|Annual General Meeting: Volkswagen Group Announces Multi-Billion Investments In Eco-Friendly Drives|
| ||•Volkswagen Group seeking global leadership in e-mobility by 2025
•Conventional engines to become further 10 to 15 percent more efficient and cleaner by 2020
•Group CEO Müller: 'Diesel will remain indispensable for the foreseeable future.'
•'TOGETHER – Strategy 2025' future program already set important milestones for realignment of Group
Hanover – The Volkswagen Group is pressing ahead with the transformation of mobility. 'The future is electric. We intend to be the No. 1 in e-mobi...[Read more...]|
|ONE OF THE GREAT FERRARI MASTERPIECES LEADS BONHAMS GRAND PALAIS SALE|
|Bonhams returns to Paris for the annual Grand Palais Sale on 4 February 2016, led by the magnificent 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB, estimated at €2,500,000-3,500,000 and offered without reserve.
Developed by marque founder, Enzo Ferrari, the 275 GTB is considered a masterpiece of motor car design. Boasting a V12, 300 bhp engine, it was the successor to the 250 series, spearheaded by the legendary 250 GTO (currently the most valuable motor car sold at auction, following Bonhams $38,115,000 sale ...[Read more...]|
|2015 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Best of Show|
|PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 17, 2015) -- An Italian Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A Cabriolet that once turned heads and garnered top prizes in the classic era glided to victory at the 65th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on Sunday.
The competition drew 219 cars from 16 countries and 29 U.S. states to the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links. It also raised over $1.8 million to help people in need. Through the Pebble Beach Company Foundation, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this ...[Read more...]|
|BMW GROUP GLOBAL SALES ACHIEVE NEW RECORD IN FEBRUARY|
| ||• Deliveries total 151,952 vehicles, increase of 7.6%|
• Year-to-date sales rise 7.3% to 294,112
• Sales in Europe increase 7.7% in first two months
Munich. The BMW Group achieved its best-ever February sales result with 151,952 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand vehicles delivered worldwide (prev. yr. 141,207/ +7.6%). A record number of 294,112 (prev. yr. 274,113) automobiles have been delivered to customers since the start of the year – an increase of 7.3% compared...[Read more...]
|GOODYEAR CONCEPT TIRES OFFER A GLIMPSE OF THE FUTURE|
|Visionary tire technologies showcased at Geneva Motor Show
GENEVA, Switzerland, March 3, 2015 -- Two groundbreaking concept tires unveiled by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company at this week's 85th Geneva International Motor Show could radically change the role of car tires in the future.
Though the two tires are concept products, the futuristic technologies stretch the imagination and provide a glimpse of what practical innovations may be on the horizon.
The first concept ...[Read more...]|