|INDUSTRY 4.0 - DIGITALISATION AT MERCEDES-BENZ|
| ||• The Next Step in the Industrial Revolution|
February 26, 2016 -- The automobile industry is facing fundamental changes. Alongside the electrification of the powertrain, autonomous driving and the development of new markets, it is above all digitalisation that is driving this process of change. This combination of the physical and digital is often referred to as 'Industrie 4.0'. Networking the entire value chain in real time is already more than just a vision for Mercedes-Benz. ...[Read more...]
|1931 Cadillac 452A Takes Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance Best In Show|
|VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. (May 4, 2014) – A striking midnight blue 1931 Cadillac 452A owned by 90-year-old Charles Gillet of Lutherville, Md., was awarded the Best in Show at the 2014 Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance at Pinehurst Resort on Sunday.
The car, equipped with a V-16 engine and purchased in 1986 by Gillet and then restored by Pruiett Automotive Restoration, emerged from 119 vintage cars and a strong Class 4 Grand Classics (1925-1948) field to capture the top prize at the second...[Read more...]|
|Pinehurst Concours Celebrating Two Car Anniversaries|
|VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. (May 1, 2014) – The Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance will stage 119 rare and vintage cars in 12 classes Sunday-- from Brass Era autos more than 100 years old to noteworthy race cars -- and the second annual auto showcase will also celebrate two significant anniversaries.
Class 6 gracing the Pinehurst Resort fairways will honor the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang, while Class 7 pays tribute to the 40th anniversary of the Porsche Turbo.
The Ford Mustang debuted i...[Read more...]|
|BOND CAR SURFACES! 007 LOTUS ESPRIT ‘SUBMARINE' CAR TO BE SOLD AT RM'S FORTHCOMING LONDON SALE|
|• RM Auctions lifts the gavel on the one and only functional submarine car, used in the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me, at its eagerly awaited central London sale, 8–9 September
• Fully functioning submarine car was designed and fitted to propel underwater
• The actual car seen, on screen, driving underwater; one of the most famous movie cars of all time
• Never before offered for sale
• Amazing story of 'lost and found'
LONDON (at a top secret location) 28 June, 2013 – 'P...[Read more...]|
|Carroll Shelby Annual Tribute & Car Show Celebration In Southern California To Benefit Carroll Shelby Foundation|
| ||Los Angeles Shelby American Automobile Club (LASAAC) will celebrate the incredible life of the automotive legend with the first annual Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show on May 11, 2013, one year after his passing. The one day event, which will benefit the Foundation, will take place at the Carroll Shelby Foundation Headquarters at 19021 S. Figueroa St. Gardena, CA 90248. It will feature a Ford and Shelby car show, awards ceremony, panel discussion led by Rick Titus, a Texas style chili bar, sp...[Read more...]|