Tools to make your car smart and save some money

Start-ups are offering OBD-II smart devices that can help you be a better driver, track the vehicle and give real-time car health information

Carmaker, Car

Better driving can help you get more mileage from your car, reduce wear and tear and save money on fuel and maintenance. But how does a driver know if he is doing the right things? To help car owners evaluate their or their driver’s driving skills, a few start-ups have started offering a smart device which houses a mobile SIM card. It attaches to the easily accessible On-Board Diagnostic-II (OBD-II) port and sends driving analysis, vehicle location and its health to a mobile app in real time. The vehicle owner can look at the driving score and understand the areas that need ...