|BUILDING GREENER PASTURES: TOYOTA TAPS SUSTAINABLE DESIGN FIRM CORGAN FOR NEW NORTH AMERICAN HEADQUARTERS|
| ||Plano, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 – It's official. Dallas-based Corgan will be Toyota's lead architect for its new North American headquarters campus in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
'After a search that included some of the finest architectural firms in the world, we are thrilled to welcome Corgan as designers of our North American headquarters in Plano, Texas,' said Doug Beebe, corporate manager of Administrative Services at Toyota. 'Corgan is a world-class firm that has designed man...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN TAKES HOLISTIC APPROACH TO E-MOBILITY WITH LAUNCH FOR ULTRA LOW CARBON CAR|
|Aug 5, 2014
• Volkswagen partners with 3Degrees® to purchase carbon offsets in California and around the United States to cover certain greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with 2015 e-Golf models
• SunPower® selected as VW's official solar energy partner, providing eligible e-Golf® owners the opportunity to achieve the electricity savings and power management capabilities of its high performance solar solutions
• Bosch Automotive Service Solutions® selected as VW's preferred home...[Read more...]|
|ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS APPOINTS NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR FOR MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA AND SOUTH AMERICA|
| ||Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced the appointment of Brett Soso as Regional Director for the Middle East, Africa and South America. Soso replaces Geoffrey Briscoe who is returning to Australia.
Soso (42) who is a South African joins Rolls-Royce Motor Cars from a very successful career in the highly competitive automobile retailing industry in South Africa.
Speaking from the Home of Rolls-Royce in Goodwood, in the UK, CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös said, 'Geoff Briscoe has made a substantial c...[Read more...]|
|Techno Classica 2014: more than 30 racing cars to celebrate 120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history|
|•Cars that were the heroes of magical moments put their stamp on this high-powered, most comprehensive show presentation
•With more than 30 vehicles, Mercedes-Benz Classic presents motor racing history in all its unique breadth and depth
•120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor sport in the focus of the leading international classic motor show
120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history have produced a timeline of extraordinary victories which since 1894 also stand for outstanding innovations ...[Read more...]|
|JAGUAR EXPANDS POWERTRAIN CHOICE WITH TWO ADDITIONAL FORCED-INDUCTION PETROL ENGINES|
|As Jaguar expands its product offer in key global markets it is introducing two additional petrol units to its range to enhance customer choice; the new 3.0-litre V6 Supercharged Petrol, and the 2.0-litre I4 Turbocharged Petrol.
Adrian Hallmark, Global Brand Director, Jaguar Cars, said: 'Jaguar currently has its strongest range of products for several decades. Our continued growth is dependent on two things; activating the awareness of the brand, and expanding our range to enable us to access...[Read more...]|