Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category
Best Podcasts to Listen to While Driving
We recently published a blog post on our specialty Toyota site about the new Toyota Untold podcast and how awesome it is. In addition to Toyota Untold, there are many awesome podcasts out there to listen to. We even mentioned in the blog post that right now is the golden age of the podcast thanks to all the options. To be more inclusive for all our brands, we thought that we would share our favorite podcasts on our Allan Nott portal blog! (more…)
What is Toyota Lane Tracing Assist?
With their continued efforts for creating collision-free roads, Toyota has upgraded their Toyota Safety Sense™ with more advanced technologies and improved systems. And on their brand-new Corolla Hatchback, they added a new system altogether. So, what is Toyota Lane Tracing Assist? (more…)
What is Honda LaneWatch™?
As technologies continue to advance and be improved upon, vehicles are now able to offer more features to reduce the risk of a collision. Honda also has some of the most ingenious safety technologies available for newer models, such as the Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assistive features. So, what is Honda LaneWatch™? And what advantages does it offer? (more…)
How to Use Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
As technologies continue to advance, automotive manufacturers are developing new and advanced safety features that are able to assist drivers while on the road. In fact, Toyota has many innovative technologies that are available with their vehicle line up, such as collision alert systems and lane assist systems. One of the popular technologies is a more advanced cruise control system by Toyota, which operates differently. So, here’s how to use Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. (more…)
How does Electronic Stability Control keep me safe?
Most vehicles today come equipped with a feature called Electronic Stability Control (ESC), but most people don’t really know much about this feature or how it works to help keep you safe in emergency situations. Let’s learn more about it here! (more…)
Each new Toyota model comes with a set of safety features known as Toyota Safety Sense™. These come at no additional cost and are key features to keep you safe on the road. If you are wondering, what is Toyota Safety Sense™ (TSS)? Continue reading below to get a full breakdown!
How does Back-Up Camera technology work?
Typically, new vehicles today all offer a rear vision camera either as a standard or upgradeable feature for drivers to utilize to help keep them safe in reverse situations. But how does this system work on your vehicle? Back up cameras use sensors equipped on the rear bumper to alert you to objects that may be in your path as you reverse! Check out this helpful video to learn more about how a back up camera system works in your vehicle! (more…)
Apple CarPlay vs Android Auto
Most vehicles today come equipped with some sort of connectivity system that allows you to pair your smartphone device to your vehicle for better usability. Most commonly, these systems are compatible with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, but which one is better? Let’s take a closer look! (more…)
2017 Honda Accord Technology Features
With its muscular powertrain, quick acceleration, responsive handing, spacious and high-quality interior and a generous amount of standard features, the 2017 Honda Accord is a wonderful choice for a midsize sedan. It also offers an abundance of advanced technologies. (more…)
Are there aftermarket infotainment systems?
Systems available in many Honda vehicles like Display Audio and Honda Sensing, have been wonderful additions to the Honda inventory at Allan Nott . Especially, Honda Sensing with its features like forward collision warnings and warnings to drivers should they drift out of the lane of traffic have huge potential to really make roads safer. Allan Nott Honda couldn’t be happier to show these different technologies to new car buyers. However, there is still a large portion of the Allan Nott Inventory, as well as large portion of customers that can’t take advantage of this new equipment. World renowned atlas-maker, Rand McNally has introduced an aftermarket infotainment system which could be installed in almost any vehicle lacking one. (more…)