|Barrett-Jackson Cruises North, Launches New Auction At Hot August Nights In Reno, Nev. Aug. 8-10, 2013|
| SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (January 20, 2013) – Today, during the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction, a groundbreaking partnership was announced that brings The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ to the base of the Sierra Nevadas to join the world's premiere classic car and nostalgia festival. The inaugural Hot August Nights Auction Presented by Barrett-Jackson will take place in Reno Tahoe, Aug. 8-10, 2013. This event marks a historic partnership between two of the most recognized names in the classic and collector car industry.
The new partnership between Barrett-Jackson and Hot August Nights will offer fans and customers of both the classic car event and collector car auctions a weeklong opportunity to celebrate and revel in some of the most recognizable and historic automobiles in the world. Not only will buyers be able to bid on and purchase from Barrett-Jackson's famous selection of collector cars, but now they can take them right from the auction block to the streets of Reno Tahoe to participate in one of Hot August Nights' famous cruises or show-n-shines.
'The only missing piece in Hot August Nights' successful puzzle was a Barrett-Jackson Auction,' said Craig Jackson, Chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson. 'Our collectors in Canada, Seattle, San Francisco and the Silicon Valley have been asking — for decades — for an auction in their region. The partnership with Hot August Nights provides the perfect atmosphere of automotive passion to make that happen.'
Hot August Nights Reno Tahoe came as an opportunity for Barrett-Jackson and signifies the next evolution in its series of collector car auctions around the U.S. The auction quickly outgrew the Orange County Fairgrounds, expanding beyond both the site and the tent that the company had to bring in. In a move that will further improve its organization, Barrett-Jackson selected Hot August Nights to serve its buyers in California, the Pacific Northwest and the Southwest, as well as the audience that already attends the Reno Tahoe event.
|Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Announces 2015 ScheduleMONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 24, 2014 – Fan favorites, international series and historic racing are on the calendar as Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca announced its 2015 race schedule today.|
The 2015 season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is as follows:
• TUDOR United SportsCar Championship (May 1-3)
• eni FIM Superbike World Championship, GEICO Motorcycle U.S. Round (July 17-19)
• Moterey Pre-Reunion (Aug. 8-9)
• Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion (Aug. 13-16)
• Pirelli World Challenge (Sept....
|STAMPEDE OF CUSTOMIZED 2015 FORD MUSTANGS TO DEBUT AT 2014 SEMA SHOW IN LAS VEGAS◾Uniquely modified 2015 Mustangs will be on display in the expansive Ford booth at the 2014 SEMA show, which takes place at Las Vegas Convention Center, Nov. 4-7|
◾Aftermarket tuners are getting a chance to coax even more power from the all-new 2.3-liter EcoBoost® four-cylinder engine
◾Performance specialists will demonstrate newly developed aftermarket parts to enhance the track handling of the 2015 Ford Mustang
Ford Motor Company is bringing performance to the halls of the 2014 Specialty E....
|GM DELIVERS ITS BEST THIRD QUARTER GLOBAL SALES SINCE 1980◾Chevrolet up 9 percent in North America |
◾Cadillac up 63 percent in China
◾Buick global sales up 7 percent
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) sold 2,449,595 vehicles around the world in the third quarter of 2014, up 2 percent compared with a year ago. It was the company's best third quarter since 1980. In the first nine months of 2014, GM sold 7,371,743 vehicles, up 2 percent.
Third quarter sales in the United States and China, the company's two largest markets, were up 8 pe....
|ALL-NEW MIDSIZE PICKUPS ROLL OUT OF WENTZVILLE• Dealers come to town to drive away new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon|
WENTZVILLE, Mo. – More than 125 Chevrolet and GMC dealer representatives came to the new home of the Colorado and Canyon midsize pickup trucks today to personally take delivery of their first orders.
Dozens of trucks, dealers, and VIPs converged on General Motors' Wentzville Assembly plant as part of dealer drive-away and truck launch celebrations.
About 37 of the new trucks parked in the shape of ....
|GM'S SALES CLIMBED 19 PERCENT IN SEPTEMBERGM has industry's best-selling pickups for second month in a row|
◾Chevrolet Cruze up 45 percent
◾GMC sales increase 28 percent
◾Buick Encore is the industry's best-selling small crossover
◾Cadillac Escalade sales more than double
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) dealers delivered 223,437 vehicles in the United States in September. Total deliveries were up 19 percent compared with a year ago. Retail deliveries, which are sales to individual consumers, were up 17 percent. Flee....
|CHRYSLER GROUP LLC REPORTS SEPTEMBER 2014 U.S. SALES INCREASED 19 PERCENT; BEST SEPTEMBER SALES SINCE 2005◾54th-consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains|
◾Chrysler, Jeep®, Ram Truck and FIAT brands each post sales gains in September compared with same month a year ago
◾Jeep brand sales up 47 percent; best September sales ever
◾Six Chrysler Group vehicles record best ever September sales
◾Ram pickup truck sales up 30 percent; best ever September sales
◾Chrysler 200 sales up 15 percent; best ever September sales
October 1, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Chrysler Group LLC today rep....
|50 YEARS LIMITED EDITION 2015 FORD MUSTANG RAISES $170,000 AT BARRETT-JACKSON LAS VEGAS FOR GET YOUR HEART RACING◾Final production unit of the 50 Years Limited Edition Ford Mustang, No. 1,964, commands $170,000 at Barrett-Jackson|
◾Proceeds from sale benefit Get Your Heart Racing program to support Henry Ford Health System's Edith and Benson Ford Heart & Vascular Institute
◾Together, Ford Motor Company and Barrett-Jackson have raised more than $6 million for charity
The final production unit of the 50 Years Limited Edition Ford Mustang, carrying badge No. 1,964, fetched $170,000 at the Barrett-Jackson....
|ONE-OF-A-KIND 2015 DODGE CHALLENGER SRT HELLCAT VIN0001 RAISES $1.65 MILLION FOR CHARITY◾Special one-of-one 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat sells for $825,000 at Barrett-Jackson Auction in Las Vegas to Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports and several Chrysler Group dealerships|
◾Engelstad Family Foundation matches auction price, bringing total raised for charity to $1.65 million
◾100 percent of sale price from auction of the fastest and most powerful muscle car ever benefits Las Vegas charity Opportunity Village
◾Iconic one-of-one Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat features ....