KUSTOM KULTURE : THE BASICS

The world’s state of constant technological growth has created a long list of new career options that probably didn’t exist even just ten years ago. Parents and students everywhere are preparing early for the way the world is shifting by making life decisions that will eventually lead to them to working in high-tech careers in the future. However, there is a common assumption that the only way to be a part of that high-tech wave is to pursue a path through scientific fields of study.

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The 6 Levels of Autonomous Driving

There was a time not too long ago when autonomous driving was something only found in science fiction novels or shows. The time has arrived, where over the next decade, the car industry is set to undergo the biggest changes it has seen in 30 years.  As we stand at the entrance to a new era of automated driving, let’s get a closer look at the five levels of autonomy, and its interconnection between the driver, the car, and the world.


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Cars With Zero Mileage: People Are Utilizing Rental Cars For A Shocking Reason

When we hear that people are sleeping at the wheel, we immediately think of the dangers of driving while sleepy. However, in Japan, this is more common than you would expect, with a slight twist. Surveys have shown that Japanese rental cars are often returned with zero mileage clocked, which is weird considering that cars are rented and expected to be driven. But the Japanese people are apparently using the cars for purposes other than driving. These activities include using the rental cars to catch up on some much needed rest, a private space to do some work or even to brush up on language skills. 

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Automotive Studies: Your Path to a High-Tech Career

The world’s state of constant technological growth has created a long list of new career options that probably didn’t exist even just ten years ago. Parents and students everywhere are preparing early for the way the world is shifting by making life decisions that will eventually lead to them to working in high-tech careers in the future. However, there is a common assumption that the only way to be a part of that high-tech wave is to pursue a path through scientific fields of study.

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Car Vinyl Wrapping

When it comes to customizing your car’s colour, people will usually think about getting a new paint job and changing it to just the right colour, with just the right type of finish like metallic or matte. While painting is the traditional way to alter the exterior look of the car, these days there are other options available on the market as well, one of them being known as ‘wrapping’. 


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Communicating Problems To Your Mechanic

After awhile, your car almost seems to become like an extension of your own body. You start to ‘become one with the car’, and almost as if you’ve developed a sixth sense, you are able to know when something just isn’t quite right. You can tell by a slight noise your car makes, or even by how it feels just a little different when you’re driving it down the same road you’ve driven on many times before. Unfortunately, when you take your car in to the workshop for a mechanic to examine it, you may be at a loss for words on how to describe the problem that you just know you car is struggling with.


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This Carmaker Makes Charging Your Electric Car Fun Again

Electric cars have been steadily improving over the years, with advancement in battery and charging technology being improved almost by leaps and bounds. However, the time taken to fully charge an electric car remains one of the most annoying parts of owning one. Refueling a conventional gasoline car takes anywhere from 3-5 minutes, depending on how big and empty your petrol tank is. But with an electric car, you have to wait for about 20 minutes or more for every full charge.

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Challenges and Solutions for Disabled Drivers

Quite often, we only hear discussions about ‘accessibility’ for disabled people in the form of having ramps in and around buildings, on sidewalks, or public transportation to make it easier for them to navigate around those areas. However, what this article focuses on is the challenge of vehicular mobility for disabled people, referring to their ability to move around the town or city that they live in by using automobiles.

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