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2014-09-10 04:20:11

MUNICH, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - 145,902 vehicles sold worldwide in August, up 4.5% - Year-to-date sales total 1,330,077, rise of 6.7% The BMW Group saw its most successful August ever, with 145,902 vehicles delivered to customers around the world (prev. yr. 139,650 / +4.5%). Sales for the first eight months of the year are also higher than in any previous year with a total of 1,330,077 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles sold, an increase of 6,7% over...

2014-09-09 00:20:12

LONDON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global 48V Micro Hybrid Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2355561/Global-48V-Micro-Hybrid-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout 48V Micro HybridMicro hybrid vehicles are equipped with a start-stop mechanism, which automatically shuts down the engine during idling and restarts it when accelerating. This mechanism helps reduce fuel consumption and emissions and ensures improved fuel...

2014-09-04 23:13:21

VEEDIMS formally announces the appointment of Craig R. Helsing as CEO and Managing Member after serving as President and Managing Member of VEEDIMS. Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 VEEDIMS, LLC. today announced that Craig R.Helsing has been promoted to CEO and Managing Member. Mr. Helsing previously held the position of President and before that, Chief Marketing and Design Officer at VEEDIMS. “As VEEDIMS quickly begins to gain traction in multiple markets, there is no...

2014-09-03 16:21:36

The 2014 BMW Championship Takes Place in Cherry Hills Village, Colorado, September 4 - September 7. WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BMW Championship winners Rory McIlroy, Zach Johnson and Camilo Villegas attempted to recreate Arnold Palmer's historic drive from Cherry Hills Country Club's 1st tee to kick-off the 2014 BMW Championship. The recreation was a nod to Palmer's legendary tee shot during the 1960 U.S. Open at Cherry Hills, when he drove the green at the 346-yard,...

2014-09-03 12:22:01

- BMW brand sales up 11.0 percent - Best August Ever WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported August sales of 32,220 vehicles, an increase of 5.5 percent from the 30,546 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago. Year-to-date, the BMW Group (BMW and MINI combined) is up 5.4 percent on sales of 245,974 in the first eight months of 2014 compared to 233,326 in the same period in 2013. BMW Brand Sales - Best...

2014-09-02 08:21:43

Today's top luxury brands can all be found at Aristocrat Motors MERRIAM, Kan., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For drivers that require a little extra luxury out of their next vehicle purchase, the places to shop are few and far between. Premium luxury and high-end performance vehicles are not for every driver, but the ones that do seek them know exactly what they want. Aristocrat Motors, in Merriam, KS, offers its shoppers a unique experience that brings together some of the...

2014-08-29 23:05:46

Global 48V Micro Hybrid Market 2014-2018 a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Micro hybrid vehicles are equipped with a start-stop mechanism, which automatically shuts down the engine during idling and restarts it when accelerating. This mechanism helps reduce fuel consumption and emissions and ensures improved fuel efficiency. Through this mechanism, it is possible to save around 15 percent of fuel consumption. A 48V micro hybrid...

2014-08-28 16:30:51

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online Backup provider, IDrive Inc., is offering support to students for the upcoming back to school season via a 50% off discount that is valid for the lifetime of the account enabling students to back up their critical data to the cloud. With the back-to-school season coming along, students with a valid education based email address can take advantage of IDrive's educational discount. Many students rely on computers and mobile devices to do their...

2014-08-26 12:20:50

Werk Shop Restored 1958 BMW 503 Cabriolet Takes Third Place in the Post-War Touring Class of the World's Concours d'Elegance LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Proudly displayed on the famed eighteenth fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links in Carmel, CA on Sunday, "The Countess" - as the Feather white 1958 BMW 503 Series II Cabriolet is affectionately named by its owner - flaunts a bright white ribbon for placing third in the Post-War Touring category of the Pebble Beach...

2014-08-25 16:29:26

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IDrive Inc. a leader in cloud storage and online backup, has experienced strong growth internationally by introducing IDrive Express, a free cloud backup seeding solution, that sends an external drive (up to 3TB) to the customer to upload their data with, and return to IDrive for direct upload. This enables for a faster backup (under a week from device to cloud) compared to backing up over the Internet, which can be plagued by slow upload...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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