|MONDIAL DE L‘AUTOMOBILE PARIS: BUGATTI PRESENTS FINAL LEGENDS MODEL „ETTORE BUGATTI' AT VOLKSWAGEN GROUP NIGHT|
|European premiere for sixth and final model of the exclusive edition „Les Légendes de Bugatti'
◾Entire Legends Edition sold out
◾Veyron on finishing straight: Fewer than 20 vehicles available
◾Bugatti President Wolfgang Dürheimer: 'The next Bugatti will without compromise again take over the very top position in the automotive world'
Paris / Molsheim, 1 October 2014. As a European premiere Bugatti is showing the sixth and final model of its Edition „Les Légendes de Bugatti' at the V...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN GIVES GAMERS 2020 VISION|
|Virtual supercar created to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the legendary Gran Turismo driving game becomes real at Goodwood Festival of Speed
◾NISSAN CONCEPT 2020 Vision Gran Turismo to be presented at Goodwood on June 26
◾2+2 virtual supercar with advanced aerodynamic body
◾Four-wheel drive chassis, active suspension
◾Virtual version available to download in July
GOODWOOD, England – Nissan's vision of a supercar for near future, originally created as the study model among Nis...[Read more...]|
|1982 Dutch Grand Prix: Pironi's Dutch Delight|
|There have been many moments throughout the history of sport where an individual's life off the field is about to spiral out of control and that at those moments, on the field, he or she has managed to put together the performance of a lifetime. In the case of Didier Pironi in 1982, all of the pressure would be found at the track. Yet, in the midst of incredible pressure he would come through with one of the best drives of his career.
No sooner had Villeneuve's body come to a rest against the...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO TRUCKS INTRODUCES INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR LED LIGHTING FOR NORTH AMERICAN MODELS|
|In-cab LED lighting is now standard across Volvo Trucks' North American vehicle lineup. Optional LED headlamps, designed for better visibility and longer life, are now available for the Volvo VNL and VNX. Both the LED interior lighting and LED headlamps are available for order. The solid-state LED interior lights and headlamps consume one-eighth the energy required of standard incandescent lighting and are designed for a significantly longer life.
The optional LED headlamps from Truck-Lite Co...[Read more...]|
|MECUM TOPS $18.6 MILLION IN CHICAGO|
|Walworth, WI - October 15, 2013 -- The windy city welcomed Mecum Auctions with an exceptional sale and enormous crowds at the Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg, Ill., this past weekend. With 965 cars crossing the block throughout the three-day event, 615 hammered sold for a 64 percent sell-through rate and $18,634,223 in sales. The one-of-a-kind personal driver of Corvette's original designer Harley J. Earl led auction sales with a hammer price of $1.5 million.
Chicagoland was...[Read more...]|