|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....
|THREE NEW NISSANCONNECT MOBILE APPS AVAILABLE IN EQUIPPED NISSANS NOW• Pandora® for iOS, Twitter® and TripAdvisor® available on NissanConnect℠ with Mobile Apps|
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan drivers will be more connected than ever in 2015 with NissanConnect℠ Mobile Apps – Nissan's global connected services platform – offering Twitter® and TripAdvisor® along with the launch of iOS support for Pandora®. These latest additions to NissanConnect Mobile Apps join an already-established list including Facebook, Google and iHeartRadio.
These important add....
|NEW DODGE VIPER DOCUMENTARY CAPTURES HAND-BUILT CRAFTSMANSHIP AND PASSION IN EVERY DODGE VIPERTwenty-two minute 'Viper: DNA of a Supercar' available for viewing at driveSRT.com/2015/viper/documentary|
January 8, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - A new 22-minute documentary, 'Viper: DNA of a Supercar,' launched today by Dodge showcases how the Dodge Viper is created like no other car – with passion driving every ounce of design origin, attention to detail and meticulous handcrafting. The film can be viewed at driveSRT.com/2015/viper/documentary.
'The Dodge Viper is a precisi....
|DODGE OFFERS INDUSTRY-FIRST ‘1 OF 1' VIPER EXCLUSIVITY AND NEW ORDER CONCIERGE SERVICENew Dodge Viper Customization Program Leverages Hand-built Production Process at Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit|
◾New Dodge Viper GTC model can be custom-tailored with more than 25 million unique build combinations
◾Options include 8,000 hand-painted exterior colors, 24,000 hand-painted custom stripes, 10 wheel options, 16 interior trims, 6 aero packages, as well as a host of standalone options
◾Dodge will send a complimentary 1:18 scale Viper speed form replica to buyers to co....
|MOPAR GOES ALL-IN WITH FLEET OF CUSTOMIZED SEMA SHOW RIDES◾The 15,000-square-foot Mopar Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show display will feature Chrysler, Jeep®, Dodge, Ram and FIAT brand vehicles personalized with Mopar products |
◾Hundreds of existing and prototype Mopar parts and accessories also will be showcased at the Las Vegas Convention Center
◾Dodge brings a high-powered collection of concepts and production performance vehicles, including the Dodge Viper ACR Concept, Dodge Dart R/T Concept and Dodge Challenger T/A Concept, as....
|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....