In-vehicle infotainment

With each year, technology advanced further and become more impressive. This is especially accurate in the automotive industry. In 2012, the release of in-vehicle infotainment enabled a dual functionality for the dashboard display in new cars, trucks and SUVs. This new integration of technology blends the information that's most important for the driver operating the vehicle while also providing an entertainment apparatus for all the passengers in the cabin as well as for the driver.

Some of the information that is included on all in-vehicle infotainment or IVI driver displays 

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How Useful are Backup Cameras?

Backup cameras are one of the most common types of safety features to find in newer car models and are here to stay due to their widespread popularity. The cameras continue to become more advanced because of their clear picture and discrete design. The small camera is installed on the back of the car. On trucks and SUVs, it's on the liftgate.

When you put the car into reverse, the camera immediately starts operating and gives you a look at the sidewalk or street behind you. You can feel more confident backing out of tight parking spots if you…

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What to Do If You're in an Accident

Auto accidents can be costly and dangerous, so drivers should avoid potential collisions at all costs. However, oftentimes the inevitable happens and you will be involved in a vehicle accident. Knowing what to do when this time comes can make it easier for you to stick with your plan, even when tensions may be high.

The first rule of thumb to follow if you are involved in an accident is to never move your vehicle, leave the scene, or admit fault. These are actions that should be left to authorities and insurance companies, who have experience in dealing with auto…

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The Importance of ASE Certification and What It Means

Our customers come from as far as Roswell and anywhere in Georgia. And if there is one thing we've understood at Ferrari of Atlanta, high-quality service is an expectancy by all of our customers. And to ensure that we meet your expectations, we're pleased to have ASE-Certified technicians provide the maintenance and service needed. You may be asking yourself: What is ASE-Certified? Or why is it important to you?

ASE-Certified is a term used to describe a technician who has received auto industry testing and certification from the National Institute for Automotive Excellence. 

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How Your Car Batteries are Affected by Extreme Temperatures

The car batteries are one of the most important features of your vehicle that power your car and keep it operating reliably. Many drivers don't realize that extreme temperatures can affect the longevity of the batteries. High temperatures are known to accelerate the development of corrosion on the parts of the battery, which can make it inoperable.

The temperatures reduce the battery capacity and can make it challenging to start the engine every time you need to use the car. You may notice it takes a few tries to get the engine running if your battery isn't working…

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Car Detailing Tips

Detailing your car is one of the keys to making it look great. You need to use the right type of soap when you are detailing your car. There are certain types of soaps that can damage your car's paint. It is easy for you to scratch your car when you are detailing it. You can prevent scratches by rinsing your car before you put the soap on it. You should also use two sponges to clean your car. One should be used for washing the other one should be used for rinsing.

After you have finished washing and…

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Why Car Covers are Important

Today, car covers have been designed for any car. They include mid-sized sedans, classic cars, including many others. No matter the kind of vehicle that you own, you need to protect it with a cover. Keeping your vehicle protected is a very noble initiative, and it is essential to understand why you need a car cover. Below are some of the few reasons why you may need to invest in a better car cover:

Weather

One reason why most people purchase car covers is to protect their vehicles from unfavorable climates. A good cover will protect the car retain its…

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Are Summer Tires Better Than All-Season Tires?

Havey you ever seen summer tires or performance tires sold separately than all-season tires? That’s because these tires were made for wet and dry conditions, whether you’re in the midst of a rainy season or not. Summer tires provide more traction and precise handling, whereas all-season tires won’t perform as well in hotter summer months or wet seasons.

Damp and rainy roads can cause issues for tires with less traction, such as all-season tires. These tires have symmetrical tread patterns and deeper grooves, which does provide help for some rainy and snowy conditions, though not the

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Should I Add Clay Bar Detailing to My Auto Maintenance Routine?

If you’re looking for something to kick your vehicle’s appearance up a few notches, clay bar detailing is the way to go. We here at Ferrari of Atlanta want every driver to have a vehicle that they can be proud of, and we’re ready with important information on this unique method for bringing out the best in your automobile.

An automotive clay bar is designed to remove dirt and smooth over imperfections without scratching the vehicle’s surface. For best results, the clay should be applied by hand after the vehicle has been thoroughly washed and dried…

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What You Should Know About Hydroplaning

Helping drivers and passengers stay safe when they're on the road in Roswell is one of our goals here at Ferrari of Atlanta. Hydroplaning occurs when a vehicle's tires are separated from the road by a thin layer of water, and it can cause you to lose control of steering and braking.

Tires have tread that move water from under the tire, which minimizes the chances of hydroplaning. Keeping your tires in good condition can help reduce the risk of hydroplaning. Check your tires to see if they are properly inflated, and have them rotated when suggested.

 

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