Essays Tagged: "car companies"

Description of the American economy of the 1920's

. Auto sales tripled in the 1920's, and the moving assembly line made it cheaper than ever to buy a car. The car companies also started the installment plan in the 1920's that made cars affordable for ... buy a Model T in any color as long as it was black.Automobile Production's effect spread far beyond car factories. It spurred the steel, rubber, and petroleum industries. It also began the trend of mo ...

(1 pages) 106 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

This essay is about alternate energy sources. It discusses alternate and safe energy sources to replace oil.

the way or economy is now it is very hard to get heavy users of oil and oil based products such as car companies to shy away from their little friend.It appears that Americans have not learned lesson ...

(3 pages) 350 2 3.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Marketing strtegies of mercedes to market the S-500

rcedes S 500: Mercedes is a leader in the automobile industry and the reason for its success is its cars. One of the leading models is the Mercedes S 500 which made its debut in autumn 1998.Marketing ... s the front seats. The model year 2003 S-class will inaugurate this safety concept. The look of the car has also been changed with a wider bumper in front allowing air intake.Brand NameMercedes has be ...

(2 pages) 114 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Gas or Electric????

For over ninety years, human beings have been getting from place to place using gas powered cars. However, it was not until a few years ago, that scientist began to realize that the exhaust fr ... st began to realize that the exhaust from the cars was a serious environmental danger. This is when car companies began considering an alternative for car fuel. One ingenious idea was to use electrici ...

(2 pages) 99 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Electrical Engineering

Hydrogen-powered cars

Hydrogen-Powered CarsTechnology has played an important role in the world of cars. Some people argue its most importa ... important role in the world of cars. Some people argue its most important accomplishment was making cars more efficient with gasoline and diesel. Now that the world's population is growing extremely f ... ine and diesel. Now that the world's population is growing extremely fast, more and more people own cars. This leads to the air being heavily polluted, especially with carbon dioxide. Again it's time ...

(2 pages) 27 0 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Lease or buy article review "the eternal question"

red on the concept of CPA's helping everyday consumers with the decision of purchasing or leasing a car. I feel that the concept is a great idea especially coming from a business point of view. No lon ... A CPA could charge a customer a fee and help them understand why he/she should or shouldn't lease a car. Car companies will always benefit from a lease and in lots of cases the leese benefits also but ...

(3 pages) 56 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Australian Automotive Industry

INTRODUCTIONThe Australian automobile manufacturing industry produces a variety of cars of different shapes, sizes, models, colours and brands for a society whose needs, wants, and de ... a society whose needs, wants, and desires are never alike and always changing. There are four major car companies that manufacture cars in Australia; GM Holden - based in Geelong, Melbourne, Ford Moto ... acturing plants here in Australia; Holden, Ford, Toyota, and Mitsubishi. The other companies export cars and because of the imported car tariff some drivers are turned away from the higher than averag ...

(4 pages) 48 0 1.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Going Off To War While Addicted To Oil

and was paying more in money and goods. He thinks that this should have been a wake up call for the car companies of the United States to build more compact cars and less SUV and Light Trucks, not to ... build more compact cars and less SUV and Light Trucks, not to increase the amount of fuel needed on cars. This leaves the writer with one specific point, of energy security, meaning that we should str ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Marketing Plan

ty, and other independent dealers. The company has also connected Toyota, Honda, GM, and many other car companies to offer their product in over 140 models of cars (XM, 2007).XM Radio has been a succe ...

(2 pages) 76 0 0.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Dawn Of Mass Culture

nged a lot to good stuff and bad things… In the 1800's people used to ride horses instead of cars they used to walk and ride on chariots but there was a little problem, people couldn't get too ... t get too far on chariots and horses.But then the 1900's came the century of civilization.The first car propelled by gasoline was invented and everyone thought it wasn't such a bad idea to start mass ...

(2 pages) 560 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Road And Water Car         The floating car was inspired

The Road And Water Car The floating car was inspired by a man named Breden O' Leary. I do not know if he was the first ... g car was inspired by a man named Breden O' Leary. I do not know if he was the first to design this car but he came up with the idea when he first saw a flood that carried many cars down the river. He ... when he first saw a flood that carried many cars down the river. He thought maybe he could design a car that could drive on land and float on water. He named this car the "Amphicar". He rode it in man ...

(1 pages) 501 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Hyundai Pitches Luxury in the U.S.

ry's fastest-growing major player earlier this decade, is nowadays stuck in neutral where Hyundai's cars have been less competitive when compared with Japanese and U.S. rivals. Even though they have s ... mpared with Japanese and U.S. rivals. Even though they have still outscored Toyota and Honda in new-car quality in two of the last four years, the company has only seen lackluster sales. However, Hyun ...

(2 pages) 33 1 1.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Economic Indicators

ndustry was never considered to be an indicator of the economic status until recently. The American car companies have been put through the toughest conditions in history with one filing for bankruptc ... of 2.9% for the automotive industry in 2008, (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2009). With the American car companies having financial trouble, thousands of people have lost jobs due to lack of sales caus ...

(8 pages) 89 0 5.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"Who Killed The Electric Car", Chris Paine (Documentary) Q: How do documentary filmmakers construct documentaries to position the viewer to respond in a particular way?

The recently released documentary, Who Killed The Electric Car, from the award-winning director, Chris Paine, looks into the debatable topic of who caused the ... e, looks into the debatable topic of who caused the death of the revolutionary idea of the electric car in the 1990s. The documentary presents a one sided view, and through the use of persuasive conve ... ts a one sided view, and through the use of persuasive conventions, convinces the audience that the car companies are to blame and it was only them who hammered the last nail into the coffin of the el ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Military Vehicles of World War II

the Jeep, the Allies would have surely lost.The American Jeep is a marvel unto itself. This little "car" could go just about anywhere, regardless of the terrain or conditions. The Jeep rarely, if ever ... les could not perform with precision or skill. The Army extended this request to over 135 different car companies, but only three responded. American Bantam Motors Corporation was the first company to ...

(11 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Hybrids: A Savior

ve became an important factor to improve fuel economy. They are becoming more and more popular with car companies across the world. Any vehicle is a hybrid when it combines two or more sources of powe ... ces of power. Hybrid cars run off a rechargeable battery and gasoline. The advantages of the hybrid car start right from its difference in the basic pattern. The hybrid car utilizes two energy sources ...

(5 pages) 33 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

HYDROGEN CARS

Running Head: HYDROGEN CARSHydrogen CarsI. IntroductionA. Attention Getter:(Source: http://blmclub.blogspot.com/)B. Term To ... ://blmclub.blogspot.com/)B. Term Topic Question and Preview:Should the United States Exchange their Cars with Hydrogen Cars?Considering this fact that technology has played an imperative role in the h ... tive role in the human race of cars. Several people argue its most important achievement was making cars more well-organized with gasoline as well as diesel. Now that the world's population is growing ...

(4 pages) 16 0 0.0 Nov/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management