Highways chiefs are being urged to install traffic calming measures on Brooks Road in Street after a series of crashes.
“This is a residential area with a 30 mph limit, close to a school, but we have seen a number of accidents only 100 yards from where I live.”
One of Street’s county councillors, Terry Napper – who also lives in Brooks Road – said he supported a 25mph speed limit in residential areas across Street and Glastonbury.
Aug. 08–This is Corbin Schneider’s year to get revenge on the road.
Last year, Corbin, 10, a member of Cardinal 4-H Club in the Brookville area, entered a CO2-powered wooden race car at an annual race during the Tri-Rivers Fair.
Last year, Corbin entered for the first time with a car built with the help of one of his best friends — Treyton Peterson, 10, a member of Rolling Meadows 4-H Club of Salina.
As always, the primary objective for competitors in the SFP Grand Prix
But drivers in the Grand-Am Road Racing Series will also be out to introduce the Midwest to their style of racing while hoping to pick up road racing fans in the process.
Next week’s event will be the first spectator event on
“To have this kind of a track this close to a population center like
“You’ve got great facilities out here, you’ve got the (
Unlike other series, fans attending the SFP Grand Prix will be able to watch the races from the infield.
Frisselle also promises almost unlimited access to the drivers and teams when drivers are not out on the track.
“Our sport’s growing and we want the fans to come here, touch the cars, meet the drivers,” he said. “We have access that the other sports don’t have. They can come right up to us and we’re going to let the kids right into the garages.
“It’s perfect for fans that want to learn about our sport and want to have access to drivers and cars. They can come out to
Drivers will also be anxious to see what the Speedway’s new road course, which incorporates the track’s oval, has to offer.
Frisselle tested at the track earlier in the year.
“This course is definitely going to create action,” Frisselle said. “It’s going to be one of our highest top speed tracks.”
“They did a very good job, I’m very impressed,” Angelelli said.
Angelelli said race day will be a learning experience as drivers try to get accustomed to the layout.
“It’s going to be very challenging because it’s a new track and you don’t know where to go, where to make passes,” he said. “It’s going to be very challenging for everyone.”
The Grand Prix, which includes several different divisions, will get under way on
On-track action begins again at
General admission is free on
SATURDAY SHOWDOWN ON TAP — Heartland Park Topeka’s Saturday Showdown dirt track series will continue Saturday, with spectator gates opening at
Last week’s feature winners were
Richards and Glotzbach are season point leaders,
BOWYER UPDATE —
The Sprint Cup Series heads to
“I used to hate going to
Bowyer, 77 points behind point leader
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Spies noted that
Highlighting examples, Spies discussed the paint shop, which has one less spray booth and dryer than has been customary in traditional paint shops and doesn’t need to use a primer coat of paint. This process alone reduces energy consumption by more than 20 percent. Volkswagen Chattanooga was the first plant to implement this energy-efficient paint process, and the method is being copied in
“Through the growing efficiency and productivity of our plants, the Volkswagen brand is already making key contributions to the achievements of Group strategic targets for 2018,” Dr. Spies said. “Sustainable, efficient production is a clear, competitive advantage. With its Think Blue. Factory. initiative, the Volkswagen brand is pursuing a clear strategy which pools all environmental activities at our plants throughout the world. Our ambitious targets for sustainable vehicle production have now been defined in a way which is clear and comprehensible for our customers.”
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For the 14th year, Professional Builder magazine presents the annual Show Village exhibit at the International Builders’ Show (January 18-24).
The magazine partnered with modular home manufacturers Palm Harbor Homes and IronTown Homes, along with Greenfab, a developer of sustainable, healthy, modular homes and communities, and more than 40 building product manufacturers to build three model homes — 2,072-sq-ft Aurora, 2,300-sq-ft Admiral and 918-sq-ft BASF High Performance Net Zero Home.
International Builders’ Show attendees at the Las Vegas Convention Center will have the opportunity to tour these homes at the Show Village exhibit.
That much will be evident next weekend at Pebble Beach, as an ultra-rare 1967 Ferrari 275 rolls across the auction block.
Officially known as a 275 GTB/4*S N.A.R.T. Spider, such exclusivity has pushed the car’s pre-sale estimate to between $14 million and $17 million, including commission.
Such a high potential sale price and the rarity of the car itself mean bidding on the Ferrari will one of the most highly-anticipated events of the Pebble Beach weekend.
LONDON is preparing to host the FIA’s first electric car racing championship next year.
The capital will play host to the first Formula E championship event in September 2014.
After the London event drivers will go on to race in seven destinations including Rome, Miami, Beijing and Rio De Janeiro.
The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI) is pleased to announce that it has moved the PBMI annual conference venue to Las Vegas, Nevada.
This year the conference features an opening keynote from an award-winning author, a Specialty 101 Pre-Conference Workshop, and 21 presentations (includes 15 breakout sessions) presented by industry experts.
“Recognizing that specialty drug benefits raise a new different set of challenges and complexities, at last year’s conference, we introduced a full three-day Specialty program option that was very well received by attendees.
The announcement underscores
The new EA288 will eventually replace all the 2.0-liter TDI Clean Diesel engines fitted in
The engine also has a number of modifications to help minimize friction and optimize fuel economy: there are low-friction bearings for the camshaft and balancer shafts, piston rings that have less pre-tension, and the oil pump is a two-stage device with volumetric flow regulation.
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