|HILTON HEAD ISLAND MOTORING FESTIVAL TO FEATURE CARS OF THE RICH & FAMOUS|
| ||This year's 'Life' exhibit puts the spotlight on cars with headline heritage
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d'Elegance, one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing automotive and motorsports enthusiast event weeks, takes a more glamorous approach with its annual 'Life' exhibit and presents Life of the Rich & Famous sponsored by Marriott Vacation Club. Life of the Rich & Famous is the sixth annual 'Life'-themed exhibit on the Fe...[Read more...]|
|BRAD KESELOWSKI GIVES FORD FOURTH STRAIGHT NASCAR WIN|
|KESELOWSKI KEEPS FORD WIN STREAK GOING WITH NEW HAMPSHIRE VICTORY
Brad Keselowski's win today was his third of the season and completes a weekend sweep.
The win is Ford's fourth straight, marking the first time Ford has won four consecutive Cup Series races since2001 (Dale Jarrett, Darlington on March 18; Elliott Sadler, Bristol on March 25; Jarrett, Texas on April 1; Jarrett, Martinsville on April 8)
The win is the eighth of the season for Ford Racing, the most for the manufact...[Read more...]|
|FORD FUND ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION WILLIAM CLAY FORD AUTOMOTIVE DESIGN SCHOLARSHIP|
|◾Scholarship commemorates the design legacy of William Clay Ford, former chairman of Ford Motor Company's design committee
◾Ford Fund commits $50,000 per year during the next 20 years, giving five automotive design students each $10,000 per year
◾Mr. Ford oversaw design of the iconic Lincoln Continental Mark II, considered by many one of the greatest cars ever built
Ford Motor Company Fund will award $1 million in automotive design scholarships during the next 20 years to commemorate the la...[Read more...]|
|LINCOLN CONTINUES SUPPORT OF ARTS AS SIGNATURE SPONSOR OF TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL|
| ||◾The Lincoln Motor Company demonstrates commitment to the arts as signature sponsor of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival®, a diverse, international event
◾Lincoln's involvement extends the festival experience with a new initiative: Tribeca Interactive & Interlude: A Music Film Challenge, in collaboration with The Lincoln Motor Company
◾Lincoln will co-sponsor the 2014 festival's Spotlight film section, which showcases a mix of big names, bold talents on the rise, highly anticipated new releases a...[Read more...]|
|TAMA EV'S AERODYNAMIC HERITAGE|
| ||The Nissan restoration team's Masahiko Isobe explains the unique characteristics of the Tama electric vehicle, including the work of airplane engineers, which helped to pave the way for Nissan's lineup of zero-emission vehicles.
The Tama EV is a car made in 1947, or Showa 22. So, the question becomes why was this car made?
Around that time, Japan lost the war and gasoline and industry were limited by the Allied Occupation forces. But engineers at the time - particularly airplane engineers ...[Read more...]|