|VOLVO CARS OF NORTH AMERICA HOSTS UNPRESCEDENTED COLLECTION OF 'FIRST' CARS AT HILTON HEAD ISLAND CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE|
|ROCKLEIGH, NJ (Oct. 5, 2015) – An unprecedented collection of new and historic Volvo cars will be assembled at the Hilton Head Island Concours d'Elegance on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina this October 31-November 1.
To help celebrate a long lineage of elegant and iconic automotive design, five historic Volvo cars will sit alongside the future of the company -- an all-new XC90 T8 Twin Engine, the world's first seven-passenger plug-in hybrid SUV.
Perhaps the most notable historic ...[Read more...]|
|Toyota to Build Lexus ES 350 at Its Georgetown, Kentucky Plant|
|• Investing $360 million and creating 750 new jobs to produce 50,000 vehicles annually starting in 2015|
• Latest in series of investments totaling $2 billion over last 17 months to expand North American production and create more than 4,000 new jobs
For the first time, a Lexus vehicle will be produced in the United States. The Lexus ES 350 will be assembled at Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky (TMMK) in 2015, Toyota announced today.
The move will generate 750 new jo...[Read more...]
|Toyota Motor Sales Continues to See Steady Growth in February|
| ||All-New Avalon and RAV4 Post Record Sales; Trucks Outperform Cars
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today reported February 2013 sales results of 166,377 units, an increase of 8.7 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis. Unadjusted for 24 selling days in February 2013 versus 25 in February 2012, TMS sales were up 4.3 percent over the year-ago month.
Toyota Division posted February total sales of 149,038 units, up 8.7 percent year-over-year on a DSR basis. Volume-wise,...[Read more...]|
|FORD SMALL CAR SALES REACH HIGHEST OCTOBER IN 11 YEARS; F-SERIES SEES BEST OCTOBER SALES SINCE 2004|
| ||•Ford October small car sales total 25,493 vehicles – the company's strongest October small car sales in 11 years – with a 54 percent increase year over year
•Escape compact utility sales increased 4 percent for the month; 19,832 Escape sales mark best October sales since 2001
•In its first full month on sale, C-MAX sells 3,182 vehicles
•F-Series posts its best October sales since 2004, providing its 15th consecutive year-over-year monthly sales increase; sales totaled 56,497 pickups – an ...[Read more...]|
|1967 Can-Am Road America: The Beginning of the 'Bruce and Denny Show'|
|While Formula One will be forever considered the pinnacle of motorsport, from a period between 1966 and 1986 there existed a series that would likely be the closest to 'anything goes' as any motor racing series could truly get. Based upon the FIA Group 7 cars but allowed to showcase unlimited engine sizes and unfettered aerodynamics, the Can-Am cars would have to be considered the pinnacle of motorsport technology and power of their era. And for more than a couple of years there would be one tea...[Read more...]|