|Audi R8 is the '2016 World Performance Car'|
|•Fourth win for the Audi R8 in the World Car Awards
•Dietmar Voggenreiter, Audi Board Member for Sales and Marketing: 'The Audi R8 is one of the brand's strongest calling cards'
The Audi R8 Coupe has been named '2016 World Performance Car' in the World Car Awards. The award ceremony took place Thursday during the New York Auto Show.
With a total of four awards, the Audi R8 is the most successful model in the history of the World Car Awards. The predecessor to the R8 had already taken hom...[Read more...]|
|Auctions America showcases evolution of the sports car at its 14th annual Fort Lauderdale sale|
|• Sports cars from across the decades dominate Auctions America's Fort Lauderdale sale, April 1-3 in Florida
• From a classic Jaguar E-Type to a fascinating BMW M1 and a limited-production Ferrari F355 Spider, auction docket superbly illustrates the genre's progression
• Multi-day auction presents more than 450 quality automobiles and select automobilia
• Frequently updated list of entries available at www.auctionsamerica.com
AUBURN, Indiana (February 17, 2016) – Auctions America's annu...[Read more...]|
|ACURA SPEEDING TOWARD THE BIG APPLE WITH NSX SUPERCAR AND ILX ENDURANCE RACER|
|Mar 30, 2015 - NEW YORK Fresh from its first victory with the Acura TLX GT in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge racing series, Acura will showcase an audacious new ILX endurance race car alongside the new Acura NSX supercar in a display of Acura ultra performance on April 1-12 at the 2015 New York International Auto Show.
Developed to compete head-to-head with other high-performance cars in round-the-clock endurance road racing, the ILX endurance racer features a specially modified eng...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE'S 914 HONORED AT 20TH AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE|
|The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will honor the first mid-engine production Porsche, the 914 in all its variants.
At first some Porsche purists lamented the Porsche 914's seemingly humble origins. They whispered the 'V-Word' . . . Volkswagen. The reality was that the 914 is a blood descendant of the seminal Gmund Porsche, the first car to wear the family name and the crest, a pure sports car designed around a Volkswagen-sourced air-cooled flat-four and a mid-engine con...[Read more...]|
|Joe Bortz to Host Historic Dream Car Discussion Panel|
|Dream car collector and historian Joe Bortz has prepared a special treat for participants at the 40th Annual Pontiac-Oakland Club International Convention in St. Charles Illinois, this coming July 17-21. In addition to bringing his four historic Pontiac Dream Cars, he has also assembled a panel, conisisting of two noted designers, a retired engineer and two veteran authors to examine the topic of Pontiac's early concept vehicles. The panel discussion will be held on Friday, July 20th at 1...[Read more...]|