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Mercedes-Benz celebrates one-two victory in the Formula 1 drivers' world championship
Mercedes-Benz celebrates one-two victory in the Formula 1 drivers' world championship

A triumphant end to the 2014 Formula 1 season for Mercedes-Benz as MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS driver Lewis Hamilton wins the concluding race of the campaign at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi to take the Formula 1 world championship title for the second time in his career. His team-mate Nico Rosberg ends the season as runner-up. Between them, Hamilton and Rosberg accumulated 16 wins, 18 pole positions, 12 fastest laps and 31 podium finishes. With eleven one-two wins in a single season, the team surpassed the previous record set by McLaren in 1988. The 16th victory of the season in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix means that MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS no longer share the record with any other team for the highest number of wins in one season.
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Mercedes-Maybach S-Class: Stylish, effortless superiority combined with trend-setting exclusivity | Wallpaper | Mercedes-Benz vehicles
Mercedes-Maybach S-Class: Stylish, effortless superiority combined with trend-setting exclusivity

At the world première in Guangzhou and the presentation in Los Angeles, the new Mercedes-Maybach S-Class is being unveiled almost simultaneously in its two key markets of the ÚSA and China. The vehicle makes its début at Auto Guangzhou and the Los Angeles Auto Show just hours apart. At 5453 mm long and with a wheelbase of 3365 mm, the flagship of the Mercedes-Benz model range is 20 cm larger in both dimensions than the S-Class Saloon with long wheelbase. Rear passengers benefit from this increased size as well as from standard equipment that includes executive seats on both left and right and other exclusive details such as innovative voice amplification. In the rear, the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class is also the world's quietest production saloon car.
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The New 2015 Chrysler 300 | Wallpaper | Chrysler vehicles
The New 2015 Chrysler 300

With roots that include the breakthrough 1955 and 2005 models, the new 2015 Chrysler 300 takes the nameplate's style and sophistication to new levels and highlights six decades of ambitious American ingenuity through iconic design proportions and inspired materials, world-class quality and craftsmanship, best-in-class 31 miles per gallon (mpg) highway fuel economy, plus class-exclusive innovations — including a state-of-the-art TorqueFlite eight-speed transmission now standard on every model, the segment's most advanced all-wheel drive (AWD) system, award-winning Úconnect Access services, all-new and segment-exclusive 7-inch full color driver information display (DID) and the newest generation Úconnect systems — putting boulevards and interstates on notice once again.
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Gooding & Company Provides Sneak Peek into its Two-Day Scottsdale Lineup
Gooding & Company Provides Sneak Peek into its Two-Day Scottsdale Lineup
Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, is delighted to present an exceptional ensemble of motorcars at its annual two-day Scottsdale Auctions on January 16 and 17, 2015. Appearing in this impressive roster is a wonderfully original 1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato, a rare-to-market Porsche 959 Sport with an exclusive factory power upgrade as well as a Formula 1 Ferrari 641/2 with a rich racing history and museum-worthy design.
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Chevrolet Introduces Colorado ZR2 Concept | Wallpaper | Chevrolet vehicles
Chevrolet Introduces Colorado ZR2 Concept

Chevrolet today introduced the Colorado ZR2 concept – a vision of how Chevrolet could take the all-new midsize truck's off-road capability to the next level. It also showcases the new 2.8L Duramax diesel engine that will arrive in the Colorado lineup later next year.

The aggressively styled concept builds on the capabilities of the production Colorado Z71 and advances the legacy of Chevrolet's previous ZR2 production models.
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Lexus LF-C2 Concept Dazzles With World Premiere of 2+2 Roadster | Wallpaper | Lexus vehicles
Lexus LF-C2 Concept Dazzles With World Premiere of 2+2 Roadster

Beautiful sunshine, warm weather, and winding roads are the perfect complements to the Lexus LF-C2 concept that made its global debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show today. The LF-C2 concept is a design study in the form of a 2+2 roadster and explores key styling themes involved in the Lexus brand's future, bolder styling direction. The LF-C2 is also a luxury Grand Touring concept inspired by the brand's passion for driving.

'The LF-C2 concept shows what's in store for our brand's future design direction,' said Jeff Bracken, Lexus group vice president and general manager. 'This concept shows consumers around the world Lexus' devotion to emotional designs as well as our passion for an exceptional driving experience.'
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Golf Sportwagen Hymotion Makes Global Debut | Wallpaper | Volkswagen vehicles
Golf Sportwagen Hymotion Makes Global Debut

At the Los Angeles Auto Show, Volkswagen is presenting the world premiere of the Golf SportWagen HyMotion—a research vehicle with a fuel cell powertrain. For this particular power source of the future, hydrogen and oxygen are combined in the fuel cell to form pure water. Energy is released in this 'cold combustion' process, energy that is used to power a zero emissions electric motor.
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Chevrolet Unveils Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo | Wallpaper | Chevrolet vehicles
Chevrolet Unveils Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo

Chevrolet today revealed the Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Tursimo (VGT) concept – a revolutionary interpretation of the ultimate race car, developed exclusively for fans of the PlayStation® 3 racing game, Gran Turismo® 6.

Developed as part of the Vision Gran Turismo project, which celebrates the future of automotive design and innovation, the Chaparral 2X VGT concept is inspired by the innovative race cars Chaparral Racing and Chevrolet partnered on more than 45 years ago.
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ONE-OF-A-KIND FORD 'SHORTY' MUSTANG OFFERED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 47 YEARS AT AUCTIONS AMERICA'S FORT LAUDERDALE SALE
ONE-OF-A-KIND FORD 'SHORTY' MUSTANG OFFERED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 47 YEARS AT AUCTIONS AMERICA'S FORT LAUDERDALE SALE
Auctions America is delighted to announce it will lift the gavel on the unique and historically important 1964½ Ford Mustang III Factory Prototype, affectionately known as the 'Shorty' Mustang, when its highly anticipated Fort Lauderdale sale returns to South Florida, March 27-29, 2015.

Recognized by Ford Motor Company as an original factory prototype, the Mustang III was a one-of-a-kind design study built at Ford's request by the famed Dearborn Steel Tubing Company. The car began with a prototype Mustang chassis, shortened by 16 inches and outfitted with a custom-built 302-cubic-inch V-8 with three dual-barrel carburetors. The special two-passenger fastback coupe body was penned by freelance designer, Vince Gardner, well-known for his custom creations during the 1950s and 60s.
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The All-new 2016 Mazda CX-3 Compact Crossover SUV | Wallpaper | Mazda vehicles
The All-new 2016 Mazda CX-3 Compact Crossover SUV

Mazda debuts the 2016 Mazda CX-3 at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. The new compact crossover SUV is the fifth model in Mazda's line-up of new-generation vehicles that feature the full range of SKYACTIV Technology and KODO—Soul of Motion design. The CX-3 offers all the essentials people look for in a vehicle; a design of overwhelming quality and style, packaging developed solely with the customer's ease-of-use in mind, and the responsive driving feel that Mazda strives for in every model.
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The Audi prologue show car- launching into a new design era | Wallpaper | Audi vehicles
The Audi prologue show car- launching into a new design era

Audi is launching into a new design era: At the Los Angeles Auto Show, Marc Lichte, Head of Design, is presenting the Audi prologue concept car. Lichte is giving the Audi brand a new styling direction in the large coupe.

'When he moved to Audi, Marc Lichte launched a design offensive,' says Prof. Dr. Úlrich Hackenberg, Board Member for Development, who brought him to Ingolstadt in 2014. 'His clear philosophy and precise understanding of Audi DNA let him develop a design strategy that is opening up entirely new perspectives for us. It is progressive and highly emotional; it expresses the technological competence and quality claim of the brand perfectly. The Audi prologue is its first proponent – it is a 'signature car' for Audi.'
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Volkswagen Golf R Variant Makes Its World Debut At The Los Angeles Auto Show | Wallpaper | Volkswagen vehicles
Volkswagen Golf R Variant Makes Its World Debut At The Los Angeles Auto Show

Volkswagen will debut one of the sportiest compact all-rounders at the Los Angeles Auto Show: the new Golf R Variant. For the first time in the history of the Golf R, this iconic all-wheel-drive compact sports car will be produced as a station wagon. The exclusive model has 221 kW / 300 PS (296 horsepower) and 280 pound-feet of torque. The power is transmitted to the pavement via a standard 6-speed DSG® dual-clutch automatic transmission and permanent 4MOTION® all-wheel-drive system. The chassis features a lowered sport suspension—0.8 inches lower than a stock Golf—the innovative progressive steering system and a stability control system, 'ESC Sport', which can be deactivated for use on a racetrack. Optional highlights include the newest generation of the DCC adaptiv e damping system with a driving profile selector that features a Race mode.
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Shelby GT350 Mustang: The Legend Returns | Wallpaper | Ford vehicles
Shelby GT350 Mustang: The Legend Returns

One of the most iconic performance Mustang nameplates of all time is returning, Ford confirmed today with the reveal of the all-new Shelby® GT350 Mustang.

The original Shelby GT350 introduced in 1965 established Mustang's performance credentials. The all-new Shelby GT350 Mustang, featuring the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever, is a world-class performance vehicle, designed to tackle the planet's most challenging roads – an all-day track car that's also street legal.
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The Future Has Arrived, and It's Called Mirai | Wallpaper | Toyota vehicles
The Future Has Arrived, and It's Called Mirai

Akio Toyoda has seen the future, and it's called 'Mirai.' That's the name of Toyota's new fuel cell vehicle, which the company's president announced in a video released the night before the car's official launch.

Mirai, which means 'future' in Japanese, represents a turning point for the automotive industry. The groundbreaking vehicle can travel up to 300 miles on a single tank of hydrogen, refuel in less than five minutes and emits only water vapor.
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Cadillac Introduces All-New ATS-V.R Race Car | Wallpaper | Cadillac vehicles
Cadillac Introduces All-New ATS-V.R Race Car

The next generation of Cadillac's V-Series elite, high-performance cars began today with the introduction of an all-new race car, the Cadillac ATS-V.R. Set to begin competition in 2015, Cadillac debuted the new race car at the Circuit of the Americas, one of country's pre-eminent racing venues.

The ATS-V.R is the racing extension of the upcoming 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe, which channels more than a decade of V-Series engineering experience into the brand's first compact performance model. The ATS-V Coupe debuts next week, along with the ATS-V sedan, at the Los Angeles Auto Show and arrives track-capable from the factory next spring.
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Golf R 400 Concept Car Makes North American Debut At The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show | Wallpaper | Volkswagen vehicles
Golf R 400 Concept Car Makes North American Debut At The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

After making its global debut at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this year, Volkswagen of America is presenting the exciting Golf R 400 concept car for the first time in North America at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Developed by R GmbH, the Golf R 400 concept shows just how far the Golf R can be taken using the experience gained from VW's involvement in World Rallycross (WRC). The '400' in the name refers to the vehicle's 400 PS (394 horsepower) 2.0-liter TSI® engine, which propels the car from zero to 62 mph in 3.9 seconds and on to an electronically limited top speed of 173 mph.
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Chevrolet To Show Chaparral Vision Gran Turismo Concept
Chevrolet To Show Chaparral Vision Gran Turismo Concept

When racers Jim Hall and Hap Sharp founded Chaparral Cars in 1962, few could have guessed how they would shake up the conformities of the racing world – and fundamentally change it.

Through pioneering applications of aerodynamics and aerospace technology, and a partnership with Chevrolet Research and Development, Chaparral Cars advanced the science of racing cars. It also triumphed on the track over well-established sports car companies from around the world, using Chevrolet horsepower.
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An icon returns: all-new Audi TT makes its U.S. debut at LA Auto Show
An icon returns: all-new Audi TT makes its U.S. debut at LA Auto Show

The quintessential design icon has become a next-generation driving machine. The 2016 Audi TT Roadster and TTS Coupe will make their U.S. debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show representing the all-new TT model line. Featuring an exciting new design characterized by the use of innovative technologies and driver-focused performance, the all-new Audi TT once again will make its stamp on Audi history.
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Modern and Magnetic: Scion iM Concept Car to Debut at LA Auto Show
Modern and Magnetic: Scion iM Concept Car to Debut at LA Auto Show

Whether it's exploring the mountains or playing at the beach, Los Angeles offers adventures off every freeway. Young people just need a vehicle to get them, and all their gear, to their destination in style. The new Scion iM Concept car is designed with that in mind and will debut on Wednesday, November 19 at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
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Jaguar Debuts 2016 F-Type R Coupe Featuring Instinctive All-Wheel-Drive | Wallpaper | Jaguar vehicles
Jaguar Debuts 2016 F-Type R Coupe Featuring Instinctive All-Wheel-Drive

Jaguar unveiled the new 2016 F-TYPE R Coupe featuring all-wheel-drive technology, a first for the F-TYPE line-up. Expanding its dynamic capability of reaching 60 mph in 3.9 seconds with a limited top-speed of 186 mph, standard Instinctive All-Wheel-Drive® and Intelligent Driveline Dynamics will provide F-TYPE R drivers with improved traction and confidence in a variety of road conditions.
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Mercedes-Benz Vision G-Code: SUC study from Asia for Asia - Shaper of the future | Wallpaper | Mercedes-Benz vehicles
Mercedes-Benz Vision G-Code: SUC study from Asia for Asia - Shaper of the future

For yesterday's opening of the new Product Engineering Centre in Beijing, Mercedes-Benz put the focus squarely on the G-Code vehicle study. The innovative and versatile Sports Útility Coupé (SÚC) for town and country shows how emotionally appealing a future compact SÚC can be, and what evolutionary possibilities the Mercedes-Benz design philosophy offers. The new Product Engineering Centre of the brand bearing the three-pointed star also features a complete design studio.
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Luxuriously Equipped Limited Edition Of The Panamera | Porsche vehicles
Luxuriously Equipped Limited Edition Of The Panamera

Porsche has revealed the Panamera Exclusive Series, which features exquisite luxury and a particularly comprehensive array of standard features. Finished at the Exclusive factory, only 100 of these vehicles will be created worldwide. The limited production series featuring unique equipment is based on the 570 hp all-wheel drive Panamera Turbo S Executive which includes a longer wheelbase increasing rear passenger space. The world premiere takes place at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.
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Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 unveiled at the 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile | Wallpaper | Lamborghini vehicles
Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 unveiled at the 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile

Automobili Lamborghini unveils its first plug-in hybrid (PHEV) technology demonstrator, the Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4, making its world debut at the 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile. Clearly a Lamborghini, Asterion is a conceptual car housing a plug-in hybrid powertrain designed to Lamborghini objectives: The Asterion defines a solution to significantly reducing CO2 emissions through technologies available today, guaranteeing the unique Lamborghini driving feel with a smooth and reactive driveability and with superior power, including an exceptional pure electric range of 50 km.
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