“We believe that by designating facilities as part of a community of practice, we can foster a safe environment for these entities to share best practices related to testing and developing this technology,” Foxx wrote on the department’s official blog. … [Read more...] about U.S. wants test-track network for self-driving cars
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"This presents an opportunity for all players in North America to mobilise resources on a major scale," Dr Verma added. "We are now gathering over $1 billion in global capital towards a dedicated multi-modal surface transport platform RoadStar, with major focus on India." … [Read more...] about In US, Gadkari outlines plans to halt road accidents
Trident Trucking on Wednesday inaugurated a new 3S state-of-the-art BharatBenz dealership in Attibele, Karnataka.With this, BharatBenz now has 14 network touchpoints, including dealerships in Bangalore, Chitradurga, Kalyan Nagar, Mangalore, Shivamoga, Mysore and Chikkabalapur, the company said in a release.All the dealerships provide complete sales service support for the entire range of BharatBenz trucks and buses, the company informed.Speaking on the inauguration of new showroom, Satyakam Arya, Managing Director & CEO, DICV said “While competitors contract, we expand. In 2018 we announced our intention to reduce customer reach from 200 to 100 kilometres in 3 years. With this, our 236th touchpoint, we are already down to 140 km. It is our continuous endeavour to be present wherever our customers need us; our fast-growing network demonstrates our confidence in the Indian market.”The company claims the newly opened BharatBenz 3S facility (sales, service, spares) in the … [Read more...] about Daimler India CV expands BharatBenz network in Karnataka
Studies have now established the fact that when a large passenger van is fully loaded, the center of gravity of the vehicle may shift, because of the increasing passenger weight. As more and more people board the van, the center of gravity continues to shift towards the van’s rear end. Based on the load, a shifting center of gravity makes the vehicle perform differently. An inexperienced driver may make things worse by failing to account for the vehicle’s weight and shifted balance. Unevenly loaded vehicles are at a greater risk of going out of control. … [Read more...] about Why are 15 passenger vans so dangerous?
While Holt was arrested for alleged burglary with battery following his involvement in the incident (he allegedly took the keys from the ignition in the truck in an effort to help Brown unload his belongings), police were not able to make contact with Brown despite turning up at his home (Brown reportedly refused to come outside of his house when police arrived on the scene). Because police were not able to get in contact with Brown, a warrant was subsequently issued for his arrest. … [Read more...] about Antonio Brown Reportedly Issued Arrest Warrant for Burglary With Battery