|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...]|
|ARLINGTON 10 MILLION CELEBRATION ADDS TO SUBURBAN'S LEGACY|
|• 2015 marks 80 years of the original, sport utility vehicle|
DALLAS – In 1935, the Hoover Dam was completed, Elvis Presley was born, and canned beer first graced backyard barbeques across America. It was also the year the Chevrolet Suburban was introduced.
No other vehicle has been in continuous production as long as the Suburban. A black 2015 Suburban was the 10 millionth vehicle built at GM's Arlington Assembly Center, which has been the home of the Suburban and other Gen...[Read more...]
|125+ VEHICLE BUILDERS COMPETE IN SEMA BATTLE OF THE BUILDERS|
| ||DIAMOND BAR, CA (October 21, 2014) – More than 125 vehicle builders and car customizers have been entered into the first-ever SEMA Battle of the Builders™ competition taking place at SEMA Ignited, Friday, November 7, 2014. The builders represent an elite group of individuals who have demonstrated extreme talent, creativity and craftsmanship in modifying cars, trucks and SUVs.
Editors of leading automotive magazines – Sam Du from Super Street, David Freiburger from Hot Rod, and Fred Wil...[Read more...]|
|THE NEW 2014 MERCEDES-BENZ SLS AMG BLACK SERIES: EXTREME PERFORMANCE FOR THE ROAD|
|• Extreme performance for the road|
April 23, 2014 - MONTVALE, NJ
Mercedes-AMG presents the most extreme version of the celebrated SLS, the 2014 model-year SLS AMG Black Series. Inspired by the SLS AMG GT3 race car, the fifth Black Seriesmodel from Mercedes-AMG boasts a mix of breathtaking design, outstanding driving dynamics and uncompromising lightweight construction in line with the AMG Lightweight Performance strategy. With a curb weight of 3,417 pounds, the 2014 SLS AMG Bla...[Read more...]
|POTEET, CIZEK EARN TOP AWARDS AT GOODGUYS 16TH PPG NATIONALS|
|Columbus, OH – Tennessee's George Poteet and Nebraska's Ron Cizek collected the top two awards at the Goodguys 16th PPG Nationals in Columbus, Ohio last weekend. Under brilliant sunshine and in front of record crowds, Poteet's vintage NASCAR-inspired '69 Torino won the Goodguys 2013 Optima Batteries Street Machine of the Year while Cizek's popular Ridler award-winning '40 Ford coupe collected the Goodguys 2013 Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year title. For Cizek, it's the second ma...[Read more...]|