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| Audi Sport RS 3 LMS Makes U.S. Racing Debut At VIR In The Pirelli WorldHERNDON, Virginia, April 26, 2017 – Audi Sport customer racing's Audi RS 3 LMS USA Clubsport is now available for purchase in the U.S. Four of the race cars will make their U.S. racing debut at Virginia International Raceway in the Pirelli World Challenge TC class this weekend in Alton, Virginia.|
The Audi RS 3 LMS is a race-specific version of the RS 3 that made its world debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. Developed by Audi Sport customer racing for the new global TCR category, the A....
| Bmw i Joins Forces With TED In Search Of Visionaries With Powerful New Ideas About Mobility.Invites thinkers and doers to take part in 'NextVisionaries' ideas competition. Winners to present at the Frankfurt Motor Show and TED's New York theater.|
Munich / Vancouver / New York. With its all-embracing approach to sustainability extending far beyond electric vehicles alone, the BMW i brand has established itself as a pioneering influence in the future face of mobility. And now BMW i is teaming up with TED, the non-profit organization dedicated to Ideas Worth Spreading who....
| All-New 2018 Honda Odyssey Minivan Begins Mass Production In AlabamaMore than 1,500 associates at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama (HMA) today celebrated the start of mass production of the all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan, slated to go on-sale this spring at Honda dealerships nationwide. HMA is the exclusive manufacturer of the family-friendly Odyssey – the most popular minivan in America in each of the past seven years1.|
'This is a celebration for our entire Honda team of associates who have been committed to bringing an all-new, high tech, family-friendly ....
|Rolling With The Rookies Presented By Hyundai Gives Fans An Insider's Look At The Road To The NFL• Hyundai Releases Four Mini-Documentaries Highlighting the Individual Draft Stories of Mitchell Trubisky, O.J. Howard, Mike Williams and Haason Reddick|
• Each Player Collaborated with Marcus Rivero, aka SolesBySir, to Design a Custom Wrap for a Hyundai Santa Fe
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 25, 2017 – The life-long journey to the NFL is on the verge of being completed for the prospects who will be selected this week at the 2017 NFL Draft in Philadelphia. This year, Hy....
| 2017 Honda Civic Type R Sets New Front-Wheel Drive Lap Record At Nürburgring•Time-attack attempt at Nürburgring sets time of 7min 43.8sec|
•All-new Civic Type R's engine produces 320 PS and 400Nm of torque
•Advanced aerodynamics deliver best-in-class balance between lift and drag
•New Civic Type R to be built in Swindon, UK; European sales start in summer 2017
•Lap time achieved in development car with technical specifications representative of the final production car
Following the production model's debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, the all-new Honda Civic Ty....
| RM Sotheby's Stars in Exclusive Television Documentary Series 'Million Dollar Car Hunters'• RM Sotheby's features in a unique, ten-part television documentary series; show provides 'never-before-seen' glimpse inside the world's leading collector car auction house|
• Produced by Waddell Media and a co-commission by BBC Worldwide and Channel 4 for BBC Worldwide's global channels, the 'fly on the wall' style series charts a fascinating year in the life of RM and its presentation of some of the world's most important and thrilling collector cars
• Already launched to unanimous praise i....
| Hyundai's 'Ioniq Unlimited+' Subscription Program Aligns With Earth Day• New Subscription Program Creates a Carefree and Affordable Means of Clean, Emissions-free Transportation|
• One Monthly Payment Includes the Ioniq Electric, Unlimited Mileage, Electric Charging and Maintenance
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 20, 2017 – Just prior to Earth Day 2017, Hyundai Motor America launched its new 'Ioniq Unlimited+' electric vehicle subscription program for California residents. This innovative program offers a carefree way to drive Hyundai's newes....
| Toyota Opens A Portal To The Future Of Zero Emission Trucking• 'Project Portal' hydrogen fuel cell system designed for heavy-duty truck at the Port of Los Angeles|
• Feasibility study will examine potential usage of fuel cell technology in heavy-duty applications
LOS ANGELES (April 19, 2017)— Picture the 710 Freeway heading south, bumper-to-bumper semis hauling cargo to and from the bustling Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. Now imagine those trucks are moving that cargo, quietly, quickly and without producing any emissions. ....
| 'Dawn – Inspired By Fashion' Makes Asian Premiere At Auto Shanghai 2017Rolls-Royce, the world's leading luxury goods brand, made a stunning statement at the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (Auto Shanghai 2017) on 19 April with its Bespoke lineup, demonstrating its breadth of Bespoke luxury. On its stand, Rolls-Royce presented 'Dawn – Inspired by Fashion', the most social of super-luxury drophead motor cars; the darker and more edgy Wraith Black Badge and Ghost Black Badge; and an exclusive Bespoke model for the China market, Ghost Sartori....|
| Volkswagen E-Golf Named 2017 AAA Green Car Guide'S Top Green Vehicle In Compact Car CategoryAnnual report produced by the Automobile Club of Southern California's Automotive Research Center highlighted the e-Golf's sharp handling, responsive steering and smooth acceleration|
HERNDON, VA (April 18, 2017) — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Volkswagen e-Golf SE has earned the Top Green Vehicle award amongst compact cars in the 2017 AAA Green Car Guide. Of the 21 compact cars reviewed, the e-Golf scored highest amongst its competitors based on a t....
| Ford F-Series Trucks To Tow 'Henry' And 'Clara' On Petite Retreats' Tiny House Cross-Country Road Trip◾Ford F-Series trucks will tow 'Tiny Houses' – named in honor of Henry Ford and his wife Clara – on a summer-long road trip across America; just revealed at the 2017 New York International Auto Show|
◾'Henry,' featuring 181 square feet and weighing more than 9,000 pounds, and 'Clara,' with 252 square feet and weighing more than 12,000 pounds, will be pulled by the all-new 2017 F-150 and F-250 Super Duty respectively
◾Thousand Trails presents the launch of Petite Retreats, where people can resea....
| Nissan Partners With EVGO To Build I-95 Fast-Charge ARC Connecting Boston And D.C. With Electric-Vehicle InfrastructurePartners lead EV fast-charge deployment with second 'Advanced Recharging Corridor' project|
◾Later this year, electric-vehicle owners in the Northeast will be able to make the 500-mile journey between Boston and Washington D.C. more conveniently thanks to a series of DC fast-charge stations along the 'I-95 Fast-Charge ARC'
◾Nine EVgo DC fast-charge sites, with 50 total chargers equipped with two fast-charge plugs each, are set to provide the necessary charging infrastructure to connect t....
|Shaping The Future Together: Three World Premieres At Auto Shanghai 2017 Focus On E-Mobility◾CEO Müller: 'Volkswagen will become even more Chinese in the coming years – together with our partners we want to shape a new era of mobility in China.'|
◾New partnerships to swiftly build up mobility services in the People's Republic
◾Group Board Member Jochem Heizmann: 'China's rapid development continues – together with our Chinese partners we want to offer customers optimal solutions for the future of mobility.'
◾Group Media Night attended by over 500 guests demonstrated the Group's new o....
| Toyota Presents RAV4 Hybrid To Heroic Soldier At New York Auto Show Opening CeremonyFort Drum squad leader reenlisted after losing leg in Afghanistan|
NEW YORK, April 17, 2017 – In 2012, Sgt. Joe Mille lost his right leg to a roadside bomb during the final month of his deployment to South Kandahar, Afghanistan, where he was a rifleman and team leader for the Army. But he hasn't let the injury keep him down. After enduring a rigorous, 15-month stint of rehab, the Sitka, Alaska, native reenlisted for another six-year term.
Since his injury, Mille has already ser....
| Mercedes-Benz at the 2017 New York International Auto Show : Two world premieres and two U.S. premieres deliver a sporting edgeFuel consumption combined: 10.7-10.3 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 244-234 g/km|
At this year's New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Mercedes-Benz is following seamlessly on from its dynamic appearances at the motors shows in Detroit and Geneva. Celebrating a double world premiere are the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC+ SUV and Coupé (fuel consumption, combined: 10.7-10.3 l/100 km; CO2 emissions, combined: 244-234 g/km) as well as the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S 4MATIC+ SUV and Coupé (fu....
| North-American Debut For The Koenigsegg Propelled Spyker C8 Preliator Spyder At The New York International Auto ShowNew York, United States, 13 April 2017 – Spyker have returned to the New York International Automobile Show with the C8 Preliator Spyder featuring its most significant technological advancement since the inception of the Dutch creator of hand-built super sports cars in 2000. Spyker Founder and CEO Victor R. Muller announced at the Geneva International Motor Show last month, that Spyker has signed an Engine Supply Agreement with Christian von Koenigsegg, Founder and CEO of Koenigsegg Autom....|
| Ignis – Ranked High In The Urban World• Urban Category Runner-Up – 2017 World Car of The Year|
Suzuki is very pleased to announce that the IGNIS is a Runner-Up in the Urban Car category of the 2017 World Car of The Year. The compact crossover was voted highly by the judges at a ceremony at the New York International Motor Show on April 12th.
To qualify for the initial judging process, vehicles had to be less than four metres long, suitable in design for everyday use in an urban environment and also on sale across two Con....
| Hyundai Makes Remote Services Standard On Ioniq And Blue Link-Equipped 2018 ModelsFOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 13, 2017 – Remote door lock, Remote Start with Climate Control and the Monthly Vehicle Health Report are among the Blue Link services Hyundai Motor America will make standard via smartphone, smartwatch and Amazon Alexa for three years.|
Hyundai Motor America announced the updated standard services packages for Blue Link-equipped 2018 Hyundai vehicles and 2017 IONIQ models. The rollout of the standard services will begin with the launch of the 2018 Elantra ....
|Nissan Wins 2016 Nielsen Automotive 'Spanish Advertiser Of The Year' Award◾Category winner for second consecutive year|
◾Hispanic customers account for 21 percent of Nissan's annual U.S. sales
◾Nissan Rogue is one of the best-selling compact SUVs among Hispanic consumers
NEW YORK – Connecting with Hispanic consumers in a culturally relevant way continues to pay off for Nissan in both sales and industry recognition.
For the second consecutive year, Nielsen named Nissan as the 'Spanish Advertiser of the Year.' Nissan received the award this morning during ....
| Hyundai Announces Blue Link Agent For The Google Assistant• Hyundai Owners Can Now Control Their Cars with the Google Assistant on Google Home|
• Blue Link Agent for the Google Assistant Debuts with the 2018 Hyundai Sonata
NEW YORK, April 13, 2017 – Hyundai's Blue Link Agent for the Google Assistant, demonstrated at Pepcom's Digital Experience prior to the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES®) is now available for use by Hyundai owners. The announcement was made during a press conference at the New York International Auto Show t....
| The Petersen Receives American Architecture AwardThe Petersen Automotive Museum and Kohn Pedersen Fox have been honored by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design with its American Architecture Award for 2017.|
Los Angeles (April 12, 2017) – Just over a year after its grand re-opening after a $90M remodel that changed the skyline of Los Angeles' 'Museum Row,' The Petersen Automotive Museum has been honored by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design as one of the most significant building projects....
| Toyota Prius Prime Wins 2017 World Green Car AwardNEW YORK, April 12, 2017—Toyota Prius Prime was declared the 2017 World Green Car today at the New York International Auto Show.|
This is the second consecutive year Toyota earned the World Green Car title. Last year the award went to the Toyota Mirai.
'It is a great honor to see the Prius Prime named World Green Car,' said Jack Hollis, group vice president and general manager of Toyota division. 'For global automakers like Toyota, this award is a testament to our focus on deve....
| Nissan Armada Named 'SUV Of The Year' In Popular Mechanics Magazine'S 2017 Automotive Excellence Awards◾All-new, second-generation Armada selected as winner in the Best SUV category|
◾Noted by Popular Mechanics editorial staff for three-row seating and 'luxury-SUV experience at a Nissan price'
◾Equipped with new 390-horsepower 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 and 7-speed automatic transmission – offering best-in-class1 maximum horsepower
◾Offers 8-passenger seating, 8,500-pound standard towing capacity
◾Available in a range of three high-content grade levels in both 2-wheel-drive and 4-wheel-drive conf....
| Nissan Rogue And Rogue Sport Take Over New York International Auto Show To Spotlight Nissan'S Crossover Leadership◾Nissan's festival of crossovers, celebrating the versatility of the Rogue lineup, includes 2017 Rogue and new 2017 Rogue Sport|
◾Also on hand: a go-anywhere Rogue Trail Warrior project, a K9-friendly Rogue Dogue project, and 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'-inspired vehicles and displays
◾Rogue sales up 47 percent in 2017, leading all crossover competitors and ranked as the #4 vehicle in total industry sales behind just three leading full-size pickups
◾Also making their U.S. debuts in New York ....
|Double Win For Jaguar F-Pace - 2017 World Car Of The Year And 2017 World Car Design Of The YearAND NOW THERE IS ONE….|
DOUBLE WIN FOR JAGUAR F-PACE
2017 WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR
2017 WORLD CAR DESIGN OF THE YEAR
NEW YORK – April 12, 2017 - The Road to World Car journey ended today with the declaration of a double win for Jaguar Land Rover Limited. The JAGUAR F-PACE won the 2017 World Car Design of the Year award as well as the overall 2017 World Car of the Year.
The winner was announced during a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Sh....
| Jaguar F-Pace Receives 2017 World Car Of The Year And World Car Design Of The Year Awards At Ny International Auto ShowJAGUAR F-PACE RECEIVES 2017 WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR AND WORLD CAR DESIGN OF THE YEAR AWARDS AT NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW.|
◾2017 Jaguar F-PACE awarded highest acclaim, 2017 World Car of the Year and 2017 World Car Design of the Year
◾2017 Jaguar F-PACE also honored with Daily News Auto Award for Luxury SUV, Popular Mechanics Automotive Excellence Award for Crossover of the Year, and Autotrader Must Test Drive Award
◾Jaguar received the 2017 Kelley Blue Book Brand Image Award for Be....
| Audi Of America Launches Audi Sport Brand At 2017 New York Auto Show◾Eight new Audi Sport models will launch in the next 24 months|
◾2018 Audi RS 5 Coupe confirmed for the U.S. market
◾Audi R8 LMS GT4 makes global debut and the all-new 2018 TT RS and RS 3 make their North American debut in New York
NEW YORK, NY, April 12, 2017 – Audi of America today launched the new Audi Sport brand at the 2017 New York International Auto Show. Representing the best in track-tested performance available from the four rings, Audi Sport models offer the perfect balance....
| 2018 Infiniti Q50 Makes Its North American Debut At The 2017 New York International Auto ShowNEW YORK – INFINITI will debut the enhanced Q50 premium sports sedan for the first time in North America at the 2017 New York International Auto Show, which runs from April 14 to April 23 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.|
The new Q50 features a refreshed exterior and interior design, as well as innovative technologies designed to empower and support the driver.
Changes to the interior further elevate the level of craftsmanship inside the Q50, with unique stitching on premium and....
| The New BMW i3 (94 Ah) Wins 2017 World Urban Car Award.Woodcliff Lake, N.J.–April 12, 2017… The new BMW i3 (94 Ah), today received the inaugural winner of the 2017 World Luxury Car award at the New York International Auto Show.|
'We are delighted and honored that the BMW i3 has been recognized as the World Urban Car of the Year,' said Ludwig Willisch, Head of BMW Group Region Americas. 'This award highlights BMW Group's commitment to sustainable mobility through BMW's first all-electric vehicle made primarily of carbon fiber. The design bri....
| Volvo XC60 Makes North American Debut, 2018 S90 U.S. Pricing & New Features AnnouncedVolvo Cars debuted the all-new 2018 XC60 and the 2018 S90 with new features and pricing details at the New York International Auto Show today. The all-new XC60 features an expressive, athletic take on the design language introduced with the award winning XC90. The 2018 S90 will mark its second model year with the introduction of a new, longer wheelbased adding 4 inches of additional rear leg room, which is best in class. The 2018 S90 also debuts a 400 horespower T8 Twin-Engine Plug-In Electric H....|