|BUICK TURNS 110: 11 HIGHLIGHTS OF 11 DECADES|
|Buick vehicles today are built in state-of-the-art facilities around the world. The Enclave luxury crossover's Lansing Delta Township plant was the industry's first LEED Gold-certified manufacturing facility. The brand has evolved in many ways since 1903, when the first Buick was hand-built in a small barn behind David Dunbar Buick's Detroit home. Here are 11 top highlights from Buick's first 11 decades:
• Through the end of 2012, Buick has sold more than 43 million vehicles. That's the equiv...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW 2015 CHRYSLER 300 WINS TOP HONOR AS 'CAR OF TEXAS' FROM THE TEXAS AUTO WRITERS ASSOCIATION|
|Dodge, Jeep® and Alfa Romeo Brands Also Win Awards at the Texas Auto Writers 2015 Texas Auto Roundup
◾FCA US vehicles take home the most awards of any manufacturer at the annual competition
◾Chrysler brand wins Car of Texas and Mid-size Car of Texas
◾Dodge brand wins Full-size Sedan of Texas, Performance Coupe of Texas, Performance Sedan of Texas and Best New Feature
◾Jeep® brand wins Performance Utility of Texas
◾Alfa Romeo wins Best Value
◾FCA US brands pull ahead of the pack in h...[Read more...]|
|1931 Cadillac 452A Takes Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance Best In Show|
|VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. (May 4, 2014) – A striking midnight blue 1931 Cadillac 452A owned by 90-year-old Charles Gillet of Lutherville, Md., was awarded the Best in Show at the 2014 Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance at Pinehurst Resort on Sunday.
The car, equipped with a V-16 engine and purchased in 1986 by Gillet and then restored by Pruiett Automotive Restoration, emerged from 119 vintage cars and a strong Class 4 Grand Classics (1925-1948) field to capture the top prize at the second...[Read more...]|
|LAND ROVER'S 2014 RANGE ROVER SPORT NAMED ‘FOUR WHEELER OF THE YEAR' BY FOUR WHEELER MAGAZINE|
|(MAHWAH, N.J.) – December 5, 2013 – The 2014 Range Rover Sport has been crowned the '2014 Four Wheeler of the Year' by Four Wheeler magazine, marking the third time a Land Rover vehicle has won this top honor.
Now in its 41st year, this annual competition, positions the newest 4x4 SUVs against one another in a variety of tests conducted by the Four Wheeler editorial staff, awarding points for performance capability and build. To qualify for the award, the vehicle must be a new model or...[Read more...]|
|WHAT'S YOUR INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC CAR OF THE YEAR?|
|Voting is now open in the Car of the Year category in the International Historic Motoring Awards, in association with EFG International and Octane magazine. To have your say in what should be celebrated in 2012, visit the Car of the Year page on www.historicmotoringawards.com and cast your vote by the closing date of November 9th.
In 2011 the magnificent Porsche Type 64 Rekordwagen belonging to the Prototyp Museum in Hamburg scooped the award and, for 2012, six headline-making cars (or, in o...[Read more...]|
|Vicari Auction Hits $3.4 Million At Biloxi Event|
|Rare 1969 M Code Corvette is Top Sale at $152,000
The Vicari Auction Company announces total sales for their 16th annual Biloxi Auction reached $3.4 million, excluding buyer's premium.
More than 300 vehicles crossed the block during the event, which took place Oct. 12-13, 2012, at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center in Biloxi, Miss.
'We strive to create an entertaining and customer-focused environment for collector car enthusiasts, and this year's record-break...[Read more...]|