The advent of affordable smartphones and the plethora of apps have made out lives so much easier in various ways. Car driving is no less. Here are some apps that greatly help car drivers in Singapore drive better, safer and smarter.
Use Carmen to experience better car health and fewer car inconveniences! Carmen gives you information about your car’s vital performance stats and alerts you if there’s a problem, before something bad happens. Buy it here for just $119.90!
Waze is a community-based traffic and navigation app. It shows you real-time traffic so you can quickly map the best route to your destination. You can also report accidents and other problems to alert other drivers. You can also find and add information about businesses and other local places.
- SG Traffic Cam
This nifty app taps onto the traffic cameras installed by the Land and Transport Authority (LTA) Singapore and lets you view images. So you get actual real-time feed of various roads. This way you can get a good view of the traffic conditions of various major expressway and highway of Singapore. It’s only available for Android phones. Here’s hoping it comes for iOS soon.
Price: Free (Android)
- Park-A-Lot SG
Frustrated because of no parking lots? Balance low on your cashcard? Don’t worry! Park-A-Lot is a here to save your day. This app lists car parks near your location. You can view the parking lots sorted according to price and distance, hence helping you make a decision efficiently. Unfortunately, this app is an Apple exclusive.
Price: Free (iOS)
- Carmen, a safer drive
Don’t you hate it when your car breaks down at the most crucial of times? Wishing you had a way to know these things in advance? Fret no more with Carmen! Carmen is a diagnostic dongle that you attach to your car. This tiny device monitors your car’s stats which are delivered to your phone. You can make informed decisions based on your car’s health and fuel. You can also connect Carmen with your car workshop so that it’s easier to schedule maintenance checks for your car.
Written By: Monica