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National Teen Driver Safety Week: Parents Don't Always Set The Best Example

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Adult drivers can help their less experienced, less mature teenage counterparts practice safer behavior when behind the wheel, but recent studies have indicated that they are often a part of...

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2014-10-24 23:07:49

The founding attorneys at Ronaldson & Kuchler weigh in on the results of an AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study determining that hands-free and voice-activated systems increase mental distraction and increase accident risk for drivers in Chicago and across Illinois. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Commenting on a recent AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study that finds hands-free and voice-activated systems do little to reduce distracted driving accident risks, attorney...

2014-10-24 08:21:14

BRISBANE, Australia, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Australian infrastructure firm Global Road Technology (GRT) is working with the Indian government as part of a World Bank initiative to address the country's growing road toll. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141023/154071 Partnering with the government of the most populous state in India, Uttar Pradesh, GRT will implement elements of the firm's "Road Safety Initiative," as authorities seek to combat the...

2014-10-24 08:20:52

Honda Odyssey is a benchmark model in the minivan segment LIMA, Ohio, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Families in the market for a new vehicle should strongly consider the 2015 Honda Odyssey in Lima, Ohio. The 2015 Honda Odyssey combines the driving dynamics of a smaller vehicle with the versatility of a crossover. Equipped with an athletic style, a high-quality interior, advanced features, impeccable safety ratings and ample cargo space the 2015 Honda Odyssey is a top pick for...

2014-10-24 08:20:49

2015 Ford F-250 Super Duty provides towing power and diesel efficiency DAVENPORT, Iowa, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Consumers in the Davenport, Iowa area who need more power than what standard light-duty trucks offer, can upgrade their power and efficiency with the 2015 Ford F-250 Super Duty. Available with both a gas-powered engine option and a revised diesel-powered platform, the Ford F-250 delivers impressive utility and exemplary towing ratings. Three cab configurations...

2014-10-23 23:11:30

Wrong Way Detection Technology Prevents Accidents and Improves Safety State College, PA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 All Traffic Solutions, the leader in radar speed displays and variable message signs designed to improve traffic safety outcomes, introduces its new Wrong Way Detection and Alert System. The ATS Wrong Way Detection and Alert System detects vehicles traveling the wrong way down highway exit ramps and other one-way roadways. The system works even when entrance and exit ramps are...

2014-10-23 23:08:52

Preston Hyundai has just received a Hyundai Star Award for the #1 Service Satisfaction Dealer in the District for the 3rd Quarter of 2014. That is a very prestigious award, yet it’s not the first time Preston Hyundai has won it. Hurlock, Maryland (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Preston Hyundai has just received a Hyundai Star Award for the #1 Service Satisfaction Dealer in the District for the 3rd Quarter of 2014. That is a very prestigious award, yet it’s not the first time Preston...

2014-10-23 08:24:15

Rand McNally TND(TM) 760 devices provide more control over operations and reduce driver distraction SKOKIE, Ill., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With constant news and focus on the impact of automation in the commercial transportation industry, a North Carolina trucking company is a stellar example of experiencing the upside of technology. In fact, Kerns Trucking Inc., out of Kings Mountain, N.C., has used technology products to grow and diversify through three generations of family...

2014-10-22 23:07:00

US Fleet Tracking hits upon the importance of safety on the highway and 3 ways that a GPS tracker can help any business fleet be safer overall. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Driving down the highway on a normal day involves risk, even for the best of drivers; add bad weather, road construction, and traffic to the mix, and there is a greater potential for danger. This threat is magnified when an aggressive driver enters the scene. How many news reports are seen involving...

2014-10-22 16:20:50

Legendary roots shine through as full-size light-duty truck arrives in Houston area HUMBLE, Texas, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For a Texas-sized job, it can often be difficult to find a truck that is up to the task at hand. Or, at least it used to be. Now that the 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500 has arrived at Robbins Chevy, located north of Houston in Humble, Texas, area drivers can tackle jobs of all sizes with three outstanding powertrains and class-leading towing capability....

2014-10-22 08:22:42

CORONA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexani Motorcars, the internationally recognized leader in customized luxury coaches, has introduced the Andalucia--a beautiful Mercedes-Benz Sprinter conversion offering the ultimate in relaxation while traveling for business or pleasure. Two modes are offered, one with two sofas for comfortable seating, or with a mobile luxury bedroom suite; the Andalucia represents the intersection of practicality, beauty, and comfort. Photo -...


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Pellandine Steam Cat, National Motor Museum at Birdwood, South Australia
2014-02-01 07:49:27

Pellandini Cars Ltd was a South Australian kit car manufacturer founded in 1970 by Peter Pellandine. It was located at Cherry Gardens, South Australia. Other projects included the development of a steam powered car. He closed the company in 1978. In 1979, Pellandine moved to Thetford, Norfolk, England where he started Pelland Engineering, which also manufactured kit cars. Pellandine’s design was sold to Ryder Cars in 1980. The company was then sold to Graham Autos, but very few cars...

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2010-11-15 19:40:35

Traffic cones, which also have many other names, are cone shaped markers used primarily to redirect traffic in a safe manner. They are used to create separation or merge lanes during construction although more permanent markers are used if the diversion is to stay in place for a long period of time. Charles P. Rudebaker invented the traffic cone in 1914. His version was made of concrete although now the cones are usually made of a brightly-colored thermoplastic or rubber. The cones are...

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