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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 15:13:48 GMT

Red Rocks and Duroplast: It's Bryce Canyon's Trabant!  -  Car and Driver (blog)
Thirty years ago, Saxony buzzed with the gutless two-stroke rap of locally built Trabants, the German Democratic Republic's main contribution to 20th-century motoring and a deleterious reminder of what sad havoc totalitarianism's ugly thumb can wreak ...
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 12:37:24 GMT

Nov. 5: IFEST  -  UD Daily
The University of Delaware Hillel will host IFEST, a night celebrating Israel and its culture, on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 9:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. in the Trabant University Center Multipurpose Room. The event, which is part of the Trabant Now series ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 17:16:08 GMT

Insane 180 HP Coal Rollin' Trabant Is The Ultimate Middle Finger To Dieselgate  -  Jalopnik
This chopped-down, widened drag racing Trabant isn't waiting for anyone's fix or buyout, that's for sure. With 180 horsepower tucked into an ultralight Duroplast cotton-composite Trabi body, mother of torque, this engine swap simply breaks my brain in ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:57:42 GMT
One year after Rosin accident, bike safety remains a concern  -  University of Delaware Review
In celebration of Rosin's life, his friends and family gathered on the Trabant Patio and exchanged memories of Rosin. The gathering was also an opportunity to discuss the future of pedestrian safety on campus. Also in attendance was former Newark city ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:34:30 GMT

Commemoration held for UD student fatally hit by bike  -  The News Journal
The sophomore was unconscious for months following a serious bicycle crash near the Trabant University Center in Newark on Oct. 23. New Castle County Paramedics said Rosin suffered a serious head injury after a man on a bicycle hit him on the walkway.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:20:37 GMT
A very haunted Homecoming  -  UD Daily
Oct. 24, 28, and 31 from noon-2 p.m. in Perkins Student Center: Haunted Homecoming kiosks, free for all students (also held in Trabant University Center on Oct. 26). • Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. in Mitchell Hall: The Multicultural Greek Congress' annual ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:10:07 GMT

Oct. 29: Haunted Homecoming  -  UD Daily
University of Delaware Student Wellness and Health Promotion is collaborating with Brandywine Counseling and Community Services and the UD Honors Program to throw a Haunted Halloween Homecoming. The event, part of the Trabant Now lineup, will ...
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:30:15 GMT

Can You Guess the Quarter-Mile Time of This Trabant?  -  autoevolution
The Trabant was something of a symbol in East Germany prior to the country's unification, and that's because it was the only car most of the GDR (the German Democratic Republic) residents could afford. Some of the over three million Trabants ever ...
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:02:23 GMT
Impatient driver causes horrifying crash while trying to get ahead  -  AOL News
We may have moments of road rage while driving, but usually we get over them without any consequences. Unfortunately, one driver cannot say the same. On Tuesday, a driver got what local news outlet WGN called an "instant dose of karma": when they tried ...
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 18:29:02 GMT
Provost sets town hall  -  UD Daily
Provost Domenico Grasso will host his next town hall meeting for all University of Delaware students, faculty and staff members at 5 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 24, in the Trabant University Center Theater. The provost will start the meeting with an update on ...