|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...]|
|STUNNING DYNAMIC MCLAREN P1™ IMAGES RELEASED AHEAD OF MCLAREN MANAMA OPENING|
|• McLaren Automotive releases stunning new dynamic images of the McLaren P1™ taken at the Bahrain International Circuit ahead of the 2013 Formula 1™ Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix|
• BIC track shots display plans for the McLaren P1™ to be the ultimate driver's performance car on road and track
• Images released to celebrate opening of McLaren Manama at the Bahrain World Trade Center: McLaren Automotive, Mumtalakat, and Al Ghassan Motors join forces to open a unique and dynamic show...[Read more...]
|FIVE MILLION AUDI QUATTRO DRIVE SYSTEMS|
|VICTORY LAP FOR A SUPERIOR TECHNOLOGY
- Five millionth Audi with permanent all-wheel drive rolls off the assembly line
- A successful 33 years for quattro on the road and in motorsport
AUDI AG celebrates a very special event today – the five millionth Audi with a quattro drive system. The car is a white Audi A6 allroad 3.0 TDI; it rolled off the assembly line at the Neckarsulm plant. The record is a testament to the leading role played by the pioneering all-wheel drive – no other ...[Read more...]|