|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...]|
|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...]|
|NORRA PARTNERS WITH GENERAL TIRE MINT 400 FOR SECOND ANNUAL VINTAGE OFF-ROAD 'SHOW N' SHINE'|
|(Agua Dolce, CA): With huge crowds and the sparkling neon of historic downtown Las Vegas serving as a vibrant backdrop, off-road racing history is set to come alive once again at the 2014 General Tire Mint 400 thanks to an extended agreement between the National Off Road Racing Association (NORRA) and organizers of one of the world's most famousoff-road races.
For the second consecutive year, NORRA will help organize a special Mint 400 vintage off-road 'Show N' Shine' on Friday, Marc...[Read more...]|
|The Most Valuable Road-Going Car in Auction History Sells at RM Auctions' Historic $125,000,000 Monterey Sale|
|• During a weekend sale that will surely go down in collector car auction history, RM grosses in excess of $125,000,000 as a total of 120 vehicles cross the podium on the Monterey Peninsula, breaking the world record for the highest sales total for a collector car auction
• 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4*S N.A.R.T. Spider sells for an astounding $27,500,000 making it the most valuable road-going car ever sold at public auction and the second most expensive car in auction history
• Additionally, 26 lot...[Read more...]|