|INFINITI SALES INCREASE 56.8 PERCENT IN JULY|
|Luxury automaker's best July since 2005, Infiniti G Sedan sets new July record while all-new Infiniti JX luxury crossover continues strong sales -
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Aug. 1, 2012 - Infiniti today reported U.S. sales of 11,619 units for July, an increase of 56.8 percent versus 7,410 units a year earlier. Calendar year-to-date Infiniti sales of 65,996 are up 20.7 percent compared to the 54,678 units sold during the same period last year.
Highlights of Infiniti's sales for July 2012 include:
•The Infiniti G Sedan, with sales of 6,078, had an increase of 88.8 percent versus last year, making it the best July in the sport sedan's history.
•The brand's all-new 7-passenger luxury crossover, the Infiniti JX, saw sales of 1,999 in July and a total of 9,724 units since it went on sale in late March.
|NISSAN LEAF SETS ANNUAL U.S. ELECTRIC VEHICLE SALES RECORD - AGAINNASHVILLE, Tenn. – With more than two months remaining, Nissan LEAF has shattered the record for the most U.S. electric vehicle sales in a single calendar year, surpassing the previous record of 22,610 that it set in 2013.|
'With nearly 20 electric cars or plug-in electric models on the road today, Nissan LEAF remains at the head of the class, outselling the nearest competitor by 50 percent through September,' said Brendan Jones, director, Nissan electric vehicle Sales and Infrastructur....
|NISSAN ANNOUNCES 2015 QUEST U.S. PRICINGNASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2015 Nissan Quest, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide.|
The boldly styled Nissan Quest once again offers a range of family friendly features, including one-touch power sliding doors, quick release fold-flat 2nd and 3rd row seats, Advanced Climate Control System and an always-available rear storage well.
Enhancements for the 2015 model year include:
◾Previous LE grade becomes Platinum grade
|GM TO ANNOUNCE NEW MICHIGAN INVESTMENTS AT DETROIT ECONOMIC CLUB◾Chevrolet Volt electric drive unit to be built in Warren, Mich. |
◾Michigan established as GM's global center of excellence for vehicle electrification
DETROIT –Today at the Detroit Economic Club, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) CEO Mary Barra will confirm that the company's Warren Transmission Plant will build the electric drive unit for the second-generation Chevrolet Volt. That means most major Volt powertrain components – from its battery cells to its range-extender – will be made....
|Next-Generation Chevrolet Volt Features All-New Voltec Propulsion System for More EfficiencyDebuting in 2015, new model will have increased EV range|
WARREN, Mich. – When the next-generation Chevrolet Volt debuts at the North American International Auto Show in January, it will feature an all-new Voltec extended range electric vehicle (EREV) propulsion system substantially developed from Volt owners including data collected on their driving behaviors.
The Voltec system includes the battery, drive unit, range-extending engine and power electronics. The new system wil....
|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....
|2015 SUBARU XV CROSSTREK AND XV CROSSTREK HYBRID GET NEW INFOTAINMENT AND SAFETY TECHNOLOGIES◾Subaru-developed driver assist technology, EyeSight® now available on XV Crosstrek|
◾EyeSight-equipped vehicles also add Steering Responsive fog lights standard
◾New 6.2-inch infotainment system with rear vision camera standard on 2.0i, 2.0i Premium and Hybrid models
◾XV Crosstrek 2.0i Premium with EyeSight, 2.0i Limited and Hybrid Touring trims receive 7-inch multi touch gesture infotainment system
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru of America, Inc. has introduced the 2015 XV Crosstrek an....
|2015 VOLKSWAGEN E-GOLF RECOGNIZED AS MOST EFFICIENT CAR IN COMPACT EV CLASSThe fully electric, zero tailpipe emissions e-Golf gets top marks from the Environmental Protection Agency|
• 116 combined MPGe puts e-Golf at head of compact electric vehicle (EV) class
• MPGe announcement reinforces e-Golf position as a fun-to-drive, no-compromise plug-in vehicle
• Fully equipped e-Golf starts at $35,445
• Standard fast charging capability can allow 80 percent battery charge within 30 minutes
Herndon, VA – Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today that the com....
|NISSAN FOUNDATION SEEKS GRANTEES FOR 2015NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In 1992, following three weeks of civil unrest in Southern California, the Nissan Foundation was created to support programs that educate people about the value of cultural diversity in American society. Today Nissan continues its commitment to building community by valuing diversity by inviting nonprofit organizations that align with its mission to apply for awards in the 2015 Nissan Foundation grant year.|
Nonprofit organizations located in Southern California, Nor....