|FIRST RETAIL UNIT 2015 FORD MUSTANG GT FASTBACK SELLS FOR $300,000 AT BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION IN SCOTTSDALE|
|◾The first retail unit 2015 Ford Mustang GT Fastback sold for $300,000 with proceeds benefiting JDRF, the leading diabetes research organization
◾With this sale, Ford has increased its JDRF charity car vehicle sales to more than $3.5 million
◾The winning bidder will personalize their new car with available 2015 Mustang GT options
◾Shelby GT500-inspired, 1956 Ford F-100 pulled in $450,000 for the Children's Hospital of Saskatchewan in Canada. KISS bassist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducte...[Read more...]|
|BMW M PERFORMANCE PARTS FOR THE M5 SEDAN, M6 COUPE, M6 CONVERTIBLE AND M6 GRAND COUPE|
|• M Carbon Ceramic Brakes and a Titanium M Performance exhaust system highlight the M Performance accessory line up.|
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – October 23, 2013… BMW today announced the US launch of a new line of BMW M Performance Parts developed specifically for BMW M5 and M6 models.
One of the highlights of the original BMW M Performance accessory is the M Carbon-Ceramic Brake System, exclusively designed for the most powerful BMW M models and currently available as original equ...[Read more...]
|Audi announces pricing for all-new high-performance 2014 Audi SQ5|
|• Pricing starts at $51,900 for Audi SQ5 high-performance luxury crossover
• SQ5 is the first-ever S variant of any Audi Q model
• Audi SQ5 achieves 354 hp, 347 lb-ft of torque
Pricing for the all-new 2014 Audi SQ5 high-performance luxury crossover – the first-ever S variant of any Audi Q model – will begin at $51,900. The Audi SQ5, which blends sportiness and sophistication with space and functionality, is expected to arrive in U.S. showrooms later this summer.
The SQ5 adds to the hig...[Read more...]|
|TechShop and Ford Celebrate One Year of Innovation in Metro Detroit; Benefits Emerge from Entrepreneurial Spirit|
|•TechShop Detroit – a do-it-yourself workshop and fabrication studio where prospective inventors, makers and hackers can rent space to have access to high-tech equipment – celebrates its first anniversary with an event June 1
•In the past year, Ford's Employee Patent Incentive Program, in conjunction with TechShop, has in part led to 50 percent more patentable ideas by Ford employees
•TechShop offers members a chance to tinker and test out new, innovative ideas with equipment on site to better...[Read more...]|
|45Th Anniversary Of 'All-American' Victory At 1967 Le Mans|
|Forty-five years ago this past week, American racing history was made, and thus far has neve rbeen matched again.
With the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend, Racing in America reflects on the 45th anniversary of the Ford Mark IV claiming the second of four consecutive victories for Ford Motor Company cars at LeMans, arguably the greatest American racing victory on foreign soil.
That day in 1967, the stunning red Mark IV, now in the procession of Henry Ford Museum as part of its Racing in ...[Read more...]|