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2014-07-02 08:22:05

TOW365 Provides Discounted Towing to Goodyear Tire & Service Network Locations AKRON, Ohio, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With millions of Americans planning to hit the road during the Independence Day holiday weekend, it's important to be prepared--and few events can ruin a summer road trip faster than a vehicle breakdown. To help drivers get back on the road quickly and safely, Goodyear has introduced TOW365--a new roadside towing service with no sign-up or membership fee required....

2014-07-02 08:21:49

An increasing number of consumers believe cars built in the U.S. by foreign-based auto companies aren't truly American ATLANTA, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the U.S. gears up to celebrate everything red, white and blue for Independence Day, there's a new definition of what it means to be American emerging among car shoppers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110425/CL88097LOGO According to a recent AutoTrader.com survey, 59 percent of car shoppers say that to be considered...

2014-07-02 08:21:36

VANCOUVER, July 2, 2014 /CNW/ - David H. Brett, CEO, Inovent Capital Inc. (TSX Venture - IVQ.P, "Inovent") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent ("LOI") with Canada Jetlines Ltd. ("Jetlines") pursuant to which the parties agree to negotiate the terms of a business combination transaction (the "Proposed Transaction"). Inovent is a capital pool company in accordance with the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV"). Jetlines is a start-up airline aiming to...

2014-07-02 08:21:25

CORONA, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saleen Automotive, Inc. (OTCQB: SLNN), (OTCBB: SLNN) (the "Company"), an American specialty manufacturer of high performance vehicles, technical performance parts, lifestyle accessories and apparel, is pleased to provide a First Look for the all-new Saleen Mustang (pictured below). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140702/123935 One look at the 2015 Saleen 302 Mustang and you get a familiar feeling of previewing the next legendary...

2014-07-02 08:21:20

PARIS and YOKOHAMA, Japan, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Purchasing, powertrain and vehicle engineering areas remain the biggest contributors to synergies - "Non-traditional" business functions, such as sales and marketing, increase contributions - Moving forward, synergies are expected to accelerate with "convergence" in four key business functions The Renault-Nissan Alliance posted record synergies of 2.87...

2014-07-02 08:21:10

Event Marks First Time a Major Hispanic Organization Will Hold Its Annual Conference in New York City NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There's something special about experiencing New York City for the first time, which is why Toyota is excited to welcome the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) 2014 National Convention to the Big Apple. This year's 85th National Convention, which will be held at the New York Hilton Midtown (1335 Avenue of the Americas) from July...

2014-07-02 08:21:08

FRANKFURT, Germany, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Germany's first major airport with free 24-hour Internet access - free Wi-Fi whenever travelers want access Fraport AG (the Frankfurt Airport company) is expanding its free Wi-Fi access at Germany's largest airport from 60 minutes to 24 hours. Frankfurt Airport's (FRA) round-the-clock free Wi-Fi service is available immediately, just in time for the peak summer travel season. More than 300 Wi-Fi access points...

2014-07-02 08:21:05

In Nine States, the July 4th Travel Period Saw the Most Red-Light Running Violations WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Independence Day, thousands of cars will hit the road as Americans celebrate summer with family and friends. According to the Safer Roads Report: Trends in Red-Light Running from the National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR), July 4th ranked as the second riskiest summer holiday for drivers across the country when it comes to red-light running...

2014-07-02 08:20:33

Kia Soul and Optima Score Highest in Their Segments and Enhance Overall Brand Strength IRVINE, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America's (KMA) two most popular vehicles, the 2014 Optima and 2014 Soul, were ranked at the top of their respective segments in Strategic Vision's Total Quality Index Study. Kia's youthful, stylish and well-built vehicles earned the brand the highest Total Quality score of all mainstream brands in this year's annual study. The Soul...

2014-07-01 23:09:10

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Global Diesel Generator Market Analysis to 2020: Industry Size, Shares, Trends, Analysis and Forecast Report" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Diesel Generator Market - Global Market Size, Equipment Share and Competitive Analysis to 2020 gives detailed information on the diesel generator market, focusing on the US, China, India, Nigeria, South Africa and the UK. The report covers all...


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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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Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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