|Grand finale for Audi: WEC season's last round in the desert|
|• Audi travels to Bahrain as early Endurance Champions |
• Parting with the current Audi R18 e-tron quattro
• Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich: 'Achieved everything there was to be achieved'
Audi's endurance race team led by Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich and Chris Reinke, Head of LMP, has achieved all sporting aims in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) early this season. Therefore, the finale on November 30 will be the icing on the cake for Audi Sport Team Jo...[Read more...]
|RK MOTORS INTRODUCES INDUSTRY'S FIRST-EVER INTERNATIONAL AUCTION HUB AND SIMULCAST AUCTION IN UNITED ARAB EMIRATES|
| ||Charlotte, N.C. – October 1, 2013— RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced it will host a real-time, simulcast-linked four-hour auction event in the U.S. and United Arab Emirates (UAE) on November 2, as part of its October 31 to November 3 collector car auction weekend at the Charlotte Convention Center. For the first time, a global audience of collectors will have full bidding access to investment grade automobiles through the use of the latest simulcasting technologies...[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...]|
|Montezemolo: 'Ferrari Must Remain Exclusive'|
|Maranello, 8th May - Luca di Montezemolo addressed more than 250 members of the media today at the Maranello factory to explain key areas of the business to the media, as well as announcing impressive results for the first quarter of 2013.
'I base my plans for Ferrari on four key areas,' said Montezemolo. 'Our team spirit, our passion, our extreme technology and our exclusivity' this is how he summed up his feelings to the assembled journalists from over 30 countries.
Montezemolo a...[Read more...]|
|Mercedes-Benz in March posts best sales month in the company's history|
| ||Mercedes-Benz delivered 139,920 vehicles to customers in the month of March, more than in any previous month (+6.5%). Thus, first-quarter sales were 3.5% higher than in the same period of the previous year (324,898 units).Despite the difficult start of the European automotive market into 2013 that remained below expectations, Mercedes-Benz was able to keep the previous years' level and to gain market shares in Western Europe. This was due to the great success of the new compact cars. In the same...[Read more...]|