Additional inspection of crashed vehicles considered
The state has decided to order additional inspection of vehicles that have caused traffic accidents as the latter are often repaired on a budget. Insurers believe the measure is unnecessary.
27.03.2017, Hanneli RudiPM
Finance committee likely to remove car registration tax from bundle of amendments
The finance committee of the Estonian parliament will apparently decide on Monday to exclude the amendment introducing a variable rate car registration fee from the bundle of amendments to tax laws put before lawmakers by the new coalition government.
Car lands in house after flight of fifty meters
A 22-year-old woman crashed her BMW into a residential building on Viljandi's Köstri street after the speed at which the vehicle was traveling caused it to fly out of a steep turn and take flight, passing over a parked vehicle and a fence for a total distance of several dozen meters on Monday. The driver, who initially fled the scene, was found to be under the influence of narcotic substances.
23.11.2016, Marko SuurmägiPM
Dreams of an electric towing hitch
Head of Pärnu Hospital and chairman of the Estonian Hospitals Association Urmas Sule has declared a public procurement in which he aims the leasing contract at a prodigiously equipped Volkswagen Passat Alltrack with a price tag of 46,000 euros.
19.09.2016, Nils NiitraPM
Kid kicked out of car as penalty by parents
Mom and Dad told their pouting boy to walk home, as punishment, for a couple of kilometres. To their surprise, youth police asked for explanation.
17.08.2016, Olga LebedevaElu
Elu24 droonivideo! Vihula mõisa vanade autode päeval näitas oma iludusi Hispaania autoklubi
Laupäeval toimus Vihula mõisas Vanade Autode Päev, mil mõisat väisas Hispaania autoklubi Antic Car Club de Catalunya oma 1920ndate ja 1930ndate aastate autodega.
Road users to save €8.5m a year
The currently crooked and curved Tallinn-Tartu Highway robs Estonians millions of euros a year in time and fuel spent, and car repairs needed.
20.05.2016, Joosep VärkPM
Swedish-American invalid carriage caught in Estonian red tape
For quite a time, the wheelchaired Jako Stein sought for a fitting vehicle. He got one finally from Sweden but in Estonia the Road Administration requires costly lab tests for a van for years acceptable on Swedish roads.
18.05.2016, Nils NiitraElu
Pildid: Eeskujuliku liiklemise nädala üritusTallinna Lauluväljakul
2.-7. mail toimus Eeskujuliku liiklemise nädal. Üritus on ellu kutsutud selleks, et pöörata rohkem meie kõikide tähelepanu igapäevasele eeskujulikule liiklemisele.
08.05.2016, Elu24.ee meelelahutustoimkond
Jaapani tootja turvapadjapraak ohustab kümneid miljoneid autosid
Jaapani ettevõte Takata kutsub USAs tagasi 35-40 miljonit autot, et kontrollida nende esiosas asuvate õhkpatjade turvalisust, kirjutab Car and Driver.
Mida teeb Tesla uue mudeli broneeringutelt saadud veerand miljardi dollariga?
Tesla Motorsi tegevjuht Elon Musk säutsus 3. aprillil mikroblogivõrgustikus Twitter, et märtsi lõpus esitletud elektriauto Model 3 on saanud juba üle 276 000 broneeringu. Deposiidina saadud rohkem kui 276 miljonit dollarit ei loeta aga veel ettevõtte käibe hulka, kirjutab Car and Driver.
Car dives in from Fishing Port berth
Yesterday afternoon, an Audi drove thru fence in Fishing Port, Tallinn and fell from berth into the sea below.
Video: tutvu venelaste uusima amfiib-ATVga (1)
Car and Driver tutvustab venelaste loodud uut ATVd nimega Sherp, mis suudab ühtviisi edukalt liigelda mägedes, lumes, jääl ning vees.
Estonian police nab Lithuanian car thieves
Estonian police captured two Lithuanian car thieves in the southern Viljandi County the night into Friday and a third man who initially escaped was nabbed in the morning.
12.02.2016, News.postimees.ee / BNS
Audi: tõelisi isesõitvaid autosid näeme rohkem kui kümne aasta pärast
Kuigi Tesla Motors on lubanud esimese inimjuhita auto USA teedele tuua juba 2-3 aastaga, leiab Audi kohaliku üksuse tegevjuht Scott Keogh, et täisautonoomseteni jõudmiseks kulub tööstusel veel kümme või rohkem aastat, kirjutab Car and Driver.
Gallery: guy takes car to test ice at sea. Too thin
On the one hand, it didn't go too well with the lad opting to test thickness of ice in Rohuküla, Lääne County for the vehicle sank to the bottom of the sea. On the other hand, it wasn't too bad at all as no human got hurt.
13.01.2016, Helen MihelsonPM
Estonian police may send liaison officer to Lithuania to combat car theft
Since groups of thieves from Lithuania have set their sights on luxury cars in Estonia, the Estonian police is considering sending a liaison officer to Lithuania to more effectively combat such crimes.
Norma backs out from making safety belts
A producer of car safety devices, Norma has been making safety belts for over four decades beginning in 1973. Now, a best known industrial enterprise in Estonia, they have focused on details providing greater added value.
21.12.2015, Tõnis OjaPM
A million a year
Costs compensated for Estonian parliamentarians sometimes strike the eye as funny... five liters of liquid soap, thousands of boxes of matches, silk scarfs for voters. Otherwise, this membership No 13 looks pretty prudent in its initial months. Some may still wonder whether they just have to spend the extra million euros a year as added to the four-Estonian-averages salaries. Anyway, Postimees took the trouble to browse reports filed. What costs them the most is showing off cars.
16.09.2015, Anneli AmmasPM
Four young people die in traffic accident in Tartu County
A very serious traffic accident took place in Estonia's Tartu County on Tuesday evening which claimed the lives of four young people.
Vaata! Millised autod külastasid American Beauty Car Show-d
Haapsalus toimus 10.-12. juulini iga-aastane Ameerika autode näitus American Beauty Car Show, mis täitis linnapildi saja isesuguse Ameerika autoga Eestist, Soomest, Rootsist, Lätist ja Hollandist.
Video: car and money
A smart buyer will always find time to think through all the expenses and risks that come with buying a car. It's also important to objectively assess your financial opportunities and consider a situation where you suddenly won't have a job anymore.
Car sales boosted by tax amendment drawing nigh
In all probability, today’s ECOFIN meeting will approve a car VAT amendment to enter into force on December 1st. The upcoming amendment has had an effect on car sales – in September, 19 percent increase was spotted year-on-year. For October, the rise was 14.4 percent.
07.11.2014, Kadri HansaluPM
Luxury driving on road to recovery
In initial six months of the year, 45 luxury cars have been bought in Estonia – just two short of total sales for 2012.
15.08.2014, Kalev AasmäeElu
Ilusad autod: American Beauty Car Show
Haapsalus toimus eelmisel nädalavahetusel Baltimaade suurim ameerika autode üritus American Beauty Car Show, millel osales ligi 4000 masinat.
Rare Ferrari restored in Estonia
Historic Vehicle Craftsmen Association, in cooperation with AS Benefit, hereby presents a fully restored 1963 Ferrari 250 GTE. The model is a major legend of the post-War car industry. Pictured, the beauty’s hood is being polished by Neil-Peeter Sarevet, sales and marketing manager at Benefit.