Buses as well as trains at InnoTrans 2018

first_imgINNOTRANS: The outdoor bus display at InnoTrans 2018 will focus on the switch to electric vehicles, with a 500 m long demonstration track as well as the static display of vehicles.Alstom will be displaying its Aptis electric bus. Finnish company Linkker will present the lightweight Linkker 12+, which has a powerful lithium-titanium oxide battery, short charging times and a daily range of up to 350 km. Sileo will be exhibiting its bi-articulated Sileo S25, while Solaris is bringing the Trollino 12 trolleybus and the battery-powered low-floor Urbino 12 bus. Lohr Industrie will present its i-Cristal, which can operate in self-driving mode.Faiveley Transport will be showing auxiliary power converters, air-conditioning units and power trains for buses and rail vehicles. LogPay Mobility Services is a newcomer to InnoTrans, and will be highlighting its ticket sales technology.last_img read more

Cleveland Indians Announce 8 Non-Roster Spring Training players

first_img Payton Vince On Friday, the Cleveland Indians announced that the team will have 8 non-roster players at Spring Training this season.OF  – Bradley Zimmer-Played for the Akron RubberDucks and Columbus Clippers in 2016. Zimmer only played in 37 Clippers games, while playing the majority of the 2016 season with the RubberDucks with 93 games. Zimmer is 24 years old, had 117 hits, 15 homers, and 62 RBIs last season.-The Indians hung on to their number one prospect last season,while including Clint Frazier in a trade with the Yankees to get Andrew Miller.3B/2B/OF – Yandy Diaz-Only played in 26 games for Akron before being called up to Columbus, where he played in 95 games. Diaz had 117 hits and 22 doubles for Columbus, while having a total of 141 hits, 22 doubles, 9 homers and 58 RBIs for the whole 2016 season between both Akron and Columbus.Yandy batted  .325/.399/.461 for the Clippers. Diaz is ranked as the Indians 10th prospect according to MLB.com. OF – Greg Allen-Allen played most of the 2016 campaign with high A, Lynchburg with a total of 92 games and finished the season with Akron. Allen had a total of 145 hits and 23 doubles throughout 2016. In Akron, Allen batted .290/.399/.441 in 37 games. Allen is ranked as the Indians 19th prospect.SS/2B/1B – Ronny Rodriguez-Rodriguez played 116 games for the Columbus Clippers. Ronny racked up 116 hits, 24 doubles, 10 homers, and drove in 59 RBIs. He batted .258/.293/.400 in 116 games. Rodriguez is an unranked prospect as of right now.1B – Nellie Rodriguez -Nellie is 22 years old and spent all of 2016 with the RubberDucks. Rodriguez had 123 hits, 28 doubles, 26 homers and 85 RBIs. Nellie does bring some power to the table but also had 186 strikeouts last season. Rodriguez batted .250/.352/.474 in 132 games. MLB.com has him arriving at the big leagues in 2017.SS – Eric Stamets-Stamets ended the 2016 season with the Clippers but played the majority of the year in AA. Eric had 75 hits and 17 doubles for the entire 2016 season. Stamets batted .237/.308/.375 in 91 total games between Akron and Columbus. He is also an unranked prospect.LHP – Tyler Olson-Olson started the 2016 season in the big leagues with the New York Yankees but after spending some time in the minors, the Indians claimed him off waivers in July. While in the majors, Olson had a 6.75 ERA while only pitching in 2.2 innings.Olson pitched in 9 games for the Clippers and had an ERA of 5.91 in 10.2 innings pitched.RHP- Josh Martin-Martin spent all of 2016 with the Clippers. In 47 appearances, Martin had 2 wins, 5 losses, 60 strikeouts in 66.0 innings. Martin is 27 years old and is another unranked prospect for the Indians. Martin is a big right-handed pitcher standing at 6′ 5”. Payton Vince is either talking about sports or watching sports. He covers sports for Metro Networks and is also a writer for LastWordOnSports.com. He grew up in Brooklyn Heights,Ohio for most of his life then around senior year of high school moved to Cleveland. A fan of the Cleveland Indians, Cavaliers, and a Pittsburgh Steelers, he graduated from Cuyahoga Heights High School (Class of 2014) and also graduated from the Ohio Center for Broadcasting in 2015. He bowled and played baseball in high school, and is a huge fan of independent wrestling and WWE, and can almost always find him at an independent show. Lastly, Payton is a backstage interviewer for Mega Championship Wrestling in Elyria, and is one of the three on ‘That Sports Show’ which airs daily from 2-4pm on AllSportsCleveland.com.center_img Related TopicsAndrew MillerBradley ZimmerCleveland IndiansClint FrazierEric StametsGreg AllenJosh MartinMLB Spring TrainingNellie RodriguezRonny RodriguezTyler OlsonYandy Diazlast_img read more

Everton and Wolves face new competition in race for young defender…

first_imgThe 20-year-old spent last season on loan at Schalke 04, and has since returned to Barcelona, with whom he has a contract until 2023.Record says Benfica won’t have an easy task to sign the player, since there’s a big competition from the likes of Everton, Fenerbahçe and Wolverhampton Wanderers.The newspaper writes that it was first the Toffees and Wolves who made their approaches asking for the conditions for the signing. Then the Turkish side joined the race.Even though the Eagles have been following him since January, they’re still to make a move.Embed from Getty ImagesThe report claims the Todibo isn’t staying at Barcelona due to the big fight for a place in the team.However, there’s no information on how much he’d cost. All they say is that the Catalan side demanded €25m for Schalke 04 to keep him, and that’s why the Bundesliga side gave up on the signing.If that is all they are asking for, then Everton and Wolves shouldn’t have too much of a problem meeting that.First, however, they’ll probably want to finish the Premier League campaign before delving into the complicated and frustrating world of making offers for players.by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksTrending TodayForge of Empires – Free Online GameBuild a City, Trade With Your Neighbors, Play With Your FriendsForge of Empires – Free Online GameUndo聽多多 Hearmore.asia1969年前出生的香港居民現可免費試戴頂尖的歐洲助聽器聽多多 Hearmore.asiaUndoHero WarsGetting this Treasure is impossible! Prove us wrong!Hero WarsUndo熱門話題小心會長過頭…網友推爆:「真的長得超誇張!」熱門話題UndoCoworking Space | Search AdsThe cost of shared office in Hong Kong might surprise youCoworking Space | Search AdsUndoStanChart by CNBC CatalystDigitization in Banks Is No Longer About Efficiency, but Business Resilience. Don’t Get Left Behind.StanChart by CNBC CatalystUndoCNN with DBS BankWhat Banks Did To Help Corporations Mitigate Future CrisesCNN with DBS BankUndoKeto减肥1個簡單的妙招一夜「融化」腹部贅肉(今晚試試)Keto减肥UndoTemenos by CNBC CatalystIs a Digital Revolution Crucial for Banks to Stay Ahead in a Post-Pandemic World?Temenos by CNBC CatalystUndo Portuguese newspaper Record features today a big story about Jean-Clair Todibo. The defender is said to be ‘on top of the list’ of signings which Benfica plan to make this summer.last_img read more

Bruno Fernandes Signs For Manchester United

first_imgManchester United confirmed on Thursday they had completed the signing of Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon.The 25-year-old has signed a five-and-a-half year contract at Old Trafford with an option to extend for a further year.The long-anticipated deal, with an initial fee of around £47 million ($61.2 million), was finalised after Fernandes, who has 19 international caps, agreed personal terms and passed a medical.“We have been tracking Bruno for many months and everyone here has been tremendously impressed with all his attributes and what he will bring to this team,” said United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.“Most importantly he is a terrific human being with a great personality and his leadership qualities are clear for all to see.”Fernandes said he was delighted to be joining the club, who are fifth in the Premier League table.“My love of Manchester United really started when I used to watch Cristiano Ronaldo play and ever since then I have been a big fan of this great club,” Fernandes explained.“For me, to now play for Manchester United feels incredible.“I have worked hard to get to this moment and I can promise the fans that I will give everything for the badge to help bring us more success and trophies.”Fernandes will bolster United’s midfield ranks. Solskjaer has been short of numbers in that area since the departures of Marouane Fellaini and Ander Herrera, while injuries to Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay have exacerbated the problem.Fernandes has a reputation as a goalscoring, attacking midfielder who can operate centrally or out wide. He can also be deployed defensively.Relatedlast_img read more

Vinayak set for Motocross return in new bike

first_img0Shares0000Vinayak was among the competitors who participated in the Hillclimb in Naivasha over the weekend.NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 23 – Former multiple open class champion Shivam Vinayak has announced his Motorcross comeback after years of exemplary riding on off-road Rally Raids and Enduros.Vinayak, now a dentist, says he will retain his current off-road machine that he will ride along with the new KTM 350 sx-f specifically prepared for motocross. “I plan to return next season. I have a new bike which is on its way and can’t wait to start training at the Jamhuri Park circuit. The new bike is expected in a week’s time. l will also be doing the rally raids and the hillclimbs on the old bike,” Vinayak said.“My new bike is coming from South Africa and should be an exciting ride. Testing will be done locally with the help of Offroad Adventure East Africa,” he added.Vinayak who won the Kenya Motor Sports personality of the year award in 2012, says his Motocross return is informed by his burning ambition to boost Team Kenya fortunes in continental and regional FIM Africa events.Vinayak also wishes to whip up the enthusiasm of the next generation of senior riders in the sport.“It’s always a great pleasure representing the country in Motocross. Sadly, the senior category has not picked up quite well and I’m hoping to encourage more riders to take up the challenge. Our longstanding rivalry with Uganda has also added a little zest into the sport and I’m looking forward to it,” further stated the veteran.Vinayak was among the competitors who participated in the Hillclimb in Naivasha over the weekend.0Shares0000(Visited 6 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more