|FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 2015: DS AUTOMOBILES ON THE OFFENSIVE WITH THREE WORLD FIRSTS|
|With its DS 4 Crossback Concept, New DS 4 & DS 4 Crossback and the DSV-01 Formula E car, DS Automobiles is on the offensive at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. The DS stand represents a product and technology offensive, with new models and an expanded connectivity offering with the arrival of Apple CarPlay™ on DS Connect. Visitors will also be able to see Baby DS, star of the new DS Connect adverts. See the new brand website www.driveDS.com or www.driveDS.co.uk for all the latest news.
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|A RALLY TO SAVOUR – VOLKSWAGEN FLAT OUT AT THE WRC FINALE IN WALES|
|This finale is one that Volkswagen will thoroughly enjoy: the Rally Great Britain in Wales. Despite having won all the competitions in this year's FIA World Rally Championship (WRC)*, however, Volkswagen will not be taking its foot off the pedal and lines up at the final round of the WRC Season from 14 to 17 November with no less motivation than the team has shown all year. Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F), Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) and Andreas Mikkelsen/Mikko Markkula (N...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST 2013 SALES|
| ||- Best-ever August and year-to-date results for Passat and TDI® Clean Diesels
•Best August and year-to-date for Passat with 10,194 and 76,364 units, respectively
•Jetta Sedan delivered 13,508 units for the month
•Tiguan delivered 2,948 units, marking the best August and year-to-date ever
•High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 30.4 percent of sales in August and 24.3 percent of sales year-to-date, the best August and year-to-date results on record
•Passat TDI sales reach 43.8 ...[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...]|
|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...]|