Last year, almost 2.5 million people hit the roads in the days leading up to Christmas, hoping to make it home to see family and friends or do some last-minute shopping. Traffic usually starts increasing around the 19th of December, with the Friday before Christmas often called ‘Frantic Friday’. Unfortunately, with so many cars on […]
With the recent downpours that have made us wonder when summer is going to arrive, it is playing havoc with the roads too. Floods and downpours have affected the whole transport network with train cancellations and parts of major motorways closed. Vehicle breakdown companies have been reporting a huge number breakdowns during this period of […]
Whether you are a frequent commuter or find yourself regularly doing long journeys in your car, the chances are you are not doing it comfortably. While we often consider the ergonomics at work, we neglect the places where we can really make a difference, such as when we’re driving. So how can you make sure […]
Parking is the bane of every motorist’s life. Parallel parking is regularly cited as the most difficult driving manoeuvre. So, in an increasingly digital world, is there a way to make parking easier? There are many parking apps on the market, specially designed for making parking in the cities much easier. So what features do […]
While we are well used to preparing our cars for winter, we should adapt our vehicles so that we can survive all extreme weather, including summer heat. So, while you may not need a blanket, coat and snow shovel in your car at the moment, there are some essential items to keep in your car […]
Driving in the summer can be sticky, sweaty and downright uncomfortable. Summer traffic jams can be frustrating and bored children in the back can make journeys difficult for everyone. To help make sure you are ready for any summer journey, then follow these essential summer car tips. Four top summer car tips 1. Steering wheel […]
At Milta Technology, we are specialists in automatic gearbox repairs. We see many different gearbox issues. Some damaged gearboxes come from poor replacement work done previously, some are due to manufacturing errors, and some gearbox faults are a result of wear and tear. As an automatic gearbox replacement can be a hugely inconvenient expense for […]
If you often drive in places where the traffic is high, and it gets your nerves, you should take some countermeasures to avoid too much stress. As you probably know, it is far better to avoid the stress altogether rather than just dealing with it when it appears. There are many ways to find a […]
Mobile phones are one of the biggest distraction for experienced and amateur drivers. A lot of companies now offer technologies that limit phone usage while driving. They can choose from temporary blocking devices of calls or messages until apps that are connected to the car and allow phone usage only through Bluetooth.
With ‘Smart’ cars becoming more popular, the increase of older drivers has also become noticeable. Age comes accompanied with health problems that could influence driving. However, today car’s smart features allow anyone to drive more comfortably and more safely. Many manufacturers have specific models with different functions for everyone’s driving experience.