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Feb 12, 2016, 02:15 ET image

Mazda Begins Production of All-new Mazda CX-9

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazda Motor Corporation has commenced production of the all-new CX-9 three-row mid-size crossover SUV at Ujina Plant No. 1 in Hiroshima. The first units produced are bound for the U.S. and Canada. The all-new CX-9 has been tailored for the North American market, which is expected to account for 80 percent of global sales forecast at 50,000...

Feb 12, 2016, 09:00 ET

Polaris® Unveils New Slingshot® 2016 Spring Line-Up

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaris® Slingshot® is broadening its color palette with the...

Feb 12, 2016, 09:44 ET

ATA Releases ATA Executive Leadership Forum at TMC Schedule

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations announced the lineup...

Feb 12, 2016, 10:00 ET

Purkeys Offers Advice to Check for Parasitic Loads

LOWELL, Ark., Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A parasitic load is a small electrical load that is always...