|500-600 HP Now Available for 2014 C7 Corvette, Venom GT Debut at Dubai Motor Show|
|November 4, 2013 Sealy, Texas-Beneath the carbon-fiber hood of the seventh-generation Corvette Stingray throbs the most powerful base engine ever offered: the 455-bhp 6.2-liter LT1 V-8, a direct-injected aluminum powerplant that, amazingly, can launch you to 60 mph in just over 4 seconds yet still return up to 30 mpg on the highway. The power is certainly ample, but we at Hennessey are never content with stock levels and prefer nice round numbers...how does 500 or 600 horsepower at the cr...[Read more...]|
|Nissan Patrol Conquers Ultimate Challenge And Achieves Guinness World Record|
|◾Grand finale of Nissan Patrol Challenge sees 170.9 tons pulled by Hero of All Terrain
◾Fully laden cargo plane pulled over 50 meters
◾Achieves 'Heaviest aircraft pulled by any production vehicle' Guinness World Record
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The Nissan Patrol Challenge reached its grand finale today with a new Guinness World Record set by the unstoppable Hero of All Terrain. In the presence of His Excellency Dr. Ghanem Alhajiri, Chairman of Sharjah International Airport, Nissa...[Read more...]|
|Jaguar Land Rover Opens New Hot Climate Engineering Testing Center In Dubai|
|(DUBAI) - May 12, 2013 -Jaguar Land Rover has opened a new engineering test center in Dubai, UAE to conduct extreme hot weather vehicle research, development, and testing. With temperatures in the desert typically reaching 120 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer months, Dubai is an ideal hot climate testing venue.
The new 11,120 sq. ft. facility in the Al Barsha area of Dubai, UAE will offer a comprehensive range of capabilities, including high temperature durability, calibration, and tes...[Read more...]|
|Norra Names Mark Mcmillin Grand Marshal For 2013 General Tire Mexican 1000|
|Legendary Baja racing champion and San Diego-based homebuilder Mark McMillin has been named by the National Off Road Racing Association (NORRA) as the honorary Grand Marshal for this year's upcoming General Tire NORRA Mexican 1000. The unique fourth annual on and off-road rally is set to kick off this Saturday, April 27th in Mexicali, Baja, Mexico and will conclude at lands-end in San Jose Del Cabo on May 1.
Mark McMillin's Grand Marshal role places him in an elite group of previous icons ...[Read more...]|
|MINI further widens its global sales network: first MINI showroom launches in Jordan.|
|Premium small car brand MINI has stepped up its involvement in the Middle East sales area in geographical terms as well: the brand's market entry into the Kingdom of Jordan brings a further boost to MINI's presence in this growth-intensive economic region. In 2011, MINI posted a 77 per cent increase in sales in the Middle East. Worldwide, the British premium carmaker is now represented in more than 100 countries.
The new MINI branch will open in the centre of the capital Amman – a bustling c...[Read more...]|