|INFINITI'S DIRECTOR OF PERFORMANCE AND NEW FOUR-TIME FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPION SEBASTIAN VETTEL DRIVES Q50 IN ABU DHABI|
|◾Sebastian Vettel demonstrates Infiniti's new premium sports sedan to media for the first time at dynamic race track event
◾Guests experience fast passenger laps with four-time consecutive Formula One Drivers' World Champion in car he helped develop
◾Vettel further explains his role in Q50 development as Infiniti Director of Performance
ABU DHABI – Just ahead of the weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Infiniti Director of Performance, Sebastian Vettel took to the racetrack early to drive...[Read more...]|
|TIM LEE NAMED CHAIRMAN OF GM CHINA|
|DETROIT – General Motors today announced it is strengthening its International Operations management team in order to build on the company's leadership position in China, the world's largest auto market.
Tim Lee will become Chairman of GM China with responsibility for 12 joint ventures, two wholly owned foreign enterprises and more than 55,000 employees. Lee has spent nearly four years in charge of GM's International Operations. He will continue in his role as Executive Vice President Global ...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN AND PLAYSTATION ANNOUNCE BIGGEST EVER GT ACADEMY PROGRAM|
|LONDON and PARIS - Nissan and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have revealed that the innovative GT Academy competition will return for a fifth season. GT Academy 2013 will be the biggest yet, with more countries than ever before participating and the online gaming element of the competition set to be run in July on a demo of the hotly-anticipated Gran Turismo®6 game exclusively on PlayStation®3.
Since its inception in 2008, the highly acclaimed virtual-to-reality competition has att...[Read more...]|
|2013 BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX - PREVIEW|
| ||Formula One heads straight from Shanghai in China to the Middle East this week with Round Four, the Bahrain Grand Prix, taking place at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir on Sunday 21 April.
• The Bahrain International Circuit sees the cars exceed 300 km/h on four separate occasions|
• 11 of the circuit's 15 corners are taken at 200 km/h or less, in fourth gear or lower
• There are eight braking events around the lap, with five of them classed as heavy braking zones[/L...[Read more...]
|GT ACADEMY SET TO SHINE IN THE HEAT OF DUBAI|
|Winners from Europe, USA, Germany and Russia to team up in two Nissan 370Z Nismo race cars
Since its inception in 2008, the Nissan PlayStation® GT Academy competition has attracted over two million entries, making it unquestionably the world's most accessible driver scholarship. The phenomenal success of the virtual-to-reality programme takes centre stage at the Dubai 24 Hours race (10-12 January), with the latest 2012 Champions from Europe, USA, Germany and Russia lining-up in two Nis...[Read more...]|