|VOLVO XC90 T8 TWIN ENGINE NAMED 2016 LUXURY GREEN CAR OF THE YEAR BY GREEN CAR JOURNAL|
|ROCKLEIGH, NJ (January 21, 2016) – The all-new Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine, the world's first seven passenger plug-in hybrid SUV, has been named Green Car Journal's 2016 Luxury Green Car of the Year.
The XC90 T8 offers a combined 400 horsepower by way of a two-liter turbocharged and supercharged gas engine in front and an electric motor at the rear. Together they deliver an EPA-rated 53 MPGe, making the all-wheel-drive XC90 T8 the world's most powerful and efficient SUV.
The luxury SU...[Read more...]|
|Fabulously Presented 1971 Maserati Ghibli Joins the Ever Growing Line Up of Incredible Offerings at Russo and Steele's 3rd Annual Newport Beach Collector Automobile Auction|
|Scottsdale, Arizona (May 12, 2015) – Launched at Turin in 1966, Maserati's Ghibli was appropriately named after the hot, dust-blowing wind currents of North Africa and featured handsomely tailored bodylines penned by a brilliant young Giorgetto Giugiaro for Ghia. The Ghibli's V-8 engine was a race-bred masterpiece initially displacing 4.7 liters, featuring dual-overhead camshaft and delivering 330 horsepower. Its tubular-frame chassis was derived from that of the Mexico and Quattroporte s...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO CARS DRIVE-E T5 WINS WARD'S 10 BEST ENGINES OF 2015 AWARD|
|ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (Dec. 11, 2014) -- Volvo Cars has received yet another award for its highly successful Drive-E powertrain family. The prize, announced on December 10th at WardsAuto Outlook Conference in Southfield, Michigan, marks further recognition of Volvo's highly successful Drive-E powertrain technology.
'The Drive-E powertrain family represents one of the jewels in the Volvo Cars crown. With the development of our 4-cylinder engine architecture we have delivered a broad offering ...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO ANNOUNCES JUNE SALES|
| ||ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (July 1, 2014) - Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, (VCNA) reported U.S. sales of 5,983 units for the month of June. Year-to-date sales are down 10 percent versus the first six months of 2013.
The top seller for June was the S60 sports sedan with 2,337 units sold, and the XC60 crossover finished the month right behind with 2,180 units sold.
New this year, the V60 sportswagon is in dealerships now and combines the driving dynamics of a luxury sports sedan with the sp...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET INDYCAR V6 ENGINE POWERS TONY KANAAN TO CAREER-FIRST INDIANAPOLIS 500 VICTORY|
|INDIANAPOLIS (May 26, 2013) – Tony Kanaan, No. 11 Hydroxycut KV Racing Technology SH Racing Chevrolet, had been denied a trip to victory lane many times at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS), but as fate would have it this year, he was in the right place at the right time to capture his first Indianapolis 500 win. Kanaan, the 2004 IZOD IndyCar Series champion, started 12th and led 34 laps, but the key move came when he took the lead on a lap 197 restart, and was stretching his advantage ...[Read more...]|