|CHEVROLET TO SHOW CHAPARRAL VISION GRAN TURISMO CONCEPT|
|• Boundary-pushing, Chevy-powered race cars changed motorsports design|
DETROIT – When racers Jim Hall and Hap Sharp founded Chaparral Cars in 1962, few could have guessed how they would shake up the conformities of the racing world – and fundamentally change it.
Through pioneering applications of aerodynamics and aerospace technology, and a partnership with Chevrolet Research and Development, Chaparral Cars advanced the science of racing cars. It also triumphed on the track o...[Read more...]
|GREEN FLAG FLIES FOR NISSAN GT ACADEMY SEASON 3 ON JULY 2|
|◾Download free demo of Sony's new Gran Turismo 6® for PlayStation®3 to enter
◾Top 32 gamers go head-to-head; fastest will advance to Silverstone, England competition
◾Nissan GT Academy will air on Spike TV in November
FRANKLIN, Tenn. - The wait is almost over and the green flag is about to drop signaling the start of a 26-day competition...[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...]|
|NISSAN LAUNCHES NEW ERA FOR NISMO AS ITS GLOBAL PERFORMANCE CAR AND MOTORSPORTS BRAND|
|•Redeveloped global headquarters in Yokohama heralds new era for NISMO
•NISMO to create a range of affordable performance Nissan models from small cars to flagship sports cars
•Juke NISMO is the first, followed by new 2014 370Z NISMO
•New GT-R NISMO confirmed, the ultimate Nissan performance supercar
•Nissan's global motorsports program to be managed by NISMO
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today kicked off a new era for NISMO, confirming it as Nissan's exclusive global performance car and mot...[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...]|