13 Results for

run-flat'

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Smarter Driver, Understanding run-flat tires

You may have heard about run-flat tires but unless you drive certain cars, odds are you probably don't have them. CNET's Brian Cooley explains why this forward thinking tire technology just couldn't become the standard for all tires.

By July 14, 2013

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All-new Chevy Impala and Range Rover Sport (CNET On Cars, Episode 22)

Is the Chevy Impala an icon reinvented, or is it still Grandpa's car? A new Range Rover for 007, more power from your car in 1 hour, and the tech "highlights" of the Top 5 worst-selling cars.

By July 14, 2013

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Airless puncture-proof tyre concept developed by Bridgestone

Bridgestone is busy developing a new non-pneumatic or airless concept tyre, which it says will be completely resistant to punctures.

By December 12, 2011

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Change a flat? What's that?

Automotive News reports on the disappearing spare tire.

By October 18, 2010

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Ep. 140: The next big thing in car tech? There's an app for that.

Apps are the next big thing in car tech, New York wants to crackdown on how truckers use GPS, why run-flat tires suck so damned much, the search for the perfect iPod Touch rig in your car, and a ride in the BMW 650i Convertible.

By November 22, 2009

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Car Tech Live Podcast 140: The next big thing in car tech? There's an app for that.

Apps are the next big thing in car tech; New York wants to crack down on how truckers use GPS; why run-flat tires suck so damned much; the search for the perfect iPod Touch rig in your car; and a ride in the BMW 650i Convertible.

By October 16, 2009

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Motorola debuts D10 and D11 eco DECT phones

Moto's new models models are made from 20 per cent recycled materials and have an 'eco mode' which reduces energy consumption and bumps up battery life.

By December 1, 2008

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New honeycomb tire is 'bulletproof'

New airless tire is designed to carry soldiers to safety.

By November 17, 2008

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Mercedes reveals an armored limo for dignitaries, dictators

Mercedes-Benz reveals the latest in its tradition of armored vehicles, the S600 Pullman Guard limousine.

By September 23, 2008

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Hybrid patrol vehicle called 'safest of its kind'

If blown to bits, modular construction allows two or more of these patrol vehicles to be recombined in the field for drivable unit.

By January 22, 2008