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2014-04-10 12:24:52

LONDON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global market review of heavy trucks - forecasts to 2018 This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the heavy trucks sector, its manufacturers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts.This global market study offers:Heavy trucks market size estimatesLatest technologies and trendsManufacturer production and sales volumes and forecastsProfiles of the major players...

2014-04-10 12:21:16

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 Hyundai Equus was named to this year's "Ward's 10 Best Interiors" list by the editors of WardsAuto.com. The 2013 Santa Fe Sport, 2012 Azera and 2012 Accent have won the award previously. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/LA02819 "The Hyundai Equus Ultimate has everything you would expect from a $120,000 ultra-luxury car, for about $50,000 less," said Drew Winter, Editor-in-Chief, WardsAuto World magazine....

2014-04-10 12:20:52

DUBLIN, Apr. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ggfd6c/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Rail Vehicle Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The Global and Chinese Rail Vehicle Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global rail vehicle industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The...

2014-04-10 12:20:38

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Jeep Wrangler Level Red is a nod to the most challenging off-road trails -- Jeep Wrangler MOJO gets Wrangler Level Red off-road gear, with 37-inch tires, shortened bumpers, winch and higher-clearance fenders -- Jeep Wrangler Maximum Performance created for hard-core enthusiasts who seek the ultimate in power and capability -- Jeep Cherokee Adventurer delivers Trailhawk capability with added...

2014-04-10 08:33:13

DUBLIN, Apr.10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/95mpgf/global_automotive ) has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Camera Market Report" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the Global Automotive Camera market to grow at a CAGR of 34.55 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the Global Automotive...

2014-04-10 08:27:39

LONDON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global market review of active and passive safety systems - forecasts to 2028 This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the OE active and passive safety systems sector, its suppliers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts. This global market study offers:Automotive OE active and passive safety systems market size estimatesLatest technologies and trendsMarket...

2014-04-10 08:22:03

FAIRFAX, Va., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Logos Technologies has received a small business innovation research (SBIR) grant from DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) to develop a military-use hybrid-electric motorcycle with near-silent capability. When fully matured, the technology will allow small, distributed military teams to move long distances quickly and stealthily across harsh enemy terrain. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140410/PH02328...

2014-04-10 08:20:55

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p7vjwz/manufacture_of) has announced the addition of the "Manufacture of Truck Trailers in North America: Industry Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p7vjwz/manufacture_of ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This signature report presents detailed segmented analysis of ten...

2014-04-10 08:20:11

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9d5g7j/supplying_jaguar) has announced the addition of the "Supplying Jaguar Land Rover" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9d5g7j/supplying_jaguar ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report takes a look at Jaguar Land Rover's recent model performance and its plans for global...

2014-04-09 23:24:42

Project will expand carsharing across San Francisco, promises to reduce parking congestion, improve environment & boost local economy. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 It is official, Getaround is one of three carsharing services selected by the SFMTA as a partner in the new Carsharing Policy and Pilot Project in San Francisco. In addition, the SFMTA is releasing the on and off-street parking spot selections and the project launch timeline. Getaround is the leading...


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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