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2014-07-21 12:21:27

YORK, Pa., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith Turbo Inc. will deliver 60 DIWA.5 automatic transmissions to Gillig, LLC this summer, which will be used in clean diesel buses bound for the Port Authority of Allegheny County (PAT) transit system in Pittsburgh, PA. Voith's DIWA.5 transmission allows for very smooth gear shifts, which reduce wear and tear and increase driving comfort in city transit buses. Additionally, its overdrive 4(th) gear optimizes fuel-friendly engine speeds in...

2014-07-21 12:21:25

All-new Renegade to make debut at South Oak debut early in 2015 MATTESON, Ill., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While there are months separating the Jeep Renegade and its arrival at dealerships, savvy car shoppers are already plotting how they want their Jeep Renegades to look. They also may be thinking about where they want to buy the all-new compact Jeep, as high demand is sure to make the new model hard to come by immediately following its release. South Oak in Matteson IL...

2014-07-21 12:21:21

- Demi Lovato to perform World Tour Preview show on the Honda Stage in Los Angeles on July 21 TORRANCE, Calif., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda Stage and Live Nation will deliver three free live concert events in iconic locations across the U.S. to support the launch of new fun-to-drive Honda vehicles. The first Honda Stage Live Nation concert event in the series will feature multi-platinum selling recording artist, Demi Lovato, giving fans an exclusive preview of her World...

2014-07-21 12:21:19

American promotes longtime leader to senior officer FORT WORTH, Texas, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines today promoted Don Casey to Senior Vice President - Revenue Management, responsible for all of American's passenger pricing and yield management activity for the worldwide network of approximately 6,700 daily flights and more than $40 billion in annual revenue. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO "Don has done a phenomenal job leading our...

2014-07-21 12:21:16

Chicagoland dealership looks to help consumers better maintain their vehicles LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When car dealerships throughout Illinois and around the country have service and maintenance departments, it can be difficult for in-house service centers to differentiate themselves from one another. While Loeber Motors lets its reputation speak for itself with a team of experienced service technicians, the dealership is taking a new avenue to enhance...

2014-07-21 12:21:07

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chrysler Group LLC will host a webcast and analyst conference call to review and discuss second-quarter 2014 financial results on Aug. 11, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. ET/ 4:30 p.m. UK/ 5:30 p.m. CET. The call will include a presentation followed by a brief question-and-answer session. To ensure that a spot is reserved for you, register in advance. Aug. 11 webcast access:Live webcast:...

2014-07-21 12:21:01

EAGAN, Minn., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transport America announces the addition of two new leaders: Kelly Polk, VP of Team Division and Michael Spencer, VP of SE Regional Division. Prior to joining Transport America, Kelly Polk was employed by Schneider National for 27 years in various capacities in Operations, Process Improvement, Associate Relations, and most recently as Director of Operations, Port Logistics. Kelly's educational background is in Business Management and...

2014-07-21 12:20:47

CHICAGO, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cars.com, the premier online resource for buying and selling new and used cars has named the 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage the most affordable vehicle car shoppers can buy. Cars.com editors considered cars of all types and sizes. Minimum requirements included power windows and door locks as well as Bluetooth capability and USB port(s). In addition to the cost of each car plus destination fee, editors calculated five-year gas cost for each contender to...

2014-07-21 09:45:12

RAND Corporation Although countries with high levels of economic development generally have more personal automobile travel than less-affluent nations, income is not the only factor that determines a nation's demand for cars, according to a new study. Examining factors that may influence personal automobile use in developing nations, researchers found that government policies such as taxes that keep fuel costs high and the development of road systems can have important influence on...

2014-07-21 08:31:19

LONDON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Lane Departure Warning System Trends Industryhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2052111/Global-Lane-Departure-Warning-System-Trends-Industry.html Lane Departure Warning Systems or LDWS, a type of crash-avoidance technology solution, are special electronic systems designed primarily to monitor and ensure a vehicle's position within its specified lane; and avert high speed, fatal...


Latest Transport Reference Libraries

DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

Mastretta
2014-06-18 08:19:49

Mastretta is the shortened name for Mastrettadesign Tecnoidea SA de CV, a Mexican car manufacturer founded in 1987 by Daniel Mastretta. Initially, the company produced a limited amount of kit cars, buses and trucks until 2010 when the in-house MXT was developed. In 1990, Mastretta produced microbuses’ for the metropolitan area as well as buses for the urban area. In 1998 they produced their first kit car built on a Volkswagen frame -- the Unidiserio Mastretta MXA. The engine was a VW...

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