<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: General]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/general<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: General]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/general<![CDATA[Tennessee law allows strangers to break into hot cars to save pets]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115071996770/tennessee-law-allows-strangers-to-break-into-hot-carsA new law in Tennessee legally allows strangers to save stranded pets from hot cars. ]]>Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115071996770/tennessee-law-allows-strangers-to-break-into-hot-cars<![CDATA[Mother doesn't allow firefighters to smash BMW’s window to free her stuck child]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115071596594/mother-refuses-doesnt-allow-firefighters-to-smashThe mother of a three-year old son did not allow firefighters to break her BMW's window in order to free her child. ]]>Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115071596594/mother-refuses-doesnt-allow-firefighters-to-smash<![CDATA[UK study says women charged 45 GBP more than men by mechanics]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070396142/uk-study-says-women-charged-45-gbp-more-than-men-byA new study has discovered that women are frequently charged 45 GBP (63 EUR) more than men for car repairs ]]>Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070396142/uk-study-says-women-charged-45-gbp-more-than-men-by<![CDATA[World's best-selling cars revealed]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062195599/best-selling-cars-in-far-flung-countries-revealedA new interesting survey is showing which the best-selling models in some of the far flung nations are ]]>Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062195599/best-selling-cars-in-far-flung-countries-revealed<![CDATA[Driver gets speeding ticket after doing 100 km/h in 100 km/h area]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060394742/driver-gets-speeding-ticket-after-doing-100-kmh-inA driver received a speeding ticket for going 100 km/h (62 mph) in an area which had a 100 km/h limit. ]]>Wed, 03 Jun 2015 20:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060394742/driver-gets-speeding-ticket-after-doing-100-kmh-in<![CDATA[Photo shows extremely high temperatures in India are literally melting roads]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052994557/photo-shows-extremely-high-temperatures-in-india-areThe heat wave in India is starting to have consequences on the public roads which are starting to melt. ]]>Fri, 29 May 2015 16:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052994557/photo-shows-extremely-high-temperatures-in-india-are<![CDATA[Fifteen temporary speed cameras raised 4.7M GBP in UK ]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115051793914/fifteen-temporary-speed-cameras-raised-47m-gbp-inFifteen roadworks and highway speed cameras in the UK have raised 4.7M GBP in the last at least 18 ]]>Sun, 17 May 2015 22:39:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115051793914/fifteen-temporary-speed-cameras-raised-47m-gbp-in<![CDATA[Thieves literally stole a road in China]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115043093028/thieves-literally-stole-a-road-in-chinaA couple of thieves managed to strip off the entire surface of a 410-meter road in Nantong, Jiangsu in China. ]]>Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115043093028/thieves-literally-stole-a-road-in-china<![CDATA[Superhighway could connect London and New York]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115033091358/superhighway-could-connect-london-and-new-yorkA very ambitious plan for the world’s longest highway could allow drivers run from the UK to the United States on a single road ]]>Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:59:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115033091358/superhighway-could-connect-london-and-new-york<![CDATA[Police investigating Clarkson fracas incident; US work ban theoretically possible but unlikely]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115032691169/police-investigating-clarkson-fracas-incident-us-workNorth Yorkshire Police has announced they will be investigating the fracas scandal involving Jeremy Clarkson and Top Gear producer Oisin Tymon. ]]>Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115032691169/police-investigating-clarkson-fracas-incident-us-work<![CDATA[Drunk driver pulls over and calls police to turn himself in]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115032390970/drunk-driver-pulls-over-and-calls-police-to-turn-himselfAn intoxicated driver decided to pull over and call 911 to turn himself in to the police. ]]>Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115032390970/drunk-driver-pulls-over-and-calls-police-to-turn-himself<![CDATA[Driver receives €54,024 fine for speeding in Finland]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115030990178/driver-receives-54024-fine-for-speeding-in-finlandMillionaire Reima Kuisla received a whopping €54,024 fine for speeding in Finland. ]]>Mon, 09 Mar 2015 16:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115030990178/driver-receives-54024-fine-for-speeding-in-finland<![CDATA[Traffic sign in France says "there are still children to crush, you can accelerate"]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115030890090/traffic-sign-in-france-says-there-are-still-childrenAuthorities in Burgundy, France have installed a rather peculiar traffic sign saying "there are still children to crush, you can accelerate." ]]>Sun, 08 Mar 2015 14:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115030890090/traffic-sign-in-france-says-there-are-still-children<![CDATA[Study commissioned by NHTSA says drivers smoking marijuana don't cause significantly more crashes]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115021188704/study-commissioned-by-nhtsa-says-drivers-smoking-marijuanaA study commissioned by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says smoking marijuana does not greatly increase the risks of crashing. ]]>Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115021188704/study-commissioned-by-nhtsa-says-drivers-smoking-marijuana<![CDATA[United Kingdom legally approves driverless car testing]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115021188694/united-kingdom-legally-approves-driverless-car-testingAuthorities in United Kingdom have approved a plan for testing autonomous vehicles on public roads. ]]>Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115021188694/united-kingdom-legally-approves-driverless-car-testing<![CDATA[WCF Asks: What was the most important model of 2014?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114123186618/wcf-asks-what-as-the-most-important-model-of-2014As we're preparing to close out another year, we thought we'd leave it up to our readers to help us determine the most important model to be introduced in 2014. ]]>Thu, 01 Jan 2015 01:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114123186618/wcf-asks-what-as-the-most-important-model-of-2014<![CDATA[Documents show Gabonese presidency spent €7.84 million in one day on high-end cars in 2010]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114122986472/documents-show-gabonese-presidency-spent-784-millionFRANCE 24 has managed to obtain an interesting document that shows how much money the Gabonese presidency spent in one day on cars. ]]>Mon, 29 Dec 2014 10:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114122986472/documents-show-gabonese-presidency-spent-784-million<![CDATA[White is the most popular color choice in 2014]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114120985613/white-is-the-most-popular-color-choice-in-2014A study conducted by PPG Industries has revealed white is once again the most popular color of the year. ]]>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114120985613/white-is-the-most-popular-color-choice-in-2014<![CDATA[1.2M GBP stolen vehicles recovered by UK authorities [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102183129/12m-gbp-stolen-vehicles-recovered-by-uk-authorities-videoA total of 44 stolen cars have been seized by the UK authorities ]]>Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102183129/12m-gbp-stolen-vehicles-recovered-by-uk-authorities-video<![CDATA[British businessman builds private toll road to avoid 14-mile detour]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114080679295/british-businessman-builds-private-toll-road-to-avoid-14-mile62-year-old British businessman Mike Watts opened a private toll road allowing drivers to avoid (at a cost) a 14-mile detour. ]]>Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114080679295/british-businessman-builds-private-toll-road-to-avoid-14-mile<![CDATA[U.S. senator proposes life sentence for auto executives who ignore defects leading to deaths]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114080479161/us-senator-proposes-life-sentence-for-auto-executivesU.S. senator Claire McCaskill is promoting a bill that includes lifetime imprisonment for auto executives who ignored recalls that led to deaths. ]]>Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114080479161/us-senator-proposes-life-sentence-for-auto-executives<![CDATA[UK learner driver fails theory test 110 times and spends 3,410 GBP]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071678257/uk-learner-driver-fails-theory-test-110-times-and-spendsA 28-year-old woman from Southwark, southeast London has failed her driving theory test for no less than 110 times. ]]>Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071678257/uk-learner-driver-fails-theory-test-110-times-and-spends<![CDATA[Indian government wants mandatory ABS, airbags and crash tests]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071678238/indian-government-wants-mandatory-abs-airbags-and-crashThe Indian government has announced its intentions to enforce mandatory ABS, airbags and crash tests for local automakers. ]]>Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071678238/indian-government-wants-mandatory-abs-airbags-and-crash<![CDATA[TomTom names most traffic-jammed cities in the world]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071178050/tomtom-names-most-traffic-jammed-cities-in-the-worldAmsterdam-based traffic and navigation services company TomTom has announced results from its annual global traffic survey ]]>Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:10:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071178050/tomtom-names-most-traffic-jammed-cities-in-the-world<![CDATA[China trying to fix smog problem by getting 11 million older cars off the road]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114052875924/china-trying-to-fix-smog-problem-by-getting-11-millionAuthorities in China have announced drastic measures to try and diminish pollution levels. ]]>Wed, 28 May 2014 11:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114052875924/china-trying-to-fix-smog-problem-by-getting-11-million<![CDATA[Drivers caught texting & driving in Ireland twice could face three-month jail]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114051575309/drivers-caught-texting--driving-in-ireland-twice-couldAuthorities in Ireland have implemented tougher laws for those caught texting and driving. ]]>Thu, 15 May 2014 12:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114051575309/drivers-caught-texting--driving-in-ireland-twice-could<![CDATA[NHTSA releases graphic public service announcement videos about distracted driving]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114040873040/nhtsa-releases-graphic-public-service-announcement-videosThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released a couple of violent public service announcement clips regarding the dangers of distracted driving. ]]>Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:10:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114040873040/nhtsa-releases-graphic-public-service-announcement-videos<![CDATA[Paris car ban ends after one day and 3,859 fined drivers, pollution level drops below safe limit]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114031871960/paris-car-ban-ends-after-one-day-and-3859-fined-driversThe car ban in Paris has ended after just one day and local authorities say that it was a success. ]]>Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:15:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114031871960/paris-car-ban-ends-after-one-day-and-3859-fined-drivers<![CDATA[Paris initiates partial car ban amid high pollution]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114031771876/paris-initiates-partial-car-ban-amid-high-pollutionAuthorities in Paris have implemented a temporary car ban as a method to lower pollution levels. ]]>Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114031771876/paris-initiates-partial-car-ban-amid-high-pollution<![CDATA[Two-car parking space in London on sale for a whopping 400,000 GBP]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114021370170/two-car-parking-space-in-london-on-sale-for-a-whoppingA double underground parking bay located in the nearby vicinity of Royal Albert Hall in London is now on sale for no less than 400,000 GBP (about 665,000 USD or 487,000 EUR). ]]>Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114021370170/two-car-parking-space-in-london-on-sale-for-a-whopping