Auto and Motorsports Industry News from Send2Press Newswire
News Index for Sunday, March 01, 2015
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015, 06:00:01 EST
WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 23, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Road Safe America President and Co-Founder Steve Owings on Thursday urged leaders of the nation's cities to energize their efforts to have the U.S. Department of Transportation expedite a rule requiring the country's heaviest commercial tractor-trailers to set their speed governors (limiters) at 65 MPH or slower. This equipment is standard on all such commercial trucks manufactured since 1992 and is actually already in use by a majority of America's commercial fleets.
Wed, 03 Dec 2014, 08:00:16 EST
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Dec. 3, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Arlene Mathews, registered nurse and owner of Care Dynamics, Inc., not only learned from a near car accident, but took it to the next level and launched a new product - the 'Automotive Tissue Valet.' The Automotive Tissue Valet holds a standard-to-large sized box of tissues and can be placed within easy reach of the driver or passengers.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 08:00:00 EST
ATLANTA, Ga., Nov. 25, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The 10th annual observance of Drive Safer Sunday is on November 30, 2014, and Road Safe America reminds Americans taking holiday road trips 'to focus on being rested and attentive to dangers inside and outside their cars.' The observance is sponsored by Road Safe America, a non-profit dedicated to reducing collisions between tractor-trailers and passenger vehicles.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014, 16:47:55 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 17, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Weitz and Luxenberg announces the filing of a class action lawsuit in federal court against Chrysler Group LLC. The nationally respected personal injury and mass tort law firm said it seeks to hold the Big Three automobile maker accountable for economic losses suffered by owners and passengers of Chrysler cars and trucks that stalled, caught fire or sustained other potentially life-endangering malfunctions due to a faulty onboard computer.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014, 12:26:52 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 13, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Weitz and Luxenberg today announced the filing of a class action lawsuit in federal court against Chrysler. The nationally respected personal injury and mass tort law firm said it seeks to hold the Big Three automobile maker accountable for economic losses suffered by owners and passengers of Chrysler cars and trucks that stalled, caught fire or sustained other potentially life-endangering malfunctions due to a faulty onboard computer. (*CORRECTED*)
Thu, 06 Nov 2014, 09:00:09 EST
NAPLES, Fla., Nov. 6, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Southwest Florida NAPA Auto Care Centers is adding to their Veterans Day tribute this year by sponsoring 40 Teddy Bears to be given to deployed military through Teddy Bears for the Troops, Inc. They are also inviting the public to contribute toward sending more teddy bears to our deployed military by visiting any of their seven Naples, North Naples or Bonita Springs locations which are serving as collection sites, where any size donation is encouraged for this cause.
Tue, 28 Oct 2014, 08:00:05 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 28, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Reports of at least four deaths and nearly 150 injuries from exploding airbags that hurl jagged, razor-sharp pieces of shrapnel at drivers and passengers spurred leading national law firm Weitz & Luxenberg to today announce it is preparing for a class action suit against airbag manufacturer Takata Corp.
Tue, 14 Oct 2014, 08:00:11 EST
NAPLES, Fla., Oct. 14, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Southwest Florida NAPA Auto Care Centers plan to honor local veterans this Veterans' Day, November 11, by providing free oil changes at their seven (7) Naples, North Naples and Bonita Springs, Fla., NAPA Auto Care Center locations.
Tue, 16 Sep 2014, 17:04:33 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A faulty integrated power module causing potentially life-endangering electrical system malfunctions in certain late-model Chrysler cars, minivans and trucks has prompted Weitz and Luxenberg to launch an investigation.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014, 12:57:38 EST
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., Aug. 26, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The multidistrict-litigation court currently overseeing more than 100 class actions and numerous personal injury lawsuits against General Motors has appointed attorney Robin L. Greenwald of Weitz and Luxenberg to serve as liaison counsel.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014, 07:00:05 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 8, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In the 1950s, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz gave into the romantic notion of cruising America's highways and byways in 'The Long, Long Trailer.' If they had to do it all over again, they would likely have been a lot better off in a luxury RV rental, says Allstar Coaches.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014, 15:35:48 EST
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., June 30, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- General Motors is being sued by owners of late-model Chevrolet Camaro cars, customers who feel the Detroit automotive giant's latest recall has deeply betrayed their trust, the law firm of Weitz and Luxenberg, P.C., today announced.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014, 06:00:43 EST
WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y., June 3, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Is that a '59 Cadillac Tail Fin in Your Pocket? America's premier one-stop Cadillac restoration and parts firm has been renamed Castle Cadillac, located at 1090 Route 376, Wappingers Falls, New York, to mark the start of a campaign to renovate and refurbish the facility where Cadillac owners have been coming for years for reliable service for their vehicle.
Mon, 02 Jun 2014, 13:29:39 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 2, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- There are signs all around. RV travelers are becoming more discerning and businesses are taking notice. Allstar Coaches, the leading provider of luxury RV rentals in the United States, is just one example of who is catering to this crowd.
Fri, 30 May 2014, 13:13:37 EST
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., May 30, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A Manhattan jury on Tuesday returned a verdict against Ford Motor Co. and awarded $11 million to a New York mesothelioma victim represented by the law firm of Weitz and Luxenberg.
Ding Guard, a division of First Lenders Data, Inc., and First Community Credit Union announce dent removal service plan for auto loan applicants
Tue, 01 Apr 2014, 09:00:55 EST
AUSTIN, Texas, April 1, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ding Guard, an Austin, Texas-based automobile service contract provider, and First Community Credit Union announced today that members will now have access to a value-add service through Ding Guard, a leading product in automotive cosmetic reconditioning. The partnership provides a non-interest income product offering as part of the loan package for prospective members. Clients can protect their purchase from the first day of car ownership with Ding Guard's restorative service plan.
Regent Education Implements Fully-Automated Student Verification Solution for Universal Technical Institute
Thu, 27 Mar 2014, 06:00:52 EST
FREDERICK, Md., March 27, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Regent Education has successfully launched their industry-leading verification solution, Regent Review at Universal Technical Institute (NYSE:UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians.
RevOmax Lubricants Announces a Technology Breakthrough in Custom-Blended Lubrication Extenders at The PRI Show 2013
Tue, 03 Dec 2013, 07:59:00 EST
PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 3, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- AmberTech Global has teamed up with Excellent Performance, Inc.'s oil division, RevOmax Lubricants to produce and distribute motor oil and fuel lubricants to the performance and racing industry worldwide.
Tue, 19 Nov 2013, 11:30:00 EST
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 19, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Engine and Power Products Division of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. today announced the promotion of Timothy J. Malinowski to the position of senior sales manager-OEM sales. The promotion is effective immediately.
Thu, 17 Oct 2013, 14:43:43 EST
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 17, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cogensia announced this week a strategic collaboration with Infutor Data Solutions, Inc. to provide the auto industry with improved business intelligence in order to gain more market share. So, now with two powerful sets of data, information can be provided as early as 12 months before a buying decision is made.
Tue, 01 Oct 2013, 13:48:09 EST
ST. LOUIS, Mo., Oct. 1, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dent Wizard International, the global leader in automotive cosmetic reconditioning, recently announced an arrangement with FirstClose, an online service for loan originators, which will allow users of FirstClose to offer consumers an automobile appearance service plan - called Ding Guard - as part of their loan. This exclusive product offered by FirstClose provides a unique, non-interest income product opportunity for banks and credit unions that use FirstClose.
Tireman Announces New Auto Center in Oregon Ohio to Open August 5 - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Be Held August 8 at 11 a.m.
Fri, 02 Aug 2013, 13:08:59 EST
TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 2, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Tireman Auto Service Centers, located in Ohio and Michigan, will open its newest auto center August 5. The new full-service auto center is located at 3608 Navarre Avenue in Oregon, Ohio, across from Walmart and Buffalo Wild Wings. The new location will be another 'green' auto center for Tireman.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013, 18:44:00 EST
BALDWIN PARK, Calif., June 5, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Laidlaw's Harley Demos are a popular and exciting way for riders to experience first-hand, the power and performance of a Harley-Davidson(R) motorcycle. On June 14 and 15 2013 the Corporate Harley-Davidson factory demo truck rolls into town and sets up shop at Laidlaw's Harley-Davidson allowing riders to experience the exhilaration for themselves by twisting the throttle on one of the new 2013 models.
Thu, 09 May 2013, 05:55:08 EST
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 9, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Starting at the age of 16, Aloha Wanderwell Baker became the first woman to travel around the globe in an automobile. 'Aloha Wanderwell: Call to Adventure' (ISBN: 978-1484118801) is a new book published by the Nile Baker Estate and Boyd Production Group that journals those adventures.
Teenage entrepreneur-led Bulldog Lighting leading the push for California legislators to pass proposed 'Made in the USA labeling' bill
Fri, 26 Apr 2013, 17:40:58 EST
SAN CARLOS, Calif., April 26, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A current law states that California businesses cannot claim their products are 'Made in the USA' unless 100 percent of the components are manufactured in the country. The federal standard is 75 percent, which places an unfair disadvantage on California firms because there are some products that have components which are not available in the United States. Bulldog Lighting - a San Carlos, Calif.-based firm that was founded by teenage entrepreneur Dylan Sievers - is spearheading and promoting the passage of legislation that would make the 75 percent federal standard applicable in California.
Thu, 01 Nov 2012, 14:55:12 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 1, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Luxury RV rentals are not just for special occasions. Staff at Allstar Coaches will tell you that it gets creative and practical client requests as well.
Tue, 09 Oct 2012, 17:08:02 EST
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Media Center Entertainment announced today that two dozen of the U.S. Department of Energy supported Clean Cities Coalitions have pledged to hold public alternative fuels events and press conferences to support the 'GreenAcrossAmerica.com 2012 CNG Road Trip.'
Steering Wheel Guy Announces Pre-Orders for PersonaGrip Steering Wheel Grip Kits that Can Help Bring Jobs Back
Fri, 28 Sep 2012, 14:56:23 EST
COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 28, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PersonaGrip's Steering Wheel Guy, Ed Dellis, inventor of the custom-moldable handgrips used in auto racing and manufacturing, announces crowd-funding for his steering wheel grips.
Mon, 24 Sep 2012, 14:30:35 EST
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EPIC (Edgewood Partners Insurance Center), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announced today the formation of a new division, EPIC Motorsports. Operated by EPIC's own collectors and racers, this division provides customers with both the highest level of insurance expertise and extensive knowledge of collector cars, racing, and associated industry vendors.
Wed, 29 Aug 2012, 15:49:18 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allstar Coaches, the national RV rental dealer based in Florida, has announced today that it stands ready to assist in the wake of Hurricane Isaac. Allstar provided more than 30 RV rentals to government agencies, the Red Cross and various utility and insurance companies following Hurricane Katrina. 'As a Florida based company we profoundly understand what is needed after a storm and we'll do what we can to help,' says Rob Tischler CEO of Allstar.
Thu, 09 Aug 2012, 13:27:04 EST
SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today, cabdriver Yohannes Taye announced the formation of For Cabdrivers(TM) (ForCabdrivers.com) a website dedicated to getting cabdrivers connected from coast-to-coast. According to Taye, the site will act as a central location and gathering place for all information and ideas out there in "cab land" - a website for cabdrivers by cabdrivers.
Tue, 17 Jul 2012, 04:59:00 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Traveling in a luxury RV rental just got even better. Allstar Coaches is paving the way and setting new standards in the luxury motorhome rental market. RV rentals continue to grow in popularity. The Recreational Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) attributes this growth to flexibility and convenience, comfort, family appeal, affordability, lure of the outdoors, versatility and availability of rental RVs.
Thu, 31 May 2012, 04:58:39 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to Allstar Coaches, the RV rental industry is poised to have its best year ever; thanks in part to the highest airfares seen in more than three decades. The airline industry's seemingly relentless commitment to create innovative new ways to bilk consumers is finally driving them away.
Thu, 31 May 2012, 03:59:02 EST
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Richard Diamond, founder of AlohaWanderwell.com, announced this week that June 4, 2012 marks the sixteenth anniversary of Aloha Wanderwell's death, the first woman to travel around the world in an automobile - a Model T Ford that she affectionately named 'Little Lizzie.' Aloha was 16 when she began this journey in 1922.
Thu, 10 May 2012, 18:51:48 EST
SILVERDALE, Wash., May 10, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Squarerigger Software's SQ.7(TM) Fleet Maintenance System, Revolution(R) Tire Tracking and Tire Management System, The Inspector(TM) and its Tire Dealer Advantage(TM) software packages continue increasing the pace of acceptance in the industry.
Mon, 16 Apr 2012, 17:30:38 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's no secret that marketing directors are on a perpetual quest for the next best thing, now they're discovering that the perfect vehicle to 'drive their brand' may be a custom wrapped motorhome rental. Branded RV rentals have emerged as a cutting edge marketing tool and are becoming popular among companies looking increase their exposure and enhance their corporate identity. Florida based RV rental firm Allstar Coaches has been using vehicle wrap technology for years on its fleet of luxury motorhomes as it continues to grow its Corporate Events and Promotions sector.
Tue, 27 Mar 2012, 16:46:00 EST
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 27, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EPIC (Edgewood Partners Insurance Center), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announced today the addition of Stan Sanchez as principal in their San Francisco office. A veteran of more than 10 years in the insurance industry, Sanchez will focus on providing risk management and insurance solutions to successful individuals with a high asset base and significant property and liability exposures.
Mon, 05 Mar 2012, 05:58:38 EST
FINKSBURG, Md., March 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With over 50 million tailgaters in the U.S. each year, Tailgating Digest is a new company preparing to launch digital and print magazines to reach this growing market. As a multi-media company, Tailgating Digest also completed a partnership in January 2012 with one of the leading web sites reaching tailgaters. 'A great magazine, website and company is built on valuable content. That is what we plan to deliver across all of our media channels,' says Marc Heyman, founder and publisher.
Thu, 01 Mar 2012, 18:02:23 EST
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., March 1, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Accessories Unlimited, an automotive accessory and installation provider, proudly announced this week that it is the recipient of Celebration Media's, Talk of the Town award for excellence in customer satisfaction.
Mon, 27 Feb 2012, 17:23:55 EST
SILVERDALE, Wash., Feb. 27, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Squarerigger Software's SQ.7(TM) Fleet Maintenance System, Revolution(R) Tire Tracking and Tire Management System, The Inspector(TM) and its Tire Dealer Advantage(TM) software packages were selected by transportation fleets and tire dealers across the world in 2011, making it the most successful year in the history of the company.
Tue, 14 Feb 2012, 08:58:16 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Fare Buzz, a travel company based in New York City, is now offering pre-paid car rental deals at net rates to save customers money on their daily, weekly or monthly car rentals.
Tue, 17 Jan 2012, 07:58:19 EST
FREWSBURG, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- JIT Toyota-Lift is proud to announce that Patricia Mitchell is the first woman in the U.S. to achieve the Toyota Material Handling USA (TMHU) 3rd Gear status. Recognizing the valuable role that Customer Service Support Reps (CSSRs) play in customer satisfaction and the overall growth of a Toyota forklift dealership, TMHU created a program that provides them with ongoing training and education.
Mon, 16 Jan 2012, 15:34:48 EST
MIAMI, Fla., Jan. 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Have you ever attended a Sports Combine, or even know what a Combine is? Well if your answer is no, don't worry you soon will, maybe even have your own Combine, Combine automobile that is. Combine Motor Works, Inc., a Miami based company, is now looking to partner with the right auto manufacturer to help bring the Combine 4.0 auto into reality.
Wed, 11 Jan 2012, 14:22:42 EST
VALENCIA, Calif., Jan. 11, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LiveView GPS announced this week the launch of its new GPS tracking device - the Live Trac EZ GPS Vehicle Tracker - that takes only seconds to install and provides 10-second vehicle-tracking position updates.
e2b teknologies CEO Bill Henslee Ranked Third in Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Motorcycle Championships
Thu, 22 Dec 2011, 05:58:20 EST
CHARDON, Ohio, Dec. 22, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- e2b teknologies CEO Bill Henslee, an avid motorcycle and race enthusiast and CEO of ERP business software company e2b teknologies (www.e2btek.com), finished third in the nation for the Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series Bike category in the Super Senior A Class. Henslee finished ninth overall nationally.
Wed, 07 Dec 2011, 16:56:00 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 7, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Airfares have been steadily on the rise and weary travelers are searching for alternative means of travel as holiday season approaches. Rob Tischler, CEO of Allstar Coaches said 'When considering the cost of airfare, hotels, and meals out, it's no wonder that people are turning to RV rentals. The savings are substantial, even when you incorporate fuel costs. A family of four can literally save thousands over traditional air-hotel itineraries.'
Fri, 14 Oct 2011, 17:42:13 EST
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 14, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A newly-launched website, DieselRVSearch.com, not only provides RV lovers with the ability to buy and sell new and used RVs, it also offers RV resources to make life a little easier when on the road.
Tue, 04 Oct 2011, 07:56:22 EST
LAKE FOREST, Calif., Oct. 4, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CBT Solutions Inc. announces a new, free tow notification service - Call Before Tow(TM) - that notifies vehicle owners when their vehicle is about to be towed on private property. Vehicle owners are notified by a text message and phone call warning them to move their vehicles before a tow. The warning is designed to prevent the tow and allow vehicle owners enough time to promptly move their vehicle(s).
Wed, 07 Sep 2011, 08:59:52 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Florida based RV rental dealer Allstar Coaches, announced today the October 11 grand opening of their brand new full service RV rental and travel center in Fort Lauderdale. 'We are very excited about opening our new facility which will now serve South Florida's growing RV community perfectly,' said CEO Rob Tischler.
Thu, 16 Jun 2011, 21:10:41 EST
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Thomas A. Moretti ('Tom'), age 71, a 26 year resident of Inverness, IL passed away due to complications from lung cancer surrounded by his daughters on June 14, 2011. Tom is survived by his loving daughters, Joette (Mark) Doran and Suzette (Jim) Roppel and his cherished grandchildren Jay and Sarah. His brother James Moretti, sisters Rita Kincess and Carol Gilio also survive him. Tom was a successful business man and renowned Packard car restorer and authority.
Thu, 14 Apr 2011, 09:58:08 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the recent climb in oil prices, RV travel is expected to reach record levels this year, according to Florida RV rental dealer Allstar Coaches. 'It's common for us to see a spike in sales during the summer, however this year we're seeing dramatic increases in bookings all the way through December and into 2012,' said CEO Rob Tischler.
Tue, 12 Apr 2011, 21:42:46 EST
OCEANSIDE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's one of the most creative forms of car advertising - Hijack Advertising. And, Take1ifyoudare.com, the brains behind the concept, is offering free gas to people who let them use their cars to show it off.
Team TSI, LLC, National Installation Contractor, Continues Aggressive Market Penetration with the Hiring of Additional Installation Technicians
Thu, 07 Apr 2011, 09:58:21 EST
ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Team TSI, LLC, a national installation contractor, announces that due to a steady increase in revenue and the need for an ever expanding national footprint, they will be bringing on additional installation technicians to meet the growing demands of their customers and vendors. This move could be seen as aggressive, even reckless by some during an economy when most companies continue to downsize.
Wed, 16 Mar 2011, 22:38:50 EST
AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As fuel prices continue to increase and consume work truck fleet fuel budgets, Energy Xtreme's Utility Series of Idle Reduction solutions pave the way to lowering fuel consumption and dependence on foreign oil. The company's work truck line of products was recognized by National Truck Equipment Association.
Mon, 21 Feb 2011, 19:17:49 EST
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Donald M. Toresco, a pioneer of automotive retailing and founder of Autoland in Springfield, N.J., passed away Sunday, February 20, 2011; he was 71. Known as 'Mr. T' to friends and colleagues, Toresco operated numerous auto dealerships throughout the Mid-Atlantic and launched many automotive sales and management careers.
Mon, 22 Nov 2010, 13:02:12 EST
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. This year's theme, 'Get Seizure Smart,' encouraged Dominick and Kristina Toresco of Readington, New Jersey, to share their son's experience with his neurological impairment. The Torescos are generous fund raisers for the Epilepsy Foundation, through their New Jersey auto dealerships.
Tue, 12 Oct 2010, 13:28:12 EST
TACOMA, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Donald Bayeur owns and operates the new website, AutomotiveExpos.com. It serves as an online auto expo site where people seeking automotive insights can go to find answers, and to learn about the many different classic cars of the past and present.
Thu, 07 Oct 2010, 06:59:57 EST
ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bran-Rae today announced the launch of EVtones, an MP3 download service providing unique MP3 music tones, tunes and sounds for electric and electric hybrid vehicles. Car sounds, jet engines, etc. will also be offered as downloads to an electric vehicles MP3 compatible tone generating system. These unique downloads will command a substantial premium and provide higher revenues to the music industry over current regular music MP3's.
Wed, 15 Sep 2010, 17:28:22 EST
WINTERVILLE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CarsAndExercising is a recently created Web site intended to serve as the online resource for car lovers and exercise enthusiasts; thus, it is about 'Cars and Exercising.' Founded by Leroy Daniels, his Web site sets out to highlight the importance of exercise for children, teenagers, and adults. Daniels says that 'exercise should be executed no matter your age. It promotes a youthful mind, body, and spirit.'
Tue, 07 Sep 2010, 14:45:00 EST
NOVI, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC) is sponsoring the 21st Annual Fall Detroit Camper and RV Show, October 6-10, 2010, at the Rock Financial Showplace in Novi (exit I-96 at Beck Road, 1 mile east on Grand River). Over 200 new recreation vehicles will be on display including folding campers, motorhomes, travel trailers, truck campers, park models and fifth wheel travel trailers.
Mon, 16 Aug 2010, 13:27:53 EST
SEATTLE, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Despite today's woeful economic climate, one of the most dynamic global markets is emerging in a most unlikely place: the Russian Far East. A key player in that region, Marcon International Trading, Inc., is actively and successfully engaged in the export of automobile parts, lubricants, diagnostic equipment and tires.
Tue, 06 Jul 2010, 14:01:17 EST
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- DITEC International Corp., a preservation and protection company focused on providing marine, automobile, building and airplane industries with protection, preservation and maintenance products, announced today that the company has entered into an agreement with Lamborghini Palm Beach, a subsidiary of the Warren Henry Auto Group in South Florida, a group of high-line luxury dealerships servicing its customers for over 34 years.
Mon, 10 May 2010, 15:01:04 EST
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport - Momentum Freight, the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider, has once again garnered the Better Business Bureau's coveted Winner of Distinction award. This marks the third straight year (2008, 2009, and 2010) that Momentum has received this honor. The Winner of Distinction award recognizes companies who demonstrate a consistent commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace.
Two Years After Bloomberg Pushes for Better Black Car MPG Standards, the Official Mandate is Stalled but the Corporate Transportation Group is Moving Ahead with Hybrids
Tue, 23 Feb 2010, 18:29:03 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- New York City's transition to a fuel-efficient black car fleet has been delayed by the recession, but there is still strong demand by eco-conscious consumers for hybrids, and companies like the Corporate Transportation Group, Ltd (CTG) are expanding their hybrid fleets to meet that demand.
Wed, 03 Feb 2010, 13:02:26 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allstar Coaches, Florida's leading RV rental dealer announced today that it is reducing rates for Florida RV rentals during the months of February, March and April 2010. In addition Allstar Coaches is offering all-inclusive Florida RV rental specials and reduced delivery fees for Super Bowl XLIV in Miami, Sebring and the upcoming Daytona 2010 Speedweek.
Wed, 27 Jan 2010, 12:36:44 EST
BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Already well known for their trend setting abilities in technology, fashion, and design, Japanese consumers are now making headlines of the green persuasion, putting the Toyota Prius at the top of their lists. In 2009 the Toyota Prius was the top-selling car, period, in Japan - the first time ever a gas-electric hybrid has clinched the spot. For Randy Sassone of Toyota of Watertown, the news of the Prius' success in Toyota's homeland of Japan comes as no surprise.
Tue, 26 Jan 2010, 17:37:27 EST
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iMC Motorcom announces the release of the world's first iPhone compatible motorcycle headset: the HS-500. The HS-500 allows motorcycle riders to utilize the phone and music functions of their Apple iPhone and other 3.5mm (standard stereo headset jack) equipped cell phones, including the Palm Pre and Blackberry Storm.
Tireman Auto Service Centers Fights Recession with Free Tire Repairs and Free 36 Month Road Hazard Warranty
Fri, 22 Jan 2010, 19:27:01 EST
TOLEDO, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Tireman Auto Service Centers, located in Ohio and Michigan, has implemented two new recession fighters for tire customers. One new offering, 'Free Tire Repairs,' has the attached slogan 'No matter where you bought your tires.' Regardless of where a customer purchased their tires, Tireman will repair a customer's tire(s), 'free of charge.' The only stipulation is that it must be repairable according to industry standards.
Wed, 20 Jan 2010, 13:08:54 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allstar Coaches will be accommodating a group date on the fourth episode of The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love. The episode will cover a special group date where the entire cast takes the adventure on the road with the newest Bachelor, Jake Pavelka. Left heartbroken on the last season of The Bachelorette, Jake is now ready to give love one more try.
Thu, 07 Jan 2010, 05:59:29 EST
BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In the midst of the changing economy, Lexus recognizes the need to present customer incentives that cannot be bypassed. In a time where customers are searching for rock bottom prices and better fuel economy, Lexus has responded by offering affordable luxury Lexus vehicles that save on gas and reduce carbon footprints. 'At Lexus of Watertown we are aware that we must evolve with the changing economy,' General Manager Vincent Liuzzi said.
Hat Trick Autograph Signing in Maumee, Ohio at Tireman Auto Service Centers - Dino Mascotto, Greg Jablonski, and Jim McCabe
Thu, 12 Nov 2009, 20:28:57 EST
TOLEDO, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hockey legends Dino Mascotto, Greg Jablonski, and Jim McCabe will be on hand signing autographs at the Tireman Auto Service Center located in Maumee, Ohio. The event will take place on Saturday, November 14th from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Copies of the book published by The Toledo Blade, 'Hockey Night In Toledo' are available for sale and can be personalized on the spot by one or all of the hockey greats. Purchasers of the book will receive a $5 coupon discount towards their next oil change at Tireman.
The Pacesetter Soccer Club Benefits From Tireman Auto Service Centers and Uniroyal Tire's Commitment to Youth Soccer
Thu, 05 Nov 2009, 16:39:46 EST
TOLEDO, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Pacesetter Soccer Club has received more than $1056 in both funds and equipment from Tireman Auto Service Centers and Uniroyal Tire as part of an ongoing commitment. The program is currently in its tenth year of supporting youth soccer across the nation through the Uniroyal Soccer Program.
Momentum Transport Moves 239 Cars for Private Collector - Vintage Cars Offered through Leake Auction
Tue, 29 Sep 2009, 19:04:31 EST
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- G&G Vintage and Classic Cars commissions Momentum Transport to move 239 classic vehicles to the Leake Auto Auction for an unnamed private collector. The auction - presented in joint partnership by Leake Auto Auction of Tulsa and Coys of London - showcased an incredible collection of classic cars.
Fri, 24 Jul 2009, 14:48:00 EST
NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Attending this year's Italian American Social Club of North Brunswick summer festival proved more than just a fun day in the park for one Kendall Park resident. At the conclusion of the five-day festival, Cathy Reed was selected from more than 2,000 entries as the winner of a classic Toyota Camry. The prize, an immaculate 1998 Toyota Camry LE with a well-maintained 126,000 miles was donated for the event by DCH Brunswick Toyota/Scion.
Mon, 06 Jul 2009, 17:40:15 EST
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport, the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider, recently earned the Better Business Bureau's highest ranking possible - receiving a grade of A+. After a recent change in the BBB grading system (replacing grades of 'satisfactory' or 'unsatisfactory' with grades ranging from A+ to F), Momentum received an upgrade from its prior rating of 'satisfactory.'
Encinitas' First Green Station - Encinitas Foreign and Domestic Auto Repair Receives New Environmental Status
Wed, 13 May 2009, 12:43:48 EST
ENCINITAS, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Encinitas Foreign and Domestic Auto Repair (EFADAR) has announced that they are now one of the first certified 'Green Stations' in the State of California. The Department of Toxic Substances Control, in conjunction with the Bureau of Automotive Repair, awarded the certification on April 15, 2009. Since 1988, Encinitas Foreign and Domestic Auto Repair has been dedicated to the service of its customers, its community, and its planet.
Tue, 12 May 2009, 07:00:16 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- America's economy is finally showing some signs of life. Job losses are slowing; the stock market seems to have found solid ground and gas prices are half of what they were last year. 'People are starting to feel more confident and have resumed living their lives,' said Rob Tischler, President and CEO of Allstar Coaches. Over the last year many families have had to cut corners to save money.
Fri, 17 Apr 2009, 11:00:07 EST
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., April 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- E85Prices.com is reporting that the United States now has 1,986 stations selling E85 ethanol fuel across 1,427 cities. In 2005 there were less than 500 stations across 400 cities selling E85. E85 ethanol is no longer a Midwest only fuel. E85 has spread to both coasts.
Fri, 03 Apr 2009, 16:27:50 EST
HOUSTON, Texas, April 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport, the Automobile Industry's transportation leader, announces the release of the Dealer Transport Management System (DTMS). Momentum's proprietary online vehicle transportation tracking system both automates and simplifies vehicle transportation - for auto dealers and car carriers alike.
Fri, 20 Mar 2009, 15:58:46 EST
BUFFALO, N.Y., March 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) recently awarded JIT Toyota-Lift the Silver Circle Award for its performance in 2008. JIT Toyota-Lift is one of 10 elite recipients of this distinguished award and was selected from TMHU's nationwide network of 68 dealers and 189 dealership locations.
Mon, 09 Feb 2009, 18:32:08 EST
SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., Feb. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Santa Fe Supply has announced its immediate rights to distribute and sell Army Jumper(TM) Cables over their website, from the award winning Philatron Wire and Cable. Philatron Wire and Cable is the fastest growing prime USA manufacturer of wire and cable in Southern California. With over 34 years of business, Philatron Wire and Cable continue to keep its standard for innovation and up to date technology a top priority.
Tue, 20 Jan 2009, 06:00:13 EST
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Engines and Power Products Division of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., will initiate a new distribution arrangement for Canada, effective this week. Stens, LLC, headquartered in Jasper, Ind., will become the distributor of Kawasaki-branded replacement engines and handheld power products to a network of more than 500 independent dealers in Canada.
Tue, 30 Dec 2008, 04:30:16 EST
SPRINGFIELD, N.J., Dec. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Donald Teresco, President and CEO of DMT Enterprises, and his dedicated staff are consistently willing to go the extra mile for their customers. Their superior customer service has shown to pay off in 2008. Autoland continues to sell more vehicles than any other Toyota dealer in their zone, despite hard economic times.
XP Vehicles Announces National Next-Generation Auto Industry Program for Recovery of the Auto Industry via Electric Cars
Fri, 21 Nov 2008, 17:16:02 EST
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- XP Vehicles, Inc. has assembled a team of over 100 companies across the country with the vision to do for electric vehicles what NASA did to put Apollo 11 on the moon. The team, which is called: 'The Giant Leap Mission Team,' after Neil Armstrong's iconic words; includes National Laboratories, State Business Offices, and leading edge automotive suppliers across a variety of industries.
Mon, 17 Nov 2008, 14:27:11 EST
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- XP Vehicles, Inc.(TM) is an electric powered automotive manufacturer with disruptive, proprietary technologies enabling safe, durable and energy efficient vehicles that markedly exceed the performance of existing commercial vehicles.
Tue, 11 Nov 2008, 07:00:30 EST
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EV Transportation, Inc. (OTC:EVTP / EVTP.OB), owner of EV Rental Cars, LLC, today announced it is taking delivery of new 2008 Toyota hybrids. 'As part of our restructuring, we are defleeting our older cars and are bringing in new Toyota hybrids,' said Bill Plamondon, Chairman and CEO of EV Transportation, Inc. 'We will continue to bring in new cars over the next six to nine months.'
Thu, 23 Oct 2008, 12:50:54 EST
PENNSAUKEN, N.J., Oct. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Power Sports Factory, Inc. (OTC: PSPF) announced today that it has officially entered the California marketplace. According to the Motorcycle Industry Council, California is the largest market in the United States. California accounted for 13.2-percent of all U.S. retail sales for the first nine months of 2008. Power Sports Factory will initially sell the Andretti X50, Andretti X50I and Andretti M50 motorbikes.
Wed, 08 Oct 2008, 11:00:22 EST
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Oct. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Katsuyuki (Kent) Murakami, general manager of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.'s Engines and Power Products Division based here, announced that he will retire effective the end of this year. He will be replaced by Yoshiteru (Yoshi) Ueda, who headed the research and development program at Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A.'s Maryville, Mo. production facility. Ueda has been with Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. since 1972.
Power Sports Factory, Inc. Engages American Financial Strategies to Promote Its Line of High Quality, Fuel Efficient, Premium Motorbikes
Wed, 23 Jul 2008, 13:39:18 EST
PENNSAKEN, N.J., July 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Power Sports Factory, Inc. today announced that it has engaged American Financial Strategies, Inc. (AFS) to assist in its Investor Relations Program in cooperation with World Trade Financial. American Financial Strategies will also assist the company with introductions to the investor community. Power Sports Factory, Inc. is the leader in the manufacturing, distribution and marketing of premium, fuel efficient motorbikes.
Mon, 23 Jun 2008, 14:19:49 EST
HOUSTON, Texas, June 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport announces the implementation of the Momentum Transport Affiliate Program, an initiative designed to enable affiliates to earn commissions through client referrals. From auto dealers to moving and storage companies, Momentum's goal is to establish relationships with business and individuals whose everyday operations deal with customers in need of vehicle transport.
Wed, 11 Jun 2008, 18:11:01 EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the seemingly never ending reports of record breaking gas prices, demand for RV rentals has never been higher. With the kids out of school for summer and air travel costing two to three times more than a year ago, many families are scrambling for cost effective vacation alternatives. Renting a motor home from Allstar Coaches can be a great way to solve this travel dilemma and drive away those summertime blues.
As San Jose and Bay Area Gas Prices Exceed $4.00 a Gallon, Many Californians Turn to Mobile Auto Repair Services
Mon, 09 Jun 2008, 14:08:34 EST
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- While gas prices throughout San Jose, Silicon Valley and the Bay Area top the $4 a gallon mark - and the government warns daily of even higher prices to come this summer - many Bay Area consumers are finding lifestyle changes are necessary. 'As gas prices skyrocket, so do our customer inquires for mobile dent removal, paintless dent repair, plastic bumper repair, and windshield repair,' said Mark Carpenter, Owner of Dings Plus Paintless Dent Removal.
This Year's Better Business Bureau Education Foundation Awards Welcomes a Newcomer into its Elite Ranks
Tue, 13 May 2008, 13:31:06 EST
HOUSTON, Texas, May 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport - the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider - walked away from this year's event with the 2008 Winner of Distinction, the award presented in recognition of Momentum Transport's superior commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace.
Fri, 25 Apr 2008, 20:14:42 EST
HACKENSACK, N.J., April 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Over 2,000 motorcycles are expected to roll past New York's 'Ground Zero' on Saturday, May 10, as they participate in the 'Freedom Run' motorcycle rally and festival. Riding side-by-side, the motorcycles are anticipated to stretch for five miles and will pay tribute to the 9/11 first responders of the FealGood Foundation who are now gravely ill as a result of their service at the site of the World Trade Center collapse.
Wed, 19 Mar 2008, 12:10:01 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y., March 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- RentMyCar.com has created a solution to counter the rising gas prices. This solution is based on the idea of person to person car rentals. With the ability to verify the trustworthiness of the person renting the car and to buy short-term car insurance online, RentMyCar.com has made person to person car rentals a viable solution in cutting down the cost of rising gas prices.
Mon, 11 Feb 2008, 07:35:34 EST
VISTA, Calif. - Feb. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- NASCAR racing legend Wally Dallenbach Jr, motor sports broadcaster for NBC, ABC, TNT and USA Network, joins KDHD-TV, LLC's team of broadcasters providing live content to national and local news programs around the country. Dallenbach rounds out the roster of broadcast savvy experts covering the dynamic tech, gaming, travel and toy industries for the satellite tour/broadcast news content provider.
Bayside Expo Center's Northeast Motorcycle Expo with Bruce Rossmeyer, Billy Lane, Dave Perewitz, the Garage Girls, and the Indian Larry Legacy
Fri, 01 Feb 2008, 13:11:45 EST
BOSTON, Mass. - Feb. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Motorcycle enthusiasts of all ages won't want to miss this year's Northeast Motorcycle Expo in Boston, MA. This year, Kev-Marv Productions, LLC, Perewitz Inc, and Bikers for the Cure are joining forces to raise money for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation. Starting in Hartford and continuing at our Boston show, two of the industries rising stars, Jody Perewitz and Sara Liberte, will be constructing a bobber style custom creation.
Wed, 12 Dec 2007, 16:35:22 EST
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. - Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Motorcycle enthusiasts of all ages won't want to miss this year's Northeast Motorcycle Expo series, the largest all model motorcycle show in New England. This year, Kev-Marv Productions, LLC, Perewitz Inc, and Bikers for the Cure will join forces to raise money for the Susan G. Komen breast cancer foundation. Starting in Hartford, two of the industries rising stars, Jody Perewitz and Sara Liberte, will be constructing a bobber style custom creation.
Tue, 13 Nov 2007, 12:35:47 EST
BENICIA, Calif. and MIAMI, Fla. - Nov. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's a first for NASCAR - a pool party and belly flop contest. The event will be hosted by 1-800-Radiator at NASCAR's Miami event this weekend. Race-goers can cool their engines by getting in the swim of things at the 1-800-Radiator pool party, either as a belly flop contestant, or score keeper. Score cards will be provided to attendees to judge the belly floppers on elements such as style, performance and size of splash.
Fri, 02 Nov 2007, 09:50:45 EST
LA MESA, Calif. - Nov. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dealers Edge, LLC an Indiana-based management company, Tom Stinnett RV Freedom Center of Clarksville, IN and La Mesa RV Center, Inc. one of the nation's largest RV dealers, headquartered in San Diego, CA have coordinated their resources in order to offer temporary and short term housing solutions to Southern California wildfire victims.
Mon, 08 Oct 2007, 16:00:00 EST
KNOXVILLE, Md. - Oct. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The continually rising price of gasoline has many people looking for preventative medicine for that ever growing ailment. One area where they are seeking to find relief from the pain at the pump is in their daily commute. For many commuters the all-new 'BugE' Personal Electric Transport from Harvey Coachworks may be just what the doctor ordered.
Fri, 28 Sep 2007, 20:46:00 EST
SOUTH AMBOY, N.J. - Sept. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- DCH Auto Group is driving more than cars this fall. At the suggestion of N.J. CAR (New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers), the DCH dealerships in New Jersey are supporting the 2nd Annual 'Driven to Read' campaign promoting literacy by serving as collection locations for donated children's books between October 1 and November 30, 2007.
Tue, 28 Aug 2007, 16:42:00 EST
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- DITEC International, a paint preservation and protection company focused on providing cars, airplanes, motorcycles and boats with protection and preservation services, announced today that the company has entered into an agreement with RENNtech, one of the nation's foremost authorities on high-end performance cars, which certifies RENNtech as an authorized DITEC Service Provider. This certification gives RENNtech an additional competitive edge in the aftermarket performance industry.
Custom Motorcycle Manufacturer Rhino Motorcycles, offers a Special Rebate Program to the Men and Women of the United States Military
Wed, 22 Aug 2007, 16:35:00 EST
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Aug. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Rhino Motorcycles, located in Sun Valley California just announced a special rebate program for the U.S. Military. The special program offers a discount of 5-percent or up to $1,000 off the purchase of a motorcycle. Rhino Motorcycles is the very first motorcycle manufacturer to offer this special discount to all the men and women of the United States Military who have served and are actively serving the country
Mon, 20 Aug 2007, 15:44:00 EST
EDISON, N.J. - Aug. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The diminutive smart car (the company prefers the lowercase letters) that will be coming to the U.S. market early next year, made a sneak preview yesterday at The Ray Catena Mercedes Benz Center in Edison. Smart is touring America with their 'Street Smart' 2007 smart USA Road Show.
Fri, 10 Aug 2007, 19:00:00 EST
SOUTH AMBOY, N.J. - Aug. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Shau-wai Lam, Chairman of the DCH Auto Group, recently received a statewide Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2007 Award for Retail/Distribution Services at a gala event at the Marriott Glenpointe in Teaneck. The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program celebrates its 21st anniversary this year.
Wed, 08 Aug 2007, 19:23:00 EST
SANTA ANA, Calif. - Aug. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Axiom Cycles, Inc. has tackled the wobble and rear-steer problems with Harley Davidson rubber mounted motorcycles adding products from Ride-Str8 and True-Track to the Harley Davidson parts catalog. Adding these stabilization kits to their selection of aftermarket Harley Davidson parts Axiom Cycles hopes to increase rider safety.
Thu, 26 Jul 2007, 15:00:00 EST
SANTA ANA, Calif. - July 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Axiom Cycles, Inc. sells aftermarket Harley Davidson and custom motorcycle parts and accessories. They recently announced new service offerings to include: additional performance tuning, engine rebuilding, and enhanced customer service and technical support.
Tue, 10 Jul 2007, 23:00:00 EST
LAS VEGAS, Nev. - July 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mr. Hefley, CEO of the Hefley Engine Company, has announced a new more efficient engine. The current automotive engine design developed over 125 years ago is no longer capable of delivering the performance and economy demanded in tomorrow's automobiles. The Hefley engines are clean burning, extremely efficient and environmentally friendly.
Automobile Safety Foundation Addresses Unsafe Mirror Crisis with the Introduction of 'Maxi View Mirrors'
Tue, 15 May 2007, 16:00:00 EST
LA JOLLA, Calif. - May 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly every minute of every day, there is an accident on the road as a direct result of a defective standard equipment side view mirrors, that harbor a blind spot that prohibits safe lane changes. 160,000 people per year, many of them young and inexperienced drivers, are injured as a direct result of blind spot related accidents.
Mon, 02 Apr 2007, 14:00:00 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Apr. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Not enough elbow grease to spare? Too much buffing required? Maveric Brands has developed Rim Waxx Wheel Protectant(TM) for today's image-conscious car enthusiasts; the product protects, shines, cleans, and restores a wheel's surface with minimal effort and maximum effectiveness.
Mon, 26 Mar 2007, 16:30:00 EST
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Mar. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Maveric Brands announces a new product - Rim Juice Instant Wheel Cleaner(TM) - that, according to company representatives, 'may just be the best wheel cleaner on earth.' Rim Juice(TM) is the result of a safe and effective formula that, in two easy steps, quickly eliminates baked-on brake dust and road grime.
San Jose's Premiere Mobile Auto Repair Service Removes Minor Dents and Door Dings at Home or Business
Fri, 09 Mar 2007, 20:05:00 EST
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Mar. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- At last! A 100% mobile auto repair service that specializes in the removal and repair of door dings, minor dents, plastic bumper scuffs and windshield rock chips at clients' homes or places of business. Dings Plus responds to calls from vehicle owners at remote locations throughout the San Jose, Silicon Valley and South Bay area.
New Online Community Becomes the Place for Female Racing Fans to Explore, Enjoy and Impact the World of Auto Racing
Wed, 21 Feb 2007, 00:01:00 EST
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Responding to the recognized fact that approximately 40 percent of the estimated 75 million NASCAR fans are women, Fast-Track Fan LLC announces today the launch of HerRacing.com, directed by NASCAR Busch Series Driver, Kim Crosby.
Mon, 05 Feb 2007, 18:11:00 EST
KNOXVILLE, Md. - Feb. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Consumer concern about rising gas prices late last summer has brought increased attention to alternate fuel vehicles such as hydrogen and electric cars. Mike Harvey of Knoxville (and Harvey Coachworks), one such concerned consumer, took it upon himself and has recently completed a 4-month effort to convert a gas-powered car to an all-electric zero-emissions vehicle.
Wed, 06 Sep 2006, 19:52:00 EST
DALLAS, Tex. - Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Born out of a passion for European style road course motor racing, David and Linda Cook are setting a new standard for race track development in North Texas. Their many years of vision are quickly being translated into reality at Eagles Canyon Raceway, just minutes North West of Denton, Texas.
Wed, 31 May 2006, 20:27:00 EST
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamestown Industrial Trucks, Inc. will begin conducting business as JIT Toyota-Lift to better convey their dedication to all of Western New York; not just the Jamestown area. JIT Toyota-Lift is Western New York's only authorized Toyota forklift dealer.
Checkered Motorsports Offers NASCAR Fans Opportunity to Race to the Finish Line, Own a Piece of the Action and Make History
Tue, 30 May 2006, 15:35:00 EST
ATLANTA, GA - May 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ever dream of being part of the NASCAR Nextel Cup Family? Well, this may be the chance that die-hard fans have been waiting for, and Checkered Motorsports is leading the way. Unlike other sports, NASCAR allows anyone to field a Nextel Cup Team. With over 75 million NASCAR fans, the chance that there are some people interested in doing so, is highly likely. And, now is the time. Every year, NASCAR reviews and revises rules and regulations; in two or three years they might not allow just anyone to get in.
Tue, 15 Nov 2005, 13:14:00 EST
NASHUA, NH - Nov. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Opti-Sciences, Inc. today announced that a fluorescent measurement method commonly used in the bio-sciences is also effective in detecting manufacturing defects in automotive parts.
Mon, 26 Sep 2005, 17:20:00 EST
CHARLOTTE, NC - September 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Making the best of a bad situation, NASCAR driver Robby Gordon auctioned off the helmet he threw at fellow driver Michael Waltrip on eBay for $51,100. The helmet was bought by Internet casino GoldenPalace.com, with all proceeds going to Harrah's Employee Relief Fund.
Thu, 28 Jul 2005, 13:59:00 EST
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - July 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The New York State Automobile Dealers Association has endorsed Norki Energy Systems' new COOL-SPACE(TM) Portable Evaporative Cooler. The NYSADA applauded the newest product of the Poughkeepsie, New York Company in its recent industry newsletter. The article touted COOL-SPACE as an economical solution to work spaces that are challenging to keep cool, 'yielding happier employees during the hot summer months.'
Fri, 24 Jun 2005, 16:27:00 EST
LAKE WORTH, Fla. - June 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ashtray for the 'outside' of vehicles is the smokers' solution to flicking butts. As we're entering a severe dry/fire season and last summer's four hurricanes put more kindling on the ground the X-tray (www.x-tray.com) from inventor Mark Sloan is 'an idea whose time has come.'
Mon, 11 Apr 2005, 16:25:00 EST
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Indy-Tech Publishing, the publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC, has announced the February release of The Women's Guide to NASCAR's 2005 Season (ISBN 0-7906-1312-3). Sheree Woodington and Arianne Hegeman translate their love of racing into a season-long memory keeper, which will provide female readers with the knowledge they desire to better understand the sport.
Mon, 21 Mar 2005, 12:28:00 EST
SANTA ROSA, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Transparent Bra LLC announced today that with its unique Paint Protection Film conversion and installation services, Transparent Bra has carved a niche for itself by preventing paint damage on cars, trucks, and RV's. Transparent Bra, with its nearly invisible semi-permanent bra installation, makes sure that the paint on a new car isn't virtually sandblasted from everyday driving.
Relief in the Hood - WINFUEL's NASCAR Hood with 100+ A-List Celebrity Signatures of Film, Television, Music and Professional Sports On Auction
Fri, 18 Mar 2005, 18:21:00 EST
CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The Tsunami that hit southeast Asia last December claimed thousands upon thousands of lives and devastated countless communities in 6 countries. Today, the region continues its struggle to rebuild communities while its residents attempt to rebuild their lives. In an effort to help raise money for Tsunami victims, NASCAR(R) sponsor WINFUEL(tm) and associate sponsor TRIMSPA(R) conceived a unique way to offer a helpful hand to the hopeful hearts of the people in Southeast Asia. The companies took their NASCAR hood backstage and on the red carpet of 5 of Hollywood's premiere award shows to gather the autographs of celebrities from movies, television, music, and professional sports.
Wed, 12 Jan 2005, 10:52:00 EST
LONG BEACH, Wash. /Send2Press Newswire/ -- America's newest retro car, the 2006 Chevy HHR, gets its own club and web site: HHR Club (www.hhrclub.org). Most who travel to the big auto shows in Los Angeles and Detroit in January each year go to see the new cars. HHR Club's founder, Mike Challis goes to watch the people looking at the new cars.
Thu, 16 Dec 2004, 18:32:00 EST
OMAHA, NE and QUINCY, IL /Send2Press Newswire/ -- 'The Emergency Light Blanket' (ELB) invented by Pepper Aasgaard, ASAR Electronics, Inc. (www.LightBlanket.com), was selected as one of the Top Five Inventions of 2004 by Paul Niemann, Quincy, IL (syndicated columnist, contributing author for 'Inventor's Digest' and author of 'Invention Mysteries').
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