9 Car gadgets that make driving as easy as can be

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We spend hours of time in our cars each week and most of us take our car as it comes with no upgrades. But, technology has advanced and there are countless devices and systems that make our driving experiences better than ever.

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If you’re like millions of other Americans, you’re spending nearly an hour driving to and from work each day. Add in errands, weekend trips, and any social event and your time in the car really adds up.

Sure, your car may have Bluetooth audio or a backup camera. But if you haven’t added any other technology to your vehicle then you’re seriously missing out. Check out these car gadgets to take your driving to the next level.

Raven Complete Connected Car System

This device features all the technology you need to improve your car. Raven offers 24/7 live video, allowing you to keep an eye on what’s happening inside and around your car all in HD. Likewise, it lets you to monitor your car from anywhere in the world for total peace of mind.

Amazon Echo Auto Alexa Car Accessory

Complete with Echo Auto Dash Mount, this device connects to Alexa via your phone and plays through the speakers in your car. Designed for in-car use, Echo Auto can connect to your smart garage door, help you find gas stations, make calls, and help you navigate.

Auto Alexa Car Accessory

Auto Alexa Car Accessory

Nonda Zus Smart Backup Car Camera

Installed just below your license plate, this device gives you a live view of what’s behind your vehicle. The Zus Backup Camera installs in less than ten minutes. Then, connecting to the app on your smartphone, it gives you a massive 170-degree field of view which is more than most built-in systems.

mophie Charge Stream Qi Wireless Vent Mount

Attaching directly to the vent in your vehicle, this car charger securely holds your device in place for perfect viewing. By using the latest Qi technology, your smartphone begins to charge as soon as it comes into contact with the mount so you never need to fiddle with cables.

Qi Wireless Vent Mount

Qi Wireless Vent Mount

Eve ATHENA Child Car Safety Monitor

Utilizing patented multi-sensor technology, this device accurately and quickly detects when you leave your loved one in the vehicle. Designed for children and pets, the safety monitor works regardless of their location inside the car.

Child Car Safety Monitor

Child Car Safety Monitor

Owl Cam In-Car Security Camera

Featuring a forward-facing and an inside-facing camera, Owl covers both the inside and outside of your car. Additionally, the cameras stay on and send videos to cloud storage 24/7.  Likewise, it uses fast and reliable 4G internet connection. This allows you to use live video streaming to check up on your car at any time from anywhere as well as instantly record and save any journey.

Nonda Zus HD Car Music Adapter

Plugging directly into your vehicle, it gives you instant wireless access so you can stream your favorite tunes in any car. Using the app on your smartphone, the Zus Music Adapter connects via FM, 3.5mm AUX cable, or Bluetooth. It also works with any vehicle no matter the make, model, or even the year.

Car Music Adapter

Car Music Adapter

Garmin Speak Plus Alexa Dashboard Camera

Offering turn-by-turn directions, you can now use the power of Alexa to get from A to B with ease. In addition to GPS, Speak Plus connects wirelessly to your device to access Amazon Alexa seamlessly. Using your voice, you can play your music, control smart home devices before you even get home, and so much more.

VAVA Smart Dash Cam

Featuring crystal-clear 1080p 60fps HD video, the VAVA Smart Dash Cam is suitable for both day and night use. It comes with a swivel 360° design so you can capture footage in all directions, including the inside of your car.

Smart Dash Cam

Smart Dash Cam

For more such smart car gadgets, check out our entire collection here.

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Ashley Timms is the Editor in Chief at Gadget Flow where she gets to write about the most incredible products in the world. When she’s not writing, she’s producing fine art dog photography.

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