|A CAR LIFETIME TESTED IN FAST FORWARD: 100TH AUDI QUALITY ASSURANCE ‘INKA' TEST|
|Major milestone reached in rigorous Audi testing programme
◾12 years of a car's life replicated in just 19 weeks of testing
◾100th car in the Ingolstadt corrosion and aging test is an Audi A4
◾Sylvia Droll, Head of Materials Engineering at AUDI AG: 'Endurance test exemplifies our high quality requirements worldwide'
Ingolstadt, August 2, 2016 – Audi Quality Assurance has conducted its 100th 'INKA' test – on an Audi A4. The Ingolstadt corrosion and aging test is one of the tou...[Read more...]|
|Barrett-Jackson's Scottsdale Auction|
Over a period of ten days, the Barrett-Jackson auction company had 1,611 vehicles cross their block, which resulted in over $131.9 million in vehicle sales along with $6.55 in automobilia sales. This record setting performance makes it the company's highest auction in sales to date. The predominately 'No Reserve' auction had the largest number of consigned vehicles in its 44-year history, as well as a record number of bidders in attendance.
Sales were spurred with the help of the ...[Read more...]|
|Ford Fund Sends World War Ii Veterans To Visit World War Ii Memorial In D.C. On D-Day; Announces $278,000 Grant To Dav|
|◾Ford Motor Company Fund is sponsoring an Honor Flight for World War II veterans to visit the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., on the anniversary of D-Day – one of three Ford-sponsored Honor Flights in 2013
◾Ford Fund announces $278,000 in grants to DAV (Disabled American Veterans), bringing its total support for veterans to more than $6.5 million since 1996
◾Ford Motor Company's support of veterans dates back to 1922
DEARBORN, Mich., June 6, 2013 – On the 69th ann...[Read more...]|
|GM Design: 85 Years of Making Art That Moves You|
|As GM Design celebrates its 85th birthday this month, the 1,900 men and women in GM's 10 global design centers are focused on the future, united in their vision to entice consumers to fall in love and see vehicles as they do: art that moves you.
'Our global team is united around its passion for designing vehicles that make an emotional connection with customers,' said Ed Welburn, GM vice president, Global Design. 'What was true 85 years ago is still true today: A designer's role is to create...[Read more...]|
|Automotive Hall of Fame Inductees Named|
|Awards to be Presented in Conjunction with the Concours d'Elegance of America
The Automotive Hall of Fame will present its annual induction and awards ceremony on Thursday, July 26, 2012 as one of the week-long Concours d'Elegance of America events. It will be held at The Inn at St. John's in Plymouth, Michigan.
Both the Concours d'Elegance of America and the Automotive Hall of Fame celebrate the heritage and history of Detroit. The show highlights the evolution of the automobile's...[Read more...]|