|A GREAT HONOR FOR VOLKSWAGEN IN TOKYO: THE GOLF IS NOW 'CAR OF THE YEAR' IN JAPAN AS WELL|
| ||• The Golf is the first imported car to win Japan's top award |
• Germany's No. 1 scores 504 out of 600 points - a new record
Wolfsburg / Tokyo - The Golf is 'Car of the Year 2013/14' in Japan. Thus, for the first time in the 34-year history of this prestigious award a foreign car has beaten the local competition. Particularly impressive was the score awarded by the 60-strong jury to the latest generation Golf, which has been available in Japan only since 25th June: 50...[Read more...]
|DOUBLE IN SIGHT: VOLKSWAGEN COULD CLINCH THE MANUFACTURERS' TITLE IN SPAIN|
|The confetti cannons have already gone off once. But now Volkswagen could pull off its next coup in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). Having won the Drivers' and Co-Drivers' Championships* in France, the factory team from Wolfsburg could now also clinch the manufacturers' title at the forthcoming Rally Spain (24–27 October). The maths is simple: if either the new World Champions Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) or their Volkswagen team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN...[Read more...]|
|50 years ago: Eugen Böhringer drove the ‘Pagoda' to victory in the 1963 Spa–Sofia–Liège rally|
|• Second overall victory in succession for Mercedes-Benz at the 90-hour rally
• The then new SL model series W 113 impressively displayed its sporting credentials
Stuttgart – From Belgium to Bulgaria and back, 5,500 kilometres in 90 hours: from 27 to 31 August 1963, Eugen Böhringer drove the red Mercedes-Benz 230 SL (W 113) day and night, hurtling through narrow passes and along distant motorways. Together with co-driver Klaus Kaiser, he secured overall victory in the 'Marathon de la ...[Read more...]|
|2014 Honda Odyssey Arrives At Dealers July 2 Delivering More Value To Customers With Refreshed Styling|
|06/25/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. The 2014 Honda Odyssey minivan arrives at Honda dealerships nationwide on July 2, refreshed with a host of powertrain, styling, interior, feature and safety upgrades, all designed to meet the needs of today's family. Key changes to the 2014 Odyssey minivan include the addition of a standard 6-speed automatic transmission on all trims resulting in class-leading fuel-economy ratings, enhanced safety equipment, cleaner front and rear exterior styling, plus revis...[Read more...]|
|Breaking news from Coys|
|1966 AC Shelby Cobra - Now selling at No Reserve!
Coys are pleased to announce that a 1966 AC Shelby Cobra will now be selling at No Reserve later today at the Autosport International show at the NEC in Birmingham.
Featured on the front cover of Classic & Sportscar magazine in September 2012, this Cobra is beautifully presented in Rangoon Red paintwork with black leather upholstery and hood and tan tonneau and sidescreens, and the car still displays a delightful patina. The 427ci b...[Read more...]|