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2014-08-13 12:20:35

Edmonton drivers popularize large vehicles EDMONTON, Alberta, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers in the Edmonton area have been noticed more and more driving larger vehicles. One Edmonton dealership, West End Nissan, attributes the recent popularity of pickups and SUVs to Nissan's improved inventory, which is also in the spotlight on the dealership's website. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140808/134890 West End Nissan staff love the Pathfinder and are...

2014-08-04 16:20:44

Dow Automotive Systems named runner-up for its BETAMATE(TM) untreated aluminium bonding solution TROY, Mich., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair today announced that luxury sport vehicle maker, Jaguar Land Rover, has won the 2014 Altair Enlighten Award competition for the development and implementation of its premium lightweight architecture design concept on the latest Range Rover vehicles. The award, presented in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR), is the...

2014-07-31 23:16:36

Jeep owners in the Portland area are able to equip their vehicles with Jeep’s new custom hood decals. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Jeep owners in the Portland area are able to equip themselves with even more Mopar Performance Parts for their Jeep. McLoughlin Jeep is letting customers know new custom hood decals are available for owners to personalize the hoods of their Jeep vehicles. This feature is a pre-configured map decal of popular trails or owners have the ability to create...

2014-07-31 08:22:40

Aristocrat Land Rover in Merriam, Kan. stocks impressive pre-owned inventory MERRIAM, Kan., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Not every driver on the road wishes to blend in with the crowd. For Kansas residents seeking a little bit more individualism, the short commute to Aristocrat Land Rover serves as a great resource to shop popular Land Rover SUVs and other hard-to-find vehicles. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140730/131007 Located at 9400 West 65th Street...

2014-07-30 08:21:46

Mac Haik Georgetown prepares SUV shoppers for 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee release AUSTIN, Texas, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The legendary capabilities of the Jeep Grand Cherokee are about to get a whole lot better with the release of the new 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee in Austin, Texas. Mac Haik Georgetown is gearing up for the arrival of the new model by providing consumers with detailed information about the new 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Photo -...

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 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 08:21:41

2014 Wrangler models available at Stettler Jeep dealership STETTLER, Alberta, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Authenticity is a quality that is valued in every area of life. From cuisine to collectible memorabilia, authenticity is an irreplaceable sign of quality and character. When it comes to off-road automotive recreation, one name is recognized as more authentic than the rest. Of course, that vehicle is the iconic Jeep Wrangler SUV. Photo -...

Lunokhod Crater
2014-07-29 03:45:07

Guy Webster and Dwayne Brown, NASA NASA's Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover. "Opportunity has driven farther than any other wheeled vehicle on another world," said Mars Exploration Rover Project Manager John Callas, of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. "This is so...

2014-07-28 16:21:15

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO "Opportunity has driven farther than any other wheeled vehicle on another world," said Mars Exploration Rover Project Manager John Callas,...


Latest Off-road vehicles Reference Libraries

1943 Willys Jeep
2014-04-13 09:44:48

Jeep is a division of Chrysler Group LLC as a brand of American automobiles that was acquired by the former Chrysler Corporation in 1987. The first Jeeps were produced as an off-road brand in 1941, the Willys MB used by the United State Army and its Allies during WWII. The first civilian model was produced in 1945. The origin of the word jeep has not been verified, but the best theory is the design was designated as a General Purpose vehicle (GP) and may have been coined into Jeep. Other...

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...

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...

ARO 10
2014-02-05 09:58:41

Auto Romania (ARO) was an off-road vehicle manufacturer located in Campulung-Muscel, Romania. The ARO vehicles were produced from 1957 to 2003. Two thirds of the 380,000 plus vehicles manufactured were exported. ARO vehicles were also manufactured in Brazil, Italy and Portugal. In 2003, 68.7 percent of ARO was sold to John Perez, owner of Cross Lander, with the stipulation that the company had to invest $2 million. Apparently this never happened; instead all of ARO’s equipment was sold...

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