|GM Posts Sixth Consecutive Jump in Retail Market Share|
| ||• Retail Sales up 17 percent, Total Sales up 12 percent|
Chevrolet retail sales up 19 percent
◾Best September for Chevrolet Malibu retail sales in 10 years
◾Chevrolet crossovers up 49 percent; pickups up 22 percent
◾GMC crossovers up 20 percent; pickups up 32 percent
◾Best September for Buick since 2006
◾Buick crossovers up 21 percent; Regal up 27 percent
◾Cadillac SRX up 85 percent
◾Commercial deliveries up for 23rd consecutive month
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|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...]|
|NISMO Heritage: A History of Maverick Engineering in Motorsports and Attainable Performance|
|CHICAGO - NISMO. Five letters taken from the words NISsan MOtorsports. Known around the world racing fraternity for nearly 50 years. Passionately embraced by grassroots Datsun and Nissan club racers and electronic race gamers alike. With the addition of the new 2013 Nissan JUKE NISMO model in the United States – joining the potent second-generation 370Z NISMO, the NISMO name is about to become much wider known among the general populace.
The launch of JUKE NISMO, and a stable of future...[Read more...]|
|François Bruère Completes 2013 Concours d'Elegance of America Poster Art|
|Renowned French painter, François Bruère, has finished his rendition of the 2012 Concours Best of Show winners: Best of Show – American winner, a 1933 Chrysler Imperial Dual Cowl Phaeton owned by Joseph & Margie Cassini, III; and Best of Show - Foreign winner, a 1933 Delage D8S Coupe Roadster from The Patterson Collection are portrayed with The Inn at St. John's as the backdrop.
This is the second poster Bruère has created for the Concours d'Elegance of America. He has shown his work at our ev...[Read more...]|