continue New Year’s arson tradition by torching 1,193 cars [cardvd-player.net]

Just because the French government stopped disclosing the number of cars torched during New Year’s Eve does not mean young Frenchman stopped to enjoy the hobby. In 2009, a year before Nicolas Sarkozy took control Elysées Palace, were burned car … Continue reading

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Meet the 701-hp Mazzanti Evantra [cardvd-player.net]

If you have heard Mazzanti upstart boutique supercar manufacturer, we salute you. About a year ago, we gave you one of those little Italian company, which was then under the name Faralli and Mazzanti. The creation was the Evantra, and … Continue reading

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Watch the Ducati 1199 Panigale RS13 at Mugello[cardvd-player.net]

The 1199 Panigale RS13: Ducati has finally put the finishing touches on his latest bike race. To celebrate, the team took his new creation at Mugello for a quick sprint on the track before the appointment with the Superbike World … Continue reading

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Why men in the US still pay more for auto insurance [cardvd-player.net]

It’s not just your imagination – insurance premiums in the United States are even higher for men than for women. According to a recent study of 5,000 citations Onlineautoinsurance.com (OAI) will be held, auto insurance quotes for men are still … Continue reading

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100 designers give their interpretation of the wooden toy car [cardvd-player.net]

Automoblox wooden cars, small and terribly simple make up the holiday giveaway Autoblog each year and every year tons of people trying to win. So even if the scale model cars are as detailed as the real thing, R/C cars … Continue reading

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Customize a Scion, make it out of paper [cardvd-player.net]

Shin Tanaka is a “Japanese artist, graffiti writer, paper toy creator, designer” credentialed Kennedy Center – modeler their roller shoes are particularly popular. Scion has a collaboration with Tanaka DIY you get done each of the five models of the … Continue reading

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What it’s like to own two historic Nissan Skylines [cardvd-player.net]

We have no hesitation in admitting that. Our love for vintage Japanese tin There is something in the hardware of the country since the 1960s and 70s, which makes all the switches for us, and the beautiful skyline sits on … Continue reading

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Fashion designer Jeremy Scott gives Smart Fortwo Electric some wing bling [cardvd-player.net]

If you look at the smart fortwo electric drive and think about what I might add, you know, make it sort out a bit, probably not consider a pair of wings. That’s because you’re not Jeremy Scott. He in turn … Continue reading

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Manufacturing advances bring carbon fiber closer to mass production [cardvd-player.net]

Automakers have the use of carbon fiber in mass production for decades dreamed. But soaring commodity prices and production times painfully slow cycles meant that dream was always more like a fantasy. No more. Recent advances mean that the carbon … Continue reading

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