Rear-View Mirror DVR Records Everything (Except The Rear)

Like the Honda Black Box Recorder we saw a couple days back, this rear-view mirror DVR is capable of continually recording footage for safety purposes. Or for jackass YouTube videos. Whichever comes first. It attaches to the windshield and plugs in via a 12V DC outlet. Check the jump to see some delicious hooning,… » 2/07/08 3:30pm 2/07/08 3:30pm

New Ford Backup Camera Prevents You From Killing Neighbor's Dog &mdash Maybe

In no time you will be a towing master capable of buying and hauling all kinds of crap around town thanks to the optional rear-view camera system now available on a variety of Ford truck and sports-utility models. Backup cameras have existed in years past, but this one is a bit different. It displays the backup video… » 12/10/07 6:15pm 12/10/07 6:15pm

Clinton, Sununu Demand Backup Cameras For All

According to the NHTSA, "back-over" incidents kill 183 Americans every year, more than vending machines and schnauzers combined. The unlikely senatorial duo of John E. Sununu (not to be confused with John H. Sununu) and Hillary Clinton are introducing the Cameron Gulbransen Kids and Cars Safety Act, which would… » 2/27/07 1:14pm 2/27/07 1:14pm

Green Light, Camera, Action: Helmet Cam

Roadfly's new blog directs us to a piece of equipment that should be standard on all performance cars, a helmet cam that can be mounted on a car's dash. Not that we're condoning the videotaping of illegal roadway outings or anything. It's just that you never know when something interesting is going to happen during a… » 10/21/05 3:24pm 10/21/05 3:24pm