|NISSAN SET TO EXCITE GOODWOOD CROWDS IN THE UK|
|◾Global debut of NISSAN CONCEPT 2020 Vision Gran Turismo®
◾Olympians Sir Chris Hoy and Jenny Jones and Paralympian Richard Whitehead MBE will greet fans on the stand over the weekend
◾GT-R NISMO GT3 takes on Goodwood track
WEST SUSSEX, England – Fantasy will become reality this weekend when the NISSAN CONCEPT 2020 Vision Grand Turismo® makes its global debut as part of the brand's thrilling and action-packed Goodwood Festival of Speed program.
The covers come off the NISSAN CONCEP...[Read more...]|
|BMW i3, BMW X5 and BMW 3 Series win 'Auto Trophy 2013' awards.|
|Munich. All good things come in threes: BMW picked up three titles at the 'Auto Trophy 2013' - and did so for the third time in succession. This year's winning trio that impressed readers of the automobile magazine 'Auto Zeitung' were the BMW 3 Series, the BMW i3 and the third generation of the BMW X5, all of which attracted the most votes in their respective category. The winners were announced yesterday at a festive award ceremony held at the 'Classic Remise' in Düsseldorf. TV presenter...[Read more...]|
|SUCCESSFUL TEST FOR NISMO GLOBAL DRIVER EXCHANGE DRIVERS AT FUJI SPEEDWAY|
|OYAMA TOWN, Japan – British drivers Alex Buncombe and Jann Mardenborough both made impressive Japanese track debuts on the opening day of the SUPER GT official test, held at Fuji Speedway on August 6 and 7.
Driving the NDDP Racing-entered Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3, the pair of NISMO Global Driver Exchange drivers was immediately on the pace, setting assertively-quick times within their first handful of laps behind the wheel of the GT300 machine.
Alongside the day's regular driver Kazuki...[Read more...]|
|BMW GROUP POSTS BEST EVER APRIL GLOBAL SALES|
| ||- 155,419 vehicles sold last month, an increase of 6.8%
- Highest sales in first four months with 603,619 vehicles
- Strong gains in Asia and the Americas
Munich. The BMW Group continued on its successful course in April with an increase of 6.8% in sales. A total of 155,419 (prev. yr. 145,541) BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles were sold worldwide last month. Over the past four months the number of deliveries climbed 5.7% to a new all-time high of 603,619 vehicles (prev. yr. 571,084).
|GT Academy Program on a High at Nürburgring|
|As the number of European entries into the Nissan PlayStation GT Academy 2012 competition soared to well over 500,000 this weekend, two previous Academy graduates were demonstrating why the gamer-to-racer competition continues to grow in scale and reputation.
Both Lucas Ordoñez, the first ever winner of the innovative competition back in 2008, and Briton Jann Mardenborough, 2011 winner, were in action behind the wheel of two very real Nissan GT-Rs at Germany's famous Nürburgring over the wee...[Read more...]|