Monthly archives: May, 2016

Lincoln Refines Innovative Approach Detection Technology in Brand-New Lincoln

Imagine your vehicle welcoming you with open arms every time you approached, like the feeling you get seeing the open arms of an old friend. This is exactly what Lincoln is going for with its innovative Approach Detection technology. We first saw glimpses of this tech on the 2015 Lincoln MKC, but the American automaker has perfected the features with the incoming 2017 Lincoln Continental. It works by sensing when your key fob is near. At that point, the Continental initiates its welcoming process by illuminating the ground beneath both front doors, effectively creating virtual “welcome mats.” The door handles are also softly illuminated, in a color that complements the…




Traffic Signs May Cause Accidents According to Some Experts

According to a recent study reported on by the Christian Science Monitor, traffic signs may cause accidents. At least, that is the case according to some researchers. The reason is simple: we pay more attention to traffic signs than we do what is actually going on around us. Think about it. A red light or a stop sign cannot literally stop a vehicle. Only the person driving the vehicle can stop a vehicle. But yet think about how many times you’ve driven through an intersection when the light turned green without even looking. Drachten, a city in the Netherlands, went so far as to remove all street signs and even…