Today: August 23 2017
Women drivers took eight minutes to park your car. She made a total of 35 maneuvers, writes Autorambler. This incident occurred in the north-west London in late January. Woman trying to park your Nissan Sunny near the house for five minutes, after which the car is standing in front of her left, and she continued her attempts to three and a half minutes.
Karelian customs declaration notes increase in the number of snowmobiles, ATVs and other equipment fictitious owners, writes "Interfax". As the press service of the North-West Customs Administration, recently filed a pensioner in the Karelian customs sports luxury foreign car, a statement that imports of auto power 570 horsepower "for personal use". Paid as an individual all customs duties - 650 thousand rubles and took the car. "After a while, Customs conducted an audit and found that the car was almost immediately ...
Automakers actively reduces the volume of engines and equip them with turbochargers and direct injection for the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2). However, according to experts from the Research Institute of Technical TÜV Nord, such aggregates in the combustion process produces much more toxic substances than the old "aspirated" reports LiveCars.ru. According to their research, a new generation of gasoline engines emit approximately 1000 times more toxic substances, including carcinogens than conventional motors and 10 times greater than the new diesel engines. The study TÜV Nord, published by the newspaper Financial Times, scientists explain the fact that the new compact turbo work with a much higher ...
American fined in 202 thousand dollars. He will pay him more than half a century. The court appointed a U.S. citizen a record fine for failing to pay fees on toll roads: who decided to save to pay for it 202 thousand dollars. Became the owner of a record fine 33-year-old Jason bursitis. According to the decision to pay the amount he will be within 54 years. So, forget about the American abuse can not before he turns 87 years, the site notes Autonews. Intruder with 2009 years enjoyed free route between Washington and Reston. As he tells Jason to ignore travel costs has advised his friend, who said that during the journey through the terminals do not work at night cameras, controlling the fact of payment.
Stunning blonde appeared in the calendar. Last summer, the German Autobild readers and visitors tuning in Bodensee Festival jointly chose another, 11-yu of the account holder of the title "Miss Tuning". And before you the first official laureate photographing this honorary title, 21-year-Leoni Hagmayer Reyinger. Little is known about her: only that it is not a professional model and just crazy about speed and gasoline (by the way, the Diploma and crown queen tuning annexed newcomer red Skoda Fabia Monte Carlo). However, what still needed data if front of you for twelve images of beauties Leoni in a variety of wheelbarrows? Datsun 360Z, Nissan Skyline, Ford Mustang, Corvette Stingray, VW Beetle, Golf and Corrado ...
Ukraine car enthusiasts gathered Nissan Micra from the designer Lego. Car made a life-size, this was even harder and weighs 1200 kg. As reported on the campaign website, the assembly of the car took the day and 23 143 963 cube Lego. All this time, the project worked six people. Starting vehicle assembly recorded a special commission which followed the process at all times and 23 November officially registered Ukrainian record. Car from Lego - popular PR move. Thus, the crossover BMW X1 allowed to collect eight hundred children. Children's enthusiasm allowed to implement the project in just 4 days, and parts it was more than the Ukrainian "micro".
2014 approaching year will be for the famous calendar anniversary - very soon he turns half a century! Special issue, followed by mass celebrations in several countries around the world, dedicated to the bright, saturated 50-year history of the publication. Beginning with 1964 on the pages of the legendary calendar appear beautiful top model and actress. It was created by the best work fotomastera planet. Just remember that in the very first issue published by Robert Freeman, the official photographer The Beatles. It is not surprising that over the years the Pirelli calendar turned himself into a real art object representing fashion trends, and even predicting them.
While Nissan is trying otest high-tech piece of cake at the Google Glass, Honda impinge simultaneously on "Segway" and ... office chair on wheels. Concept UNI-CUB β, which the company will demonstrate at the end of the week at the Tokyo Motor Show, is a compact vehicle for indoors, kinda self-propelled stool with electric drive. 25-kilogram seat design resembling a penguin has dimensions 510 mm in length, 315 mm in width and 620 mm in height. Lithium-Ion battery allows overclocking UNI-CUB β to the maximum 6 km / h, but the optimal speed are still 4,5 km / h - as fast stool can go up to 1,5 hours without stopping.
The Russian Interior Ministry has proposed to equip all cars RFID in order to be able to identify the car and its owner, if you can not read the registration mark. In the department believe that it is more expedient to glue microchips under the windshield of the car and not to mount them in the room, as previously planned. It is reported by "Kommersant". "Effectively attach the label is not on the room, and in the car, under the windshield, - the police. - Now registered in Russia 52 million cars annually receive new numbers one to two million car owners. Before all the cars will be equipped with labels, take a long time. " In addition, the Interior Ministry said that the sticker on the windshield will cost much less.
Engineer of the Western Digital took about 400 hours of free time to create a unique model of a racing car Formula-1 composed of components faulty hard drives. In total he needed five spindles, two voice coils VCM, two dozen actuator drives twenty spindles and many other details from different drives. For example, for the front wheels have been involved from the HDD spindle speed with 10000 rev / min, I for the rear wheels - spindles on 7200 rev / min. Twelve-cylinder engine is made of a dozen electric drives for notebooks WD Scorpio. Of similar components manufactured and splashes, so the rear wing made of drives from WD Velociraptor.
Japanese automotive company Toyota at the Tokyo Motor Show will showcase the car that changes color and offering routes depending on the mood of the driver, as well as a warning about the presence of machines in areas of poor visibility, reports "Interfax" referring to Bloomberg. Car, code-named FV2, uses technology to read facial expressions and tone of voice of the driver, which is engaged in research engineers Toyota. "It's a car for a new generation of buyers, from childhood accustomed to smartphones and iPads - the head of the development team Takeo Moriah.
The American edition of Consumer Reports rating was the most unreliable cars. More than half of the models got to the list, were representatives from the U.S. brands. With five of the ten positions occupied "Fords". The study is based on data provided by the magazine's readers about their cars. The rankings take into account damage statistics for the last three years, but if the model held restyling, it is taken into account only the last year of its operation. Beginning with the year 2004 edition Consumer Reports in total gathered information 1,1 million machines.
In the U.S., a first automatic refueling. A prototype system was built by the American company Husky, engaged in the development of equipment for gas stations, as well as by Fuelmatics, Prepare and promote the idea of robotic gas station. The new system is able to independently open the fuel cap and fill with gasoline. All actions are performed automatically. The driver does not need to leave the car, as the tanker is capable of receiving and paying. According to the creators of the robot, thanks to the invention of their time to refuel the car is reduced by 30 percent.
Experts told how to start the car even in extreme cold, avoiding engine wear. The onset of cold weather often causes drivers to leave their cars in the garage and change to public transport. Someone is afraid that their cars can stand on the street and not start, someone is afraid of ice and drifts on the road. However, experts believe that problems can be avoided in advance by preparing your car for use during the cold season. And it is necessary to start in the autumn. To get started is to attend to change summer tires to winter. Even at + 3 degrees, experts advise "change smb. 'S shoes" wheels.
American Journal Green Car published a list of five cars that will compete for the first place in the annual contest "Green Car of the Year." The winner will be announced in November at the Motor Show in Los Angeles. In the list of finalists presented three Japanese and two German models, only one hit and no hybrid electric vehicle. Audi A6. Photo Audi in the number of applicants entered Audi A6 c three-liter diesel "six", which spends 6,2 100 liters per kilometers on the highway, and BMW 3-Series with a two-liter engine running on "heavy" fuel (fuel - 5,2 liters). BMW 3-Series. Photo BMW In addition, the list of finalists were: new Mazda3 c Gasoline 2.0 (5,7 liters).
In general, the car companies produce excellent machine. From year to year, the quality of components, complicated technology, enhanced comfort, improved appearance. But sometimes things go wrong, and monsters are born. Ford Explorer (1995) For Americans, Ford Explorer in the scale of values is between about the founding fathers and the Grand Canyon. Part of the national identity, salt of the earth, an essential attribute of everyday life. And from a technical standpoint Ford Explorer 1995 model year was a decent car. Reliable, powerful, spacious, although ugly - the fact that it is necessary for the general American soul.
Toyota has announced its intention to mass-produce a three-wheeled electric car i-Road, the world premiere of which took place in the spring at the Geneva Motor Show. The model will be released in limited edition for the Japanese market. Compact car i-Road does not go on the free market. Electric car will be part of the "Toyota" called Ha: Mo, which represents an urban transport network of private cars to public transport. Within the system that developed in the city of Toyota, people can share compact electric cars at special stations.
Typically, tuning show equally devoted modified vehicles, and how beautiful girls. Wait for the SEMA show and see for yourself. One of the largest fairs dedicated to auto-tuning, is a German Tuning World Bodensee, and every year in the framework of this event passes final of "Miss Tune." Under the contract winner must pose for the annual calendar. Thus we gradually came to 24-year old Mandy Lange, which won the competition. Do not miss the opportunity to watch what comes out of this session.
U.S. company TRW, known for producing automotive components, has developed unique airbags that will be installed from the outside of the car from the sides of the body and can reduce damage in side crashes, according to "Avtoutro.ru" referring to the British edition AutoExpress. Technology development has been a leader in this field, the company TRW. Pillows will shoot out of the rapids car, and it will happen in advance, for a moment before a side impact: an imminent collision will report special sensors. This will prevent serious injury of passengers and the driver and reduce the level of damage to the machine.
No matter how long or not flying planes, but sooner or later they sit on the ground and it is already here without wheels anywhere because today they are in our Auto category. The fact that multi-ton machine is kept in the air - surprising people strolling in school physics. Does not add clarity and mysterious behavior of pilots and flight attendants, who rarely devote us into the details of what is happening. In general, it is not surprising that the planes and everything connected with them, is surrounded by many myths and "urban legends." Ten of the most egregious of them now and we debunk. 1. You can open the door of the plane and it would be a disaster on the altitude at which the modern passenger jets fly - until 12 thousand meters - it is impossible to open the door, this should have incredible superhuman strength.
Most emergency month 2011-2013 years is March, and among the days of the week the most accidents occur on Tuesdays. Relevant data in the study of the number of applications received from its customers the center's experts analyze, monitor, and control methodology of the insurance company "Alliance". During the data processing experts found that in the period from March to 2011 2013 years, the number of accidents at 10-13 percent more compared to the monthly average of each year. So, in March of the year happened 2011 6298 road accidents, with an average in 5681 accidents for the entire year, in March 2012 year - 5936 accidents (average for the year - 5273).