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2014-07-29 23:06:07

Researchmoz.us announces addition of new report "Global Armored and Counter IED Vehicles Market 2014-2024 - Major Programs: Market Profile" to its database. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 This report provides information on major programs planned in the global Armored and Counter IED Vehicles market. It provides details on top programs in each segment expected to be executed during the forecast period. Summary This report discusses the various programmes conducted by key...

2014-07-29 23:04:09

RnRMarketResearch.com offers "Electronic Toll Collection System Market by Products (AVI, AVC, VES, Back office & Integration), Technology (RFID, DRSC, Video Analytics, & GNSS), Applications (Highway, & Urban), & Geography – Analysis & Forecast to 2013 – 2020" global research report in its store. (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The growing demand for Electronic Toll Collection systems has increasingly shifted focus towards optimization in the areas of efficiency,...

2014-07-29 16:21:26

Refreshed and redesigned Ford models to take center stage at Wiscasset Ford this fall WISCASSET, Maine, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Late 2014 to early 2015 is shaping up to be an exciting time on the Wiscasset Ford lot. With some of the industry's most highly anticipated redesigns expected to touch their wheels down on the Wiscasset Ford lot, dealership representatives and car shoppers alike have high expectations for the latest releases from Ford. Photo -...

2014-07-29 12:22:41

Mac Haik Georgetown dealerships sell new Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram AUSTIN, Texas, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mac Haik Auto Group is changing the way consumers buy new and used cars by proving them with multiple locations and a wide range of vehicle brands. Mac Haik Ford Lincoln Georgetown and Mac Haik Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in Austin, Texas give drivers an excellent selection of the newest and most innovative cars, trucks, sports cars and SUVs from the auto industry's...

2014-07-29 12:22:31

Ingram Park Nissan compares 2015 Nissan Versa Note, 2015 Honda Fit SAN ANTONIO, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Competition is close in the hatchback class, as Ingram Park Nissan compares its 2015 Nissan Versa Note to the 2015 Honda Fit. Each vehicle is committed to a drive that's both efficient and exciting, while also making space for passengers and all of their belongings. With their offerings incredibly close, the Versa Note and Fit require drivers to select the vehicle that...

2014-07-29 12:21:44

2014 Avalon, Sequoia and 4Runner show range of Toyota lineup NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Not everything happens with the subtlety of a rock concert in the automotive world. Over the past couple of year Toyota has expanded its vehicle roster from highly fuel-efficient sedans to include models that can rival some of the most luxurious vehicles offered by any other automaker. Models like the 2014 Toyota Avalon and 2014 Toyota Sequoia represent that trend...

2014-07-29 12:21:29

Allan Nott Honda of Lima, Ohio stocks and features all-new 2015 Honda Pilot LIMA, Ohio, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Creating a vehicle with ample passenger and cargo volume is something that nearly every major automaker has been able to accomplish. However, figuring out how to keep these vehicles from guzzling massive amounts of fuel seems to be an obstacle not as easily overcome. Recently, the 2015 Honda Pilot made its debut to car dealerships all across the nation and with...

2014-07-29 12:21:25

Mobile, Ala. luxury vehicle dealership showcases Land Rover dominance MOBILE, Ala., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What many car shoppers may not realize is how closely related both the Jeep and Land Rover nameplates are in the SUV market. Both automakers have earned meal tickets with consumers by creating vehicle options known for uncompromising off-road demeanor. However, as time when on, Jeep and Land Rover shifted efforts towards upscale luxury successfully to gain more...

2014-07-29 12:21:21

The Iveco Bus importer for Egypt, GB Auto - a Ghabbour Group company, a leading automotive assembler and distributor in the Middle East and Africa - has signed an important contract with the Cairo Transport Authority - CTA - for the delivery of 300 Eurorider chassis to be bodied as 12.20 m city buses. BASILDON, United Kingdom, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Iveco Bus, a brand of CNH Industrial, will manufacture the 300 Eurorider chassis at its plant in Annonay, France. The chassis will be...

2014-07-29 08:22:27

Subaru dealer compares 2015 Forester to 2015 Mazda CX-5 TOPEKA, Kan., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Subaru Forester is widely noted as the most capable compact sports utility vehicle that has unparalleled safety compared to other vehicles residing within its class. To further demonstrate the confidence Briggs Subaru of Topeka has within the 2015 Subaru Forester, vehicle experts have matched it up against one of the segment's toughest contenders, the 2015 Mazda CX-5....


Latest Land Transport Reference Libraries

Bricklin SV-1
2014-06-18 08:10:07

The Bricklin SV-1 was created by Malcolm Bricklin, designed by Herb Grasse and assembled in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. It was manufactured from 1974 to 1976, with only 2,854 total vehicles built. Herb Grasse, who was the designer of the original Batmobile, built three Bricklin-styled models for banks and other investors. The factory was not able to produce vehicles fast enough to turn a profit and the company owed the New Brunswick government $23 million. It cost an estimated...

1919 GMC Truck Ad
2014-04-13 09:02:48

GMC is a division of American automaker General Motors (GM) that focuses on trucks and utility vehicles. William C. Durant, the founder of GM purchased the Rapid Motor Vehicle Company in 1909. The same year, Durant purchased the Reliance Motor Car Company. Rapid and Reliance merged in 1911 and GMC was formed in 1912. The first GMC truck went on exhibit in 1912 at the New York International Auto Show. Although 22,000 trucks were produced in 1912, only 372 were contributed by GMC. GM then...

Hummer-H3
2014-04-13 08:37:22

Hummer was a brand of trucks and SUVs produced by AM General, first sold as a civilian version of the M998 Humvee in 1992. In 1998, Hummer was purchased by General Motors (GM) and they marketed three versions, the original Hummer H1, based on the Humvee, the H2 and H3 models were smaller and were produced for the civilian market. By 2008, Hummer was placed under review by GM management. Rather than being liquidated as part of the GM bankruptcy in 2009, it was retained by GM. An...

Dodge-1927 Sedan
2014-04-11 13:58:22

Dodge is an automobile manufacturer founded in 1900 by Horace Elgin Dodge and brother John Francis. Originally named the Dodge Brothers Company, a supplier of parts and assemblies to Detroit automakers. They began producing complete automobiles in 1915. After the death of the Dodge brothers in 1920, sales dropped and Dodge’s rank fell from third to seventh by 1927. The company was sold by the Dodge brother’s widows in 1925 to Dillon, Read & Co. for at least $146 million. In 1928,...

Maglev
2014-04-11 09:17:26

Maglev is a vehicle propulsion system that uses magnetic levitation to move a vehicle with magnets instead of wheels. The vehicle hovers a short distance above the guide way by magnets and also uses the magnets for motion. The operation of this system is quite and maintains less friction for improved acceleration and deceleration. Weather does not affect the performance of the vehicle. Currently, some trains make use of the Maglev system, but vacuum tube trains could allow a Maglev system...

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