|VOLKSWAGEN ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR 2014 PASSAT SPORT|
|◾Black roof, black mirror caps, sport seats and interior carbon trim add to Sport's unique look
◾Available with new EA888 Gen 3 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injected four-cylinder engine
◾Will arrive in showrooms in early 2014
◾Starts at $28,495 with a six-speed automatic transmission
Herndon, VA –Volkswagen of America, Inc., announced today that it will offer a production version of the Passat Performance Concept shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)...[Read more...]|
|1958 Monaco Grand Prix: An Unlikely Frenchman Steals the Show…Again|
|In 1955, perhaps the most unlikely of drivers would survive the attrition and the beckoning Monaco harbor to claim his only victory in Formula One. Some three years later, and more unlikely than ever to even win a second race at any circuit, the same Frenchman would steal the crown jewel to become just the second man in Formula One history to earn two or more victories on the streets of the principality.
Maurice Trintignant's victory in the chaotic and drama-filled 1955 Monaco Grand Prix was...[Read more...]|
|FORMULA E UNVEILS NEW SPARK-RENAULT SRT_01E AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW|
|FIA President Jean Todt takes wraps off revolutionary new fully-electric racer for 2014/2015 FIA Formula E Championship
FRANKFURT, GERMANY (September 10, 2013) – FIA President Jean Todt and Alejandro Agag, CEO of Formula E Holdings, revealed the much-anticipated new Spark-Renault SRT_01E fully-electric single-seater during the opening day of the prestigious 65th International Frankfurt Motor Show.
Watched by invited guests and members of the press, the SRT_01E has been design...[Read more...]|
|Porsche Delivers 81,500 New Cars To Customers In First Half-Year|
| ||Atlanta. Between January and June 2013, Porsche shipped over 81,500 new cars globally for the first time ever by the midway point in the year – an increase of 18 per cent compared to the first half of 2012. In June alone the Stuttgart-based business sold 14,300 vehicles around the world, up 13 per cent on the same month last year.
'We've had a good first half to the year and go into the second six months highly motivated,' said Bernhard Maier, Member of the Executive Board Sales and Ma...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE BOXSTER RANKED AMONG CAR AND DRIVER MAGAZINE'S 10 BEST CARS FOR 2013|
|• Boxster makes coveted 10Best List|
Atlanta. The Porsche Boxster has once again been selected for Car and Driver magazine's list of the 10Best cars sold in America. This year marks the 12th time in 14 years that either a Boxster or Cayman model has been selected for this honor, which was announced during the press days of the Los Angeles International Auto Show.
The all-new, third-generation Boxster was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March and has been on sale in the U.S. fo...[Read more...]