|BRITISH SPEED IN ITALY: BENTLEY MARKS ANNIVERSARY WITH MILLE MIGLIA RUN|
|•Historic Bentley takes on epic thousand-mile test of endurance
•This year marks 85 years since Birkin and Barnato's aborted attempt
•1930 4½-litre supercharged Blower one of just 55 ever produced
(Crewe/Brescia, 12 May 2015) In 1930, 'Bentley Boy' Tim Birkin claimed his aborted attempt on the Mille Miglia in his legendary Blower was due to a lack of 'due preparation'. 85 years on, Bentley has ensured all plans are in place for a successful Blower run in the 2015 event.
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|Enhanced Kia Rio set for Paris Show world premiere|
| ||•Enhanced Kia Rio to be unveiled at 2014 Paris Motor Show
•B-segment Kia's makeover gives exterior and cabin a fresh appearance
•Enhanced Rio range on sale in Europe from early 2015
Frankfurt, 29 September 2014 – Kia will celebrate the world premiere of an enhanced Kia Rio at the 2014 Paris Motor Show on 2 October, featuring a number of improvements to maintain the competitiveness of its global best-selling car.
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|Enhanced Kia Venga to be revealed at Paris Show|
| ||Refreshed look for upgraded 2015 Kia Venga on car's fifth anniversary
•Compact MPV has a new face and more sophisticated cabin
•New options include integrated 7.0-inch navigation display screen
•Enhanced Venga on sale in Europe from early 2015
Frankfurt, 29 September 2014 – Five years after launching the Kia Venga, Kia will reveal an enhanced version of its popular compact MPV at the 2014 Paris Motor Show on 2 October. The refreshed model features a new-look front and rear, a more s...[Read more...]|
|RAM TRUCK INCREASES ECODIESEL MIX TO 20 PERCENT OF RAM 1500 PICKUP PRODUCTION|
|◾Ram 1500 with EcoDiesel powertrain, America's most fuel-efficient pickup truck, now 1/5th of total Ram 1500 production
◾Overwhelming response attributed to best-in-class 28 MPG with 9,200 lbs. of towing capacity and strong consumer demand for exclusive light-duty diesel
◾Ram 1500 EcoDiesel contributes to unprecedented conquest sales and increased average transaction price for Ram 1500
◾First-in-segment fuel economy technologies: TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission, thermal managem...[Read more...]|
|Postwar Ferrari Named Best of Show at 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance|
| ||1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe Named 'Best of Show'
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 17, 2014) -- Excited cheers echoed across the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links Sunday when a 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe was named Best of Show at the 64th annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The car, owned by Jon Shirley of Medina, Washington, was the first postwar car to take the top award at the prestigious event in nearly five decades. It was also the first Ferrari to win.