|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...]|
|2014 SUBARU FORESTER ACES TOUGH NEW CRASH TEST; EARNS NEW IIHS 2013 TOP SAFETY PICK+ RATING|
|• All-new The 2014 Subaru Forester is the first vehicle to ace every aspect of the challenging small overlap front crash test conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
• Forester is also the only small SUVs to earn an overall rating of good in the test
Cherry Hill, N.J., - Subaru of America, Inc. today announced that the all-new 2014 Forester has received a Top Safety Pick+ (TSP+) award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The 2014 Subaru Forester is ...[Read more...]|
|TOYOTA AVALON HYBRID NAMED 2013 'BEST GREEN CAR' AT ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW|
|The all-new Toyota Avalon Hybrid was named the 'Best Green Car' at the 2013 Atlanta International Auto Show by the Greater Atlanta Automotive Media Association (GAAMA).
The group of automotive journalists has been awarding 'best of show' vehicles for four years running, said Davis Adams, president of GAAMA. 'The Avalon is an impressive option in the green car category, with size, luxury and fuel efficiency that make it a standout in a segment otherwise crowded with smaller economy cars,' Adam...[Read more...]|
|Citaro FuelCELL Hybrid wins EBUS Award|
|• Award for the advanced hybrid technology from
• Citaro FuelCELL Hybrid impresses with synergies from the passenger car segment
• Judges praise the 'seriousness' of development efforts
In the fuel cell bus category, the Citaro FuelCELL Hybrid won the EBUS Award, the environmental award for public local transport. Roman Biondi, brand spokesman for Mercedes-Benz buses and EvoBus, and Ulrich Piotrowski, the Market Launch Manager for Mercedes-Benz hybrid and electric buses, a...[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...]|