Automotive Archive

How Does a Car GPS Navigation System Work?

If you’re like most drivers, you probably use a GPS navigation system to get around. Many people even use GPS for familiar routes, just to receive traffic alerts and other warnings. These days, GPS is just something we take for granted. But when you think about it, it’s actually pretty remarkable. As a species, we’ve strapped complicated satellites to giant explosive rockets and blasted them …

2020’s Best 12v “Chinese” Diesel & Unleaded Gas Air Heaters

If you’re a long-haul trucker, or if you frequently sleep in your car, you know how cold it gets in winter. There’s nothing like bundling up warmly, only to wake up and realize that it’s 15 degrees inside the cab. If you want to stay warm while you’re parked, you’ll waste a lot of fuel idling. Not only that, but many states and most truck …

In Depth Review of the autowit SuperCap 2 Portable Jump Starter

There are few things more frustrating than a dead car battery. You count on your car to work when it’s time to go. Whether you’re going to work, the grocery store, or a friend’s house, that dead battery can really ruin your day. Instead of going about your business, you’re now trying to fix your battery. One easy way to get back on the road …