Intelligent Speed Adaptation, the so called ‘Spy in the cab’ moved a step closer with the announcement that Transport For London (TfL) is to trial a system for six months in its 20 of its own vehicles including a London bus and in a black cab.
BBC News this morning (07/04/2009) carried a report on the dangers of vehicles fitted with Nitrous Oxide kits. (Or Nozz in their parlance)
The report states that such kits can increase the power of a vehicle by threefold.
It appears, according to the report, that the AA are ‘Concerned that “hundreds of lives are being put at risk by young motorists modifying cars with nitrous oxide to boost their power.
The motoring organisation says the kits are dangerous and need tighter controls.