|Chevy Concept Combines Style, High-Tech Performance|
|Chevelle Slammer introduces new LT376/535 crate engine, 4L75-E transmission
LAS VEGAS — Chevrolet's Chevelle Slammer concept combines hot-rod style with modern performance and technology, with the all-new LT376/535 crate engine, controllers and SuperMatic 4L75-E automatic transmission.
'The direct-injected LT376/535 is the newest and one of the most technologically advanced crate engines ever from Chevrolet Performance,' said Jim Campbell, GM U.S. vice president of Performance ...[Read more...]|
|The powerhouse of the 124 model series: A highly sought-after young classic: the Mercedes-Benz 500 E|
|Anyone in the know will already be slavering at this model designation: launched in 1990, 25 years ago, the Mercedes-Benz 500 E with V8 engine and subtly muscular body is the top-of-the-range model in the 124 model series - and has long been one of the brand's most desirable 'young classic' models.
A modest appearance, at first glance – this is one side of the Mercedes-Benz 500 E. Only the somewhat more voluminous wings, the slightly lower body and a modified front apron with inset fog lamps ...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN'S TURBOCHARGED 1.8-LITER ENGINE NAMED TO '2015 WARD'S 10 BEST ENGINES' LIST|
|• Now powering the 2015 Golf 1.8T, the EA888 turbocharged and direct-injection engine is honored on the coveted list for the second consecutive year|
Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce today that the Volkswagen EA888 1.8-liter four-cylinder TSI® engine has been named to WardsAuto World magazine's '2015 10 Best Engines' list. Powering the all-new 2015 Golf 1.8T, Volkswagen's turbocharged and direct-injection engine was selected from among 37 competito...[Read more...]
|2014 LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW MARKS U.S. DEBUT FOR VOLVO'S ALL-NEW XC90, GLOBAL UNVEIL FOR NEW V60 CROSS COUNTRY|
| ||◾Volvo Car Group President and CEO, Håkan Samuelsson, to speak during Connected Car Expo on Tuesday, November 18th at 11:05 a.m. PT
◾Volvo press conference to be held on Wednesday, November 19th at 2:10 p.m. PT
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (November 18, 2014) – Volvo will introduce two brand new vehicles to U.S. customers at the Los Angeles Auto Show (LAAS) this week: The all-new 2016 XC90 will make it U.S. debut, and the show marks the global unveil of the new 2015.5 V60 Cross Country.
To ...[Read more...]|
|Mercedes-Benz Honors Top Down Driving In Sunny Amelia Island|
|Florida's sunny weather is creating the perfect back-drop to honor the 50th anniversary of the famed Mercedes-Benz 'Pagoda,' SL which takes center stage during this week's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, March 8-10, 2013.
The launch of the Mercedes-Benz 230 SL at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1963 caused quite a sensation. Mercedes-Benz had presented the motoring world with this single successor to the extremely successful 300 SL (W198) and 190 SL (W121).
The Daimler-Benz design team a...[Read more...]|