The truth is that most of the time campervans and motorhomes road travelers have bought for their trips stay parked near home. Lifehacker discovered Campervancentral, an online service, that lets campervan owners rent their vehicles to other travelers. The largest selection of vans is in the UK at the moment, but nothing is stopping the service renting in other countries as well.
Hyundai and Kia cars can be fitted with solar panels that charge the battery on the go. Solar panels can be installed on the roof of automakers’ hybrid-powered models already in 2019. Later, Hyundai and Kia will use the solar panel technology to charge electric vehicles while they are on the road.
Do I really need a laptop for my next trip, or can I survive with a tablet and phone only? So far, I have always carried a laptop, but the end may be near. Apple claims that the new October 2018 iPad Pro packs more power than 90 percent of the Windows laptops sold in the last 12 months. PC Magazine tried the new tablet, but it isn’t as simple as raw processing power alone.
Year 2020 is becoming a critical milestone for electric vehicle manufacturers who are aiming at mass markets. No one doubts if e-cars will conquer the automobile industry anymore, it is only a question of timing, batteries, brand and consumer behavior. Volkswagen brand chief gave a speech (discovered by Insideevs) where he told that VW will match Tesla’s features by half the price. I think it is a credible claim. VW has been preparing this for many years already, and it has a mass market machinery and global reach few others have.
BBC has discovered that Finns don’t waste time on chatting with fellow citizens. They believe you should only talk when you really have something to say. This was only one of the oddities travel writer Max Boyle experienced in Finland when he explored the customs and etiquette of the Nordic nation. He wrote a book about Finland – The Honest Tribe – that features a good number of funny and educational moments.
Volkswagen Caddy, the small van model from VW, has been converted into a campervan in Australia. The minivan comes with integrated tent and other features that make camping convenient. Which Car expects the Caddy camper van to be available by the end of 2018.
The Blonde Abroad believes the best region to hang out during Christmas is Europe. Yes, I agree with her, because there are many places to visit that look quite different in winter, and they are often decorated with lights. In addition, many residents and tourists love to explore Christmas markets. Not only because you can buy all kinds of unnecessary products, but also because of the atmosphere and a cup of traditional drink and a plate of local food.