|ACURA NSX SUPERCAR CONCEPT TO DEBUT IN VIRTUAL WORLD OF GRAN TURISMO®6 GAME|
|12/06/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. The highly anticipated Acura NSX, in concept form, will fire up its twin-turbocharged engine and innovative new three-motor, torque vectoring Sport Hybrid powertrain in Gran Turismo®6 (GT6), which releases worldwide today. The 'real driving simulator' available exclusively for the PlayStation®3 system gives sports car enthusiasts their first opportunity to get behind the wheel of the next generation Acura NSX Concept.
'Whether in the virtual world of Gran ...[Read more...]|
|2014 Acura ILX Hybrid Adds To Acura Luxury Gateway Sedan Offerings|
|10/15/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif.
The 2014 ILX Hybrid goes on sale today with a manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP1) starting at $28,900. The ILX is the only luxury model on the top ten list of Generation Y car shoppers according to J.D. Power and Associates and the ILX Hybrid offers those shoppers an EPA fuel economy rating of 39 mpg city2. A 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine and an Integrated Motor Assist® electric motor, paired with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), powers th...[Read more...]|
|REVOLUTION OF URBAN MOBILITY. THE NEW BMW i3 - WORLD PREMIERE TO BE STAGED SIMULTANEOUSLY IN THREE CONTINENTS|
|Board members will reveal the BMW Group's first all-electric series-produced vehicle in New York, London and Beijing. Live stream on the internet.
Munich. Good morning New York, hello London, wanshang hao Beijing – at 14.30 Central European Time on Monday, 29 July 2013, these greetings will ring out from megacities in the USA, Europe and Asia to mark the unveiling of the BMW i3 to a global audience. The spectacular premiere for this revolutionary vehicle takes place exactly two years a...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO CAR GROUP ALMOST DOUBLES PRODUCTION OF THE INNOVATIVE V60 PLUG-IN HYBRID|
|The success of the world's first diesel plug-in hybrid, the Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid, continues. Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) is now ramping up production by 90 per cent, just to keep up with the demand.
The increased demand, especially in Holland, Belgium and Italy, means that the Plug-in Hybrid production at Volvo Cars' Torslanda plant in Sweden will be increased continuously from 150 to 282 units per week. All in all, Volvo Cars will produce 7,600 plug-in hybrids in 2013 - and the 2014 tar...[Read more...]|
|1955 MOTORAMA LaSALLES TO DEBUT AT AMELIA|
|The LaSalle show cars built for the 1955 General Motors Motorama will be featured at the 18th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, March 10, 2013. Presented by Chubb Personal Insurance in partnership with the Bortz Auto Collection, Highland, Park, Illinois, the two cars, an unrestored sedan and the newly restored roadster, will be seen in public for the first time in 57 years.
'Joe Bortz has been on the cutting edge of dream car discoveries for over 40 years', commented Bill Warner, Chai...[Read more...]|