|Legendary Tucker Automobiles on Display at 2012 Glenmoor Gathering|
| Several 1948 Tucker Automobiles will be part of the show field at the 2012 Glenmoor Gathering, including an unrestored Tucker from the Gilmore Car Museum Collection (above). A total of 51 cars were built before production stopped and most of them survive today. The distinctive car-the brainchild of Preston Tucker-was designed by Alex Tremulis.
In all, more than 200 vintage and classic American and European automobiles and motorcycles will be on the show field. The motorcycle class will feature classic 1928-48 American motorcycles. There will also be a display of 'mini' cars, steam-powered cars, Allard automobiles, early supercharged cars and a unique class- 'The Trans Atlantics'- automobiles with European and U.K. coachwork with American engines.
The 2012 weekend activities will include the Passport Transport Countryside Tour, cocktail party and Gala Dinner, cooking demonstrations, a Junior Judges' program and other family activities. Two of the weekend highlights will be automotive seminars; a design seminar will be hosted by artist Peter Maier while Wayne Carrini of 'Chasing Classic Cars' and noted collector Ralph Marano will team up to discuss how to buy a collector car. During the 2012 concours automotive art by a variety of artists will displayed and on sale. Several automotive authors will also be in attendance to sell and autograph their books.
|Glenmoor Gathering of Significant Automobiles|
The 17th Annual Glenmoor Gathering of Significant Automobiles was held in mid-September at the historic Glenmoor Country Club near Canton, Ohio. This year's features included Avant Grade: Early Front-Wheel Drive, Sixteen Cylinder Motorcars and the Automobiles of Darrin, including a group of 1938-42 Packard Darrin automobiles.
These three featured groups were joined by several other categories which accounted for over 200 classic automobiles, trucks and motorcycles on the show field. Other weekend activities included a Countryside Tour, automotive seminars, cocktail party and Gala Dinner....
|ROLLS-ROYCE CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL RECRUITMENT CAMPAIGN30 September 2014, Goodwood|
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars today announced the successful completion of the company's recent recruitment campaign for 100 new permanent jobs. The news was celebrated at a special event attended by the new recruits at the Home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood, West Sussex, hosted by Torsten Müller-Ötvös, Chief Executive Officer and Frank Ludwig, Director of Manufacturing.
The campaign was launched in January following the company's announcement of record sales for 2....
|ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS WELCOMES NEW APPRENTICES AND GRADUATES TO THE HOME OF ROLLS-ROYCERolls-Royce Motor Cars welcomed this year's successful intake of apprentices and graduates to the company's Headquarters and Manufacturing Plant at Goodwood this week. Eleven new apprentices and 13 graduates toured the Home of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars for the first time, taking inspiration from the award-winning facilities and skilled craftspeople and professionals who strive to design and build the best cars in the world.|
As part of their induction day, the latest recruits and their families m....
|ROLLS-ROYCE CELEBRATES THE 2014 GOODWOOD REVIVALRolls-Royce Motor Cars celebrated a record Goodwood Revival over the weekend. The local manufacturer of super-luxury motor cars hosted customers, prospects and VIPs and also entertained the thousands of visitors to the world's most popular historic motor race meeting in true Rolls-Royce style.|
The Rolls-Royce Hooper's building at the March Motor Works presented an authentic recreation of a trim shop from the Revival period. Hooper & Co were a British coachbuilding company synonymous with the....
|DODGE EMBRACES VIPER'S ROOTS AND REVS UP EXCITEMENT WITH A NEW MSRP OF $84,995◾New for 2015, Dodge is reducing the Viper's starting U.S. Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) by $15,000 to start at $84,995|
◾Adjusting for inflation, the 2015 model year Viper is priced competitively to the first generation Viper, which launched in 1992, as calculated by Kelley Blue Book
◾The Dodge Viper was first introduced in 1992 with a starting U.S. MSRP of $50,700. Adjusted for inflation, the equivalent in today's dollars would be $86,130
◾Current Gen 5 Viper owners to receive....
|JAGUAR LAND ROVER DEBUTED THREE HIGH PERFORMANCE MODELS AT THE 2014 PEBBLE BEACH AUTOMOTIVE WEEKENDJaguar Land Rover debuted three high performance models at exclusive Jaguar Land Rover Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Kick-Off party|
◾Global debut of the new 550HP high-performance Range Rover Sport SVR
◾Debut of U.S. production version of F-TYPE Project 7
◾Global debut of the prototype of new Lightweight E-Type vehicles - the 'missing' six Lightweight vehicles that were never built from the intended 18-car series
◾All three vehicles are from the Jaguar Land Rover newly created Special Ope....
|2015 PANOZ 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION ESPERANTE SPYDER ON DISPLAY AT GORDON MCCALL'S MOTORWORKS REVIVALAll-new high-performance, limited-edition Panoz25th Anniversary Edition Esperante sports car makes its West Coast debut at Monterey Car Week's kick-off event|
August 7, 2014, Hoschton, Ga. – The excitement is building for the annual automotive celebration that is Monterey Car Week, and Panoz will be there with the 2015 Panoz 25th Anniversary Edition Esperante Spyder on display at the exclusive Gordon McCall's Motorworks Revival at the Monterey Jet Center.
Like past years, t....
|Don Panoz Named Grand Marshal of the 2014 Palos Verdes Concours d'EleganceDon Panoz, whose business interests range from automotive development and racing to international resorts and pharmaceutical breakthroughs, has been named Grand Marshal of the 2014 Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance to be held at the Trump National Golf Club in Rancho Palos Verdes, California on Sunday, September 14.|
Panoz builds high-end race and sports cars at his Braselton, Georgia factory and has owned storied race tracks like Sebring, Road Atlanta and Mosport International. His cars won th....
|THE NEW AMG 4.0-LITER V8 BITURBO ENGINEPowerful, innovative and efficient|
July 25, 2014 - Affalterbach -- Mercedes-AMG presents a new technological masterpiece: the AMG 4.0-liter V8 biturbo engine is a new development at the sporting heart of the new Mercedes-AMG GT car. This innovative eight-cylinder unit stands out for its sublime power delivery, the purposeful lightweight construction, as well as its high efficiency and environmental compatibility. With peak power of up to 375 kW (503hp) and maximum torque of up t....