|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...]|
|HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA SETS ALL-TIME RECORD FIRST QUARTER SALES|
| ||Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 68,306 units, down just two percent versus the best volume month Hyundai ever recorded last year, and up more than 30 percent over February levels. The first quarter of 2013 was the best in Hyundai's history.
'March felt just great,' said Dave Zuchowski, executive vice president of national sales. 'We definitely benefitted from better inventories of Elantra thanks to the addition of the third shift at our Alabama plant, improved weather condition...[Read more...]|
|HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA POSTS ALL-TIME FULL YEAR SALES RECORD|
| ||•Best December ever
•Sonata and Elantra both finish in the Top 10 in car retail sales
•Sonata and Elantra both top 200K in sales
•Sonata, Elantra, Veloster, Genesis, Equus have best-ever sales years
COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 3, 2013 - Hyundai Motor America today announced record sales of 59,435 vehicles in December, a 17 percent total sales increase and three percent retail sales increase compared with the same record-setting period a year ago.
For the year, Hyundai sales wer...[Read more...]|
|TOYOTA MOTOR SALES REPORTS 40 PERCENT INCREASE IN AUGUST SALES|
| ||Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today reported August 2012 sales results of 188,520 units, an increase of 40.2 percent compared to the same period last year on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis. On a raw volume basis, unadjusted for 27 selling days in August 2012 compared to 26 selling days in August 2011, TMS sales were up 45.6 percent from the year-ago month.
The Toyota Division posted total August sales of 164,283 units, an increase of 42.0 percent on a DSR basis from August 2011. ...[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...]|