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"Green Bus Award 2014" for the best-selling Citaro urban bus
9/26/2014 11:21:34 AM
The Mercedes-Benz Citaro Euro VI received the "Green Bus Award 2014" at the IAA - the world’s leading exhibition for commercial vehicles. The prize has been awarded annually since 2011 to a touring coach and an urban bus in alternation by the specialist publications "Omnibusrevue" and "Busfahrer". This year the trophy has been awarded for the third time in four years to a …
Showdown at the 2014 Ryder Cup – Europe vs. USA: BMW is Main Partner of the prestigious intercontinental competition.
Showdown at the 2014 Ryder Cup – Europe vs. USA: BMW is Main Partner of the prestigious intercontinental competition.
9/25/2014 5:34:27 PM
On Friday morning the 40th Ryder Cup kicks off and the battle will commence over the PGA Centenary course in Gleneagles, Scotland. The first tee shot will usher in three days of high-wire golf in which fortunes will twist one way and then the other. The showdown between the top golfers from Europe and the USA is singular, emotional and dramatic. The “Miracle of Medinah” in …
AkzoNobel’s partnership with Honda Motor Europe extended to 2019
9/25/2014 9:03:37 AM
Honda Motor Europe has extended its partnership with AkzoNobel Performance Coatings, strengthening the company’s position as one of two preferred suppliers of vehicle refinishes to Honda dealerships and approved bodyshops in Europe. The new five-year contract runs until March 2019 and will cover supply and support of AkzoNobel’s Sikkens and Lesonal brands. "Strong …
Show your best #InfinitiRaceFace for a chance to win a ride in the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge prototype
Show your best #InfinitiRaceFace for a chance to win a ride in the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge prototype
9/24/2014 9:41:38 AM
Ahead of the 2014 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on November 2, Infiniti is asking fans to submit their #InfinitiRaceFace. One lucky grand prize winner will get the chance to attend the race and an exciting Infiniti event on Wednesday, October 29 where the winner will be one of a select few to ride with four-time Formula 1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel …
Reducing motorbike accidents on our roads
Reducing motorbike accidents on our roads
9/23/2014 12:21:09 PM
Motorbike riders are some of the most vulnerable users of our roads. They are roughly 35 times more likely to be killed in a road traffic accident than occupants of a car, per mile ridden. In 2012, a total of 238 motorcyclists were killed and a further 5,000 were seriously injured in a road accident in the UK. Junctions pose a particular threat to motorcyclists, statistics …
Navistar Expands International Prostar Transmission Offerings With Lightweight Option
9/23/2014 11:58:05 AM
Navistar, Inc. today announced it will offer the Tremec 10-speed manual transmission in its International® ProStar® model with the company’s 13-liter engine. Tremec offers a wide range of high torque-to-weight ratios designed for weight sensitive over-the-road and city applications. The pairing will also maximize payload for applications such as bulk haul. “Tremec …
ITT showcases innovative products and solutions for rail industry during 2014 InnoTrans International Trade Fair for Transport Technology
9/23/2014 10:33:11 AM
ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) is an industry leader in providing highly engineered products and services to customers in growing end markets including transportation. This week, the company is showcasing its capabilities at InnoTrans, an international showcase focusing on railway technology that draws more than 125,000 visitors from 140 countries. ITT designs and manufactures …
Do Good Have Fun™ Car Phone Mount: Study Finds Many Amazon Consumers Share Common Opinion - “Easy to Install and Very Sturdy“
Do Good Have Fun™ Car Phone Mount: Study Finds Many Amazon Consumers Share Common Opinion - “Easy to Install and Very Sturdy“
9/23/2014 10:00:00 AM
Recently  car phone mount mount  distributor, Do Good Have Fun™, received their 900th customer review on Amazon.com. An analytical study of the consumer feedback given over the course of 3 years found that nearly 1/3 of the company’s 5 and 4 star reviews and feedback were similar in nature. Of the 900 plus  Amazon car phone mount reviews  the company has now accumulated thus …
Cadillac Expands to Become Separate Business Unit, Adds New York Headquarters
9/23/2014 9:58:19 AM
As part of the continued expansion of Cadillac, General Motors today announced a strategic realignment that will establish the flagship brand as a separate business unit. In addition, the new Cadillac organization will expand to New York with a new global headquarters opening in 2015. The realignment affirms Cadillac’s importance to GM’s strategy. Creating a new Cadillac …
Toshiba Delivers World’s First Propulsion System Integrating PMSM and SiC Diode to Tokyo Metro
Toshiba Delivers World’s First Propulsion System Integrating PMSM and SiC Diode to Tokyo Metro
9/23/2014 9:57:15 AM
Toshiba Corporation (Tokyo: 6502) today announced that it has delivered the world’s first train propulsion systems incorporating totally enclosed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors (PMSM) and silicon carbide (SiC) Variable Voltage Variable Frequency (VVVF) traction inverters. The propulsion systems were delivered to Japan’s Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. for Ginza Line 1000 third …