|VOLVO C70 TURNS 20 - A NICHE CAR MADE BY PASSION|
|The C70 represented a new niche in an important period for Volvo, a project that was driven by enthusiasm and a love of cars by a small and passionate team. Twenty years ago, it was first shown to the world.
When the Volvo C70 was first unveiled during the Paris Motor Show on 30 September 1996, it was not only the slender body that was brand new. It was Volvo's first 'proper' coupé since the 1800 model, and the first time Volvo had cooperated with engineering firm TWR on a new car. Furthermor...[Read more...]|
|Enhanced Kia Rio set for Paris Show world premiere|
| ||•Enhanced Kia Rio to be unveiled at 2014 Paris Motor Show
•B-segment Kia's makeover gives exterior and cabin a fresh appearance
•Enhanced Rio range on sale in Europe from early 2015
Frankfurt, 29 September 2014 – Kia will celebrate the world premiere of an enhanced Kia Rio at the 2014 Paris Motor Show on 2 October, featuring a number of improvements to maintain the competitiveness of its global best-selling car.
'The Kia Rio was our best-selling vehicle nameplate worldwide in 2013...[Read more...]|
|Enhanced Kia Venga to be revealed at Paris Show|
| ||Refreshed look for upgraded 2015 Kia Venga on car's fifth anniversary
•Compact MPV has a new face and more sophisticated cabin
•New options include integrated 7.0-inch navigation display screen
•Enhanced Venga on sale in Europe from early 2015
Frankfurt, 29 September 2014 – Five years after launching the Kia Venga, Kia will reveal an enhanced version of its popular compact MPV at the 2014 Paris Motor Show on 2 October. The refreshed model features a new-look front and rear, a more s...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW 2015 FORD TRANSIT JOINS THE CAST OF HISTORY'S HIT SERIES 'AMERICAN PICKERS'|
|◾2015 Ford Transit joins the cast of 'American Pickers' on the episode airing April 30 at 9 p.m. EDT/PDT on History
◾The durability and cargo hauling capability of Transit fit the needs of 'American Pickers' as the cast crosses the country in search of forgotten relics and antiques
◾487 cubic feet of cargo volume offers ample space to transport big finds
◾Ford is celebrating by launching a scavenger hunt across the U.S., giving 10 lucky winners the use of a 2015 Transit for two weeks
|TWENTY YEARS SINCE VOLVO MADE ITS DEBUT IN THE BTCC WITH THE 850 ESTATE|
|It is now 20 years since Volvo marked its return to the racetrack – with an estate! The venture would lead to many successful years in the BTCC – including an overall victory in 1998. 'When I signed up for Volvo and TWR around Christmas 1993, I didn't know about the estate plans,' says Rickard Rydell. 'If I'd known, I would probably have hesitated. It was lucky I didn't know!'
Volvo's Back on Track project was tangibly launched in April 1994, when two liveried Volvo 850 estate cars rolled up ...[Read more...]|