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2010-05-26 07:00:00

CARSON, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As the summer driving season approaches and summer gas prices are projected to average $3 a gallon, AutoMD.com (www.automd.com), the most comprehensive and unbiased free online auto repair resource, has released its Top Fives for Fuel-Efficient Summer Drives, a series of 'Top Five' things that any car owner can do to make his/her summer driving more fuel efficient. The tips include Top Five Easiest Mechanical Fixes and Top Five Driving Habit Changes,...

2010-05-25 07:20:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Ignition products company Enerpulse, Inc. announced that their proprietary Pulstar(R) pulse plugs will be test marketed by O'Reilly Auto Parts in selected premium stores in Atlanta, GA, Houston, TX and Dallas, TX. The program involves a patented, proprietary technology with a very small SKU count (5). The five (5) SKUs cover approximately 75% of the automobiles and light-duty trucks found on U.S. highways. With so few SKUs, the Pulstar(R) product...

2010-05-03 12:11:00

CLEVELAND, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Prestolite Performance, a performance auto parts manufacturer for brands including Mr. Gasket, ACCEL, Hays, Lakewood and Mallory, announces the launch of Modern Muscle X, a sweepstakes that offers the winner a choice of an enhanced 2010 Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro or Dodge Challenger. The Prestolite Performance team purchased these three automotive icons and is revamping them with Prestolite Performance brand parts. These cars will not only run with...

2010-04-29 12:52:00

DEARBORN, Mich., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Detroit has launched an integrated branding campaign for Bosch Spark Plugs. The new campaign captures the attention of automotive enthusiasts who understand the hard work and excitement of tuning their vehicles for optimal performance. The campaign idea, "Light 'Em Up," is anchored with a new microsite, lightemup.com, and featured in a variety of media, including print, digital and within a new iPhone application. (Photo:...

2010-04-08 06:30:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- FEV, Inc., (FEV) a leading developer of advanced powertrain and vehicle technologies, announced today that it will show its Extremely Downsized Engine (EDE) at 2010 SAE World Congress, April 13 - 15, 2010 at Cobo Center in Detroit. The engine delivers a specific power of more than 100 kW/L and offers enhanced part load efficiency with dramatic improvements in low-end torque. FEV will display the technology in its booth, #430. This is the first...

2010-02-25 09:07:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Millions of consumers who are looking for the right replacement parts to help ensure improved vehicle performance, reliability and safety in the face of current economic conditions can now rely on several special offers available through Federal-Mogul Corporation's (Nasdaq: FDML) innovative "Smart Choice(TM)" campaign. Designed to reinforce the message that longer lasting, better performing replacement products are today's best option...

2010-02-18 09:59:00

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A vehicle's starting and charging systems, along with the battery, help ensure dependable vehicle operation in all sorts of driving conditions. Make sure to check these systems regularly, according to the Car Care Council. The starting, charging and battery system consists of spark plug wires, spark plugs, belts, alternator, starter, battery, ignition coil(s) and the ignition module. The battery stores electrical energy and the starter...

2009-09-03 12:41:00

DANBURY, Conn., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In the reversal of what has been nearly a decade-long trend, many Americans are now reporting that they are tackling more of their own vehicle maintenance, according to a new study conducted for Honeywell. The survey finds over half (51 percent) of American vehicle owners rolling up their sleeves and handling more car care on their own versus a year ago. And an overwhelming majority (89 percent) of these new-found "DIYers" admits they didn't really...

2009-08-17 07:25:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Ignition products company Enerpulse, Inc. has released a new generation (G3) of Pulstar(R) pulse plugs offering improvements in durability, power and fuel economy. Pulstar(R) pulse plugs, the first capacitor-enhanced spark plugs, are the most significant technological advancement in spark plug design in the past 100 years. Using the conservation-of-energy principle, Pulstar(R) pulse plugs have demonstrated, through independent third party testing,...

2009-08-03 08:27:00

BROADVIEW, Ill., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Readers of Popular Mechanics magazine have named Bosch Spark Plugs as their favorite spark plug brand in the magazine's 2009 Reader's Choice Awards. Popular Mechanics conducted the survey to determine readers' favorite choices, and more than 7,000 participants voted for their choice among at least five competing brands. The voting revealed that readers selected Bosch as the favored spark plug brand of choice. "Bosch appreciates the recognition by...


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