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American Sniper is Just Part of the Story
1/27/2015 6:00:00 AM
“The new movie, American Sniper should not be missed if you love high-action drama and powerful story-telling by some of our best actors,” says Lt. General (Retired) Paul E. Funk, EdD. “However, we hope all will understand that this is still a Hollywood production, and while many of the sounds and emotions are compelling, even brutal, these stories often don’t match up with …
BAFTA Announces Audi As Nominees’ Party Co-host
BAFTA Announces Audi As Nominees’ Party Co-host
1/26/2015 10:36:46 AM
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has today announced that, for the first time, the Nominees’ Party for the EE British Academy Film Awards will be co-hosted by Audi and held at Kensington Palace in London. The event takes place on Saturday 7 February, the night before the Awards. Audi extends its partnership with BAFTA, having supported the Awards as Official …
Rogus Innovations Introduces the CBM-JKINF Audio Interrupt Product For The Jeep JK Wrangler 2007-2015 With An Infinity/Alpine Amplified Speaker System
Rogus Innovations Introduces the CBM-JKINF Audio Interrupt Product For The Jeep JK Wrangler 2007-2015 With An Infinity/Alpine Amplified Speaker System
1/26/2015 6:00:00 AM
San Diego, Calif. – Rogus Innovations, a leading innovator of vehicle audio interrupt and speaker switching products, introduces the CBM-JKINF, designed especially for the off-roader having a 2007 through 2015 Jeep JK with the Infinity/Alpine Amplified Speaker System. The CBM-JKINF mutes the car stereo when there is an incoming or outgoing CB message, then allows the CB …
Vaisala Launches its RoadDSS® Road Condition App for the Apple iPad
1/23/2015 1:02:01 PM
Vaisala, a global leader in innovative weather solutions for road maintenance and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) has released the RoadDSS Road Condition App for the Apple IPad. The latest addition to the Vaisala iRWIS total road weather solution, which is designed for winter maintenance professionals to quickly access critical road weather data on the go. The …
Nissan Motor to Equip More Vehicles in Japan Market With Forward Emergency Braking System
1/23/2015 9:43:13 AM
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has announced that it will expand its innovative Forward Emergency Braking*1 to more models in its lineup. This represents a major step toward implementing the technology to nearly all of its vehicle categories in Japan, including electric and commercial vehicles, by fiscal 2015. Developed under Nissan’s Safety Shield concept, Forward Emergency Braking …
Nissan celebrates dads in lead-up to Super Bowl XLIX through #withdad campaign
1/22/2015 3:13:02 PM
Nissan today unveiled a unique marketing campaign as part of the company’s run-up to advertising in Super Bowl XLIX, the first time the automaker has advertised during the big game in nearly two decades. Unlike typical Super Bowl teaser campaigns, Nissan will not tease the actual game day spot prior to airing during the Super Bowl. Without revealing the game day commercial, …
The All-New Sporty Hatchback BOLT from Tata Motors, Launched Nationally
The All-New Sporty Hatchback BOLT from Tata Motors, Launched Nationally
1/22/2015 10:44:45 AM
Key Features: First time ever – MULTI DRIVE: Sport, Eco, City All new REVOTRON 1.2 Turbocharged MPFi Petrol engine Generation next Safety with 9th gen ABS by BoschTM, Corner Stability Control (CSC) and Dual Airbags Segment superior space and comfort ConnectNext touchscreen infotainment by HARMANTM Tata Motors today announced the commercial launch of its …
Cadillac Pioneers Advanced Mixed-Material Manufacturing
1/22/2015 10:16:10 AM
Cadillac will use the auto industry’s most comprehensive and advanced mixed-material manufacturing techniques to build its all-new CT6 top-of-range sedan , allowing creation of a top-of-range large luxury sedan with the agility and efficiency of a smaller vehicle. The CT6, which goes on sale in the fourth quarter of 2015, will be built at the Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant …
BMW’s 2015 i3 Loaded up With More Feautures
1/21/2015 2:30:28 PM
Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the dashing electric city car from German automaker BMW, dubbed the i3, just keeps getting better. BMW has added more features to the new 2015 model of its iconic electric city car, the i3, after winning a strong year of sales. ·       The new i3 is equipped with standard heated seats for the added comfort of the driver and passengers in …
Voith Ships 320 ton Runner to Belo Monte Hydropower Plant in Brazil
1/20/2015 12:35:41 PM
The largest runner ever produced by Voith Hydro in Latin America was shipped to the hydropower plant Belo Monte this week. A 12-axle trailer left Voith Hydro’s manufacturing shop in Manaus, Brazil, transporting a 320 ton runner, impressive for its size – 8.5 meters in diameter and 5 meters tall –, the runner is heading to the Belo Monte hydropower plant. After a short trip of …
BMW to Advertise All-Electric BMW i3 during Super Bowl XLIX
BMW to Advertise All-Electric BMW i3 during Super Bowl XLIX
1/20/2015 10:14:04 AM
BMW announced plans to feature the all-electric BMW i3 in a 60-second spot during Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1, 2015.  After a 4-year hiatus, BMW will be returning to the big game with a commercial during the first quarter.   “As one in three Americans will tune in to watch the Super Bowl, we are thrilled to use this platform to educate viewers on the importance of …
Season starts for Audi at Daytona
Season starts for Audi at Daytona
1/20/2015 10:02:36 AM
The 2015 season opens with an endurance classic in the USA for Audi customer racing. Two Audi R8 LMS will start at the 53rd running of the 24 hours of Daytona. Following the first victory for an Audi at Daytona two years ago, and a second place last season, the two customer teams Flying Lizard Motorsports and Paul Miller Racing will fight for class honors on 24 and 25 …
BMW Motorrad achieves record sales in 2014. Sales increase by 7.2% to over 120,000 vehicles. Schaller:
BMW Motorrad achieves record sales in 2014. Sales increase by 7.2% to over 120,000 vehicles. Schaller: "We can look back on a successful year."
1/19/2015 4:54:57 PM
In 2014 BMW Motorrad sold more vehicles than in the year before, thus achieving a record sales figure for the fourth time in a row. With 123,495 (previous year: 115,215 units) vehicles sold in 2014, the manufacturer delivered more motorcycles and Maxi Scooters than ever before in the company’s history. This is an increase of 7.2% compared to an already very strong showing in …
Japan: Air Liquide completes the construction of the first public-use hydrogen filling stations in Nagoya and Toyota
1/19/2015 1:06:59 PM
Today, Air Liquide held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of two hydrogen filling stations in the cities of Nagoya and Toyota, located in the Aichi Prefecture of Japan. These two hydrogen filling stations are the first public-use hydrogen filling stations for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles in the central Nagoya area and in Toyota City , respectively. They will make it …
New Business & Product Development Consulting for Innovators
New Business & Product Development Consulting for Innovators
1/19/2015 6:00:00 AM
Inventors and Innovators are creative, ambitious people. They are the individuals who see a problem and envision a solution to that problem. Too often, however, they take a difficult pathway as they strive to bring their invention to the attention of potential buyers. Most inventions fail because the initial precious resources are misdirected and spent on inadequate prototype …
2016 Nissan TITAN XD Creates
2016 Nissan TITAN XD Creates "New Class" of Full-Size Pickup with Commercial Strength Components, 555 LB-FT Cummins 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel and Heavy-Duty Attitude
1/16/2015 10:51:59 AM
The 2016 Nissan TITAN XD, which made its world debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, is set to shake up the highly competitive full-size pickup segment when it goes on sale in the United States and Canada beginning in late 2015 - with a bold all-new design that stakes out a unique position in the segment between traditional heavy-duty and …
“Getting Stoned” Has Taken On A New Meaning
1/16/2015 9:28:39 AM
Sometimes ideas can hit you like a ton of bricks and you say to yourself why has no one thought of this before. Some call these type of ideas no brainers.  It seems that everyone has been behind a dump truck that spills stones from its tailgate at some point and many have had their windshields cracked or shattered.  Well, they cracked the wrong windshield when they cracked …
Mazda Agrees with Itochu to Make Its New National Sales Company in South Africa a Joint Venture
1/16/2015 9:22:56 AM
Mazda Motor Corporation announced today that it has reached an agreement with Itochu Corporation (Itochu) to turn its new national sales company in South Africa into a joint venture. Mazda established the new national sales company, Mazda Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd (MSA), with the aim of increasing sales and strengthening the Mazda brand in South Africa. Operations began at …
New IBM Study Details the Future of Automotive Industry
1/15/2015 10:34:31 AM
During the Automotive News World Congress this week, IBM (NYSE: IBM) revealed results of its new Automotive 2025 Global Study, outlining an industry ripe for disruptive changes that are breaking down borders of the automotive ecosystem. The study forecasts that while the automotive industry will offer a greater personalized driving experience by 2025, fully autonomous vehicles …
Winter Driving Checklist - Everything You Need to Get from A to B in Safety
1/15/2015 4:34:08 AM
With cold weather, snow and ice on the way it pays to drive carefully and simply take more time getting from A to B. Of course, sometimes breakdowns and accidents are out of our control; and that’s why it’s so important to ensure that you’re prepared for the worst. Fortunately, the team at Hatfields Jaguar have created a Winter Driving Checklist. Here is everything your …