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2014-08-18 08:21:14

VENICE BEACH, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the most renowned car rental groups in the area is now offering Tesla Model S Performance at the lowest daily rate in the world. The MPG Car Rental group already has a long standing history of providing locals with reliable services in car rentals at extremely affordable prices. They have a sterling reputation in the community, along with an extremely diverse selection of vehicles for about all needs and renters. In addition...

2014-08-09 23:00:57

ReportsnReports.com adds "Turbocharger Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV & HCV), Fuel Type (Diesel & Gasoline), Technology (VGT/VNT, Waste gate & Twin-Turbo), & Region - Industry Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 The global automotive turbocharger market report shows an overview of the technical as well as other important aspects of the turbochargers. It includes the value chain, Porter’s five...

2014-08-06 23:06:13

DuPont Advanced Materials Positioned to Help Lower Emissions, Improve Fuel Economy Troy, Michigan (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Ask anyone in the automotive design or engineering community what technologies they are working on to lower emissions and improve fuel economy and half the time you’ll hear “lightweighting,” according to the results of a July WardsAuto survey sponsored by DuPont. Also topping the list are engine efficiency programs, vehicle electrification and adoption of diesel...

2014-07-24 08:21:49

UAL Reports $919 Million Second-Quarter 2014 Profit Excluding Special Items; $789 Million Profit Including Special Items CHICAGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported second-quarter 2014 net income of $919 million, an increase of 51 percent year-over-year, or $2.34 per diluted share, excluding $130 million of special items. Including special items, UAL reported second-quarter 2014 net income of $789 million, or $2.01 per diluted share. -- United's...

2014-07-24 00:20:24

Research yields up to seven percent mpg improvement and CO2 reduction ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research from AAA shows that automatic stop-start automotive technology delivers a significant fuel economy benefit. Test results indicated that automatic stop-start systems provide a five percent to seven percent improvement in fuel economy and reduction in carbon dioxide emissions compared with tests conducted on the same vehicle with the automatic stop-start...

2014-07-16 16:20:38

-- Around 7.5 million Audi TDI models sold since 1989 -- Audi CEO Rupert Stadler: "Continually refining successful concept" -- Board Member for Development Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg: "Taking the next big step with electrification of the TDI" -- Sales chief Luca de Meo: "Clean d iesel increasingly attracting customers worldwide" INGOLSTADT, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Audi is marking a very special anniversary: It was 25 years ago that the company first...

2014-05-28 23:19:15

Recent ATI Graduate Has Closed $4 Million Funding; Building Efficient Engine Technology for Military Vehicles, Shipping, Power Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), part of the IC2 Institute at The University of Texas at Austin (UT), today congratulates Yan Engines on its company momentum. Yan Engines, recently graduated from ATI, focuses on delivering fuel-efficient technologies for power generation and transportation through its engine fuel economy...

2014-05-28 08:21:21

Company offers a glimpse of a DeltaWing® for the street that applies the unique, innovative design architecture and lightweight technologies to achieve significantly improved fuel economy BRASELTON, Ga., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeltaWing Technologies Inc. today revealed how the groundbreaking DeltaWing(®) architecture - a highly aerodynamic and lightweight design currently competing in IMSA sports car road races in the form of the DeltaWing race car - could look as a...

2014-05-15 16:24:01

DURHAM, N.C., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More people would buy energy-efficient vehicles if auto dealers included long-term gasoline costs on fuel-efficiency labels, according to research from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111102/DC96044LOGO Management professor Rick Larrick and Fuqua post-doctoral associate Adrian Camilleri found that showing consumers the cost of gasoline over the approximate lifetime of the vehicle...

2014-05-14 12:21:07

Experts to predict the gasoline price tipping point that will drive green car sales, Tuesday, May 20 LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 20, 2014 the Motor Press Guild (MPG), the largest automotive media association in North America, will hold a special event moderated by John O'Dell, senior editor for fuel efficiency and green vehicles at Edmunds.com. The event will take place on the historic Queen Mary in Long Beach where automotive industry experts will gather to discuss...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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