|Exceptional European Highlights Added to RM's 20th Anniversary Motor City Sale|
|• RM Auctions announces a spectacular group of European highlights for its annual Motor City sale, July 26 in Plymouth, Michigan
• Led by a 1929 Rolls-Royce Phantom II Barker Torpedo Tourer, built for Indian royalty, the roster of European highlights joins a superb series of American classics at the sale, many of which were conceived and built in Detroit
• Celebrating 20 years as the official auction of the Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's, the single-day sale features an excellent...[Read more...]|
|VIDEO REPORT: NISSAN IDX CONCEPT TOUR CONTINUED IN SUNNY SOCAL, AND THE FAN BASE GROWS|
|LOS ANGELES – After debuting in Tokyo and playing in Detroit, the acclaimed Nissan IDx Freeflow and IDx NISMO concepts held a three-date tour on the West Coast. It was a super-charged string of venues worthy of the world's biggest rock bands, at least in the auto-enthusiast world.
Along Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice, once described as the 'coolest block in America' by GQ magazine, fans of the concepts were able to get up close and personal with the cars, including speaking with designers a...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST 2013 SALES|
| ||- Best-ever August and year-to-date results for Passat and TDI® Clean Diesels
•Best August and year-to-date for Passat with 10,194 and 76,364 units, respectively
•Jetta Sedan delivered 13,508 units for the month
•Tiguan delivered 2,948 units, marking the best August and year-to-date ever
•High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 30.4 percent of sales in August and 24.3 percent of sales year-to-date, the best August and year-to-date results on record
•Passat TDI sales reach 43.8 ...[Read more...]|
|Famous Bentley 4¼-Litre 'Embiricos' Special Makes Star Appearance At Crewe Factory|
|One of the rarest and most valuable Bentleys in the world, the 4¼-Litre 'Embiricos' special, is making an historic appearance at the marque's home in Crewe. Fresh from taking part in the Louis Vuitton 'Serenissima Run' in Venice and featuring at the Le Mans Classic as part of the Bentley lineup, this magnificent car takes pride of place in the Lineage Showroom at the firm's Pyms Lane factory until September.
Throughout the 1930s Bentley Motors, then owned by Rolls-Royce, was producing fast,...[Read more...]|
|DANA POINT CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE HONORS BRUCE MEYER AS 'AUTOMOTIVE ICON' FOR 30TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT|
|The Dana Point Concours d'Elegance, is honored to announce Bruce Meyer, founding chairman of the Petersen Automotive Museum and founder of the Checkered Flag 200, as the 30th Annual Dana Point Concours d'Elegance's Automotive Icon. Known as one of the greatest ambassadors to the collector car hobby, Meyer will participate in the many exciting activities scheduled June 23-24, 2012, in celebration of the American and European automotive heritages.
'Bruce is a world class automotive historian...[Read more...]|