|120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor sport history|
|•1899: the first Benz racing cars
•The 'Blitzen-Benz' (Lightning Benz) is the first automobile powered by a combustion engine to exceed 200 km/h
•The streamlined 'Teardrop' car of 1923
Carl Benz invented the automobile in 1886 as a means of transport: his motor vehicle was a technical masterpiece that would change people's everyday lives. The Mannheim inventor clearly had no time for races and competitions, and rather expressed criticism of such activities: 'Instead of taking part in races ...[Read more...]|
|MASERATI NAMED 2014 HONORED MARQUE AT RODEO DRIVE CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE|
|June 14, 2014, Englewood Cliffs, NJ - The 2014 edition of the Rodeo Drive Concours will mark the City of Beverly Hills' Centennial on Father's Day, June 15 featuring Maserati as the 'Honored Marque'. The Rodeo Drive Committee - in conjunction with the City of Beverly Hills - has selected the theme '100 Years of Horse Power' to honor this milestone with a one day museum quality installation of vehicles illustrating the city's history.
From the horse-drawn Wells Fargo Wagon to the presen...[Read more...]|
|HONDA AIRCRAFT COMPANY AND AMERICAN HONDA FINANCE CORPORATION TO OFFER HONDAJET FINANCING IN THE UNITED STATES|
|10/21/2013 - LAS VEGAS Honda Aircraft Company announced achievements and significant milestones in the development of the HondaJet, the world's most advanced light jet, at the 2013 National Business Aviation Association's Business Aviation (NBAA) Convention and Exhibition in Las Vegas, Nev. The HondaJet flight test program is nearing its final phase and manufacturing is approaching build completion on the first production HondaJet.
'The HondaJet program continues its steady progress to...[Read more...]|
|FORD BUILDS TWO MILLIONTH ECOBOOST ENGINE AS CONSUMER DEMAND GROWS IN MARKETS WORLDWIDE|
|◾More than 100,000 EcoBoost engines now produced every month, with a target of 1.2 million for 2013, up more than 60 percent from 2012. For the first time, EcoBoost production expected to exceed Ford's global diesel-engine production
◾Customer demand exceeds projections globally with 90 percent of Escape buyers in North America and 95 percent of Kuga buyers in Asia choosing EcoBoost; in diesel-centric Europe, 39 percent of Focus customers opt for EcoBoost
◾Ford doubled Cologne, Germany, produc...[Read more...]|
|Camp Jeep at the 2012 Cleveland Auto Show|
|• On- and off-road driving course demonstrates legendary 4x4 capability of Jeep® brand vehicles |
• Consumers can experience first-hand the attributes of the entire Jeep vehicle lineup without leaving the show floor
February 23, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The Jeep® brand is bringing Camp Jeep®, a unique, interactive, off-road experience to consumers attending the 2012 Cleveland Auto Show, February 25 – March 4 at the International Exposition Center.
The 22,000-square ...[Read more...]