Road Safety

How Australia’s Mobile Phone Detecting Cameras Will Work

How Australia’s Mobile Phone Detecting Cameras Will Work

Over the years, advances in technology and transport policy have greatly impacted drivers. In the 1980s this came in the form of random breath testing, and more recently, mobile drug testing. A new policing tool under consideration may have a similar effect: cameras that can automatically detect mobile-using motorists.

Why Car Mirrors Are Better Than Car Cameras

Why Car Mirrors Are Better Than Car Cameras

Walking around the Frankfurt Motor Show on the weekend, there were Audi E-tron shuttles zooming around to ferry attendees between the press room and the far reaches of the show. Like many E-trons in the European market, these ones had the camera-based mirrors that automakers have been putting on concept…

How To Change Gears Without Using The Clutch

How To Change Gears Without Using The Clutch

Car nerds and trackday bros love to talk about their “heel-toe shifting” – which involves manipulating the brake and accelerator simultaneously with one foot. It turns out there’s an easier way to get the same job done: simply ignore the clutch.