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2014-10-29 08:22:49

Largest enclosed auto transport company chosen for magazine cover CANTON, Mich., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Few lists make quite as big of a splash as Car and Driver's 10 Best every year, and there's nothing quite like the honor of hauling those cars on the cover of the magazine. This year, that honor went to Reliable Carriers, the country's largest enclosed auto transport company. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141028/154886LOGO "We're honored to have been chosen to...

2014-10-28 16:20:59

CHICAGO, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeSaint Logistics, a nationally recognized provider of warehousing, inventory control, transportation management and technology solutions, has added electronic tracking and logs to its fleet. The company completed its implementation of the J. J. Keller's Encompass® online tool to the company's entire fleet as of Oct. 22 to manage and improve all phases of its driver and vehicle compliance and performance. Photo -...

2014-10-27 08:21:48

AAA's Evaluations Found an Average 46 Percent Improvement in Blind-Zone Visibility ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rear-view camera systems improved rear visibility an average of 46 percent in AAA's tests. These systems are intended to improve driver awareness of the area immediately behind the vehicle in order to reduce the instance of back-over fatalities. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration requires a rear-view image in all passenger vehicles...

2014-10-27 04:20:12

AAA's Evaluations Found an Average 46 Percent Improvement in Blind-Zone Visibility AURORA, Ill., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rear-view camera systems improved rear visibility an average of 46 percent in AAA's tests. These systems are intended to improve driver awareness of the area immediately behind the vehicle in order to reduce the instance of back-over fatalities. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration requires a rear-view image in all passenger vehicles beginning in 2016,...

2014-10-24 12:22:26

Sports car is available in the Chicagoland area at Bill Stasek Chevrolet WHEELING, Ill., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Style and speed may be considered some of the biggest deciding factors for consumers considering a sports car. But if you knew that one vehicle was enjoyed by the driver themselves more than another, wouldn't that be the best choice? Consumers have that decision to make, as the new Chevy Camaro Z/28 has been named by Motor Trend as the 2014 Best Driver's Car....

2014-10-24 12:20:46

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- The 15,000-square-foot Mopar Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show display will feature Chrysler, Jeep(®), Dodge, Ram and FIAT brand vehicles personalized with Mopar products -- Hundreds of existing and prototype Mopar parts and accessories also will be showcased at the Las Vegas Convention Center -- Dodge brings a high-powered collection of concepts and production performance...

2014-10-23 08:24:15

Rand McNally TND(TM) 760 devices provide more control over operations and reduce driver distraction SKOKIE, Ill., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With constant news and focus on the impact of automation in the commercial transportation industry, a North Carolina trucking company is a stellar example of experiencing the upside of technology. In fact, Kerns Trucking Inc., out of Kings Mountain, N.C., has used technology products to grow and diversify through three generations of family...

2014-10-22 16:20:41

Innovative Power Hands-Free Smart Liftgate with Auto Open Now Available on Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The award-winning Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport offer more standard comfort and convenience equipment for 2015, including refinements to the steering and suspension systems. The 2015 Santa Fe Sport starts at only $24,950, excluding $875 freight charge, and is arriving in dealerships now....

2014-10-21 08:41:41

New, Comprehensive Checkout Offering Addresses Vexing Industry Problem of Shopping Cart Abandonment PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumio, Inc., the fast growing online and mobile credentials management company, today introduced BAM Checkout(TM), a new, all-in-one credit card and identification scanning technology for mobile retailers. BAM Checkout's embeddable solution provides a frictionless checkout experience by enabling users to bypass nearly all manual key...

2014-10-20 23:09:26

Families receive crash course in the perils of distracted driving at behind-the-wheel event in Atlanta Miami, FL and Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Straight Talk Wireless, the leading US no-contract cell phone service provider, and Driver’s Edge, a non-profit organization dedicated to teaching young drivers what is not being taught in traditional driver’s education, held a behind-the-wheel event this past weekend in Atlanta, GA to honor National Teen Driver Safety Week. The...


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