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Insecure Android apps put connected cars at risk

Android applications that allow millions of car owners to remotely locate and unlock their vehicles are missing security features that could prevent tampering by hackers. Researchers from antivirus vendor Kaspersky Lab took seven of the most popular Android apps that accompany connected cars from various manufacturers and analyzed them from the perspective of a compromised Android device. The apps and ... Read More »

This week in games: Overwatch gets a server browser, Project Cars 2 targets 12K and more

More Kickstarter news this week. Can you believe it? Last week I joked about a renaissance but now I’m pretty sure it’s actually happening. That, plus Overwatch gets a server browser, South Park delays a second time, a bevy of launch trailers and announcement trailers and trailer trailers, and Project Cars 2 talks about supporting 12K resolutions. Mmmm, that’s a ... Read More »

Reliance Jio to foray into connected cars

Reliance Jio has been in the news for offering free unlimited data. After dominating the telecom space, Reliance is set to foray into automobiles. Connected cars is the future and Reliance seems to have developed the required systems and expertise to get into telematics. Reliance has developed after-market 2-DIN infotainment systems with embedded GPS trackers and a Jio sim card ... Read More »

Audi quattro now on 8 million cars

Audi has reached a special milestone of producing the 8 millionth car fitted with its trademark quattro all-wheel-drive system. The milestone car which rolled off from the assembly line of a new San José production facility in Mexico was the Audi Q5. Almost 34 years since its advent, the original Audi Quattro is available in more than 100 model version ... Read More »

Reasons behind success of modern budget friendly cars in India

Growing competition and customer aspiration has pushed automakers to look beyond producing conventional budget friendly cars. Modern day cars have evolved in terms of features and style aspect. The newer generation cars have been developed to appeal to a middle class conventional buyer as well as the younger car buyers. In recent time popular names like Renault Kwid, Datsun Redigo, ... Read More »

CES 2017: Microsoft to introduce Cortana Assistant in Nissan and BMW cars

As cars in future are all set to get more intuitive and safer than ever, Microsoft has revealed its plans to introduce Cortana, digital assistant into cars, starting with the Nissan brand. The system has been developed to help with scheduling, checking for shortcuts to driving destinations and even engage an auto-parking feature. The system is in initial development phase ... Read More »

Hyundai India achieves five lakh cars sold milestone in 2016

Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) has achieved their target of selling five lakh vehicles in the domestic market in 2016. The carmaker clocked domestic sales of 5,00,537 units this calender year and registered a growth of 5.2 per cent. In 2015, HMIL sold 4,76,001 units, while their cumulative sales accounted to 6,43,269 units. Their sales numbers have grown to 6,62,054 units ... Read More »

Toyota-Daihatsu joint venture to build cars for emerging markets

Toyota Motor Corporation and Daihatsu Motor Company have come together to form the ‘Emerging-Market Compact Car Company’. If the name isn’t suggesting enough, the venture will design and build budget cars that focus only on the emerging markets in South-east Asia as well as India and South America and possibly Africa too. Daihatsu, known for is small cars, was acquired ... Read More »

CarWale Track Day 2016: Road going cars take to the track

They’re meant to deal with the hustle and bustle of the city, but we at CarWale decided to take the cars on a race track The average hatchback or the sedan is generally used for commutes to work and back and at most for the occasional weekend drive. We at CarWale bring you exhaustive reviews with comprehensive data to tell ... Read More »

Toyota-Daihatsu joint venture to build cars for emerging markets

Toyota Motor Corporation and Daihatsu Motor Company have come together to form the ‘Emerging-Market Compact Car Company’. If the name isn’t suggesting enough, the venture will design and build budget cars that focus only on the emerging markets in South-east Asia as well as India and South America and possibly Africa too. Daihatsu, known for is small cars, was acquired ... Read More »