Quite a curse for tech-savvy criminals, but does it end there? Smartphone integration has become an integral part of vehicle technology . So much so that the majority of cars you can buy these days have Apple CarPlay and/or Android Auto capabilities, making the process more seamless for the users. Heck, even commercial vehicles like Mercedes and Scania trucks have Apple CarPlay as early as 2017. But smartphone integration isn’t limited to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto – technologies as simple as Bluetooth and USB connection have been around for quite some time. But it seems like that painless integration and connection between your smartphone and your vehicle's head unit poses a threat in terms of privacy, The Intercept reports. Gallery: Daimler Apple CarPlay for trucks 4 Photos According to a contract shared with The Intercept , the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has paid … [Read more...] about Feds Can Use Cars To Access Private Data On Your Phone: Report
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Home Two wheelers oi-Promeet Ghosh By Promeet Ghosh Published: Thursday, May 6, 2021, 17:49 [IST] The Honda Activa 6G is one of the most popular and highest selling scooters in the Indian market. The Activa 6G is available in two variants: Standard and Deluxe. The scooter carries a starting price of Rs 67,843. There's also a 20th Anniversary Edition that is priced at Rs 69,343. All prices mentioned are ex-showroom. However, currently, there is a cashback offer that will save you Rs 3,500. Customers can now get 5 per cent cashback (rs 3,500) on the purchase of a brand-new Honda Activa 6G. However, the offer is only valid on EMI transactions through the SBI credit card and the minimum transaction value should be Rs 40,000. The offer has already started from 1 May and will last till 30 June 2021. You can get in touch with your nearest dealership for more information. The sixth-generation Activa brought with it many new … [Read more...] about Honda Has Announced A Cashback Offer On The Purchase Of An Activa 6G: Read More!
Home Four wheelers oi-Stephen Gershom By Stephen Gershom Published: Thursday, May 6, 2021, 18:05 [IST] Renault has announced lots of benefits for buyers of its cars in India this month. For the first time, Renault is also offering special benefits on the Kiger for the very first time. Other Renault models like the Duster, Triber, and Kwid too get discount and savings offers. Renault carved out a permanent spot for itself in the Indian market with the Duster. The Renault Duster is single-handedly responsible for the success of the brand in the Indian market. Renault then launched the Kwid which cemented its position in the small car segment. Renault then launched the Triber and more recently the Kiger. These two products are also doing very well in their respective segments. In the recent past though, sales of all automotive brands in the country have dropped by a large margin. This can be attributed to the lockdowns … [Read more...] about Renault Offers & Discounts In May 2021: Benefits On Renault Kiger, Kwid, Duster & Triber
Home Four wheelers oi-Promeet Ghosh By Promeet Ghosh Published: Friday, May 7, 2021, 13:47 [IST] Tata Motors has silently added a new feature to the Tiago hatchback and the Tigor sedan from April 2021. According to the latest video posted by Tyro Station on Youtube, Tata is now providing a new Tyre Mobility Kit with both the Tiago and the Tigor. As seen in the video, the device is Tucked away neatly under the driver seat. This is a nice feature that Tata Motors have added with both cars. The Tyre Mobility Kit can come in handy in case of punctures or emergency breakdowns and there is no tyre shop nearby. Using the tyre mobility kit is easy. You just need to plug the device in the 12V socket of the car and switch it on. The kit can be used at home to check and inflate the tyres at home also, reducing the run to the fuel bunks. Also, there is a liquid sealant that comes along with the kit. If you have faced a minor … [Read more...] about Tata Adds A New Feature On The Tiago & Tigor: Read More To Find Out What’s New!
The FIA has revealed the name, timeline and a format for its new electric-vehicle GT series at the same time as announcing that global media group Discovery Inc had been awarded a long-term contract of unspecified length to promote the series through its Eurosport Events subsidiary. It follows the announcement of the main principles of the technical regulations for the FIA's electric-vehicle category two weeks ago, which did not specify a name for the series or a date for its introduction. A minimum of six events are planned for the inaugural Electric GT season in 2023, with races across Europe and Asia, including the Middle East. The expectation is that that the series will expand into the USA in season two, according to the FIA's statement on Thursday. FIA director of sport and touring cars Marek Nawarecki revealed that the governing body has aspirations for the series to eventually become a world championship. "This is clearly the aim of this project, to … [Read more...] about Electric GT Championship plans revealed ahead of 2023 launch