|ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK DRIVER TANNER FOUST RETURNS TO PACIFIC NORTHWEST|
|• Tough luck as Volkswagen Beetle crashed out in final|
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. (September 28, 2014) - Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust had a target on his back this weekend as the series returned to the grounds of an old lumber mill near Seattle for the penultimate round of the 2014 Global Rallycross Championship.
Multiple hard hits in competition brought an early end to Foust's race. 'Rallycross is a contact sport and I definitely felt it this weekend,' said Foust. 'A cou...[Read more...]
|Mecum Marathon – Results From Kissimmee 2014|
|Walworth, WI - January 31, 2014 -- The largest collector car auction in the world lived up to its moniker once again with Mecum's Kissimmee, Fla., event, held Jan. 17-26, offering a grand total of 2,750 cars and more than 3,000 items of Road Art throughout the 10 days of heated bidding and hard-hammering sales. Auction sales reached a hefty $63,435,490 in total with 1,759 of the vehicles exchanging hands for a sell-through rate of 64 percent.
Despite nationwide weather conundrums resul...[Read more...]|
|BUILT FORD GREEN: SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS MAKE AMERICA'S BEST-SELLING TRUCK ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY AND TOUGH|
|◾Rice hulls are the latest sustainable material used in Ford F-150; the hulls reinforce plastic used in an electrical harness in 2014 F-150
◾Other eco-friendly materials in F-Series trucks are soybeans and post-industrial recycled cotton – one 2014 Ford F-150 truck uses the equivalent of about 10 pairs of jeans, 26 bath towels or 31 T-shirts as carpet insulation or sound absorber
◾Eco-friendly materials complement fuel efficient F-Series powertrains, including an available 3.5-liter EcoBoost® ...[Read more...]|
|Raw Power Has a Stamp of Its Own Muscle Cars Roar at Spring Classic Auction|
|What do you get when you bring the U.S. Postal Service and Dana Mecum's Original Spring Classic Auction together at the State Fairgrounds — a Muscle Car Extravaganza!
Since it began 26 years ago, Mecum's Spring Classic auction in Indianapolis has featured the largest auction of muscle cars in the world. This year, the Postal Service will celebrate the raw power of the performance vehicle at the Spring Classic event by dedicating five, limited edition stamps featuring iconic muscle cars...[Read more...]|
|RICHARD PETTY DEDICATES MUSCLE CARS FOREVER STAMPS|
|Raw power gets a stamp of its own today as seven-time NASCAR National Champion Richard Petty helps dedicate the America on the Move: Muscle Cars Forever stamps.
Petty, his son Kyle and Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe will dedicate the limited-edition stamps at the Daytona International Speedway where 'The King' won a record seven Daytona 500 Championships.
Typically equipped with big, powerful engines, these high-performance vehicles began roaring across America in the 1960s. The limite...[Read more...]|