|NOKIA GROWTH PARTNERS POWERS CONNECTED CAR EXPO INNOVATION ZONE|
| ||◾Unprecedented Number of Auto/Tech Entrepreneurs Exhibit at this Year's Event
◾Mojio Hack-a-thon and Top Ten Automotive Startups Highlight Additional Automotive Entrepreneurs Nov. 16 & 17
LOS ANGELES, CA (November 4, 2015) – The third annual Connected Car Expo® (CCE), the most authoritative gathering of automotive and technology leaders, announced today a collaboration with Nokia Growth Partners (NGP) on an all-new Innovation Zone, aimed at bringing additional awareness to the signifi...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET FULFILLS 1 MILLIONTH CORVETTE RESTORATION PLEDGE|
|• Sinkhole-damaged milestone returns to National Corvette Museum|
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – After more than four months and 1,200 man-hours of painstaking craftsmanship, restoration of the milestone 1 millionth Corvette – a white 1992 convertible – is complete.
It was unveiled today at the National Corvette Museum, where it returns as part of the permanent exhibit. The car was damaged on Feb. 12, 2014, when it and seven other rare Corvettes tumbled into a sinkhole that opened benea...[Read more...]
|Thomas Scott Collection of Classic American Automobiles to be On Offer at No Reserve at Russo and Steele's 2015 Monterey Collector Automobile Auction Event|
Scottsdale, Arizona (July 18th, 2015) – Thomas Scott is an accountant and entrepreneur from Athens, Georgia who has had a love for all things automotive for as long as he can remember. He possesses a lifetime of passion for buying, selling and working on classic American cars.
'I started out with the muscle cars — the Mopars, the Cobra Jet Mustang, the Chevelle,' Scott says. 'Those are cars that everybody recognizes — they're widely popular and very tradeable.' However, as S...[Read more...]|
|40 years ago: The 240 D 3.0 was the first series-production car with a five-cylinder engine|
|Most powerful and fastest diesel car of its day
•Innovative starting technology: a turn of the ignition key was all it took
•'Stroke/8' model series set the standards in the premium middle-class category
Stuttgart. – 59 kW (80 hp) signified a quantum leap in 1974: The five-cylinder diesel engine on board the Mercedes-Benz 240 D 3.0 produced such an output, making the model series 115, commonly known as the 'Stroke/8', the torquiest and fastest diesel-powered passenger car in...[Read more...]|
|Chevrolet Donates 24 Express Vans to Habitat for Humanity|
|Mobile fleet headed to New York and New Jersey to help in Hurricane Sandy recovery
Two dozen Express vans donated by Chevrolet to Habitat for Humanity depart Atlanta today en route to storm-ravaged New York and New Jersey, where the vans and scores of tools donated by Lowe's and the Robert Bosch Tool Co. will be put to work helping communities recover from Hurricane Sandy.
The vans are the latest contribution by Chevrolet, General Motors and the GM Foundation to Sandy relief effort...[Read more...]|