|ARLINGTON 10 MILLION CELEBRATION ADDS TO SUBURBAN'S LEGACY|
|• 2015 marks 80 years of the original, sport utility vehicle|
DALLAS – In 1935, the Hoover Dam was completed, Elvis Presley was born, and canned beer first graced backyard barbeques across America. It was also the year the Chevrolet Suburban was introduced.
No other vehicle has been in continuous production as long as the Suburban. A black 2015 Suburban was the 10 millionth vehicle built at GM's Arlington Assembly Center, which has been the home of the Suburban and other Gen...[Read more...]
|VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST 2014 SALES|
| ||August sales total 35,181 units
• The all-new Golf delivered 1,773 units for the month, marking a 17.3 percent increase in sales for the model over the previous August
• The Golf GTI delivered 2,026 units, a 46.7 percent increase
• Passat delivered 9,190 units for the month
• Jetta sedan delivered 13,406 units for the month
• Tiguan delivered 2,151 units for the month
• High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 8,182 units, representing 23.3 percent of sales in August
• Year-to...[Read more...]|
|2015 MURANO DESIGN SETS A NEW STANDARD|
|YOKOHAMA, Japan – To the design team tasked with creating an all-new third generation Nissan Murano, one thing was perfectly clear: Nothing less than a return to the original's 'wow' factor would be acceptable.
The new Murano was subjected to three times the normal wind tunnel testing, eventually resulting in a 0.31 coefficient of drag – the same as many sports cars. The 0.31 Cd is projected to be among the best in the midsize crossover segment.
While exploring ways to give the new ...[Read more...]|
|Design takes center stage with launch of stunning all-new 2015 Nissan Murano crossover|
|– Resonance Concept's Breathtaking Design Comes to Life in Flagship Crossover –
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – To the design team tasked with creating an all-new third generation Nissan Murano, one thing was perfectly clear: Nothing less than a return to the original's 'Wow' factor would be acceptable.
The 2003 Murano more than pushed the boundaries of design, it set the tone for the emerging crossover segment with a sense of elegance and style previously reserved for luxury nameplates....[Read more...]|
|BUICK DELIVERS BEST RETAIL SALES YEAR SINCE 2006|
| ||• Sales up 80 percent over three consecutive years of growth|
DETROIT – Buick retail sales for 2012 were up 6 percent over 2011 and at the highest level in six years, giving the brand its third consecutive year of retail sales gains. Buick total sales increased 2 percent in 2012 and were the highest since 2007.
Retail sales, which are sales to individual customers, are up a combined 80 percent since 2010.
Buick's retail sales were also up for the eighth consecutive month...[Read more...]