The mobile phone revolution has changed just about everyone’s way of life. Now you can simply download mobile iPhone apps that give the users instant access to a whole host of services, aids and information services at the touch of a button. Whether you are looking for travel information, best used car prices or help finding where you parked your car last night there is an application available to give you a hand.
Here are some of the most useful iPhone apps for the mobile savvy car driver.
Trapster Trapster is a free download that is also available for use on the BlackBerry, Android, Windows Mobile and Nokia Palm systems. This useful little social network app uses the phones GPS, at the tap of the screen to inform others of speed traps, hidden cameras and mobile police units. By viewing the map on you phone you can see the traps in your area and keep yourself out of trouble and away from three points.
Take me to my car Is a free app that has already been downloaded by millions of people. A simple tap of the screen when you park up records your cars position and then when you need to find your vehicle again it will give you directions back to where you parked. A define bonus for travellers to strange cities or assisting you out on the day after the night before.
Parker’s Car Price Checker If you are thinking about buying a new or used car this app will give you the edge over the sales staff. Parker’s, the most knowledgeable used car people, have produced this application. It gives users up to date access, to a price index for many of most popular cars on the market. Priced at £2,99 you are bound to be able to save more than this with the purchase of your next car by knowing exactly what the market is currently charging.
Mygas The Mygas producers have developed a free to download, social networking service program that allows the price conscious driver to track petrol stations and their prices. It means you can find the nearest and cheapest garages at the touch of a button and report those that are not worth the visit or for over charging.
London Jam Cams This is a really useful device for London commuters or an entertaining diversion for those who want to sample the frustration of London travel. This free app gives you access to 179 traffic cameras and allows you to plan your journey to avoid them or just see how bad the situation is before you set off.
Auto Trader Auto Trader has long had a web presence but their latest iPhone app gives you mobile access to their site. The service enabling you to check on cars for sale in your area, prices, latest releases and much more quite easily. The system is available in a number of formats to suit different mobiles. For more information, please contact automotiveblog.co.uk – We also provide news and information on Used Cars particularly Used Audi and Used Volkswagen.