|BENTLEY CONTINENTAL: EVOLUTION OF AN ICON|
|•New film features 16MY Continental GT Speed and R-Type Continental
•Traces the DNA and design of the Continental from 1952 to present
•16MY GT Speed is the fastest production car ever made by Bentley
•Watch the film now at youtube.com/bentleymotors
(Crewe, 16 December 2015) The Bentley Continental GT is one of the most iconic cars on the road today. The Continental name first entered the company's lexicon in 1952 with the R-Type Continental – arguably the world's first Grand Tourer...[Read more...]|
|2017 JAGUAR XE DEBUTS IN LOS ANGELES WITH AWD AND APPLE WATCH CONNECTIVITY|
|- Award-winning Jaguar XE sports sedan to arrive in U.S. Jaguar showrooms Spring 2016
- Lineup to include Jaguar XE 20d, 25t and 35t models selectively available in XE, XE Premium, XE Prestige and XE R-Sport trims
- All models offered in rear-wheel drive with the option of all-wheel drive available on 20d and 35t models
- XE 35t will feature a 340hp supercharged 3.0-liter V6 engine with a 0-60 mph time of 5.1 seconds and an electronically limited top speed of 120 mph1
- XE 20d will feature a...[Read more...]|
|NEW 8-SPEED ENABLES QUICKER, MORE EFFICIENT CORVETTE|
|DETROIT – The all-new, paddle-shift eight-speed automatic transmission makes the 2015 Corvette Stingray faster and more fuel efficient, with 0-60 acceleration of only 3.7 seconds and an EPA-estimated 29 mpg on the highway.
'The Corvette Stingray is a great example of how we are leveraging engineering and technology to improve both efficiency and performance,' said Mark Reuss, GM executive vice president, Global Product Development, Purchasing & Supply Chain. 'No other car can match 460...[Read more...]|
|OLSBERGS MSE FIGHTS HARD IN CANADA; WORLD RX MAKES FIRST VISIT TO NORTH AMERICA|
|TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Canada (August 9, 2014) - The Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST rallycross cars earned a host of new fans this weekend as the team joined World RX for its first-ever North American stop at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières in Quebec.
Olsbergs MSE fielded three Ford Supercars at the race on Friday, with World RX drivers Reinis Nitiss and Andreas Bakkerud joined in competition by guest driver Joni Wiman in his Red Bull/Bluebeam Ford Fiesta ST. It was the World RX debut for the F...[Read more...]|
|2015 CHEVROLET AND GMC PICKUPS, SUVS TO OFFER EIGHT-SPEED TRANSMISSION|
|DETROIT – Chevrolet and GMC have confirmed a new eight-speed automatic transmission will be standard on 2015 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra and GMC Yukon Denali/Yukon XL Denali models equipped with the 6.2L EcoTec3 V-8.
The GM-developed Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight-speed is approximately the same size and weight as the Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic. Its 7.0 overall gear ratio spread is wider than GM's six-speed automatic transmissions, providing a numerically higher first gear ratio ...[Read more...]|