|RYAN REED GATHERS FIRST CAREER WIN IN MUSTANG AT DAYTONA|
|MUSTANG WINS INAUGURAL NASCAR XFINITY SERIES RACE BY CARRYING RYAN REED TO THE FIRST VICTORY OF HIS NASCAR CAREER AS ROUSH FENWAY RACING FINISHES ONE-TWO
◾Ryan Reed won his first race in one of NASCAR's top three touring series by taking the checkered flag in today's inaugural NASCAR XFINITY Series event.
◾The win is Ford's 220th NASCAR XFINITY Series victory and the first for Roush Fenway Racing at Daytona International Speedway.
◾Reed is the 37th different driver to win a NASCAR XFIN...[Read more...]|
|BONHAMS 3RD ANNUAL SCOTTSDALE AUCTION THE BEST YET, WITH MULTIPLE RECORDS MADE, STRONG SELL-THROUGH RATE AND NEARLY $25-MILLION ACHIEVED|
|Bonhams' third annual auction during the Scottsdale Car Week was a smashing success, nearly doubling last year's total and quadrupling that of the first year.
Held on Thursday, January 16th under warm and clear desert skies at the beautiful Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, the anticipated auction exceeded pre-sale expectations. Buyers from around the world filled the sales tent to capacity with many more bidders participating online and by telephone.
The viewing atmosphere on the lawns was re...[Read more...]|
|GM GETS STEAMY WITH DETROIT RENEWABLE ENERGY|
|DETROIT – General Motors and Detroit Renewable Energy today announced a renewable energy project to turn solid municipal waste from Metro Detroit into process steam that will be used to heat and cool portions of GM's Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant.
When the project is operational, 58 percent of the plant's energy needs will come from renewable energy, making Detroit-Hamtramck the top GM facility in the world by percentage of renewable energy used.
'We have 107 landfill-free facili...[Read more...]|
|SEMA SHOW: MOTHERS® SHINE AWARD PRESENTED TO 1969 FORD TORINO TALLADEGA 'GPT SPECIAL'|
|Everything is bigger and brighter in Las Vegas, NV and here at the SEMA Show the Mothers® Shine Award is one of the brightest and most coveted achievements within the car builders' community. As always, the 13th annual edition of the Shine Award was selected from, no less than, hundreds of the world's premier cars on display at the most anticipated aftermarket industry event of the year. An international panel of respected members of the automotive world, including seasoned builders, paint speci...[Read more...]|
|FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR HISTORICS|
|• Stanley Steamer takes centre stage for spring sale|
Brooklands will provide the backdrop for the ultimate MPV – built long before the category was even invented – when a 1917 20hp Stanley Mountain Wagon crosses the 'block' on Saturday March 9th for Historics' spring sale.
Having sold their dry plate photographic business to Eastman Kodak, twin brothers Francis E. Stanley and Freelan O. Stanley decided to set up the Stanley Motor Carriage Company in order to manufacture steam powe...[Read more...]