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| First Appearance And Details Of All-New Mégane Renault Sport At Monaco Grand Prix•Public debut for All-New Mégane Renault Sport around Monaco's famous Grand Prix street circuit, driven by Renault Sport F1 Team driver Nico Hülkenberg|
•For the first time, customers will be able to choose between manual or EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) transmissions
•All-New Mégane R.S. will be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September
•Sales are scheduled to begin in Spring 2018
The Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix is the backdrop for the first sighting of All-New Mégane Renault Sport d....
| Renault Celebrates 40 Year Formula 1 AnniversaryRenault icons take to the track in Monaco|
Renault is proud to start the 40th anniversary celebrations of its Formula 1 debut over the course of this weekend's Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix.
Renault's Formula 1 debut came at the 1977 British Grand Prix where Jean-Pierre Jabouille unleashed the first-ever turbo-charged Formula 1 car, the RS01. Jabouille will be reunited with the RS01 to drive laps of the Monaco track on Friday 26th May.
Joining Jabouille, four-time Formula 1 champion, ....
|Toyota Research Institute Explores Blockchain Technology For Development Of New Mobility Ecosystem• Collaboration with MIT Media Lab and other partners fosters open source software tools|
• Blockchain helps to securely share driving and autonomous vehicle testing data, manage ride and car share transactions and store vehicle usage information
NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 — The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) announced today that it is exploring blockchain and distributed ledger technology (BC/DL) for use in the development of a new mobility ecosystem that could accelerate ....
| Honda Proving Center Returns To Operation•Renovated proving grounds in Mojave Desert tests Honda and Acura products |
•Facility is one of Honda's two U.S. testing grounds
May 22, 2017 - CANTIL, CA -- Back in full operation as a testing ground for future Honda and Acura products, the renovated Honda Proving Center (HPC) is once again primed to test the capabilities of the company's automobiles, motorcycles, side-by-sides and ATVs against the dramatic back drop of the Mojave Desert, near Cantil, California. Watch a video about....
| Coys Consign the Very First 275 GTB/4 For London Auction1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 – The First Prototype GTB-4A|
Coys CEO Chris Routledge says 'The 4-Cam has always been considered the most beautiful 12-cylinder car from Maranello, and it is with some excitement that we are bringing the factory prototype, Chassis No 1 and show car to the market for the first time in two decades.'
1966 Paris Motor Show Car
Throughout their illustrious history, #Ferraris have retained a strong racing pedigree in all their road cars, but the further back o....
| 20 years of the luxury SUV from Mercedes-Benz: Off-roader for day-to-day driving and adventureIt was twenty years ago that Mercedes-Benz presented the M-Class in Tuscaloosa (Alabama/USA). Following the traces of the legendary G-Class, the precursor to today's GLE successfully marked the brand's entry into the Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) segment. At the same time, both vehicles provided the basis for the present, extensive Mercedes-Benz product portfolio in this market segment, which also includes the GLA, GLC and GLS apart from the G-Class and GLE.|
Stuttgart. On rough terrain, no star....
| Dacia Se Summit Range Arrives In The Uk•More equipment and distinctive looks for Duster, New Sandero Stepway and New Logan MCV Stepway special edition models|
•Extra equipment added to top-of-the-range models
•Exclusive metallic colours and upholstery
•On sale now priced from £10,995
•First customer deliveries from June
Dacia has launched a new special edition range – the SE Summit – on the Duster, New Sandero Stepway and New Logan MCV Stepway, based on the top-level trim for each vehicle. Revealed at the Geneva International M....
| Techrules To Display Ren Supercar At Prestigious Concorso d'Eleganza At The Villa d'Este•Techrules joins an elite club at Villa D'Este to present its Ren electric supercar|
•Aerospace-inspired form by renowned designers Giorgetto and Fabrizio Giugiaro
•Electric supercar features an innovative turbine range extender system
Beijing, 15 May 2017 - Techrules, the China-based automotive research and development company, will display its first production electric supercar, Ren, at the esteemed 2017 Concorso d'Eleganza at the Villa d'Este. Featuring a dramatic aerospace-inspire....
| What Cars Can You Expect to See at The Elegance at Hershey?HERSHEY, PA (May 2017) - The Elegance at Hershey is a celebration of a bygone era when the automobile stirred our imaginations and quickened our hearts. Today, people both young and old marvel at the extravagances of the automobiles of the past. Modeled after the grandest concours hosted in Europe and America, The Elegance at Hershey is the ultimate garden party featuring the world's most exquisite collector cars, displayed in and around the impeccably manicured European style gardens of ....|
|Porsche Milestone: One-Millionth 911 Rolls Off The Production LineZuffenhausen celebrates the original sports car and design icon|
ATLANTA, May 11, 2017 -- It is the quintessential sports car for everyday driving, and a style icon that is unmistakable as both the face and heart of the Porsche brand: the 911. In Zuffenhausen today, the one-millionth model rolled off the production line – a Carrera S in the special color 'Irish Green,' with numerous exclusive features following the original 911 from 1963. The two-door car remains the most important....
|Annual General Meeting: Volkswagen Group Announces Multi-Billion Investments In Eco-Friendly Drives•Volkswagen Group seeking global leadership in e-mobility by 2025|
•Conventional engines to become further 10 to 15 percent more efficient and cleaner by 2020
•Group CEO Müller: 'Diesel will remain indispensable for the foreseeable future.'
•'TOGETHER – Strategy 2025' future program already set important milestones for realignment of Group
Hanover – The Volkswagen Group is pressing ahead with the transformation of mobility. 'The future is electric. We intend to be the No. 1 in e-mobi....
| Pricing Announced For The Next Generation Honda Civic Type R•Entry level model comes in at £30,995 with GT version an additional £2,000|
•PCP pricing to be under £300 a month for entry level version
•Cars to hit retail forecourts in July
Honda UK has today announced pricing for the hotly-anticipated next generation Civic Type R. Set to hit retail forecourts in July, the entry level model will cost £30,995 and the GT version will cost an additional £2,000 at £32,995 on the road and will come with a host of extras.
PCP pricing has also been confirm....
| FCA Us Fleet Product Preview To Visit 24 Cities•24-city preview begins May 9|
•Eight-week tour launches in Dallas and Kansas City
•All FCA US brands represented at each half-day event
•First opportunity for fleet customers to drive the all-new 2017 Jeep® Compass and the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan
May 5, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US LLC fleet customers across the nation will have the opportunity to drive a variety of Chrysler, Jeep®, Dodge, Ram Truck and Fiat vehicles during the upcoming 2018 model-year F....
| A Record Quarter: On The Way To A Great Year•Total shipments at 2,003 units, up 121 units (+6.4%)|
•Net revenues grew at Euro 821 million, up 5% (+20.4% at constant currencies)
•Adjusted EBITDA(1) of Euro 242 million, margin now at 5% (30.1% without FX hedges(2))
•Adjusted EBIT(1) of Euro 177 million, 360 bps margin increase to 6% (22.3% without FX hedges(2))
•Adjusted net profit(1) up 1% to Euro 124 million
•Net industrial debt(1) reduced to Euro 578 million
Maranello (Italy), May 4th, 2017 - Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) ('F....
| First Prototype Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Heads Multi-Million Pound Coys London AuctionThe first prototype Ferrari 275 GTB/4, estimated at £2,000,000 to £2,500,000, will go under the hammer at Coys' London auction at the Royal Horticultural Halls in Westminster on May 18th.|
This most significant Ferrari was the first 275 GTB/4 produced in 1966 and was used to unveil this legendary model to the world on the Ferrari stand at the Paris Motor show that year.
Chris Routledge, CEO of Coys, said: 'The 4-cam has always been considered the most beautiful 12-cylinder car from Marane....
| Maven Gig Accelerates The Freelance Mobility Economy•Maven Gig provides access to your independent driving gigs, such as GrubHub, Instacart, Roadie and ridesharing services.|
•The Chevrolet Bolt EV will be the initial vehicle offering with free charging at EVgo stations.
•Pricing is $229 per week and includes insurance (minus deductibles), maintenance and unlimited miles.
Maven is expanding its flexible mobility platform to accelerate the gig economy. Maven Gig drivers are provided access to vehicles they can use for inde....
| Jaguar Land Rover Reports Us Sales For April 2017•Best ever Jaguar Land Rover U.S. April sales month|
•Best ever April sales month for Jaguar F-TYPE
•Jaguar F-PACE, winner of two 2017 World Car of the Year Awards, volume leader for the month
•Best ever April sales month for Land Rover Discovery Sport
•Second Best Land Rover April sales month driven by strong performance of Range Rover Evoque
(MAHWAH, NJ) – May 2, 2017 -- Jaguar Land Rover North America, today reported April 2017 U.S. sales: Jaguar sales were 3,230 units, a 197 per....
| Cannonball Outlaw Reunion Set For June 2 In Greenwich, Conn.GREENWICH, Conn. (May 3, 2017) - On June 2, in Greenwich, Conn., a group of original outlaws depicted in the 1981 film 'Cannonball Run' will come together in one place to recount those outrageous stories of beating the law as they raced cross-country from New York City to Los Angeles in some of the craziest vehicles built for the endeavor.|
This will mark the third reunion since the first car took off from the Red Ball Garage in New York City in 1971, and will be held at the Cole Audito....
| FCA US Reports April 2017 Sales•Ram Truck brand sales up 5 percent; pickup sales increase 8 percent versus same month a year ago|
•Jeep® Grand Cherokee sales up 6 percent, compared with same month a year ago
•Three Dodge brand vehicles post sales gains; Dodge Journey crossover sales up 72 percent
•All-new Chrysler Pacifica minivan sales up year over year and best sales month so far this year
May 2, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US today reported sales of 177,441 units, a 7 percent decrease compared with sales i....
| It's A New Era Of Lexus Performance And DesignLexus Unveils Pivotal New Marketing Campaign to Launch the First-Ever LC and LC Hybrid|
TORRANCE, Calif. (May 2, 2017)—To launch the first-ever 2018 Lexus LC—a vehicle that signals a new era of Lexus performance and design—the brand has developed a comprehensive marketing campaign as powerful and innovative as the new flagship coupe. Originally a concept vehicle, Lexus stunned many when the LC debuted in 2016 as a production model that so closely echoed the design concept's dynam....
| Dacia Announces New Logan MCV Stepway UK Pricing & Specification•Dacia announces UK pricing and specification for New Logan MCV Stepway|
•Distinctive rugged exterior look to New Logan MCV Stepway
•Maintains the same impressive interior space with 573-litre boot as New Logan MCV
•Available with choice of TCe 90 and dCi 90 engines
•Logan MCV Stepway priced from £11,495
•Available to order now with UK deliveries commencing from June
Dacia has announced UK pricing and specification for its New Logan MCV Stepway which was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show....
| Renault Announces Pricing And Specifications For Connected And Distinctive New Captur•Bolder, more assertive look, closer in style to its Renault crossover siblings Kadjar and Koleos|
•More luxurious and refined interior
•New top-of-the-range Signature S Nav version
•More connected, R-LINK now compatible with Android Auto™
•Front parking sensors, Blind Spot Warning, Hands-Free Parking and fixed panoramic sunroof now available
•Five trim levels across a 24-strong version line-up
•CO2 emissions as low as 95g/km & fuel economy of up to 78.5mpg (NEDC combined)
•Captur was Eur....
| The architecture of e mobility: Audi e-tron Sportback concept›In production from 2019: second electric Audi|
›Emotional and powerful: Audi coupé design
›Illuminating: e-tron light communicates with its surroundings
Design study and technology demonstrator, electric car and power pack in the guise of a coupé: Audi presents a versatile concept car at the Auto Shanghai this spring. The four-door Gran Turismo Audi e-tron Sportback concept comes with a 320 kW electric drive. The formal idiom combines classic Audi elements with an array of trendsetting detail....
| Mazda Sets Out On Cross-Country Road Trip With All-New 2017 Mazda CX-5 Test Drive ExperienceIRVINE, Calif. (April 28, 2017) – Following its much anticipated arrival in dealerships, Mazda North American Operations is taking the all-new 2017 Mazda CX-5 on a fifteen-city, nationwide 'Experience the All-New 2017 Mazda CX-5' tour where prospective customers1 will have the opportunity to understand why driving a Mazda is so special, all while experiencing Mazda's latest approach to craftsmanship, engineering and design, and how that's embodied in the all-new CX-5.|
| Volvo Cars' First Quarter 2017 Operating Profit Rises 11 Per Cent To Sek3.5 BillionVolvo Cars, the premium car maker, reported an operating profit of SEK3.5 billion for the first three months of the year, up 11 per cent from SEK3.1 billion during the same period last year. The increase was mainly driven by strong demand for the company's XC60 and 90 series cars. |
Volvo Cars reported an operating profit margin of 7.3 per cent, down from 7.5 per cent last year. Profitability was partly offset by costs related to the launch of the new 90 series cars and the new XC60, as well a....
| Racing Debut Of The New Audi RS 5 DTM•2017 DTM season opens at the Hockenheimring on May 6/7|
•New opportunity for fans to view the pits of the Audi Sport teams
•Head of Motorsport Dieter Gass: 'Excited to see effects of changes in DTM'
Neuburg, April 28, 2017 - May 6, 2017 will be a special day for Audi motorsport: 16 months after the project was launched, the new Audi RS 5 DTM is going to contest its first two races when the 2017 DTM season opens at the Hockenheimring.
'After we've previously been able to celebrate....
|NAIAS Expanding Automobili-D Into Public ShowPeople attending the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in January will have the opportunity to see the latest models — and potentially gain the chance to design or build the next generation of vehicles and technologies.|
AutoMobili-D, the show's mobility and technology showcase, will remain open throughout the first weekend of Public Show (Jan. 20-21) for the 2018 auto show to connect people interested in working in all aspects of the auto industry with companies at the first Futu....
|Mitsubishi Motors Wins 2017 Wommy Bronze AwardMitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) received the 2017 WOMMY bronze award in the Introduction Award category for their 'Kids Talk Safety' marketing campaign where kids used their imaginations to describe some of the more complex safety features in the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander into simple, relatable terms. Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) announced the category award winners at their 12th annual WOMMY Awards program during The WOMMA Summit at The TimesCenter in New York last n....|
| Bonhams Announces 18Th Annual Aston Martin Sale2017 Aston Martin Sale to be held on 13 May 2017|
•Sale to be held at Aston Martin Works in Newport Pagnell
27 April, 2017, Newport Pagnell: The 18th annual Aston Martin Sale will be held by International auction house Bonhams on Saturday 13 May 2017. The sale will take place at the spiritual home of Aston Martin's heritage, Aston Martin Works in Newport Pagnell, where many of this year's lots were originally built.
The 2017 sale is a celebration of old and new Aston Martins, with cars ra....
|Toyota Inducted Into The Advertising Hall Of FameThe 2017 Corporate Inductee, Toyota Joins an Elite Group of Eight Companies Ever Honored in the Hall of Fame's 68-Year History|
NEW YORK (April 26, 2017) – Last night Toyota was honored by the American Advertising Federation as the 2017 corporate inductee during the 68th Annual Advertising Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies and Gala Dinner, held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.
Jim Lentz, chief executive officer and Jack Hollis, group vice president and general mana....