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US Army Hybrid Diesel Concept
US Army Hybrid Diesel Concept

6 May 2012, 22:04 UTC / Apparently, the US military-industrial complex is going green. The Army have recently unveiled a hybrid-diesel concept called the Bravo FED (Fuel Efficiency Demonstrator). It was designed by a team ...

 
US Department of Defense Gives Freedom Award to Ford
US Department of Defense Gives Freedom Award to Ford

3 Jun 2011, 08:08 UTC / Sponsored by the National Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the Freedom Award has been given to American automaker Ford this year, for the support the company offered t...

 
Nissan Offers Below-Invoice Pricing to US Military Members
Nissan Offers Below-Invoice Pricing to US Military Members

27 May 2011, 06:35 UTC / Automakers in the States have always been supportive of military members, and Nissan makes no exception. The company’s North American division has recently announced it will extend its Vehicle...

 
2011 Victory Vegas 8-Ball Motorcycles for US Military Members
2011 Victory Vegas 8-Ball Motorcycles for US Military Members

7 Jan 2011, 08:58 UTC / Two members of the American military have received the keys to 2011 Victory Vegas 8-Ball bikes, Victory Motorcycles announced today. This follows an initiative that invited the public to support mil...

 
Scion Holiday Mail Drop Campaign Announced
Scion Holiday Mail Drop Campaign Announced

30 Nov 2010, 14:40 UTC / As Christmas approaches, the families of the soldiers fighting in the hot zones of the Planet can't help but think to how they will spend their holidays, trapped in between mountains of dust an...

 
Royal Enfield Breaks Record, Enters Guinness Book
Royal Enfield Breaks Record, Enters Guinness Book

15 Nov 2010, 11:56 UTC / Breaking world records is never an easy feat, but Royal Enfield managed to somehow enter the Guinness Book through a rather unusual manner. In fact, it was the Indian Army that used a Royal Enfield ...

 
Free BMW Motorcycle Safety Pack for Active Military
Free BMW Motorcycle Safety Pack for Active Military

21 Sep 2010, 09:05 UTC / The North American division of BMW Motorrad has just launched a new promotion for active military personnel who purchase a new BMW S 1000 RR until December 31, 2010. For a safer riding, BMW is offer...

 
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Armored G-Wagon LAPV 6.X Concept
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Armored G-Wagon LAPV 6.X Concept

5 Jul 2010, 10:13 UTC / German manufacturer Mercedes- Benz, together with military technology supplier EADS, have recently unveiled the latest G-Wagon Light Armoured Patrol Vehicle (LAPV). Dubbed 6.X Concept, the vehicle i...

 
Chevrolet to Raise $1M for Cell Phones for Soldiers Charity
Chevrolet to Raise $1M for Cell Phones for Soldiers Charity

23 Jun 2010, 09:42 UTC / American carmaker Chevrolet announced today the launch of a year-long campaign to raise $1 million to support Cell Phones for Soldiers. The money will be used to provide pre-paid calling cards to tr...

 
GM Military Discount Amounted to $24M in 2009
GM Military Discount Amounted to $24M in 2009

28 May 2010, 07:13 UTC / As rival Chrysler is getting ready for this weekend's “Letters for Lyrics” campaign, American manufacturer GM decided to give us a taste of what IT has done for the US troops and th...

 
Ricardo Reveals Wolverine Engines for UAVs
Ricardo Reveals Wolverine Engines for UAVs

26 May 2010, 07:27 UTC / Automotive parts supplier Ricardo yesterday announced it has started developing a new range of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) engines. Dubbed Wolverine, the new engines will be used for both civilian...

 
Ford Salutes the Military, Launches “Operation Drive One”
Ford Salutes the Military, Launches “Operation Drive One”

22 Apr 2010, 06:59 UTC / Aiming at honoring the military and raise money for the National Military Family Association (NMFA) charity, American manufacturer Ford will launch "Operation Drive one" this weekend, a 10...

 
Australia Takes Delivery of Military Mercedes-Benz G-Wagons
Australia Takes Delivery of Military Mercedes-Benz G-Wagons

2 Feb 2010, 11:26 UTC / There are no many cars cooler then a Mercedes-Benz G-Klasse, just maybe a military version of the G-Wagon. Though this is undoubtedly true, we don’t think that coolness was one of the factors ...

 
NAIAS: US Army Displays New CERV
NAIAS: US Army Displays New CERV

17 Jan 2010, 13:00 UTC / This year's NAIAS hosted not only premieres for passenger vehicles, but for military use as well, with the new Clandestine Electric Reconnaissance Vehicle (CERV) being displayed by the U.S. Arm...

 
The Pentagon Looking for Flying Car Projects
The Pentagon Looking for Flying Car Projects

4 Jan 2010, 09:55 UTC / It seems that we’re getting closer to the idea of a flying car, as the US military announced its new program called “Transformers” meant to tackle this problem. The Pentagon’...

 
Victory Motorcycles Auction to Benefit Fort Hood Families
Victory Motorcycles Auction to Benefit Fort Hood Families

8 Dec 2009, 14:45 UTC / Victory Motorcycles announced that is planning to auction two motorcycles to benefit families and soldiers impacted by the Fort Hood tragedy. A custom Victory Kingpin 8-Ball and a Victory Hammer S w...

 
Oshkosh SandCat, on Display at the International Armored Vehicles
Oshkosh SandCat, on Display at the International Armored Vehicles

17 Nov 2009, 08:06 UTC / Military contractor Oshkosh announced today it will present its new SandCat high-speed, highly-protected, highly-maneuverable armored vehicle at next February's International Armored Vehicles s...

 
Military Personnel Get $1,000 Cash Back from Victory Motorcycles
Military Personnel Get $1,000 Cash Back from Victory Motorcycles

5 Nov 2009, 10:18 UTC / Following Harley-Davidson's initiative of offering a special salute to the military, the next motorcycle manufacturer in the United States to honor US and Canadian military personnel for their ...

 
[Update]Marisa Miller Helps Harley-Davidson Salute the Military [Video Included]
[Update]Marisa Miller Helps Harley-Davidson Salute the Military [Video Included]

2 Nov 2009, 12:02 UTC / In all the scandal surrounding Harley-Davidson after its decision to close Buell and several other facilities and focus on its own brand to boost sales, the motorcycle manufacturer still found time ...