|New 'Classic Car Travel' programme: On the road in a classic SL: exclusive classic car tours for Mercedes-Benz fans|
|Stuttgart. A leisurely tour through the South of France in a Pagoda SL, exploring winding coastal roads and romantic villages – it sounds like the perfect short break. Or perhaps you'd prefer to spend your day coasting along cypress-lined avenues in a 1970s SL, past vineyards and olive groves, before sitting down to savour the Tuscan cuisine? Mercedes-Benz is now offering self-drive tours in the classic Mercedes-Benz SL (W 113 and R 107) in partnership with Munich-based specialist tour op...[Read more...]|
|ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA RACE REPORT|
|Circuit: Daytona International Speedway (3.56-mile road course), Daytona Beach, Fla.
Weather: Mostly clear, cool overnight, 62 degrees F at the finish
Honda, Michael Shank Racing Show Speed at Daytona
◾ A.J. Allmendinger claims fastest race lap for Honda
◾Ozz Negri scores first Daytona pole for Honda
◾Tequila Patrón ESM debuts new HPD ARX-04b coupe
Jan 25, 2015 -- Michael Shank Racing and drivers A.J. Allmendinger, Oswaldo 'Ozz' Negri, John Pew and Matt McMurry made their Honda-powered...[Read more...]|
|RAM TRUCK INCREASES ECODIESEL MIX TO 20 PERCENT OF RAM 1500 PICKUP PRODUCTION|
|◾Ram 1500 with EcoDiesel powertrain, America's most fuel-efficient pickup truck, now 1/5th of total Ram 1500 production
◾Overwhelming response attributed to best-in-class 28 MPG with 9,200 lbs. of towing capacity and strong consumer demand for exclusive light-duty diesel
◾Ram 1500 EcoDiesel contributes to unprecedented conquest sales and increased average transaction price for Ram 1500
◾First-in-segment fuel economy technologies: TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission, thermal managem...[Read more...]|
|FORD GEARS UP TO CELEBRATE PRODUCTION OF 5-MILLIONTH F-SERIES SUPER DUTY|
|◾5-millionth Ford F-Series Super Duty will roll off the assembly line at Kentucky Truck Plant in October, marking a major milestone for the best-selling heavy-duty pickup truck and chassis lineup
◾Ford-designed, Ford-built second-generation 6.7-liter Power Stroke® V8 turbo diesel delivers best-in-class 440 horsepower and best-in-class standard diesel torque of 860 lb.-ft.; F-450 pickup boasts best-in-class towing of 31,200 pounds
◾Super Duty is the No. 1 heavy-duty pickup truck, with a market ...[Read more...]|
|Mercedes-Benz Honors Top Down Driving In Sunny Amelia Island|
|Florida's sunny weather is creating the perfect back-drop to honor the 50th anniversary of the famed Mercedes-Benz 'Pagoda,' SL which takes center stage during this week's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, March 8-10, 2013.
The launch of the Mercedes-Benz 230 SL at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1963 caused quite a sensation. Mercedes-Benz had presented the motoring world with this single successor to the extremely successful 300 SL (W198) and 190 SL (W121).
The Daimler-Benz design team a...[Read more...]|