|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...]|
|THREE NISSAN GT ACADEMY CHAMPIONS CONTINUE JOURNEY FROM GAMER TO RACER IN USA COMPETITION|
|NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Continuing their Nissan GT Academy journey, three champions – Steve Doherty, Lucas Ordóñez and Bryan Heitkotter – will take on some of the most intense U.S.-based sports car racing this August.
America's 2012 GT Academy champion Doherty and 2008 European GT Academy champ Ordóñez will drive Nissan 370Z NISMOs at Pirelli World Challenge events at Mid-Ohio on August 3-4 and at Sonoma on August 23-24, while 2011 U.S. winner Heitkotter will join the Doran Racing team to p...[Read more...]|
|Porsche Debuts Plug-In Panamera At Auto Shanghai|
|Today Porsche is celebrating the world premiere of the 2014 Panamera at Auto Shanghai, the Asian market's leading auto show. The centerpiece of the show for Porsche is the appearance of the new Panamera S E-Hybrid, the first plug-in hybrid offering from the German automaker. Also making their debut are two luxurious Executive versions for the Panamera 4S and Panamera Turbo, which feature an extended wheelbase and a completely new 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 engine. With this launch, the Panamera l...[Read more...]|
|Joe Bortz to Host Historic Dream Car Discussion Panel|
|Dream car collector and historian Joe Bortz has prepared a special treat for participants at the 40th Annual Pontiac-Oakland Club International Convention in St. Charles Illinois, this coming July 17-21. In addition to bringing his four historic Pontiac Dream Cars, he has also assembled a panel, conisisting of two noted designers, a retired engineer and two veteran authors to examine the topic of Pontiac's early concept vehicles. The panel discussion will be held on Friday, July 20th at 1...[Read more...]|