Honda apparently thinks you absolutely, positively, desperately need to know at all times what the reading on your odometer is, or how far you just traveled, or what your cruising range is... And they’ve made an app for that. If you’re in Japan.
Our favorite speed trap-tracking app has just given itself a complete overhaul. Trapster 5.0 is complete, with a new interface, 3D tracking and day/night modes. It should all make it easier to stay one step ahead of your next ticket.
In response to Apple banning DUI checkpoint apps, automotive app Trapster pulled the checkpoint alerts from their program, although they say they still "believe the inclusion of DUI checkpoints is a positive deterrent."
Ever sitting at an auction wondering if that low-mileage Merkur XR4Ti is really worth $15K? The Chubb insurance group's put together the Classic Car Guide app for iPhone/iPad users, providing localized comparable sales. Also, no non-racing Merkur is worth $15K.
The iRadar smart detection system integrates with its free app to provide visual alerts and notifications for speed and redlight cameras, dangerous intersections, and known speed traps. It detects all radar and laser guns, so no nasty surprises on your road-trip.
Mobile app Trapster just rolled out its 4.0 release and added new features to help users log roadtrips, locate friends, better avoid tickets, and get around rockslides. Even the police are pitching in to aid (and slow) your commute.