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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:...

2014-02-28 12:22:22

2014 Dodge Durango, 2014 Jeep Cherokee, 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee available at S&L Motors GREEN BAY, Wis., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As Wisconsin drivers anticipate the transition from winter into spring, many prepare their garages with a vehicle capable of handling the season change. S&L Motors is serving Appleton, Wis. and surrounding areas with three new Chrysler Group vehicles, the 2014 Dodge Durango, 2014 Jeep Cherokee and 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Each built with...

2014-02-28 12:22:20

Ford offers opportunity to be one of the first to drive the next-generation pickup truck PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Much has been made of the 2015 Ford F-150 and its high-strength steel frame and military-grade aluminum alloy body. While New Hampshire pickup truck enthusiasts clamoring for the next-generation pickup truck were expecting to wait until the F-150 arrived at Portsmouth Ford and Lincoln in the fourth quarter of 2014, they now have an...

2014-02-28 12:21:58

Toyota of River Oaks carries 2014 Toyota Rav4 CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For many drivers, finding a vehicle that meets all of their needs and wants is a mighty tall order. Due to the lifestyle shared by most, style, cargo and passenger versatility, fuel efficiency and off-road capability are among the most popular traits to be found in a vehicle. Unfortunately, it's a rare group of attributes to come by. As rare as it may be, one Chicago-area dealership thinks it...

2014-02-28 12:21:39

Porsche at the Geneva Motor Show STUTTGART, Germany and ATLANTA, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At this year's Geneva Motor Show Porsche is hailing its return to the top tier of sports car racing by rolling out the new Porsche 919 Hybrid for the LMP1 category of the sports car World Endurance Championship (WEC) in 2014, with the 24 Hours of Le Mans as the undisputed climax of the season. The new efficiency-based regulations of the WEC stipulate innovative hybrid drives. The 919 Hybrid...

2014-02-28 12:21:24

2015 Yukon and Sierra 2500HD currently available in the dealership's extensive inventory MANHATTAN, Kan., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The year has just begun, yet some of the newest 2015 models are already rolling into automotive dealerships across the nation, such as Briggs Buick GMC. The Manhattan-based dealership recently received a shipment of two brand-new 2015 GMC models including the 2015 GMC Yukon and the 2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD. To help consumers research both of the...

2014-02-28 12:21:15

Palmen Motors of Kenosha sells 2014 Ram 1500 at discounted rate KENOSHA, Wis., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Truck buyers who are looking to get in on the truck that's been named Motor Trend'sTruck of the Year might have finally met the right opportunity as the truck goes on sale at southern Wisconsin dealership Palmen Motors this month. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140228/MN73637) The 2014 Ram 1500 pickup offers advanced technologies for drivers including...

2014-02-28 08:21:00

Capable SUV is in stock at Nissan of Auburn AUBURN, Wash., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Those living in the Pacific Northwest of the United States often have the need for a capable vehicle. Whether they are embarking on an outdoor adventure or just navigating through the unpredictable weather, SUVs are often the best option for people in this area. One Seattle-area dealership has found an ideal option for consumers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140228/MN73591)...

2014-02-27 23:32:43

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman weighs in in a new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety that found deaths in car accidents have significantly decreased among older drivers during the past 15 years New York, New York (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Today's drivers aged 70 and older are driving more, but fewer of them are likely to be involved in crashes when compared to previous generations. Older drivers are also less likely to be killed or seriously injured if...


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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