How does Mercedes ship new cars to US. Do they own their ships?

No they don't own ships.They use a third party shipping company which carries the car in containers and gets them to the US port.Many car companies find this expensive, so they manufacture in the US (locally).Mercedes/Audi/BMW use large freight carriers to get the job done.

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What slows the plane more than the throttle?

On a jet, nothing. Reverse thrust is the primary deceleration, then the aileron gos UP and creates drag and the wheels have brakes. On a propeller driven aircraft: turboprop, which is a jet engine with a prop in front to assist with thrust, the blades reverse pitch, (which has the same effect as ...

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Why does the front right brake wear out faster?

The right front brake probably has a bad caliper. The calipers hold and move the brake pads . If the right caliper has a stuck piston , the pressure will not be the same as the left side. And, the piston on the caliper may not be returning to it's correct position causing pressure to stay on the ...

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When were blue lights first used on policed cars in the us?

Blue lights were first used on a police car in the 1980's. This was in the United States.

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What type of ship was the USS Shaw?

The USS Shaw was a Mahan-class destroyer, was present in the Attack of Pearl Harbor. She was extremely damaged in the attack, having her magazine blown. She was immediately repaired and sent out into the Pacific War. Not too long after, she was sold for scrap.

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