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2014-02-28 20:20:13

Truro Toyota offers 2014 Toyota 4Runner, Sequoia, FJ Cruiser TRURO, Nova Scotia, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Winter driving conditions are still present in many areas of the world; however, drivers in the Truro, NS area are striving to find new vehicles that strongly perform regardless of the weather or terrain. Truro Toyota is home to several four-wheel drive (4WD) vehicles, but three new Toyota models that have shown their strengths throughout the winter months are the...

2014-02-28 16:21:16

New SUV can do almost anything SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Just like a rolling stone gathers no moss, the continual development and evolution of Land Rover vehicle continues of with impressive additions each time. The 2014 Land Rover LR2 in San Antonio, TX has gone through a refreshing for the new model-year. Land Rover engineers have performed thousands of hours of testing on the new Land Rover LR2. During the process, they have successfully driven the...

2014-02-28 16:21:10

Eric von Schledorn stocks three transition Ford crossovers RANDOM LAKE, Wis., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While winter continues to challenge drivers on and off the road, it is important that they equip themselves with the proper vehicle to handle any weather condition. Spring weather may feel out of reach, but Eric von Schledorn is revitalizing drivers mid-winter with three transitional Ford SUVs for spring driving. The 2014 Ford Escape, Edge and Explorer create distinct...

2014-02-28 16:20:54

2014 Jeep Patriot brings value to Alberta drivers STETTLER, Alberta, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ever since the early days of Jeep's military history, the rough-and-ready utility vehicle has not discriminated against any type of terrain. Whenever and wherever Jeep has been called on, the well-built SUVs have conquered boulders, blizzards, beaches and all the best that Mother Nature could boil-up or brew. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140228/MN74447) Jeep's...

2014-02-28 16:20:39

Allan Nott Toyota stocks a wide selection of SUVs for Ohio residents LIMA, Ohio, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- No matter what vehicle segment anyone looks at, there is always one offering that seems to go against the grain and appear a little different from the rest. In the crowded SUV market, that offering is the 2014 Toyota 4Runner. One of the only vehicles left in production with a true body-on-frame design, the 4Runner remains one of the only vehicles in its class that is...

2014-02-28 16:20:37

San Antonio drivers earn massive truck horsepower at Ingram Park CDJ SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When the road becomes challenging, drivers often choose a vehicle with the strength to overcome each obstacle. San Antonio Ram dealership, Ingram Park CDJ, is putting two heavy-duty trucks, the 2014 Ram 3500 and 2014 Chevy Silverado 3500, to the ultimate challenge by stacking up their capabilities to determine which vehicle creates the most resilient performance....

2014-02-28 16:20:34

Chicago-area Nissan dealer describes price-match tire program COUNTRYSIDE, Ill., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Tire Assurance Program at Continental Nissan exists to bestow confidence on Chicago-area Nissan drivers. Tire Assurance is essentially a price-match system that allows drivers to explore tire pricing options within a 25-mile radius of Continental Nissan's Countryside showroom. If customers discover a better deal within those parameters, Continental Nissan will...

2014-02-28 16:20:28

- Research shows customers are more satisfied if their dealership performs basic car care maintenance in less than an hour FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Speed is being applied to service and maintenance with the launch of the new Hyundai Assurance Car Care Express service center program. Hyundai Assurance Car Care Express will help participating Hyundai dealers decrease the time needed for basic services, such as oil changes and tire rotations, enabling the...

2014-02-28 12:22:56

Ingram Park CDJ weighs in capabilities of two leading pickup trucks SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The challenge of determining the best pickup truck in the industry continues at Ingram Park CDJ. While choosing the ideal vehicle is certainly a personal preference for drivers, the San Antonio dealership aims to provide prospective truck buyers with the information needed to make an educated purchase. Both exhibiting outstanding strengths, the 2014 Ram 1500 and 2014...

2014-02-28 12:22:35

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee available in Alberta STETTLER, Alberta, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Since Grand Cherokee's introduction in the early 1990s, the Jeep has climbed its way to the top as the most-awarded SUV in automotive history. Now in its fourth generation, the innovations and class-exclusive features built into the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee are ready to show Stettler Dodge customers that every honor bestowed on the SUV was not awarded in vain. (Photo:...


Latest Land Transport Reference Libraries

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...

Troller Pantanal
2014-02-20 12:56:37

Troller Veiculos Especiais S/A (Troller) is an off-road vehicle manufacturer from Brazil that was founded by Rogerio Farias in 1995. The first prototype vehicle was produced in 1996. In 1997, the company was bought by Mario Araripe and formed a partnership to produce vehicles. The first vehicle Troller manufactured was a gasoline powered T4 with mass production beginning 1999. In 2005, in Angola, Africa a manufacturing plant opened to also produce the T4. In January 2007, Ford do...

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