|F1 WORLD CHAMPION REVS UP AT LYDDEN|
|◾Racing legend Jacques Villeneuve tests his new World RX Supercar
◾'It's a real fun track,' enthuses the 1997 world champ
◾Tickets now on sale with significant advanced booking discounts
Former F1 world champion, Jacques Villeneuve, was at Lydden Hill, Kent on Saturday (22 February) revving up for the latest chapter in his illustrious motor sport career.
Having already won the ultimate F1 crown when competing for Williams in 1997 and the legendary Indianapolis 500 – the world's riches...[Read more...]|
|ROBBY GORDON PILOTING TECHNOLOGICALLY IMPROVED SPEED ENERGY / TOYO TIRES HST GORDINI IN 2014 DAKAR RALLY|
|CHARLOTTE, N.C. (December 30, 2013) – Robby Gordon will begin his tenth Dakar Rally in Rosario, Argentina Jan. 5 as one of 149 international competitors as he again competes to become the first American in history to win the most extreme and demanding motorsports event in the world.
Widely regarded as one of the world's best off-road racers, Gordon's previous attempts at overall Dakar Rally victory have resulted in an amazing nine stage victories, however, the overall title has eluded...[Read more...]|
|JEFF CURRY - BRAND VICE PRESIDENT, JAGUAR NORTH AMERICA, LLC|
|Jeff Curry is Brand Vice President of Jaguar North America, LLC. He joined the company in August 2013, reporting directly to Andy Goss, President, Jaguar Land Rover North America LLC, and is responsible for marketing communications and product planning for Jaguar in the United States.
Curry has amassed more than 20 years of brand, marketing and product planning experience, working with a variety of automotive brands as well as industry-related consulting, marketing and communications compani...[Read more...]|
|Mazda Returns Diesel Power To The Brickyard|
|July 25, 2013 (INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana) When the Mazda6 SKYACTIV-D Clean Diesel racecar hits the track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this week, it will be the first time in six decades that a diesel has competed at the most famous track in the world. Historians will note that the last time a diesel competed at the speedway was in the 1952 Indianapolis 500, when the Cummins Diesel Special surprised the establishment with technology unknown to most racers at the time. While there are...[Read more...]|
|FORD'S SUPPLIER DIVERSITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM: 35 YEARS OF EMPOWERING MINORITY, WOMEN AND VETERAN BUSINESS OWNERS|
| ||◾ Ford's award-winning Supplier Diversity Development (SDD) program celebrates its 35th anniversary; since 1978 Ford has spent more than $67 billion with diverse suppliers
◾ In 2012 Ford spent $5.7 billion with tier-one minority-owned suppliers, $1.2 billion with tier-one women-owned suppliers, and $2.1 billion with tier-one suppliers who use tier-two minority- and women-owned businesses
◾ A diverse supplier base brings a fresh perspective that can lead to cutting-edge innovations and help ac...[Read more...]|