|KARLSSON SIGNS AS FIRST FEMALE IN WORLD RXSwedish female driver Ramona Karlsson has confirmed she will compete in a minimum of seven rounds in the all-new FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. She will compete at the wheel of a Per Eklund Motorsport run Saab 93 Supercar.|
Karlsson began her racing career at the age of 12, winning the Swedish Crosskart Championship twice. In 2000, she competed in her first rally and in 2012 contested six PWRC rounds in what was the championship's first all-female team. Last ye....
|Local Legend and famed Maserati racer Billy Krause Named as Honorary Judge at Desert ConcorsoBilly Krause (born William W. Krause), a retired resident of Indian Wells, was a pioneering professional racer in the mid-1950s. He had a thrilling career which included participating in 97 races, driving the Maserati Birdcage sixteen times, and the Maserati 450S eight times. In addition to Maseratis, he drove just about everything else including Jags, Cobras, Mercedes, and Corvettes.|
Billy was a SoCal car guy, racing at Riverside 20 times, Santa Barbara 14 times, Pomona, Laguna Seca and mo....
|GM ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE MOVES AT CHEVROLET, BUICK-GMCDETROIT – General Motors today announced that Brian Sweeney, currently U.S. vice president, Buick-GMC Sales and Service, has been named U.S. vice president, Chevrolet. Sweeney will be responsible for Chevrolet sales, service and marketing in the U.S. effective March 1.|
Don Johnson, 56, currently U.S. vice president, Chevrolet Sales and Service, has elected to retire from General Motors after 33 years of service with GM in North America, Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. ....
|Esteemed Pray Collection To Headline RM's 16Th Annual Amelia Island Sale• RM Auctions announces exceptional estate collection of Malcolm S. Pray Jr. for its 16th annual Amelia Island sale, March 8|
• Renowned businessman and philanthropist's collection features no less than 17 automobiles, headlined by a 1937 Delahaye 135 Competition Court Roadster by Figoni et Falaschi that he owned for half a century
• Held in conjunction with the famed Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, RM's well-established single-day sale will feature a roster of more than 80 blue-chip motor c....
|JEFF CURRY - BRAND VICE PRESIDENT, JAGUAR NORTH AMERICA, LLCJeff Curry is Brand Vice President of Jaguar North America, LLC. He joined the company in August 2013, reporting directly to Andy Goss, President, Jaguar Land Rover North America LLC, and is responsible for marketing communications and product planning for Jaguar in the United States. |
Curry has amassed more than 20 years of brand, marketing and product planning experience, working with a variety of automotive brands as well as industry-related consulting, marketing and communications compani....
|PASTRANA RACING DEBUTS ALL-NEW DRIVER LINEUP AT ATLANTAFans of Pastrana Racing who are used to seeing Travis Pastrana and Bryce Menzies in the team's two Dodge Darts will have to get used to a wholly different lineup in Saturday's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.|
Timur Timerzyanov, who has been Pastrana's fill-in at races in Munich and Bristol, will return to the #199 car. Timerzyanov has made it to the main event twice in four starts this year, ranking 14th in points with a total of 22. (He also raced at X Games Los Angeles with Marklund Motorspo....
|Powertrain Innovation Comes Standard on 2013 RegalThe 2013 Buick Regal luxury sport sedan arrives at dealerships this fall with a standard advanced eAssist powertrain and 36 highway mpg. Two powerful turbocharged four-cylinder engines give Regal one of the most technologically advanced engine ranges in the brand's history.|
'With eAssist, Buick is redefining what a 'conventional powertrain' means to customers,' said eAssist global chief engineer Stephen Poulos. 'It changes the fuel economy – but not the experience – for the 97 percent of new....