|The Trident is Raised|
One of Italy's most famous marks, and perhaps most troubled, the trident-bearing automaker continues to provoke passion through its search of excellence.
Five brothers would come together in December of 1914 to found a motor company bearing their name—Maserati. Alfieri, Bindo, Carlo, Ettore and Ernesto had all demonstrated a passion for automobiles, particularly racing, during those early years at the turn of the 20th century.
The foundations of the company would actually begin ...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE HAS DELIVERED 55,000 VEHICLES TO CUSTOMERS IN THE FIRST FOUR MONTHS|
| ||Panamera model range posts record growth
Atlanta. Porsche AG has again boosted its worldwide deliveries to customers in April 2014: with 16,300 vehicles sold, the sports car maker bettered the successful figures of the same month last year by seven percent. From January to April of this year, Porsche delivered 55,000 new cars to customers (+ 5.2 %). The four door sports sedan Panamera was especially coveted and posted the greatest jump in sales with 17 percent so far this year....[Read more...]|
|1958 Monaco Grand Prix: An Unlikely Frenchman Steals the Show…Again|
|In 1955, perhaps the most unlikely of drivers would survive the attrition and the beckoning Monaco harbor to claim his only victory in Formula One. Some three years later, and more unlikely than ever to even win a second race at any circuit, the same Frenchman would steal the crown jewel to become just the second man in Formula One history to earn two or more victories on the streets of the principality.
Maurice Trintignant's victory in the chaotic and drama-filled 1955 Monaco Grand Prix was...[Read more...]|
|NEW EUROPEAN DEBUT CONFIRMED FOR SALON PRIVÉ: THE SPYKER B6 VENATOR SPYDER CONCEPT|
|Salon Privé 2013 - 4th to 6th September
Syon Park, London, 22 August 2013 – Following the recent announcement of its new Concepts and Prototypes Display for 2013, featuring a number of British debuts, Salon Privé is delighted to announce a new entry, fresh from Pebble Beach – the European debut of the B6 Venator Spyder Concept.
The Spyker B6 Venator Spyder Concept is the incredible new convertible compact 2-door mid-engine luxury sports car from the Netherlands' manufacturer....[Read more...]|
|Porsche Delivers 81,500 New Cars To Customers In First Half-Year|
| ||Atlanta. Between January and June 2013, Porsche shipped over 81,500 new cars globally for the first time ever by the midway point in the year – an increase of 18 per cent compared to the first half of 2012. In June alone the Stuttgart-based business sold 14,300 vehicles around the world, up 13 per cent on the same month last year.
'We've had a good first half to the year and go into the second six months highly motivated,' said Bernhard Maier, Member of the Executive Board Sales and Ma...[Read more...]|