What You Need to Know About Effective Car Renting

What You Need to Know About Effective Car Renting

In an attempt to diversify their income sources many companies put their idle cars out for rent. And though, no doubt, this measure can allow earning reasonable amount of money one should also remember about the increased maintenance expenses and serious risks which are associated with renting out a car.

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How Rapid Prototyping Is Changing the Car Industry

The automobile industry is forever pushing the boundaries of better technology and smarter production practices. Driven by the need to keep up with today’s fast-paced economy, newer models focused on top performance and efficiency are now crafted using rapid prototyping. What is this new method of development, and how does this change benefit both the industry and the driver at the same time?

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Factors That Determine How Often You Need New Brakes for Your Car

New Brakes

The lifespan of your brakes can be difficult if not impossible to determine. It all depends on how you use your car. This also goes for the engine oil and how often you should change it. The good thing worth noting is that, you should always inspect your vehicle in all aspects to know what it needs and the kind of service it should get. Old engine oils can greatly affect the lifespan of your engine and thus the need to check them regularly. For your brakes, consider the following factors:

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Building Back From a Wreck

Building Back From a Wreck

A vehicle accident is one of the most unpleasant things we can experience. Apart from the potential for injury to ourselves and others, and the inconvenience of being without a vehicle while repairs are made, it is also very frustrating as we see the damage done to something we have paid a lot of money for. We can’t help but wonder if the car will ever be the same again.

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Year Of The Rooster Holiday Notice

Year Of The Rooster Holiday Notice

Hello Readers,

we are on a short holiday for the Chinese New Year. The Year of the Rooster will officially start on Saturday. The whole country is on the move to celebrate and eat and get drunk on baijiu. There won’t be much auto news in any way so we are safe. We will be back in full force next Wednesday.

Greetings from Beijing,

Tycho 

 

Popular Audi Models and Specific Parts Upgrades to Improve Performance

Audi RS6

Audi is arguably one of the best engines produced in the world. When you think of the combination of luxury and sport, Audi often shows up at the top of the list worldwide with brands like Mercedes-Benz and BMW. The Audi brand name, a Latin translation of the auto company founder’s last name (August Horch), continues to attract the likes of all people from the rich and famous down to the average Joe on account of its aesthetically pleasing style and manufacturing very durable parts. Without further ado, here are three of the best Audi models to ever grace a showroom floor.

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China’s Straddling Bus Company Starts Selling Commemorative Gold Coins

China's Straddling Bus Company Starts Selling Commemorative Gold Coins

TebTech, the company behind the controversial straddling bus, has found a new way to earn a bit of extra cash;  they have opened a web shop selling commemorative gold coins, commemorating the test with the TEB-1 straddling bus. The company claims the coins have a “high investment and collection value”.

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Straddling Bus From China Actually Has Rubber Wheels

Straddling Bus From China Actually Has Rubber Wheels

The TEB-1 Straddling bus is in trouble. Chinese state media are saying that it is unsafe, and that the company behind it has illegally raised money. But there is more. TEB, the company behind the bus, distributed the fancy news photos that all media have been using. But the reality looks a lot less fancy.

The biggest news: the TEB-1 doesn’t really run on rails. It runs on wheels. Rubber wheels. Like a… bus. The rubber wheel has a small wheel on each side. Those wheels don’t run on rails either, they run through gutters.

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China Starts Testing The Insanely Brilliant Traffic-Straddling Bus

Traffic-Straddling Bus

China has started a test with a possibly revolutionary straddling bus, also known as  the Transit Elevated Bus (TEB). The basic idea is that the vehicle straddles multiple lanes of traffic, moving over cars without any worries about traffic jams or other delays.

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