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2014-07-02 12:21:31

BorgWarner Honored as Best Supplier in the Powertrain Technology Category for its Leading Turbocharging Technologies AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BorgWarner Turbo Systems received an AutomotiveINNOVATIONS Award 2014 during a ceremony held recently in Frankfurt, Germany. Organized by the Center of Automotive Management (CAM) and PricewaterhouseCoopers, BorgWarner was honored in the Powertrain Technology category for a variety of turbocharging technologies,...

2014-07-02 12:21:29

NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Associated Aircraft Group (AAG(®)), the East Coast's premier executive helicopter service, has announced the addition of its fifth Sikorsky S-76(®) helicopter to its fleet of managed aircraft. The addition of this helicopter increases the total AAG fleet to nine aircraft throughout the Northeast. AAG has the largest fleet of Sikorsky S-76(®) aircraft available for charter and fractional ownership in the Northeast. The latest S-76(®)...

2014-07-02 12:21:10

LONDON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global light vehicle OE wheels market 2008 to 2028http://www.reportbuyer.com/automotive/cars/global_light_vehicle_oe_wheels_market_2008_2028_1.html This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the OE wheels sector, its suppliers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts. This global market study offers:- Automotive OE wheels market size estimates- Latest technologies...

2014-07-02 12:21:00

- ArcBest ranks number 889 in 2014, up from 2013's rank of 927 for previously named Arkansas Best Corporation FORT SMITH, Ark., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcBest Corporation(sm) (Nasdaq: ARCB) is pleased to announce that it moved up 38 spots on the Fortune 1000 list this year as customers become more aware of the company's scope as a holistic provider of transportation and logistics services and as its emerging businesses represent a greater portion of total corporate revenue....

2014-07-02 12:20:57

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PennDOT, the Pennsylvania State Police and local police are partnering to make the Independence Day holiday travel safer through enforcement targeted at motorists impaired by drugs or alcohol. "Last year we saw Pennsylvanians make smarter decisions when it came to impaired driving over the Independence Day holiday, and I hope we continue to see that positive trend now," PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. "If you're...

2014-07-02 12:20:49

Virgin America First U.S. Airline to Earn Distinction Seven Consecutive Years, as Voted by Thousands of Travel + Leisure Readers SAN FRANCISCO, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America, the California-based airline known for its upscale service and low fares, today secured the coveted "Top Domestic Airline" ranking for an unprecedented seventh consecutive year in the annual Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards readers' survey. Now in their 19(th) year, the prestigious awards...

2014-07-02 12:20:44

Additional EF2000iS Generators Will Support Moto2 Riders CYPRESS, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A.'s outdoor power equipment division announced today it will expand support of the Tech 3 Racing Team with additional generators for the Moto2(TM) class race activities. The new generators will build on Yamaha's existing partnership with the Tech 3 Moto GP riders throughout the motorcycle racing championship....

2014-07-02 12:20:42

EF2000iS Generators to Support MotoGP World Championship Activities CYPRESS, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A.'s power products division announced today its support of the NGM Mobile Forward Racing Team. Yamaha will provide EF2000iS generators to the team, which features four skilled competitors in the international MotoGP(TM) 18-race championship. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140701/123898 The team will head to the 2014 MotoGP World...

2014-07-02 12:20:41

EF2000iS Generators On-Site for MotoGP Race Activities CYPRESS, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yamaha Generators will be the official power partner of the AirAsia-Caterham Moto Racing Team. Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A.'s power products division announced today it will provide EF2000iS generators to the motorcycle racing team, which is making its debut in the 2014 Moto2(TM) World Championship this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140701/123896 Moto2 is one of three...

2014-07-02 12:20:37

- Market presence of ContiTech products will be further expanded HANOVER, Germany and MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ContiTech is strengthening its position in the automotive aftermarket in the US. The Hanover-based ContiTech Power Transmission Group acquired 100% of the shares of the American automotive parts distributor Cadna Rubber Company, Inc., Memphis, Tennessee, effective July 1, 2014. The company primarily sells power transmission belts, hoses, and metal...


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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  • A spider.
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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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