Posts in Motorsports Education
This Company May Have Produced The First Flying Uber In The World!

Every year, the reality of getting a flying car is getting closer and closer. In the past few years, we had the EHang taxi drone concept, and the Airbus flying car concept to whet our appetites but it seems like the next best thing is here. Codenamed The Nexus, this air taxi is probably going to be within Uber’s planned flying fleet.

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How To Survive A Sinking Car

While the country is still reeling from the tragic Penang Bridge accident that led to the death of a 20 year old, it is only pragmatic to consider what one should do if ever faced with such a predicament. The good news is that you can successfully escape a sinking vehicle, but you have to act quick and move fast. When you’re seized with panic and terror, it’s not the time to be figuring this out for the first time, so understanding and remembering the steps to vehicle submersion survival is crucial in the precious seconds you have, where your life hangs in the balance.

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Should I Become An Automotive Technician?

Some of us might have grown up harboring a childhood dream to work with cars. What’s not to love about them as a kid? A little boy may have watched his father tinker under the hood on weekends, and dreamed to one day be able to do that too. A teenager might have developed a love for fast cars, and had a burgeoning interest in the technical and mechanical aspects of how engines work or perhaps you have a natural affinity for fixing things, and love the challenge of solving mechanical problems.

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How To Avoid Tyre Blowouts

Blowouts are altogether different from a punctured tyre. The term describes a bursting tyre followed by a sudden and rapid loss of air pressure. Most tyre blowouts are caused by insufficient air pressure, causing the tyre’s internal components—fabric, steel, and rubber—to flex beyond its elastic capacity. This causes it to overheat to a point where the rubber loses its bond to the internal fabric and steel cord reinforcement.

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Brake Failure - Why, How, Don't!

You’re cruising back home from dinner, singing to Ariana Grande’s latest top hit, 5 minutes away from home. As you start pulling up to a red light, you ease on to the brake pedal—but nothing happens. Wait, what? You press it again, all the way to the floor this time, but still, nothing. What do you do? How Does This Happen?

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Hydroplaning For Amateurs

Hydroplaning (or Aquaplaning) is one of the most terrifying experiences a driver can encounter; akin to losing your brakes or having a tire blowout on the highway. Our ever-increasing network of highways, coupled with perpetually wet local weather means that it is all too likely that we might encounter the dangers of hydroplaning at some point of our lives. In spite of that, many of us are oblivious to this phenomenon, or may not fully appreciate how dangerous it can be.

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5 Innovative Technologies Which Will Change The Automotive Industry In 2019

It’s the break of a new year, and we’re seeing more and more of technology and how it’s changing and shaping the world. Technology companies like Google are busy coming up with new prototypes for autonomous vehicles to be launched in the near future. So, what can we expect from technology in the automotive industry for the year 2019?

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Dare to Dream, Dare to Pursue

When it comes to education and dreams, you may think it is a risk to dive into what you are passionate about. However, if you have the confident to pursue your dreams, go for it! In every industry, there is definitely pros and cons. This also depends on how you weight them out. Let’s talk about the automotive industry and why it is the next big thing.

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New Year’s Resolutions For Your Car

The New Year is upon us once more, and this is the period when people will be making long and impressive lists of the resolutions they’d like to adopt for the 12 months ahead. Some of this will include the classics: to lose weight, to join a gym, to spend less money and so on. What about their beloved cars? Their prized possessions that have served them so well by helping them get to wherever they need to be? Don’t cars deserve some attention as well during this time of the year?

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How To Use Social Media To Become A Car Expert

How much of your day do you spend on social media? Regardless of which platform you use, odds are that you’re spending a big portion of your daily 24 hours scrolling through and seeing what everyone else is doing in their lives. Looking at great images and reading updates can be a good way of keeping you entertained and informed, but many people don’t realise that using social media can also make you an expert! Here are a few tips on using different social media platforms to educate yourself on cars and other automotive forms.

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How To Be A Better Automotive Student in 2019

The new year is upon us once more. This is a time of great celebration, and if you’re like most people, it’s also a time for reflection about the previous year, and anticipation about what the next one may hold. Many will be setting their new year’s resolutions and planning how they’ll spend their year, even students just like you. If you want to make the most of the year to come and be the best automotive student you can be, follow these quick tips….

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How College Helps You Succeed In The Automotive Industry

The decision to go to an automotive college and pursue higher education in this field is not an easy one. Not only does it require investing years of your own time and lots of your money (or even more, your parents’ money!), it means putting your future career on hold to chase what some people will call ‘just a piece of paper’. Well, let me tell you this: a college education doesn’t just benefit you by giving you ‘just a piece of paper’. A lot of the benefits of an automotive college experience comes from the journey you take or the process that you go through and the automotive certificate that you earn at the end is a symbol of that entire journey.

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5 Reasons You Should Study Motorsports Technology

Why not take your passion a step further? Some of you might not have known until recently that there were academic courses designed specifically for people like you, but if you’re reading this article you clearly know by now that automotive and motorsports college-level courses exist. So what’s stopping you from signing up right away? Need a few more reasons to convince you that this should be the next step in your education journey? Don’t worry, I’ve got five.

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What is Motorsports Education?

This is a quick introduction to what a course in motorsports education entails. Perhaps you’re a student who is curious to know more or would like some help in convincing your parents to let you sign up for such a course. Or maybe you’re a parent trying to understand what options your child has in this academic field. Worry not! This quick article will help you develop a basic understanding of the subject area.

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4 Reasons To Study in Malaysia

One of the biggest ones will be deciding what field of study to pursue, and probably convincing your parents to actually let you pursue it. If you’re reading this article, chances are you’ve already decided to study the field of automotive or even motorsports. That tough decision is already behind you. Now, your next tough decision to make is to choose where you’ll pursue this field of study. This is an important decision to make, as you’ll be spending a few years of your life in this location as a student; and as we’ve all heard people say, your time in college will probably be some of the best years of your lives.

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5 Ways You Can Proactively Protect Your Car’s Engine

The car’s engine is what the heart is to the human body. So when your engine is facing some problems, you can be sure that be one of the worst headaches you will ever face. So there’s no doubt that you’ll have to make sure that your engine is in tip top order so that you won’t be facing any of these problems. Here are 5 ways you can proactively protect your car’s engine from harm and to keep your car in a fantastic condition.  

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