|THE McLAREN F1|
|FOR THE DRIVER VITALLY – AS IN ONE OF McLAREN'S WORLD CHAMPION RACING CARS – DRIVER AND VEHICLE BECOME ENTIRELY AS ONE
The primary design consideration for the McLaren F1 has been to make it without reserve 'a driver's car', an extremely high-performance design which advances all conventional boundaries. It combines Formula 1 racing car dynamics with genuine Grand Touring capabilities. ▪ Beginning with its radical and entirely innovative one-plus-two seating configuration, the McLaren...[Read more...]|
|ACURA SPEEDING TOWARD THE BIG APPLE WITH NSX SUPERCAR AND ILX ENDURANCE RACER|
|Mar 30, 2015 - NEW YORK Fresh from its first victory with the Acura TLX GT in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge racing series, Acura will showcase an audacious new ILX endurance race car alongside the new Acura NSX supercar in a display of Acura ultra performance on April 1-12 at the 2015 New York International Auto Show.
Developed to compete head-to-head with other high-performance cars in round-the-clock endurance road racing, the ILX endurance racer features a specially modified eng...[Read more...]|
|All-new Alfa Romeo 4C and New Dodge Charger Win ‘2015 MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Awards'|
|February 12, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - MotorWeek, television's original automotive magazine, today announced that the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C is the winner of the publication's Driver's Choice award for 'Best Performance Car,' and the new 2015 Dodge Charger earned the title of 'Best Sports Sedan.'
Offering driving enthusiasts supercar-level performance, race-derived technology and seductive Italian style, the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C features a state-of-the-art carbon fiber mo...[Read more...]|
|1958 Monaco Grand Prix: An Unlikely Frenchman Steals the Show…Again|
|In 1955, perhaps the most unlikely of drivers would survive the attrition and the beckoning Monaco harbor to claim his only victory in Formula One. Some three years later, and more unlikely than ever to even win a second race at any circuit, the same Frenchman would steal the crown jewel to become just the second man in Formula One history to earn two or more victories on the streets of the principality.
Maurice Trintignant's victory in the chaotic and drama-filled 1955 Monaco Grand Prix was...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN GROUP RECEIVES MOST MODEL-LEVEL SEGMENT AWARDS IN J.D. POWER 2013 APEAL STUDY|
| ||• Volkswagen Group products rank highest in five APEAL segments: one for Audi, two for Porsche, and two for Volkswagen
• Overall, 14 Volkswagen Group models rank in the top three in their respective segments
• Porsche is number one brand overall in the APEAL Index Ranking
• Audi is number two overall, moving up two places from 2012
• Volkswagen is the highest ranked non-premium passenger-car brand
Herndon, VA, Jul 24, 2013 — The brands of the Volkswagen Group were recognized today wh...[Read more...]|