|BUILDING GREENER PASTURES: TOYOTA TAPS SUSTAINABLE DESIGN FIRM CORGAN FOR NEW NORTH AMERICAN HEADQUARTERS|
| ||Plano, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 – It's official. Dallas-based Corgan will be Toyota's lead architect for its new North American headquarters campus in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
'After a search that included some of the finest architectural firms in the world, we are thrilled to welcome Corgan as designers of our North American headquarters in Plano, Texas,' said Doug Beebe, corporate manager of Administrative Services at Toyota. 'Corgan is a world-class firm that has designed man...[Read more...]|
|ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS APPOINTS NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR FOR MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA AND SOUTH AMERICA|
| ||Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced the appointment of Brett Soso as Regional Director for the Middle East, Africa and South America. Soso replaces Geoffrey Briscoe who is returning to Australia.
Soso (42) who is a South African joins Rolls-Royce Motor Cars from a very successful career in the highly competitive automobile retailing industry in South Africa.
Speaking from the Home of Rolls-Royce in Goodwood, in the UK, CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös said, 'Geoff Briscoe has made a substantial c...[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...]|
|Camaro 1LE Laps Virginia International Raceway in 2:58.34|
|The 2013 road-racing inspired Chevrolet Camaro 1LE, with Camaro engineer Aaron Link behind the wheel, lapped the famed Virginia International Raceway (VIR) 'Grand Course' in 2:58.34 – a time previously accomplished by only the upper echelon of performance cars.
The $3,500 1LE package is available on Camaro 1SS and 2 SS coupes, with a manual transmission. A Camaro 1SS with the 1LE package starts at $37,035, including destination, making it one of the most affordable, most capable performance...[Read more...]|