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2014-09-20 20:20:15

Dodge Vipers Victorious in Texas, while Dodge Challenger Wins in Connecticut AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- The No. 93 Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R won in the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's GTLM class at Texas' Circuit of the Americas (COTA) on Saturday. With their win, co-drivers Jonathan Bomarito and Kuno Wittmer now lead the GTLM point standings. The No. 91 Viper finished second in the event. -- The No. 33 Viper Exchange...

2014-09-20 12:20:15

Order is the largest single Boeing order by number of airplanes from an African carrier CHICAGO, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Ethiopian Airlines today announced an order for 20 737 MAX 8s. The order, previously unidentified on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website, is worth more than $2.1 billion at list prices and also includes options and purchase rights for a further 15 737 MAX 8s. The order represents the largest single Boeing order by number of...

2014-09-20 08:20:30

BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of TRW Automotive Corp. ("TRW" or the "Company") (NYSE -TRW-News) relating to the proposed acquisition by ZF Friedrichshafen ("ZF"). Click here to learn more about the investigation http://brodsky-smith.com/819-trw-trw-automotive-holdings-corp.html, or call: 877-534-2590. There is no cost or obligation to you....

2014-09-19 23:09:17

Demand for international air cargo transport has grown slowly compared with increases in cargo volumes during the past three years; many shippers have been priced out of this market due to consistent rate growth, which has made airfreight, already far more expensive than other transport modes, less cost effective. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of...

2014-09-19 23:08:23

Spireon’s FleetLocate Sync provides extra level of security to fleet owners through real-time tracking, alerts Irvine, CA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Spireon, the leading innovator of Mobile Resource Management (MRM) and Business Intelligence Solutions that connect companies to their mobile assets and workforces, has introduced FleetLocate Sync, a new feature in the integration of Spireon’s FleetLocate Asset & Trailer Intelligence and McLeod’s LoadMaster® enterprise...

2014-09-19 23:04:00

Equipment leasing and market place LeaseQ announced that the truck rental industry in the U.S is gaining traction and although this may appear to be a negative for the equipment leasing industry, this recent news will in fact, have a positive impact on the truck leasing industry. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Recent financial data reveled that private companies in the freight trucking industry increased their sales by 7% in the last quarter of 2014. New data like this from the...

2014-09-19 23:01:41

In-demand research report “Blind Spot Detection (BSD) System and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) System Market for Passenger Cars; by Geography - Trends and Forecasts 2014 - 2019” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Active safety systems such as the blind spot detection (BSD) system and adaptive cruise control (ACC) system in passenger vehicles are increasingly gaining importance amid car makers and...

2014-09-19 23:00:46

Kegel exercisers now available in a smaller size. They are a direct response to consumer feedback and are designed to help women attain a higher level of sexual wellness. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 JOPEN, the leading name in luxury pleasure products releases the highly-anticipated Mini Stella I and II from KEY by JOPEN. Seen for the first time at the July ANME Show, the smaller version of the best-selling Stella Balls is a direct response to consumer feedback. Susan...

2014-09-19 23:00:20

StatTrak is a perfect fit for ATS TraffiCloud™. State College, PA (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 All Traffic Solutions, the leader in radar speed displays and variable message signs designed to improve traffic safety outcomes, now offers their new StatTrak Data Collector. With just one StatTrak, users are able to collect and analyze vehicle and speed data on one or two lane roadways of up to four lanes. Featuring small size, no hassle field setup, non-intrusive sensing technology and long...

2014-09-19 20:20:44

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $9 Million in Grant Funding to Researchers at Children's Hospitals during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month; Thirty-six researchers name Hyundai Scholars WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Hyundai Hope On Wheels®, a leader in the fight against childhood cancer, alongside Hyundai executives, dealers, and its supporters held a press conference on Capitol Hill. The event was the 5(th) annual Hyundai Hope On Wheels annual press...


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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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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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