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1958 Lincoln Continental Mark III
The 1958 Lincoln was longer, wider, and heavier than any American production car ever built. It was designed to make a statement. For the convertibles, the rear glass was electrically controlled and the entire unit folded well forward of the trunk.
Chevrolet'S Tips And Tricks For Surviving Pothole Season
DETROIT – Now that spring is in full swing, icy roads are a thing of the past, leaving behind pothole filled roads that can damage your vehicle and cost you money.
While rough road conditions seem unavoidable this time of year, Chevrolet engineers have developed the following tips and tric
1936 Delage D6-70
Car design, especially during those early years of the 20th century, was certainly an art form. And one of those that had an 'eye' for beautiful lines was Louis Delage. And perhaps none were more beautiful and elegant than his early designs. However, even as the company teetered on the brink of bankruptcy, the company would continue to produce some truly remarkable pieces of art, including the D6-70.
2017 Kia Cadenza Achieves Top Safety Pick Plus Rating From The Insurance Institute For Highway Safety
Advanced Driver Assistance Features Earn Second-Generation Cadenza Prestigious Safety Award
IRVINE, Calif., April 25, 2017 – The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has awarded its highest designation possible, Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+), to the 2017 Kia Cadenza, when equ
Peugeot To Launch Expert Long And Crew Van Models At The 2017 Cv Show
•PEUGEOT unveils longest Expert van variant
•Expert Crew van makes debut at the CV Show
•Professional range and specialist conversions join the display
The longest version of the PEUGEOT New Expert van, the New Expert Long, will make its CV Show debut on the PEUGEOT Stand (Hall 5 stand D60) on
Peugeot Joins CV Show Photo-Call Showing Euro-6 LCVS Ready For Essential Work
•PEUGEOT lines up in CV Show Euro-6 specialist photo-call
•PEUGEOT Royal Mail van illustrates role played by LCVs
A record number of new vans were registered during 2016, the year when the stringent Euro-6 exhaust emission limits were introduced for LCVs. In all, 375,687 new LCVs were registered
Citroën Brings Complete Dispatch Van Range To CV Show
Following the International launch of the Citroën Dispatch at the CV Show in 2016, Citroën will display Dispatch vans in all three available lengths at the CV Show this year, including the latest model to join the range, the Dispatch XL, displayed in Enterprise trim at the show.
The New Citroën D
Citroën Launches Latest Relay 'Ready To Run' Car Transporter At The CV Show
The Citroën Relay-based 'Ready to Run' range of ready-bodied conversions is being enhanced at the CV Show with the addition of a new car transporter conversion built by conversions specialist Advanced KFS. Based on the Relay 'Back-to-Back' cab, which can be used for a wide variety of custom-built co
New Jaguar XF Sportbrake Teased On Centre Court At Wimbledon
•Jaguar teases sporty lines of the new XF Sportbrake
•Dynamic new premium estate sits alongside sedan stablemate to extend XF range with added practicality
•Jaguar XF Sportbrake will be revealed this summer
•Jaguar is official car partner for The Championships at Wimbledon 2017
Super Lightweight Porsche 911 Leichtbau To Pack A Punch At Auction
•Rare, limited edition 1993 Porsche 911 Turbo S Leichtbau for auction at Silverstone Auctions' May Sale.
•One of only 86 examples made to a light-weight specification with enhanced engine output.
•To be offered at auction on 13th May with a sale estimate of £475,000 to £575,000.
McLaren Toronto Named McLaren Automotive North American Retailer Of The Year 2016
•McLaren Toronto crowned McLaren North American Retailer of the Year 2016
•Awards recognize outstanding customer service and business performance
•McLaren Global Retailer of the Year 2016 due to be announced later this year
McLaren Toronto has been named the North American Retailer of the Year
McLaren Glasgow Named McLaren Automotive European Retailer Of The Year For The Second Consecutive Year
•McLaren Glasgow crowned McLaren European Retailer of the Year 2016, repeating its 2015 success
•Awards recognise outstanding customer service and business performance
•McLaren Global Retailer of the Year due to be announced later this year.
McLaren Glasgow has been named McLaren European Retai
Nissan Announces U.S. Pricing For New 2017 Rogue Sport
•New 2017 Rogue Sport features a starting MSRP of $21,4201
•'Right sized' Rogue Sport slots just under popular 2017 Rogue, Nissan's #1 selling vehicle in the U.S., and further expands Nissan's extensive SUV lineup
•5-passenger Rogue Sport designed for conquering everyday urban adventures, includes
Surge In Exports Makes Ford Mustang Best-Selling Sports Car On The Planet For 2016
•Ford Mustang, top-selling sports car in the U.S. over the last 50 years, became best-selling sports car in the world in 2016, according to Ford analysis of IHS Markit global automotive registration data in the sports car segment
•International markets fuel Mustang sales growth in 2016, with global
Kelley Blue Book Names Accord Hybrid As A 10 Best Hybrid Car For Earth Day 2017
TORRANCE, Calif. – The 2017 Accord Hybrid has been recognized as one of the Kelley Blue Book's 2017 10 Best Hybrid Cars Under $40,000. Refreshed for the 2017 model year, the Accord Hybrid features the next-generation of Honda's two-motor hybrid powertrain and is the most fuel efficient and mo
Nissan Sets Up New Unit To Boost Nismo Road Car Business
YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has set up a new unit to expand its NISMO road car business by making a greater range of models available to customers in more markets.
The NISMO Cars Business Department is part of Autech Japan, Inc., a Nissan group company that makes converted veh
Subaru Driver Travis Pastrana Wins The 2017 Oregon Trail Rally
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru Rally Team USA driver Travis Pastrana held off teammate David Higgins to win the 2017 Oregon Trail Rally held near Portland, Oregon. For a second year in a row, the factory duo finished 1-2 overall. Pastrana and co-driver Robbie Durant lead from the first stage in t
Bolt EV Owners Drive 4.5 Million Miles
One Owner Drives 310 Miles in Single, Continuous Trip
DETROIT — Chevrolet reported today that 3,492 Bolt EV owners in the United States have driven a cumulative 4,570,300 miles as of April 2, 2017 since the vehicle went on sale in December 2016. These all-electric miles have resulte
Acura Joins Forces With Trombone Shorty Foundation To Support Future Of Music Education In New Orleans
•Playing it Forward' video from Acura offers inside look at Trombone Shorty Foundation: https://youtu.be/iuKz3OMiOUY
•Acura investment in NOLA's music community includes 18th year with Jazz Fest, sponsorship of 'Shorty Fest 2017' and 'Trad Fridays' at New Orleans Center for Creative Arts
Ford Fund, Michigan Women's Foundation Unveil New Program To Empower Female Social Entrepreneurs
•Ford Motor Company Fund and the Michigan Women's Foundation kick off Ford Empower-HER to boost female entrepreneurs and help improve people's lives
•Ford Empower-HER will feature a business competition with $50,000 shared among the winners to support their goals for a sustainable enterprise with c
Rolling With The Rookies Presented By Hyundai Gives Fans An Insider's Look At The Road To The NFL
Hyundai Releases Four Mini-Documentaries Highlighting the Individual Draft Stories of Mitchell Trubisky, O.J. Howard, Mike Williams and Haason Reddick
Each Player Collaborated with Marcus Rivero, aka SolesBySir, to Design a Custom Wrap for a Hyundai Santa Fe
FCA Delivering Additional 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Minivans To Waymo's Self-Driving Program
April 25, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US LLC announced today that Waymo will add 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to expand its self-driving program. FCA previously delivered 100 minivans, modified for self-driving, to Waymo during the second half of 2016. Production of the addition
New Film: Aston Martin Dna Unleashed At New St Athan Plant
•Aston Martin sports cars appear in film for the first time at St Athan in Wales
•New film celebrates marque's 104-year history with £65M of Aston Martin cars
•Work underway on redeveloping site into a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility
25 April 2017, Gaydon: The Aston Martin Vulcan
Mg Motor UK Expands National Network With Tyneside Dealer Appointment
MG Motor UK has further expanded its national dealer network with the appointment of Henson Motor Group. Trading under the name 'Newcastle MG', the Benton-based business is widely regarded as one of the UK's fastest-growing new and used car supermarkets.
Taking on the MG franchise from March 2017
All-New 2018 Honda Odyssey Minivan Begins Mass Production In Alabama
More than 1,500 associates at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama (HMA) today celebrated the start of mass production of the all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan, slated to go on-sale this spring at Honda dealerships nationwide. HMA is the exclusive manufacturer of the family-friendly Odyssey – the most po
Nissan Earns More Awards Than Any Other Manufacturer In 12Th Annual Vincentric 'Best Fleet Value In America' Awards
•Nissan tops prestigious fleet value list for second consecutive year
•Seven Nissan models repeat as winners, with popular NV 200 named as 'Best Fleet Value Small Commercial Cargo Van' for fourth time
•Nissan LEAF, America's best-selling electric vehicle in the world, takes 'Best Fleet Value Elect
Cadillac Racing Heading To VIR For First Pirelli World Challenge Sprintx Weekend
Taylor brothers join team, O'Connell first race ever at VIR
Cadillac V-Performance Racing drivers Michael Cooper (Syosset, N.Y), Johnny O'Connell (Flowery Branch, Ga.), Jordan Taylor (Orlando, Fla.) and Ricky Taylor (Apopka, Fla.) are ready for the first Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Sprin
1948 Chrysler Town and Country
Chrysler introduced the Town and Country line for their post-war selection, featuring sedans and convertibles. This body style was the most memorable of all the Chryslers with its name coming from the combination of the steel front end representing 'Town' and the wood paneled rear portion resembling 'Country.'
2017 Honda Civic Type R Sets New Front-Wheel Drive Lap Record At Nürburgring
•Time-attack attempt at Nürburgring sets time of 7min 43.8sec
•All-new Civic Type R's engine produces 320 PS and 400Nm of torque
•Advanced aerodynamics deliver best-in-class balance between lift and drag
•New Civic Type R to be built in Swindon, UK; European sales start in summer 2017
Ford Confirms First Fleets To Join The Transit Plug-In Hybrid Van 'Cleaner Air For London' Trial This Autumn
•Dunton-developed Ford Transit plug-in hybrid vans are capable of full electric operation for most inner-city use
•Five fleets selected in first wave of confirmed participants in the Ford Transit plug-in hybrid van trial
•New London-based Ford Smart Mobility trial designed to explore how vans coul
World Champion Ekström Wins In Portugal As Well
•Mattias Ekström wins second World RX round in Montalegre
•Defending World Champion remains unbeaten in 2017 season
•Ekström: 'One of the most hard fought wins in my rallycross career'
Everything continues to run according to plan for Mattias Ekström and his EKS team in the FIA World Rallycros
The C3 WRCs Head For Familiar Surroundings
One of the highlights of the WRC season, Rally Argentina is eagerly anticipated by the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT. Ten-time winners in South America, the Red Army is determined to defend its fantastic record with its Citroën C3 WRCs, driven by Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle and Craig Breen/Scott Martin.
New Motability Offers On The Updated Volkswagen Golf
•Enhanced styling and the latest technology included
•Volkswagen's best seller is enhanced across the range
•New Golf SE 1.0-litre available with no advance payment
Milton Keynes, 24 April 2017 – Volkswagen's updated Golf has joined the Motability scheme. Customers can now order Volkswag
Sébastien Loeb Steers His Peugeot 208 WRX To Second Place In Portugal
Round 2 of the 2017 FIA World Rallycross Championship saw Sébastien Loeb earn Team Peugeot Hansen's first podium finish of the season in front of packed grandstands at sunny Montalegre, Portugal.
•Portugal's round of the 2017 FIA World Rallycross Championship turned out to be an emotional r
Ford Offers Transit With New Six-Speed Auto Transmission
•Transit and Transit Custom six-speed automatics make UK debut at Birmingham CV Show
•Ford launches latest Transit Custom Sport Van as well as all-new Transit Courier Sport Van
•Ford recorded highest ever commercial vehicle (CV) sales of 118,000 in 2016 and 51 years of CV sales leadership in the U
The 5Th Generation, On The Move
First sensations at the wheel of the new Ibiza
•More spacious and greater stability, main benefits of the new SEAT Ibiza thanks to the Volkswagen Group's MQB A0 platform
•This dynamic, versatile car adapts to all kinds of roads
•The interior features an 8 inch touchscreen
One-Millionth Mazda Mx-5 Returns To Japan After Its World Tour
•The one-millionth Mazda MX-5 returned to Hiroshima on the 7th April after a 12-month world tour.
•As it travelled the globe it has been signed by more than 10,000 MX-5 fans.
•A unique milestone in the history of the world's best-selling two-seater sports car.
Mazda Motor Corporation announced
Mitsubishi Motors To Launch New Svp (Special Vehicle Projects) Programme At 2017 Commercial Vehicle Show
CIRENCESTER – Mitsubishi Motors in the UK will launch its new SVP (Special Vehicle Projects) programme with the debut of the Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian SVP at the 2017 Commercial Vehicle Show, held at the NEC, Birmingham April 25 - 27.
Designed to provide Mitsubishi customers with exclusiv
Alfa Romeo Showcases Prestigious Racing Heritage At 101st Targa Florio
•World's oldest automotive race took place over three stages through the scenic landscape of Sicily, Italy from 20th- 23rd April
•Drawing from its extensive collection at the Museo Storico, Alfa Romeo raced iconic models from its 1960s collection, including the Giulietta SZ, Giulia Sprint GTA, Giul
Pritchett And Capps Give Mopar And Dodge Third 2017 Nitro Double-Up In Houston, Helms Wins Stock In Dodge Challenger
Pritchett and Capps Give Mopar and Dodge Third 2017 Nitro Double-Up in Houston, Helms Wins Stock in Dodge Challenger
•Leah Pritchett takes third Top Fuel win of year and fourth of her career in Papa John's Pizza/Mopar Pennzoil Dragster at 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals
Mopar driver Ron C
1959 Chevrolet Corvette Scaglietti Coupe
Primarily known for their coachwork on Ferrari race cars, Scaglietti handcrafted just three Corvette Italias in collaboration with Gary Laughlin, Jim Hall and Carroll Shelby. The Italia was intended to be produced in limited numbers, and would have competed in the same market as high-performance European sports cars, but General Motors declined to support the project. Shelby later turned to Ford for backing, but was also declined, although he eventually collaborated with them on the Shelby Cobra and Shelby Mustang.
Changing The Game: Toyota Employees Earn National 'Women In Manufacturing' Award
Honorees recognized in Wash., D.C., at annual event celebrating women who have demonstrated excellence in manufacturing
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (April 21, 2017) – At a reception in Washington, D.C., Thursday, The Manufacturing Institute recognized 130 recipients of the Women in Manufacturing
One Chip At A Time: How One Engineer's Innovation Has Ford Now Recycling 20 Million Pounds Of Aluminum A Month
•Chip Conrad, a Ford stamping engineer, led the design of an expansive closed-loop recycling system that enables the company to reduce waste, save energy and improve sustainability
•Americans are pretty good at recycling things found in their homes – lead-acid batteries, cardboard boxes, soup cans,
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Rondine Pininfarina
In the early 1960s when many manufacturers were switching to a unitary chassis, the fiberglass-bodied Corvette was a popular subject for Europe's coachbuilders. At the 1963 Paris Auto Show, Pininfarina launched this Corvette-based, steel-bodied Rondine Coupe commissioned by Chevrolet. The car featured a 327 cubic-inch, 360 hp V8 with a 4-speed transmission and power brakes. This historically significant prototype has been stored and persevered at the Pininfarina Museum in Italy for almost 45 years and has been shown only on very few occasions. It was finally sold earlier in 2008. 2008 was its first appearance at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.
1949 Cadillac Series 62 Coachcraft Coupe
Cadillac hit its post-World War II stride in 1949 with a new overhead-valve V8 engine an advertisement called 'its greatest engineering achievement in 45 years.' The new V8, which was in production for 14 years, powered nearly two million Cadillac's and greatly improved performance.
RM Sotheby's Stars in Exclusive Television Documentary Series 'Million Dollar Car Hunters'
• RM Sotheby's features in a unique, ten-part television documentary series; show provides 'never-before-seen' glimpse inside the world's leading collector car auction house
• Produced by Waddell Media and a co-commission by BBC Worldwide and Channel 4 for BBC Worldwide's global channels, the 'fly
New GT And GT Sport Models Spearhead Updated Mazda2 Range
◾Starting from £12,695 the revised eight-model Mazda2 range goes on sale from 1st June 2017.
◾Updates include introduction of Mazda's G-Vectoring technology and improved refinement.
◾Range-topping 90ps GT and 115ps GT Sport feature extra equipment and unique colour choices.
Mazda has announced
LaFerrari Aperta To Lead Ferrari 70Th Anniversary UK Tour
London, 21 April 2017 – The LaFerrari Aperta will lead the Ferrari 70th Anniversary UK Tour which takes place from June to September at various locations around the country. The LaFerrari Aperta will headline Ferrari's presence at the Goodwood Festival of Speed from 29 June to 02 July, leadin
Goodwood To Celebrate 70 Years Of Ferrari At The 2017 Festival Of Speed
An absolute highlight of this summer's Goodwood Festival of Speed Presented by Mastercard will be a glittering array of at least 70 significant Ferraris, as the legendary Maranello marque celebrates the 70th anniversary of its founding by il commendatore, Enzo Ferrari, in 1947.
From Thursday June
Goodwood Festival Of Speed 'Peaks Of Performance – Motorsport's Game-Changers'
The 2017 Festival of Speed Presented by Mastercard, will take place from June 29th to July 2nd.
Amongst a glittering array of cars and motorcycles from around the world, this year the festival will celebrate racing machines that were so fast, powerful, expensive or complicated that the rules had
Renault Delivers Ten Twizys To America's Cup Challenger Groupama Team France
◾Ten Renault Twizys will be supplied to Groupama Team France
◾The French Team has set up base in Bermuda for the final stage of its preparation to the 35th America's Cup starting on 26th May
◾Renault Twizy is the best-selling all-electric vehicle in the Latin American region, which includes Bermud
Barons' 2017 First Quarter Market Report
The first in a series of quarterly market reports from Tim Gascoigne, Auction Manager for Barons' Classic Car Auctioneers (www.barons-auctions.com ).
2016 – a brief review
2016 was a testing year for many classic car auctions houses, and for the market in general. The combination
Mercedes-Benz Energy Ready To Deliver Energy Storage Units In The UK
Mercedes-Benz Energy is ready for the delivery of the first energy storage units for residential use to homeowners in the UK.
Originally developed for the rigorous demands of automotive operation, the Mercedes-Benz energy storage units are lithium-ion batteries that meet the very highest safety a
Fiat Professional Fit And Raring To Go With Gym-Themed CV Show Stand
The full line-up of Fiat Professional vehicles feature in a 'gym-themed' stand at this year's Commercial Vehicle Show, in Birmingham.
The award-winning commercial vehicle arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK will show the following vehicles on a purpose-built exhibit stand (G80, hall 5) which fea
It's A Plumb Job: Volkswagen To Celebrate 'Hug A Plumber Day' At CV Show
With April 25 marking national 'Hug A Plumber Day' and the start of the CV Show, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will be using its presence at the show to demonstrate its appreciation of this most important of trades.
National 'Hug A Plumber Day' (#NationalHugaPlumberDay) encourages everyone in th
Under Pressure: Submissions Due For FCA US 2017 'Drive For Design' Contest
•Student entries must be submitted by Friday, April 28, 2017, via www.FCAdrivefordesign.com
•Drive for Design contest invites all U.S. high school students in grades 10-12 to design a Dodge vehicle 30 years in the future
•$50,000 scholarship to Lawrence Technological University awarded to first-p
New University Of Michigan Robotics Building To Be Named After Ford Motor Company
The University of Michigan announced Thursday a new state-of-the-art robotics laboratory on its Ann Arbor campus will be named in honor of Ford Motor Company following the automaker's $15 million donation, which is also expected to help speed the completion of the $75 million building.
Matt Cresci Ready For The Challenges Of Professional Life In The Mazda MX-5 Cup
IRVINE, Calif. (April 20, 2017) – Matt Cresci spent four years balancing life as a student at Santa Clara University, and as a Mazda club racer. Now, Cresci has graduated from both, and is looking at ever bigger challenges and opportunities. This coming weekend will see Cresci make his prof
FCA US Recruits 50 Schools To Train Next Generation Of Dealership Service Technicians
•More than 100 training facility sites are sought by end of 2018
•FCA US dealerships expect to hire 5,000 service technicians by end of 2018
April 21, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US LLC has recruited 50 technical training schools from across the country to train the next generation o
Nissan Leaf Named One Of Kelley Blue Book's 2017 '5 Best Electric Cars Under $40,000'
•Kelley Blue Book names best eco-friendly cars for Earth Day 2017
•Nissan LEAF, with 30 kWh battery standard across all three trim levels for 2017, makes list of top recommended pure electric vehicles
•LEAF offers EPA-estimated range 107 miles; MPGe ratings: 124 city, 101 highway and 114 combined1
Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Drivers Accumulate More Than Two Million Zero-Emission Miles By Earth Day 2017
Hyundai Fuel Cell clean H2O emissions effectively replaced approximately 760 Tons of CO2 emissions compared with gasoline CUVs of similar size and capability
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 21, 2017 – In celebration of Earth Day 2017, Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell drivers have again surp
50 years ago: opening of the test track: High-bank curve and 'Heide' section
In 1967 the roads of the world converged at Mercedes-Benz in Stuttgart: the scenarios that can be replicated on the company's test track in Untertürkheim range from storm-swept motorways and slippery wet tracks to bumpy country roads. It was completed 50 years ago, following extensive expansion work
Lotus Exige Cup 380: King Of Road And Race
Evolved from the hugely successful and capable Exige Sport 380, this latest Lotus supercar is the purest manifestation yet of the company's Cup concept for sports cars. Genuinely eligible for competition yet undeniably elegant, just 60 editions of this extreme Exige are planned for worldwide markets – assuring its status as one of Lotus' most collectable road cars.
The First Ever BMW M4 CS: Sporting Appeal, High Performance For The Road And Track-Proven Dynamics
BMW announced today at the 2017 Auto Shanghai the first ever BMW M4 CS, an exclusive special-edition model produced by BMW M GmbH. The BMW M4 CS lines-up between the BMW M4 Coupe with Competition Package and the uncompromisingly track-focused BMW M4 GTS. The 3.0-liter high-performance engine raises the output of the BMW M4 Coupe by 29 horsepower, to 454 hp.
The Weidner Condor
The famous water-going Amphicar vehicle was designed by Hans Trippel. Trippel's project prior to the Amphicar was the Weidner Condor, which was introduced to the world at the 1957 Geneva Auto Show. The car was built by farm equipment manufacturers Fritz and Reinhold Weidner. The body is comprised of the most expensive material available in the 1950s, including fiberglass integrated onto a steel chassis.
Citroën And LE COQ Sportif: Creative Teamwork For The 70Th Anniversary Of The Type H
When the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham opens its doors on 25 April, the results of a wonderful collaboration between Citroën and another bold and creative French brand, Le Coq Sportif, will be on display. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Type H van, the two brands teamed up to custom
Mazda Motorsports Reduces MX-5 Cup Hardtop Price
- Track-Only Exclusive Part Reduced to $3085 -
IRVINE, Calif. (April 19, 2017) – Mazda Motorsports today announced an adjustment in the price for the track-only, removable MX-5 Cup hardtop. The hardtop will retail for $3,085.00, reduced from the originally announced price of $4,420.
Ford Performance Releases Ford Focus RS RX Development Video Series
◾Ford Performance showcases the technology, tools, and team of engineers that helped design and optimise the Ford Focus RS RX driven by Ken Block and Andreas Bakkerud in the FIA World Rallycross series
◾The videos focus on four different elements of the race car: the wing, suspension, driveshaft, a
Lidsey To Contest Thruxton & Brands Hatch Gp Finale Ahead Of Full 2018 Renault UK Clio Cup Campaign
Brett Lidsey (Northfleet) will become the latest driver to race in this year's Renault UK Clio Cup when he makes his debut in the championship at its next rounds at Thruxton in Hampshire (Sat 6/Sun 7 May).
He will compete at Thruxton with the Mike Ritchie Motorsport (MRM) team with which he fini
Kelley Blue Book Recognizes Four Hyundai Models As Top Eco-Friendly Cars For Earth Day 2017
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 19, 2017 – Ahead of Earth Day 2017, Hyundai's 2017 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) models and 2017 Ioniq Hybrid and Electric models have been recognized by Kelley Blue Book as some of the top eco-friendly vehicles on the market. Both the Sonata and Ioniq
Greater New York Area Students Named 'America's Top Technicians' In National Auto Technology Competition
Two seniors from H.B. Ward Technical Center High School in Riverhead, NY finished in 1st place at the 2017 National Automotive Technology Competition. The students, John Deluca and Evan Wagner, who can now call themselves 'America's Top Technicians', were sponsored by the Greater New York Automobile
Honda Invests $124 Million For Advanced Wind Tunnel Facility In Ohio
•Project will lead to advances in product development and enhanced testing for production and race vehicles
•New facility to be located at Transportation Research Center (TRC) in Ohio
MARYSVILLE, OH - Honda today announced a new investment of $124 million to establish a multifunctional ae
Genesis Announces Pricing For New 2018 G80 Sport Trim And Enhanced Model Line
•New 3.3-liter twin-turbocharged V6 joins the 5.0-liter V8 and 3.8-liter V6 as a welcome engine option
•Modern design updates and standard feature enhancements throughout the vehicle offer world-class luxury and driver convenience
•Expanded standard safety features for 2018 provide the most compre
Hyundai's 'Ioniq Unlimited+' Subscription Program Aligns With Earth Day
New Subscription Program Creates a Carefree and Affordable Means of Clean, Emissions-free Transportation
One Monthly Payment Includes the Ioniq Electric, Unlimited Mileage, Electric Charging and Maintenance
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 20, 2017 – Just prior to Earth Da
Garage Unlimited of Monterey Named Official Storage Solution of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Garage Unlimited of Monterey will host a reception for Spring Classic race participants at the facility's Grand Opening on Thursday, May 18
MONTEREY, Calif., April 20, 2017 — Garage Unlimited of Monterey has been named the Official Storage Solution of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for the
After The Illegal Seizure Of Its Plant, General Motors Is Forced To Cease Operations In Venezuela
The company announces immediate cessation of operations in Venezuela
GMV will pay separation benefits to the workers according to Venezuelan law.
Established in 1948, General Motors Venezolana (GMV), the oldest and most traditional automaker in the country, and market leader for
Subaru Of America Announces Pricing On Updated 2018 WRX® And WRX STi® Models
•Revised front styling for a more aggressive look on both models
•Suspension optimized for better handling and ride comfort
•New 19-inch wheels, upgraded Brembo® brakes for WRX STI
•New available Recaro® seats
•Performance Package option for WRX models
•New EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology sa
MG Motor Unveils Vision Of The Future With E-motion Concept Car
MG Motor has unveiled an all-new electric supercar concept at the 17th annual Shanghai International Automotive Show (19 April) – the MG E-motion. Offering a glimpse of the future, the next-generation vehicle aims to push the boundaries of innovation and technology, while meeting the needs of today's trend-setting car buyers.
Renault Explores Future Of Formula 1 With New Concept
Aided by 40 years of experience in Formula 1, Renault has outlined a vision of what racing's premier series might look like in 2027
Aston Martin Launches AMR In Shanghai
◾Asia show debut for Rapide AMR
◾Aston Martin underlines commitment to the Chinese market
◾Launch of Limited V8 Vantage S Great Britain Edition
19 April 2017, Shanghai: The Shanghai Auto Show marks the Chinese debut of luxury British brand Aston Martin's high-performance brand AMR, bring
Renault At Auto Shanghai 2017
RENAULT AT AUTO SHANGHAI 2017: RENAULT EXPLORES FUTURE OF fORMULA 1 WITH NEW CONCEPT; LAUNCHES ESPACE; ADDS ENGINE, TECH TO KADJAR IN CHINA
◾R.S. 2027 Vision embodies Renault's vision of Formula 1 in 2027: greater focus on the drivers, more spectacular, more electric, safer racing
Caterham Academy Creates 1000Th New Racing Driver
Caterham's acclaimed Academy Championship has reached a huge new milestone with the arrival of its 1000th Motorsport competitor.
Established in 1995, the Caterham Academy, open only to complete racing novices, has long been regarded as one of the world's most cost-effective and exciting entry poi
Nio Unveils Production Vehicle For China Market
◾NIO unveiled new production vehicle, the NIO ES8, a 7-seater high-performance electric SUV for the China market
◾NIO ES8's official launch will take place at the end of this year, with deliveries expected to begin next year
◾NIO to begin taking pre-orders of its flagship supercar, the NIO EP9, pr
Special 'Double Whammy' Races To Celebrate 30 Years Of The Legendary Ford Sierra RS500
◾Twin race with two grids provides twice the tin-top entertainment
◾Group A plus Group 1 field lines up alongside Super Tourers
◾Cosworths, M3s, Capris, Rovers, CSLs, Camaros, RX7s, GTVs…
◾Victorious 24 Hours of Spa team reunited for Classic showdowns
◾BTCC star Karl Jones back in the RS500 hot-
Volvo's First All-Electric Car Will Be Made In China
Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, will build its first fully electric car in China, the company announced today at Auto Shanghai in China.
The all-new model will be based on Volvo's Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) for smaller cars, and will be available for sale in 2019 and exported globally
Škoda UK Names The Best Of The Best In Budapest
◾ŠKODA reveals top performers in annual Retailer of the Year awards
◾John Mulholland Motors Ltd named Retailer of the Year 2016
◾Pulman ŠKODA and Alex Lawrie ŠKODA recognised as top performers for sales
Milton Keynes, 19 April 2017 – ŠKODA UK has announced the winners of its annual Retai
Lynk & Co's Bold Statement Of Confidence And Quality: Lifetime Warranties And Free Connectivity Announced
WORLD'S MOST CONNECTED BRAND STRENGTHENS COMMITMENT TO REVOLUTIONISE CAR BUYING AND OWNERSHIP
INTRODUCES NEW MODEL: THE 03 CONCEPT
REVEALS 01 PRODUCTION MODEL
WATCH FILM FROM SHANGHAI LAUNCH AT youtube.com/c/LYNKCO
Shanghai, China, 19th April 2017 –
'Dawn – Inspired By Fashion' Makes Asian Premiere At Auto Shanghai 2017
Rolls-Royce, the world's leading luxury goods brand, made a stunning statement at the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (Auto Shanghai 2017) on 19 April with its Bespoke lineup, demonstrating its breadth of Bespoke luxury. On its stand, Rolls-Royce presented 'Dawn – Inspired
RAV4 Prepares For Intense Battle At The Oregon Trail
Ryan Millen and Rally RAV4 Leaving No Stone Unturned in Pursuit of Victory
Torrance, Calif., April 18, 2017— Rally RAV4 driver Ryan Millen looks to extend his points lead in the American Rally Association's 2WD Class in this weekend's high-octane Oregon Trail Rally, which promises t
Four Kia Vehicles Named Among Best Electrified And 'Eco-Friendly' Offerings By Kelley Blue Book'S KBB.Com
◾Editors' List Names Cars 'Stellar on Fuel Economy at Affordable Prices'
◾Kia Niro and Kia Optima Hybrid ranked among 10 best hybrid cars under $40,000; Optima PHEV makes list of best plug-in hybrid cars
◾Kia Soul EV named one of the five best electric cars under $40,000
IRVINE, Calif., Apr
Land Rover North America Welcomes The World's Best Riders To The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event
◾Land Rover Ambassador, Zara Tindall, returns to Kentucky with her horse High Kingdom
◾Land Rover Best Ride of the Day returns for the seventh year to reward U.S. rider closest to the optimum time with a two year lease of a Land Rover Discovery Sport
◾Total prize money increased to $400,000 to be
Lamborghini Huracán Performante And Aventador S Debut In Asia At Auto Shanghai 2017
◾Forged carbon fiber technology and active aerodynamics 'Aerodinamica Lamborghini Attiva' (ALA) providing ultimate road and track performance of the Huracán Performante
◾The Lamborghini Aventador S, the next generation of the V12 flagship elevates the benchmark for super sports cars
Toyota Opens A Portal To The Future Of Zero Emission Trucking
'Project Portal' hydrogen fuel cell system designed for heavy-duty truck at the Port of Los Angeles
Feasibility study will examine potential usage of fuel cell technology in heavy-duty applications
LOS ANGELES (April 19, 2017)— Picture the 710 Freeway heading south, bu
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Sunday
Silver Arrows seal double podium in breathtaking Bahrain Grand Prix
·Lewis today took the 107th top three finish of his Formula One career in P2
·Valtteri sealed a double podium for the team in P3
·Lewis (61) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship, seven points behind Sebastian Vettel (68) in
Bahrain Grand Prix – Scuderia Ferrari wins in Bahrain
Sebastian takes his second win from three races. Kimi is fourth
Sakhir, 16 April 2017 –Sebastian Vettel produced a gutsy drive this evening to win the Bahrain Grand Prix, having started from third on the grid. His victory was also down to the strategic calls from the Scuderia Ferrar
Ferrari 308 For Sale With A V12 Twist
◾A 1985 Ferrari 308 GTS QV with an unusual twist will be offered for sale at Silverstone Auctions' May Sale.
◾Affectionately known as 'Nigel's Flyer', the car is one of just four known 308s worldwide that boast a V12 Ferrari engine.
◾The car is estimated to sell for between £50,000 and £60,000.
First 'Granny Hair', And Now The Car! Grey Becomes Most Popular Colour Choice For New Ford Customers
◾Grey colour making waves in fashion, tech and design
◾Grey becomes most popular colour choice for Ford customers, overtaking white
◾Experts say we turn to grey in times of political and economic uncertainty
BRENTWOOD, Apr. 19, 2017 – Grey is becoming the favourite shade of the nation- f
BMW Of North America Partners With The National Park Foundation, National Park Service And Department Of Energy
BMW of North America Partners with the National Park Foundation, National Park Service and Department of Energy To Install Up To 100 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in and Around America's National Parks
Woodcliff Lake, NJ/Washington, D.C. – April 19, 2017… Calling on the spirit
Maserati No. 100,000, A Quattroporte Gransport Sedan, Presented To Chinese Customer At Auto Shanghai 2017
Maserati celebrated the milestone delivery of its 100,000th car at Auto Shanghai 2017, a Quattroporte produced in the Grugliasco plant of Italy.
China's distinction as the Quattroporte's largest market as well as its 91% year-on-year sales growth in 2016 underline the Chinese market's importan
Infiniti USA Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Technician Training At Universal Technical Institute-Long Beach
Manufacturer-paid advanced training program prepares students for career as master technician, filling company's critical need for skilled workers
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. & LONG BEACH, Calif. – A new INFINITI Technician Training Academy (ITTA) celebrated its grand opening today at Univers
Nissan Extends Its Commitment To Seven Historically Black Colleges And Universities In Mississippi
Additional $250,000 in funds in 2017 will support STEM programs that fuel future innovation and opportunity
CANTON, Miss. – Nissan is again donating $250,000 to seven local historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematic
Citroën Reveals C5 Aircross: The New-Generation SUV
Citroën premieres a new-generation SUV at the 2017 Shanghai Motor Show: C5 Aircross. Inspired directly by the Aircross Concept that was unveiled in 2015, it combines assertive design with interior space for the well-being of everyone on-board. A 'people-minded' SUV, this new model benefits from the latest technologies that ensure easier driving and a modern approach to comfort. New C5 Aircross represents an important milestone in the development of the Citroën Advanced Comfort® programme. This is the world premiere of a revolutionary new suspension system with Progressive Hydraulic Cushions™, which delivers a uniquely smooth and comfortable ride that is typically Citroën. The New C5 Aircross is scheduled to launch in China in the second half of this year and in Europe in 2018.
Mercedes-Benz Concept A Sedan: Herald Of A New Generation
The Concept A Sedan show car specifies the evolved Mercedes-Benz design language. Thanks to its purist, surface-focused design featuring reduced lines and flat surfaces the show car is hot and cool at the same time. The 'Aesthetics A' sculpture already demonstrated that the upcoming compact class generation marks the dawn of an even more rigorous implementation of the design idiom of 'sensual purity'.
New 800BHP Sutton CS800 Mustang Unleashed
The new Sutton CS800 Mustang will be revealed tomorrow at the 2017 Top Marques show in Monaco, establishing a new pinnacle for the Sutton Bespoke Mustang tuning programme. Based on the 5.0-litre V8 model, the CS800 boasts a high-performance supercharger system that increases the engine's power output to 800hp, delivered through a six-speed manual transmission with the Ford Performance short-shift gear selector.
The Audi e-tron Sportback Concept
Design study and technology demonstrator, electric car and power pack in the guise of a coupé: Audi presents a versatile concept car at the Auto Shanghai this spring. Powered by a 320 kW electric drive, the four-door Gran Turismo Audi e-tron Sportback concept combines classic Audi elements with an array of trendsetting details: an electrifying architecture, tailored consistently to the technology and the package of the electric drive.
The I.D. CROZZ – Crossover With The Dynamism Of A Coupé And Dominance Of An SUV
Volkswagen is developing an entirely new range of avant-garde electric vehicles. Now, Volkswagen is providing an important preview of these new frontrunners of electric mobility at Auto Shanghai 2017 (19 to 29 April). Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management, Volkswagen Brand: 'By 2025, we want to boost annual sales of electric vehicles to one million units. The I.D. CROZZ will play a key role in that. Production will begin in 2020.' The four-door car is the brand's first electrically powered crossover utility vehicle (CÚV) – a coupé and sport utility vehicle (SUV) in one.
Neal Takes Popular Home Podium On Rollercoaster Weekend
◾Matt Neal scythes to second-place finish at Donington Park
◾Gordon Shedden denied victory by technical infringement
◾Halfords Yuasa Racing remains firmly in BTCC title hunt
Matt Neal claimed a popular podium finish on home turf in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at Donington Pa
Ford Wins First Race Of The WEC Season
◾#67 Ford GT of Andy Priaulx (GB), Harry Tincknell (GB) and Pipo Derani (BRA) converted pole position to victory in tough first race of the season
◾Despite leading for a large part of the race the #66 Ford GT of Stefan Mücke (GER), Olivier Pla (FRA) and Billy Johnson (US) had to settle for fourth p
Infiniti QX50 Concept Makes Asia Debut At Auto Shanghai
The INFINITI QX50 concept – the brand's vision for a next-generation premium crossover – makes its Asia debut this week at Auto Shanghai.
Roland Krueger, President of INFINITI Motor Company said, 'INFINITI is pleased to debut an SUV concept in the world's fastest growing segment, here in t
ŠKODA AT AUTO SHANGHAI 2017
Mladá Boleslav / Shanghai, 18 April 2017 –At the Auto Shanghai exhibition (19-28 April 2017), ŠKODA is celebrating the world premiere of its first fully electrically powered concept car. With the VISION E ŠKODA is underlining its future strategy in the field of electromobility. Here is an ove
Engine Manufacturing Centre Celebrates Production Of Its First Ingenium Petrol Engine
◾Jaguar Land Rover's £1bn UK Engine Manufacturing Centre (EMC) produces first Ingenium petrol engines
◾New petrol engines will debut in Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles in the summer
◾Production of the Ingenium petrol marks the completion of first phase of the EMC
◾EMC fulfils its commitment to cre
SEAT UK Results Confirm Status As Fastest Growing Brand In Fleet
◾Overall fleet growth of 32% in Q1 led by 86% rise in true fleet sales
◾Motability volume up 440% in Q1 2017 compared to Q1 2016
◾Overall growth despite planned 45% reduction in rental volume
◾Four consecutive years of growth in true fleet channel
◾Popularity of Ateca driving fleet sales while h
Aiden Moffat Claims Magnificent Maiden Win
Young guns to the fore at Donington as Tom Ingram hits the top
Laser Tools Racing's Aiden Moffat – the youngest driver in the history of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship – scored a hugely popular breakthrough win at Donington Park on Sunday (16 April).
Tom Ingram surge
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter
FIA Formula 3 European Championship
Volkswagen Power drives Norris and Eriksson to victory
Lando Norris (GB, Team Carlin) and Joel Eriksson (S, Team Motopark) presented Volkswagen with two victories at the opening round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at Silverstone (GB). Norri
Alpine Domination Goes Unrewarded At 6 Hours Of Silverstone
◾The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) today with the 6 Hours of Silverstone (United Kingdom).
◾The Alpine A470 of Nicolas Lapierre/Gustavo Menezes/Matt Rao finished the opening race of the 2017 season in fourth position.
◾Signatech Alpine Matmut dominated the majority of the race, but the te
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Formula One Team scored its first points of 2017 after a hard-fought Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit. Despite continued positive progress with top ten qualifying performances from Nico Hülkenberg and Jolyon Palmer on Saturday, both drivers finished lowe
Shaping The Future Together: Three World Premieres At Auto Shanghai 2017 Focus On E-Mobility
◾CEO Müller: 'Volkswagen will become even more Chinese in the coming years – together with our partners we want to shape a new era of mobility in China.'
◾New partnerships to swiftly build up mobility services in the People's Republic
◾Group Board Member Jochem Heizmann: 'China's rapid development
Ford Converts Nearly A Quarter-Million Square Feet Of Unused Mall Area Into New Workspace
◾Ford converts 240,000 square feet of unused shopping mall space into modern new offices for its engineering and purchasing teams
◾Ford's new Town Center Office is a unique workspace focused on wellness and collaboration for approximately 1,800 employees; sustainability built into the design of the
Nissan Partners With EVGO To Build I-95 Fast-Charge ARC Connecting Boston And D.C. With Electric-Vehicle Infrastructure
Partners lead EV fast-charge deployment with second 'Advanced Recharging Corridor' project
◾Later this year, electric-vehicle owners in the Northeast will be able to make the 500-mile journey between Boston and Washington D.C. more conveniently thanks to a series of DC fast-charge stations a
What's Super Strong, Fast Growing, And Potentially Part Of Your Next Car? Bamboo!
NANJING, China, April 13, 2017 – You've probably sat on it, built with it, and maybe even eaten it, but did you know that your car could be next to benefit from bamboo – one of the world's strongest natural materials?
While investment in research has led to breakthroughs in new materials l
McLaren 570S GT4 Scores First Win Of 2017 At Oulton Park
The McLaren 570S GT4 has scored its first win of the season in the opening round of the 2017 British GT Championship at Oulton Park, UK. Customer team track-club, with drivers Adam Balon and Adam MacKay, took overall GT4 victory during the first of two races over the Bank Holiday weekend, as all six
Toyota And VH1 Save The Music Partner On Six-Festival Activation To Benefit Music Education Programs
For the third year, the interactive and social campaign asks musicians and fans what music means to them
Festival stops to include Stagecoach, Country 500, Firefly, Lollapalooza, Life is Beautiful and Voodoo Music + Arts Experience
Torrance, Calif., April 18, 2017 – For th
Mazda Road To Indy Takes To The Track At Barber Motorsports Park
- Proof of Concept: Mazda Road to Indy Succeeding on Multiple Levels -
IRVINE, Calif. (April 18, 2017) – Times are good for the Mazda Road to Indy (#MRTI), the most comprehensive open-wheel racing development program in the world. This weekend, an immense array of young racing talent
2017 Subaru Impreza Named To Wards 10 Best Interiors For 2017
◾Recognized for all-new design language
◾Recognized for intuitive multimedia system
◾Recognized for styling and finishes
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2017 Impreza made the Wards 10 Best Interiors list for interior design and styling, and also for
Ford F-Series Trucks To Tow 'Henry' And 'Clara' On Petite Retreats' Tiny House Cross-Country Road Trip
◾Ford F-Series trucks will tow 'Tiny Houses' – named in honor of Henry Ford and his wife Clara – on a summer-long road trip across America; just revealed at the 2017 New York International Auto Show
◾'Henry,' featuring 181 square feet and weighing more than 9,000 pounds, and 'Clara,' with 252 squar
Honda Introduces 'The DT' (The Designated Texter) To Advocate Driver Safety During Distracted Driving Month
Apr 18, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Through a fun and lively parody video coupled with gifs and memes, Honda is introducing 'The DT' (The Designated Texter) to discourage drivers from distracted driving. The DT social media campaign is aimed at reminding drivers about the importance of not tex
Chevrolet Sees Spike In Onstar Spanish Requests
OnStar forecasts record Spanish-language calls in 2017 from Chevrolet owners in the U.S.
DETROIT — Chevrolet owners are expected to use OnStar's Spanish-speaking advisor team more in 2017 than any previous year. OnStar has provided Chevrolet owners with a dedicated Spanish language
All-New 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Named To Wardsauto 10 Best Interiors List For 2017
◾All-new Alfa Romeo Giulia named in WardsAuto 10 Best Interiors List 2017 – marks first Alfa Romeo to receive the award in its first year of production
◾Built around the driver, Alfa Romeo Giulia designers focused on simplistic elegance, with an emphasis on incorporating the essential elements for
Volvo Cars And Autoliv Autonomous Driving Joint Venture Zenuity Starts Operations
Zenuity, the joint venture between Volvo Cars and Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIVsdb), starts its operations today. Zenuity is a new entrant in the growing global market for autonomous driving software systems. It marks the first time a premium car maker has joined forces with a tier one supp
Volkswagen E-Golf Named 2017 AAA Green Car Guide'S Top Green Vehicle In Compact Car Category
Annual report produced by the Automobile Club of Southern California's Automotive Research Center highlighted the e-Golf's sharp handling, responsive steering and smooth acceleration
HERNDON, VA (April 18, 2017) — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Volkswage
LYNK & Co: All-New 03 Concept - Preview
Today LYNK & CO revealed two new car models at an exclusive Chinese preview event in Shanghai. The event marks a starting point of the China market launch, ramping up to the international 2017 Shanghai Auto Show on April 19 where the global premiere will take place.
Aston Martin Racing Claims Podium At 6 Hours Of Silverstone
◾#98 V8 Vantage GTE claims second place at FIA World Endurance Championship season opener
◾Both V8 Vantage GTE Pro entries complete race to add to manufacturers points haul
◾Aston Martin Racing customer teams taste success in European Le Mans Series
Sunday 16 April, Silverstone: Aston Ma
Coates & Rivett Win At Donington Park As Bushell Takes Over Championship Lead
Max Coates (Scorton) and Paul Rivett (Epsom Downs) shared the victories – albeit in unusual circumstances – in Donington Park's two Renault UK Clio Cup rounds while, for the second meeting in a row, both new qualifying and race lap records were set on the championship's new Michelin tyres. Meanwhile
2018 Lexus LC 500 Named To 2017 Wards '10 Best Interiors' List
TORRANCE, Calif – April 17, 2017 – Today Wards announced that the all-new 2018 LC flagship performance coupe has earned a spot on its annual '10 Best Interiors' list. To be eligible, vehicles' interior must be all-new or significantly redesigned for the U.S. market. Each vehicle is evaluated
Ford Extends Shelby GT350 And GT350R Mustang Availability To 2018 Model Year
◾2017 Shelby® GT350 and GT350R Mustang – the most track-ready, street legal Mustang ever produced – to continue as 2018 model year offerings
◾2018 models available in three new exterior color choices – Orange Fury, Kona Blue and Lead Foot Gray
◾Iconic pony car to continue featuring powerful 5.2-li
Ford Fund Focuses On STEAM, Invests In Non-Profits Advancing Career Opportunities On NBC's Give TV Program
◾Ford Motor Company Fund invests $25,000 in two non-profit organizations that are training students who are underrepresented in technical fields
◾Ford Fund President Jim Vella provided advice to journalist Jenna Bush Hager, who delivered the surprise grants on NBC's Emmy-nominated GIVE television s
SVRA Expands Spec Miata Eligibility
- First Gen 1.8L Cars Now Eligible to Compete – First Race Weekend April 28-30 -
IRVINE, Calif. (April 14, 2017) – Due to racer interest, the previously announced addition of early first generation Spec Miatas has been expanded to include all first-gen cars, both the early 1.6 liter m
Toyota Presents RAV4 Hybrid To Heroic Soldier At New York Auto Show Opening Ceremony
Fort Drum squad leader reenlisted after losing leg in Afghanistan
NEW YORK, April 17, 2017 – In 2012, Sgt. Joe Mille lost his right leg to a roadside bomb during the final month of his deployment to South Kandahar, Afghanistan, where he was a rifleman and team leader for the Army. But
2017 Mazda CX-9 Wins Wards 10 Best Interiors Award
Mazda's Midsize, Three-Row Crossover SUV's Upscale Ambience Complements Its Award-Winning, Punchy Performance
IRVINE, Calif. (April 17, 2017) – Having previously won a spot on the prestigious list of Wards 10 Best Engines Award just a few months ago, the 2017 Mazda CX-9 earned its p
1933 Packard 1004 Super Eight
The Great Depression wreaked havoc on luxury car manufacturers. Packard, which had sold more than 50,000 cars in 1928, found itself selling 25,000 two years later. By 1932, sales were barely 8,000 units.
1930 Cadillac Series 353
The year 1930 was pivotal for the Cadillac Motor Division of General Motors. Although the company introduced a new 16-cylinder motorcar, its venerable V-8 was still the mainstay.
The 353 series was built on a 140-inch wheelbase chassis and was powered by Cadillac's proven 353 cubic-inch V-8 motor that developed 96 horsepower. More than 50 different body styles were available on the 353 chassis.
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Saturday
Maiden Formula One pole for Valtteri, Lewis completes Silver Arrows lockout
·Valtteri Bottas tonight claimed his first F1 career pole position at the Bahrain International Circuit
·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Bahrain Grand Prix P2 after qualifying just 0.023s behind his teammate
The Wanderer W25K sports car not only looks extremely attractive, but was also an unusually good performer. Designed by Ferdinand Porsche, the 2-litre six-cylinder engine developed 85 hp thanks to the use of a supercharger. The modern, American-influenced styling was derived from the Wanderer W51, the modern lines of which were to act as a starting point for the entire Auto Union model range. Around 250 Wanderer W25s were built between 1936 and 1939.
World Records, Charity Car Sales And High Energy Highlight 15Th Annual Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach Auction
•Barrett-Jackson achieves $20.5 million in sales and set 14 world records for collector car sales during its 15th Annual Palm Beach Auction with Scottsdale-level energy
•Charity donations to date near $94 million with sale of five more vehicles, including a Ford Mustang purchased by Jeanette and J
Sir Alfred J. DiMora to Head Evolutionary Intelligence LLC
Palm Springs, California – April 13, 2017 – Sir Alfred J. DiMora, founder of DiMora Enterprises LLC, DiMora Motorcar, and DiMora Mobile, has been appointed Managing Director of Evolutionary Intelligence LLC.
As an industrialist and entrepreneur who understands the value of intellectual pro
Six Decades of Prototype Sports Cars Road Atlanta Bound Next Weekend For HSR's 40th Classic Motorsports Mitty
- Ford GT40s and Lola T70s Among Iconic 1960's Prototypes at The Mitty
- Chevron B23/36, Osella PA8 and Thundering Chevy Intrepid and Nissan ZX-T GTP Race Cars Represent 1970s and '80s
- More Modern Machinery Includes the Riley & Scott Mk III, Lola B07/18, Audi R8 LMP and Recently Retired Daytona
Mercedes-Benz Cars at Auto Shanghai 2017: World premiere of the new S-Class
Shanghai. At Auto Shanghai Mercedes-Benz is once again unveiling the future of the car: the new S-Class with new assistance systems, new comfort features, new engines and further pioneering technologies is celebrating its world premiere. The show car 'Concept A Sedan' is also presenting a fir
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Friday
Soaring temperatures, searing competition on opening day in Sakhir
·Lewis ended the morning session in P10 with Valtteri P14
·Valtteri set the second fastest time in the afternoon session with Lewis fifth quickest
·Both drivers ran the Medium and Soft compound tyre in FP1, the Soft and Sup
Mercedes-Benz at the 2017 New York International Auto Show : Two world premieres and two U.S. premieres deliver a sporting edge
Fuel consumption combined: 10.7-10.3 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 244-234 g/km
At this year's New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Mercedes-Benz is following seamlessly on from its dynamic appearances at the motors shows in Detroit and Geneva. Celebrating a double world premiere
Hyundai Motor To Test Close To Production I30 N In Endurance Race In Nürburgring Ahead Of 24 Hours Race Participation
• Close to production i30 N competed in the race ahead of global launch later this year
• Hyundai Motor will participate with two cars in the infamous ADAC Zurich 24-hour race at the Nürburgring in May
• Engineers from Hyundai Motor honed the performance capabilities of i30 N
April 11, 2017
Hyundai Motorsport Scores Victory And Double Podium In Tour De Corse
• Hyundai Motorsport has claimed its first victory of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in impressive style with a 1-3 result at Tour de Corse
• Thierry Neuville picked up his third career victory for Hyundai Motorsport with a faultless performance, winning the rally with a 55-second marg
Earls Court Motor Show Austin-Healey 100 Restored To Its Former Glory
Despite its immaculate outward appearance, this 1955 Austin-Healey 100 BN2 would not have always appeared so at ease on the concours lawn. Originally created as one of the show cars for the 1955 Earls Court Motor Show – in customer-attracting Florida Green over Old English White, with Florida Green
Genesis Reveals GV80 Fuel Cell Concept SUV At New York International Auto Show
Genesis unveiled its progressive GV80 Concept SUV at the New York International Auto Show. The new fuel cell concept SUV continues to build on the global brand's expressive and refined 'Athletic Elegance' design direction. The GV80 Concept reveals precision details and a confidently evolved design language that provides subtle glimpses into the bold future of Genesis' design and product development.
Subaru Ascent SUV Concept
The exterior design of the concept follows Subaru's 'Dynamic x Solid' theme with powerful fender flares representing Subaru's all-wheel drive system and a large, bluff grille denoting a true SUV look. The interior of the concept features a flowing dashboard design and a 7-passenger configuration with center captain's chairs.
Toyota FT-4X Concept Is A Modern 4X4 Toolbox For The Most Intrepid Urbanites
It's only natural. In the busyness of city-based work life there emerges a growing urge to 'get away'. For millennial-aged professionals confined to city limits, oftentimes these getaways are unplanned, and are of the casual, less extreme kind. (No time for summiting a mountain – a drive to the scenic point will do!)
IIHS Names Mitsubishi Motors Outlander And Outlander Sport As Recommended Used Vehicles For Teens
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Names Mitsubishi Motors Outlander and Outlander Sport as Recommended Used Vehicles for Teens
IIHS applies more stringent criteria to its list of recommendations which includes varying model-years of both Outlander and Outlander Sport
Asimo Humanoid Robot Inspires Students To Become Tech Innovators
◾Honda Robotics technologies introduce students to careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)
◾New video available at http://honda.us/AMISO
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 12, 2017 – As Honda's ASIMO robot emerged waving from behind a sliding door, an audible gasp of surpris
Volvo XC60 Makes North American Debut, 2018 S90 U.S. Pricing & New Features Announced
Volvo Cars debuted the all-new 2018 XC60 and the 2018 S90 with new features and pricing details at the New York International Auto Show today. The all-new XC60 features an expressive, athletic take on the design language introduced with the award winning XC90. The 2018 S90 will mark its second model
The New BMW i3 (94 Ah) Wins 2017 World Urban Car Award.
Woodcliff Lake, N.J.–April 12, 2017… The new BMW i3 (94 Ah), today received the inaugural winner of the 2017 World Luxury Car award at the New York International Auto Show.
'We are delighted and honored that the BMW i3 has been recognized as the World Urban Car of the Year,' said Ludwig Wi
Toyota Launches Rental Service For The Welwalk Ww-1000 Rehabilitation Assist Robot In Japan
Tokyo, Japan, April 12, 2017―Toyota Motor Corporation will launch a rental service for the Welwalk WW-1000 robot from the fall of 2017. The Welwalk WW-1000 is designed to aid in the rehabilitation of individuals with lower limb paralysis as a result of stroke and other causes.
2018 Infiniti Q50 Makes Its North American Debut At The 2017 New York International Auto Show
NEW YORK – INFINITI will debut the enhanced Q50 premium sports sedan for the first time in North America at the 2017 New York International Auto Show, which runs from April 14 to April 23 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.
The new Q50 features a refreshed exterior and interior design,
Audi Of America Launches Audi Sport Brand At 2017 New York Auto Show
◾Eight new Audi Sport models will launch in the next 24 months
◾2018 Audi RS 5 Coupe confirmed for the U.S. market
◾Audi R8 LMS GT4 makes global debut and the all-new 2018 TT RS and RS 3 make their North American debut in New York
NEW YORK, NY, April 12, 2017 – Audi of America today laun
Jaguar F-Pace Receives 2017 World Car Of The Year And World Car Design Of The Year Awards At Ny International Auto Show
JAGUAR F-PACE RECEIVES 2017 WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR AND WORLD CAR DESIGN OF THE YEAR AWARDS AT NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW.
◾2017 Jaguar F-PACE awarded highest acclaim, 2017 World Car of the Year and 2017 World Car Design of the Year
◾2017 Jaguar F-PACE also honored with Daily News Auto
Jaguar Unveils 2018 F-Type Line-Up With All-New Four-Cylinder Engine Option
◾Expanded F-TYPE model range will now appeal to an even broader range of potential new buyers with 24 variants on offer, with starting prices between $59,900 and $125,000(1)
◾Available with all-new turbocharged 296hp Ingenium four-cylinder engine
◾New R-Dynamic trim further differentiates models a
Double Win For Jaguar F-Pace - 2017 World Car Of The Year And 2017 World Car Design Of The Year
AND NOW THERE IS ONE….
DOUBLE WIN FOR JAGUAR F-PACE
2017 WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR
2017 WORLD CAR DESIGN OF THE YEAR
NEW YORK – April 12, 2017 - The Road to World Car journey ended today with the declaration of a double win for Jaguar Land Rover Limited. The JAGUAR F-PA
Nissan Rogue And Rogue Sport Take Over New York International Auto Show To Spotlight Nissan'S Crossover Leadership
◾Nissan's festival of crossovers, celebrating the versatility of the Rogue lineup, includes 2017 Rogue and new 2017 Rogue Sport
◾Also on hand: a go-anywhere Rogue Trail Warrior project, a K9-friendly Rogue Dogue project, and 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'-inspired vehicles and displays
BMW Group Global Sales Record Best- Ever March And First Quarter
254,862 vehicles delivered worldwide in March, up 5.9%
BMW sales increase 5.3%, totalling 212,093
MINI sales grow 8.7% to 42,447
BMW Group sales in first quarter up 5.3% to 587,237
More than half a million BMWs sold in first quarter
Almost 20,000 electrified models sold in first quart
Nissan Armada Named 'SUV Of The Year' In Popular Mechanics Magazine'S 2017 Automotive Excellence Awards
◾All-new, second-generation Armada selected as winner in the Best SUV category
◾Noted by Popular Mechanics editorial staff for three-row seating and 'luxury-SUV experience at a Nissan price'
◾Equipped with new 390-horsepower 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 and 7-speed automatic transmission – offering bes
Toyota Prius Prime Wins 2017 World Green Car Award
NEW YORK, April 12, 2017—Toyota Prius Prime was declared the 2017 World Green Car today at the New York International Auto Show.
This is the second consecutive year Toyota earned the World Green Car title. Last year the award went to the Toyota Mirai.
'It is a great honor to see t
Ford Motor Sales In China Surpass Quarter Million, Lincoln Sales Double In First Quarter
Today Ford announced March and first quarter sales results in China.Ford Motor Company sold more than 250,000 vehicles in the first three months of 2017, down 19 percent compared to the same time in 2016.
• Ford and its joint ventures sold more than 90,000 vehicles in March, down 21 percent compa
The Petersen Receives American Architecture Award
The Petersen Automotive Museum and Kohn Pedersen Fox have been honored by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design with its American Architecture Award for 2017.
Los Angeles (April 12, 2017) – Just over a year after its grand re-opening after a $90M remodel that chang
Honda Silicon Valley Lab Takes On Global Role As New Company: Honda R&D Innovations, Inc. (Honda Innovations)
◾New company will drive collaboration between Honda and innovators in product development, manufacturing, and new business creation
◾Expanded scope includes connected machine intelligence/robotics, sharing economy and manufacturing innovation
Nissan Wins 2016 Nielsen Automotive 'Spanish Advertiser Of The Year' Award
◾Category winner for second consecutive year
◾Hispanic customers account for 21 percent of Nissan's annual U.S. sales
◾Nissan Rogue is one of the best-selling compact SUVs among Hispanic consumers
NEW YORK – Connecting with Hispanic consumers in a culturally relevant way continues to pay
All-New 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Named Best Minivan In Popular Mechanics' Automotive Excellence Awards
April 13, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is the best minivan in Popular Mechanics' annual Automotive Excellence Awards.
To select the award winners, Popular Mechanics editors drive all the relevant class contenders over the course of the year, then pick
Hyundai Makes Remote Services Standard On Ioniq And Blue Link-Equipped 2018 Models
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 13, 2017 – Remote door lock, Remote Start with Climate Control and the Monthly Vehicle Health Report are among the Blue Link services Hyundai Motor America will make standard via smartphone, smartwatch and Amazon Alexa for three years.
Hyundai Motor America a
2017 Honda CR-V Takes Home Autoguide.Com Reader's Choice Utility Vehicle Of The Year Award
TORRANCE, Calif., Apr. 13, 2017 – The all-new 2017 Honda CR-V was recognized as the Reader's Choice Utility Vehicle of the Year by AutoGuide.com, adding to an already impressive accolade collection. The 2017 CR-V is the fifth-generation model of the best-selling SUV and this year marks its 20
Audi Sales Down Year-On-Year In The First Quarter Due To Temporary Extraordinary Effects In China
◾Record-breaking start to the year in Western Europe and North America; combined sales in both regions up 3.6%
◾Sales chief Dietmar Voggenreiter: 'Given our successful model initiative and important progress in China, we are looking ahead with confidence'
◾New Audi Q5 to launch in the U.S. market
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Achieved Record Deliveries In First Quarter Of 2017
◾121,800 vehicles delivered worldwide
◾Record month in March: 53,600 vehicles
◾All European core markets with significant increase
◾The new Crafter is gathering speed
Hannover, 10 April 2017 – Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered 121,800 vehicles to customers worldwide in the first
Round One. Silverstone. Let It Begin.
◾First round of the FIA World Endurance Championship commences at Silverstone on 16 April.
◾Aston Martin Racing returns with two GTE Pro and one GTE Am entry.
◾Team looking to capitalise on last year's success and maximise points in aid of title challenge.
11 April 2017, Banbury: Aston
The Evolution Of The Supercar At London's New City Concours
◾From the Mercedes 300SL Gullwing to the Ferrari LaFerrari, London's new City Concours will chart the 'Evolution of the Supercar
◾Supercar feature will span more than 60 years of high-performance motoring development, including models from Porsche, Lamborghini and more
◾A total of more than 150 ca
UK Savers Can Go Further With The Launch Of Ford Money
◾Ford enters the consumer savings market with the launch of Ford Money at www.fordmoney.co.uk
◾Ford Money offers a range of flexible and fixed products that combine fair and consistent rates with excellent customer service
◾The new offering will provide savers with easy-to-open accounts that are s
BTCC Battle Set For Donington Park
Unpredictability abounds as Britain's premier motor racing series heads to Leicestershire
Competition in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship is as fierce as ever as the teams and drivers head to Leicestershire's Donington Park next weekend (15-16 April) following an all-action
The New Volkswagen Golf Is Now Even Better Value
Deposit contribution of £1,000¹ on all new Golf hatchbacks
Revised styling and the latest technology moves the Golf even further ahead of its competitors
Attractive retail offers on Polo and Tiguan too
Milton Keynes, 10 April 2017 – The revised and updated G
The Bmw Group At Auto Shanghai 2017
The world premiere of the all-new BMW 5 Series Long Wheelbase is one of the main highlights of the Auto Shanghai 2017 show. The new business sedan is the successor to the current front-runner in the Chinese car market's premium segment and comes with all the right credentials for cementing this lead
Two New Audi Q Models Planned For Production
◾Production of the Audi Q8 crossover SUV to start in Bratislava in 2018
◾Audi Q4 compact utility vehicle from Győr as of 2019
◾Board of Management Member for Production Prof. Dr. Hubert Waltl: 'Increased competitiveness in the SUV segment'
Audi is to expand its portfolio with two new Q models
All-New Subaru XV Wins JNCAP Grand Prix Award For Top Safety Score
The All-New Subaru XV has won the Grand Prix Award for achieving the highest score on record in Japan's New Car Assessment Program (JNCAP) crash safety evaluation tests.
In addition; the XV received the Special Award for being fitted with a pedestrian protection airbag as standard. XV is fitted w
Record Growth: Record First Quarter And Best Month In Corporate History
◾Record Quarter: 283,500 deliveries (+2.5%)
◾Best Month: 108,500 deliveries (+2.1%)
◾Markets: ŠKODA grows in Western (+ 6.6%), Central (+14.9%) and Eastern Europe (+14.2%)
◾Models: ŠKODA FABIA (+10.2%) RAPID (+6.8%) and SUPERB (+18.9%) rising sharply
◾Looking to the future: Electro-study 'VISION
The New Mini John Cooper Works Countryman
◾The largest MINI yet receives the John Cooper Works treatment, offering powerful performance and versatility
◾231hp enables a 0-62mph time of just 6.5 seconds
◾MINI ALL4 all-wheel drive system fitted and sports suspension as standard
◾High quality standard specification includes MINI Navigation,
Aston Martin Heading For A Good Innings In Wales
◾Aston Martin lends support to Glamorgan County Cricket Club and Welsh youth cricket
◾Luxury carmaker's second UK plant being developed in Vale of Glamorgan
12 April 2017, Gaydon: As Phase II of Aston Martin's redevelopment of the former Ministry of Defence site at St Athan in the Vale of
Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) Set To Recruit As Part Of Massive Expansion
◾Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) is preparing to welcome a new wave of staff to its Liverpool HQ as part of the company's big expansion plans
◾The manufacturer behind the One-of-a-Kind Mono supercar has enjoyed worldwide success and is now looking for the right candidates to join its hugely talente
McLaren Celebrates Success In China With Debut Of New 720S And 570GT Commemorative Edition At Auto Shanghai 2017
◾New McLaren 720S makes its public debut in China as order bank opens ahead of start of sales in July
◾570GT Commemorative Edition for the China market unveiled at Auto Shanghai, celebrating three years of McLaren operating in China
McLaren Automotive will celebrate three years of success in Chi
5,590 Mile 911 Speedster At Auction For The Very First Time
◾An incredibly rare 1989 Porsche 911 Speedster, that has covered just 5,590 miles from new, will go under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions' May Sale.
◾The factory, right-hand drive car is one of just 139 ever produced.
◾The car is offered for public sale for the first time in its life
Ignis – Ranked High In The Urban World
Urban Category Runner-Up – 2017 World Car of The Year
Suzuki is very pleased to announce that the IGNIS is a Runner-Up in the Urban Car category of the 2017 World Car of The Year. The compact crossover was voted highly by the judges at a ceremony at the New York International Motor Show
Mercedes-Benz Appoints RAC As Its New Roadside Assistance Partner
Mercedes-Benz Cars has appointed the RAC as its new Roadside Assistance partner.
The RAC will support Mercedes-Benz Cars to provide the best customer experience, ensuring customers spend minimal time at the roadside. Customers will be attended by the RAC's Mercedes-Benz branded Technicians, all e
Jaguar F-Pace Voted 2017 Best And Most Beautiful Car In The World
◾F-PACE wins two titles at 2017 World Car Awards
◾Jaguar's first performance SUV takes 2017 World Car of the Year title
◾Also wins World Car Design of the Year prize
◾The F-PACE is Jaguar's fastest selling global model
◾F-PACE is designed, developed and built in the UK
New York, US, 12 Apr
Fiat Professional Sales Success Continues For March And The First Quarter Of 2017
Fiat Professional's growing popularity in the UK is illustrated again this week, as new figures show a 44.2% rise in registrations in March 2017, compared with the same month last year.
The sales results show that Fiat Professional, the commercial vehicle arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK, was
Volvo Gives City Dwellers A Welcome Retreat With New Pop-Up Activity Studio
◾Volvo Car UK set to help residents of Edinburgh, Manchester and London 'escape the city' with new pop-up studio
◾Scandinavian-style retreat will offer free relaxing sessions, including yoga, art classes and Swedish massage
◾Visitors also get the chance to see the new Volvo XC60 ahead of its launc
Nissan Announces Record Sales In Europe
◾Record sales in Europe for FY16 driven by increases in major markets including UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain
◾European market share (including Datsun brand) is now 3.9%
◾Qashqai, Juke and X-Trail make Nissan the No 1 crossover brand
◾Best-ever electric vehicle sales with more than 23,000
Volkswagen Brand Deliveries Rise In March
◾2.5 per cent increase in worldwide deliveries to 557,400 vehicles
◾Significant growth in Central and Eastern Europe
◾Recovery in South America continues
◾Positive momentum in China from the new Tiguan L
Wolfsburg, 13 April 2017 – The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand delivered 557,400 ve
Youth To The Fore: Young Volkswagen Drivers Ready For The Formula 3 Opener In Silverstone
◾Europe's most prestigious junior series kicks off its 2017 season on Easter weekend
◾Two teams and seven drivers put their faith in the combination of Dallara and Volkswagen
◾Springboard to Formula 1 with Volkswagen: Youngsters look to emulate Verstappen and co.
Wolfsburg (13 April 2017).
McLaren Sports Series Confirmed As The British GT Safety Car For A Second Season
On the eve of the opening British GT Championship round at Oulton Park, McLaren Automotive has confirmed the extension of the official Safety Car partnership with the SRO-managed series. Throughout the season, a variety of models from the McLaren Sports Series will manage on-track safety and coordin
North-American Debut For The Koenigsegg Propelled Spyker C8 Preliator Spyder At The New York International Auto Show
New York, United States, 13 April 2017 – Spyker have returned to the New York International Automobile Show with the C8 Preliator Spyder featuring its most significant technological advancement since the inception of the Dutch creator of hand-built super sports cars in 2000. Spyker Founder an
$21.7 Million At Mecum Houston 2017 Collector-Car Auction
$21.7 Million at Mecum Houston 2017 Collector-Car Auction
Large Crowds Lead to 70-Percent Sell-through Rate at Annual Event
WALWORTH, Wis. – April 13, 2017 – Overall sales totals at the Mecum Houston 2017 collector-car auction held this past weekend at the NRG Arena in
Celebrating 10 Years, Toyota Rolls Out Welcome Mat, Announces Visitor Center
BLUE SPRINGS, Miss., (April 13, 2017) – Toyota is rolling out the welcome mat at its Blue Springs manufacturing facility. The automaker today announced it will build a nearly $10 million visitor and interactive training center that will offer public tours showcasing how nearly 2,000 Mississip
Spring Carlisle Auction Ready for Biggest Event Ever
Spring Carlisle Auction Ready for Biggest Event Ever
Three Days, 500+ Classics and More Slated for April 20-22
CARLISLE, PA – Carlisle Auctions' star shines bright four times a year and in just a few days, April 20-22 at the Carlisle Expo Center, the glow will be very noti
Full Speed To Auburn Spring: Thrilling Race Car Collection Joins Starting Grid For Auctions America'S Indiana Sale
• Auctions America entrusted with sale of the former Level 5 Motorsports Collection
• Comprising 350 lots, including 11 race cars along with assorted tools and equipment, collection to be offered entirely without reserve during Auctions America's Auburn Spring sale, May 11
• Auburn Spring weekend
The First Sneak Peek From the Field of the 2017 Pinehurst Concours
PINEHURST, N.C. (April 12, 2017) -- Ray Evernham's freshly restored Brawner Hawk, a significant piece of racing history, that Mario Andretti drove to the 1965 USAC National Championship and Rookie of the Year honors will be staged at the 2017 Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance and judged in the Ra
Infiniti And Motor Trend Launch Q60 Speedbot
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Beginning today, any speed demon with a Facebook profile can compare their favorite fast cars using the all-new Q60 Speedbot, powered by INFINITI and MOTOR TREND.
The Q60 Speedbot is an all-new Facebook Messenger chatbot that enables users to compare the 0-60 mph times o
Porsche Announces New York Auto Show Line-Up
U.S. debut of the Panamera Sport Turismo, 911 GT3, Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid, and 911 GTS
ATLANTA, April 10, 2017 -- The New York International Auto Show will serve as host to four North American debuts for Porsche this year. The Panamera Sport Turismo model features a unique design
Ford Projects Continued SUV Growth, Announces Explorer Updates For 2018
◾Ford projects the SUV segment will continue growing, accounting for more than 45 percent of the non-premium U.S. retail industry in the next five to seven years
◾Ford is well-positioned for further SUV growth, with plans to add five all-new SUVs to its North American lineup by 2020
◾New 2018 Expl
All-New Ford Ecosport Rockets Into Marvel Studios' 'Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2'
◾Fun: All-new Ford EcoSport to appear in Marvel Studios' 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,' in theaters May 5; EcoSport and Groot will be seen together in a TV commercial calling for customers to 'Be the Guardian of Your Galaxy,' and in an exclusive digital comic with a limited print run of 500 copie
Oakwood University Crowned Champion At 28Th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge
◾Oakwood University awarded $75,000 institutional grant from Honda
◾Bowie State University, Florida A&M University and Tuskegee University rounded out the top four teams
◾Robert Batten, Dean of Bowie State University, named Coach of the Year
Apr 11, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- After twen
RM Sotheby's becomes the first auction house to assemble 'Hypercar Trinity'
• RM Sotheby's offers ultimate hypercar trinity at its upcoming Villa Erba sale, 27 May, on the shores of Lake Como, Italy
• Trio comprises a rare road-going McLaren P1 GTR with only 360 kilometres; a 'Paint to Sample' Arrow Blue, Weissach-optioned, Porsche 918 Spyder; and an 'as new' Ferrari LaFer
New Era Begins For McLaren Automotive As 720S, The Second-Generation McLaren Super Series, Commences Full Production
◾New McLaren 720S moves to full production with completion of 'Job #1' car, heralding a new chapter in the McLaren Automotive story
◾Landmark moment for the company, with second-generation Super Series the first-ever replacement of a model family since the launch of McLaren Automotive in 2010
Revving Ringtone Replicates Classic Roar Of Active Valve Performance Exhaust On 2018 Ford Mustang
◾New revving ringtone – lets pony car enthusiasts celebrate unmistakable rumble of 2018 Ford Mustang exhaust note in track mode
◾Track mode is part of available active valve performance exhaust system on new Mustang, which gives drivers more control of exhaust sound output than ever before
Kelley Blue Book Honors Ford F-Series Trucks With Its 2017 Brand Image Award For Fourth Consecutive Year
DEARBORN, Mich., April 11, 2017 – Kelley Blue Book has bestowed its 2017 Brand Image award on Ford F-Series trucks for the fourth consecutive year, eight out of nine times overall Ford has taken the honor.
Kelley Blue Book Brand Image Award winners are based on annual new-car buyer percept
GMC Wins Most Refined Brand For Fourth Consecutive Year
2017 Kelley Blue Book Brand Image Award is based on positive consumer perception
DETROIT — GMC won Kelley Blue Book's 2017 Brand Image Award for Most Refined Brand today. It's the fourth year in a row GMC has earned the award, as it continues to earn praise for its premium trucks
Mazda6 And Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Earn 2017 Popular Mechanics Automotive Excellence Awards
Mazda's Midsize Sedan and Flagship Roadster Recognized as Segment Standouts
IRVINE, Calif. (April 11, 2017) – Any automaker can build a midsize sedan or a two-seat sports car, but only Mazda can deliver both vehicles with the verve that can enthrall the everyday driver as much as th
Coachella 2017: BMW I Debuts As An Exclusive Partner Of The Acclaimed Music Festival
Munich. BMW i will debut as the exclusive transportation partner at the Coachella Valley Music & Art Festival in 2017, providing VIP shuttle service and hospitality during the weekends of April 14-16 and 21-23. BMW's sustainable, future-oriented brand will provide BMW i3 electric vehicles and
Mazda Earns 'Best Car Styling' Award From Kelley Blue Book
April 11, 2017 -- The obsession in the details has paid off for Mazda yet again, as Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com has awarded Mazda with the 2017 Brand Image Award for 'Best Car Styling Brand.'
While the design of the compact Mazda3, midsize Mazda6 and MX-5 Miata roadster and RF retractable f
All-New 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Wins 'Super Sedan' In Popular Mechanics' Automotive Excellence Awards
◾All-new Giulia Quadrifoglio combines Italian craftsmanship, class-leading performance, state-of-the-art technology and a passion for driving for the premium mid-size market
◾All-new 2.9L twin-turbo V-6 with 505 horsepower makes the Giulia Quadrifoglio the most powerful Alfa Romeo production car ev
Leave It To Miimo – Honda Power Equipment Introduces Miimo, Its First Robotic Lawn Mower
Convenient, automated, effortless, Miimo mows the lawn so homeowners don't have to
◾Honda's first robotic mower for the U.S. market arrives in dealer showrooms this summer
◾Convenient, intelligent and automated, Miimo provides the ultimate in lawn mowing ease for busy, active homeowners
Subaru Brand Takes Home Top Honors In Kelley Blue Book'S KBB.Com Brand Image Awards For Second Year In A Row
Automaker Recognized as Best Overall Brand, Most Trusted Brand and Best Performance Brand
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Kelley Blue Book, the leading vehicle valuation and information source, today announced that Subaru of America, Inc. has once again won in three major categories of the 201
Mercedes-Benz Highlights At The 2017 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS)
Mercedes-AMG GLC63 SUV – World Premiere
For the first time from Mercedes-AMG, a mid-size SUV will be available with a powerful eight-cylinder biturbo engine. The GLC63 SUV boasts a Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 engine (469 hp / 479 lb-ft of torque) paired with an AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9-speed transm
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 11, 2017 — The road to efficient, eco-conscious performance starts with the Hyundai Ioniq. The world's first dedicated vehicle with three electrified low- and zero-emission powertrain choices, the Ioniq Hybrid boasts an EPA-estimated 58 MPG (combined), making it
More Than 30 Vintage To Exotic Cars Ready To Roll During April's 'Parkinson's Awareness Month'
McLaren, Singer, Michelin, Piloti and a Host of Top Brands Team to Support Parkinson's & Join Charity Drive
LOS ANGELES – April 11, 2017 - - When top automotive industry brands align, rather than compete, there must be a greater cause – and the likes of McLaren, Singer Vehicle Desig
Volkswagen Launches America'S Best SUV Bumper-To-Bumper Transferable Warranty On 2018 Volkswagen Atlas And Tiguan
◾Six-year/72,000-mile 'bumper-to-bumper' New Vehicle Limited Warranty beats all peers
◾Transferable warranty means peace of mind for new and used buyers
◾Demonstrates Volkswagen's commitment to best-in-class value
NEW YORK (April 11, 2017) — When the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and 201
Infiniti QX80 Monograph: A Design Study Exploring 'Upscale Luxury' With Commanding Presence
◾QX80 Monograph is the ultimate expression of futuristic luxury SUV design
◾New design study signals INFINITI's intention to evolve its presence in the large SUV segment
◾'Monograph' – a detailed study into a single area of expertise
◾Press Kit now available online at INFINITIpresspacks.com
Ellie Goulding Drives The New Range Rover Velar In New York City
◾Arrival of first Range Rover Velar in US announced by live performance from British pop superstar Ellie Goulding
◾Ellie drives the fourth member of the Range Rover family ahead of its role in major fundraiser
◾VELAR® fills the space between the Range Rover Evoque and Range Rover Sport
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Pulls The Wheels
Fastest quarter-mile car in the world; banned by the NHRA ◾840 horsepower and 770 pounds-feet of torque from supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI® Demon V-8 engine makes Dodge Challenger SRT Demon the most-powerful muscle car ever
◾Highest horsepower V-8 production car engine ever produced
'Rogue Trip' Teams Arrive At New York – Winning Team Claims $5,000 Donation For National Breast Cancer Coalition
◾Ten media teams completed their drives in the inaugural Nissan 'Rogue Trip' to the 2017 New York International Auto Show
◾Winning team: Team Rogue Warriors, featuring Kristin Barclay of InDeepH20 and Jasmine Risso of Simply Real Moms
◾Teams drove identically equipped 2017 Rogue SL models outfitte
An Exhibition Dedicated To Ayrton Senna Inaugurated At The Lamborghini Museum At Sant'agata Bolognese
Sant'Agata Bolognese, 12 April, 2017 – Stefano Domenicali, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Automobili Lamborghini, inaugurated the Ayrton Senna exhibition at the Lamborghini Museum in Sant'Agata Bolognese.
The event welcomed the participation of Ercole Colombo and Giorgio Terruzzi,
Fifth World Performance Car Win For Porsche - Porsche Boxster Cayman - 2017 World Performance Car
AND NOW THERE IS ONE….
FIFTH WORLD PERFORMANCE CAR WIN FOR PORSCHE
Porsche Boxster Cayman - 2017 World Performance Car
NEW YORK – April 12, 2017 – For Immediate Release
The PORSCHE BOXSTER CAYMAN has been declared the 2017 World Performance Car during today's press conference host
Jaguar F-Pace Wins 2017 World Car Design Of The Year - Second Time Design Win For Jaguar
AND NOW THERE IS ONE….
JAGUAR F-PACE WINS 2017 WORLD CAR DESIGN OF THE YEAR
SECOND TIME DESIGN WIN FOR JAGUAR
NEW YORK – April 12, 2017
The JAGUAR F-PACE was declared the 2017 World Car Design of the Year today at a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show,
Third Time World Luxury Car Win For Mercedes-Benz - Mercedes-Benz E-Class - 2017 World Luxury Car
AND NOW THERE IS ONE….
THIRD TIME WORLD LUXURY CAR WIN FOR MERCEDES-BENZ
Mercedes-Benz E-Class - 2017 World Luxury Car
NEW YORK – April 12, 2017
At a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show, Bridgestone Corporation, and Autoneum, the MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS w
Second Consecutive Win For Toyota – World Green Car
AND NOW THERE IS ONE….
SECOND CONSECUTIVE WIN FOR TOYOTA – WORLD GREEN CAR
Toyota Prius Prime – 2017 World Green Car
NEW YORK – April 12, 2017 The TOYOTA PRIUS PRIME was declared the 2017 World Green Car at a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show, Bridgeston
BMW Group Subsidiary Designworks Collaborates With Layer3 Tv To Re-Invent The Cable TV Experience
Los Angeles, CA. Cable TV set-top boxes are not generally among the home devices consumers are particularly proud of. In 2016, Layer3 TV, a Denver based innovative pay-TV distributor, announced that this should change and commissioned BMW Group subsidiary Designworks to re-think what a cable
2018 Lexus LS 500 F Sport Debuts In New York
Having debuted its reinvented flagship sedan earlier this year—the all-new 2018 LS 500—Lexus is putting an exclamation point on this signature model with the new F SPORT model. The LS 500 F SPORT, unveiled today and on display this week at the New York International Auto Show, moves the driving emotion needle even farther with handling enhancements and a performance-infused design outside and in.
I.D. Buzz Wins Concept Car Of The Year In Popular Mechanics Automotive Excellence Awards
Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the I.D. BUZZ concept, first shown at the North American International Auto Show in January, has been named Concept Car of the Year in Popular Mechanics annual Automotive Excellence Awards. Chosen by the magazine's expert editorial team, these awards recognize the best in automotive design, execution and technology.
I.D. Buzz Wins Concept Car Of The Year In Popular Mechanics Automotive Excellence Awards
Throwback concept blends retro styling and modern mobility
NEW YORK (April 11, 2017) — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the I.D. BUZZ concept, first shown at the North American International Auto Show in January, has been named Concept Car of the Year in Popu
Nissan Rogue Trail Warrior Project Sets Tracks For Adventure, Makes Debut At 2017 New York International Auto Show
Nature tells us that hiding in plain sight can, at times, be a species' best defense. For the new Nissan Rogue Warrior Trail Project, camouflage is likely not enough – especially while hiding in the Nissan display at the 2017 New York International Auto Show, April 14 through 23 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. The special one-off project vehicle is one of several unique takes on Nissan's best-selling Rogue crossover created exclusively for the New York show.
Ultimate carbon-fiber package for Grand Sport, Z06 salutes 65 years of Corvette
Chevrolet is commemorating the 65th anniversary of the Corvette with a new Corvette Carbon 65 Edition offered on 2018 Grand Sport 3LT and Z06 3LZ models.
Limited to only 650 numbered vehicles globally, the distinctive Carbon 65 blends visible carbon-fiber exterior elements — notably, a new carbon-fiber rear spoiler and quarter ducts — with a new Ceramic Matrix Gray exterior color and special interior appointments, including a new carbon-fiber-rimmed steering wheel.
A Best-Ever Finish For The Mazda Prototype Team
- The Soul Red No. 55 Mazda Grabs Third-Place Overall at Long Beach -
LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 8, 2017) – In the shadows of the Mazda North America Operations headquarters (well… 30 miles from the shadows), the No. 55 Soul Red Mazda Prototype team earned a best-ever finish in the I
Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge Friday Results
Matt Field Takes His Second Consecutive Motegi Racing Super Drift Victory
Long Beach, Calif. – April 7, 2017 – Formula DRIFT returned to Long Beach to host the Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge as part of the 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Matt Field in the Falken Tire / Va
BMW Team RLL Finish 4Th And 7Th In Bubba Burger Sportscar Grand Prix At Long Beach
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – April 8, 2017… BMW Team RLL finished a season's-best fourth and seventh in today's BUBBA burger SportsCar Grand Prix of Long Beach, but it was not the result the team had worked so hard for.
The No. 25 BMW M6 of Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims finished fourth while
Cadillac Racing Has Tough Run At Long Beach In Pirelli World Challenge
Cadillac V-Performance Racing drivers Michael Cooper (Syosset, N.Y) and Johnny O'Connell (Flowery Branch, Ga.) finished the Pirelli World Challenge Long Beach Grand Prix in 14th and 20th respectively this morning.
Both Cadillac drivers had issues going into the dicey Long Beach Turn 1. Cooper sta
The 'Mayor Of Hinchtown' Masters Long Beach
◾James Hinchcliffe, Honda, win the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach
◾Sebastien Bourdais follows up St. Petersburg victory with runner-up finish at Long Beach
◾Honda drivers lead all 85 laps, claim four of the top six finishing positions
Apr 9, 2017 - LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Returning to So
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing Teams Finish One-Two In Grand Prix Of Long Beach
Apr 8, 2017 – Long Beach. -- Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing teams scored a one-two finish in the 100-minute IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at the Grand Prix of Long Beach on Saturday, America's premier street race. Cooper MacNeil and Gunnar Jeannette co-drove the No. 50
Toyota Announces Record $1.33 Billion Investment In Kentucky Plant
Investment for next generation vehicle production to drive the future of mobility
The company's largest plant, with more than 8,200 team members, solidifies its commitment to U.S. manufacturing
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (April 10, 2017) – The future of automobile production is n
Realtime Racing Acura Nsx Gt3 Team Fights Hard In Long Beach Race Report
◾First-lap contact chance for Peter Kox to contend
◾Acura NSX GT3 cars both finish on lead lap in tight Long Beach race
◾Ryan Eversley leads team with 11th-place result
Apr 9, 2017 - LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Sunday's Pirelli World Challenge event in Long Beach started with a bang for the
Cadillac Super Cruise™ Sets The Standard For Hands-Free Highway Driving
◾Provides comfort and convenience in long-distance travel and daily commutes
◾Exclusive DRIVER attention SYSTEM supports SAFE OPERATION
◾Precision lidar-based map data combines with real-time sensors and cameras to improve Vehicle control
NEW YORK — The 2018 Cadillac CT6 will feature Sup
Nissan Receives 2017 Energy Star Partner Of The Year – Sustained Excellence Award For Sixth Year In A Row
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan once again received the ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award, the highest honor given to top organizations dedicated to protecting the environment by making their operations more energy efficient.
This marks the sixth consecutive year that
Volvo Cars Us Factory On Track To Open In 2018
Volvo Cars is on schedule to start production at its first US auto factory by the end of 2018 with construction on time and the building shell now complete.
Volvo Cars broke ground on the plant near Ridgeville, South Carolina, in 2015 as part of its new global manufacturing strategy to support 8
Victory For Parente Headlines Double Podium For McLaren 650S GT3 At Long Beach
McLaren Factory Driver Alvaro Parente continued his strong start to the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge season on the streets of Long Beach California, breaking the lap record to score pole position, before claiming a lights-to-flag victory. Close behind the reigning champion, K-PAX Racing's Bryan Sell
Infiniti QX80 Monograph Explores Upscale Luxury With Commanding Presence
INFINITI has today revealed the first look of its QX80 Monograph, a new design study exploring 'upscale luxury' and signalling the brand's intention to further develop its standing in the large SUV segment.
The new concept combines luxury with a commanding presence, and demonstrates the high levels of space and utility for which the QX80 production car is renowned. Originating at INFINITI's design studio in Atsugi, Japan, the QX80 Monograph is the ultimate expression of futuristic luxury SUV design and illustrates how the design of INFINITI's QX80 could evolve.
The London Motor Show Commissions Kahn Design To Build The Ultimate Defender
◾Bespoke automotive designer Kahn Design confirmed to attend The London Motor Show 2017 at Battersea Park
◾The British company will design and build an exciting one-off Land Rover Defender at the show
◾UK debut of the Vengeance Volante alongside the Chelsea Truck Company Black Hawk Edition taking
The New S-Class: Intelligent Drive Next Level
Driving assistance systems: the next step
Stuttgart. With new and considerably extended driving assistance functions, the new S-Class will this autumn be taking a further, major step towards autonomous driving. Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC and Active Steering Assist now support
Shedden Leads The Way As Neal Eyes Home Advantage
◾Gordon Shedden tops the table as the BTCC speeds into Donington Park
◾Team-mate Matt Neal eager to make up ground by starring on home soil
◾Halfords Yuasa Racing returns to scene of 1-2 finish with Honda Civic Type R
Halfords Yuasa Racing's Gordon Shedden will travel to Donington Park next wee
Win A Fiat 500 1.2 Pop Star With Mopar!
◾MOPAR marks its 80th anniversary with a Free Prize Draw open to Fiat owners to win a new Fiat 500 1.2 Pop Star in white
◾Competition runs from 3rd April to 31st August 2017
◾Winner will be announced in September
◾Open to Fiat owners who have any, customer paid, service or repair work completed w
Mecum Auctions' 30th Anniversary Celebration At Dana Mecum's Original Spring Classic Auction In Indianapolis, May 16-21
World's Largest Collector-Car Auction Company to Showcase 2,000 Vehicles
Walworth, Wis. – April 6, 2017 – What began at the kitchen table of Dana and Patti Mecum's suburban Chicago home in 1988, today is the world's largest collector-car auction company. In celebration of that mo
Honda Introduces Expanded 2017 Red Bull Global Rallycross Driver Lineup
◾Honda Racing expands to a three-driver lineup for 2017 season
◾Olsbergs MSE to campaign again in Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship
◾Driver announcement in conjunction with launch of Project CARS™ 2 video game
Apr 6, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda and Honda Performance Developme
Ford Introduces 'Built Ford Tough' To China; Ford Ranger Coming In 2018
◾Ford is introducing its best-selling Built Ford Tough truck franchise in China to pursue growth opportunities in the country's pickup market
◾The popular Ford Ranger mid-size pick-up will be launched in China starting in 2018
◾The most powerful Ford pickup, the all-new F-150 Raptor, is now availa
Proudly Celebrating New York's Rich Automotive History
Saratoga Auto Museum Curates Display at New York Auto Show
From Manhattan to Buffalo to Saratoga Springs and beyond, many people are surprised to learn that New York State was once home to over 100 different automobile manufacturers. At the 2017 New York International Automobile Show, show o
Nissan Joins The Excitement Of Star Wars Celebration In Orlando
◾Nissan joins forces with Lucasfilm Ltd. to bring a unique fan experience to Star Wars Celebration from April 13 to 16
◾Highlights include 'Battle Test: A Nissan 360-degree Virtual Reality Experience,' Death Trooper helmet replica, and keychain giveaway
◾The 2017 Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars
RRDC Evening With Emerson Fittipaldi A Highlight Of Long Beach Grand Prix
LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 7, 2017) - The April 6 RRDC Evening with Emerson Fittipaldi Presented by Firestone boasted a capacity crowd of auto racing dignitaries, corporate executives and champion race-car drivers, as the two-time Formula 1 and Indy 500 champion was honored by the Road Racing
Lotus Evora Sport 410 GP Edition Salutes US Launch
Continuing the runaway success of Lotus' return to North America, the legendary British Sportscar maker has unveiled a unique Evora Sport 410 in one of the company's most famous liveries, as order books open for the sensational sports car in the ÚS and Canada.
Škoda Previews Interior Of Vision E
ŠKODA is showcasing their purely electrically driven concept car at Auto Shanghai 2017 (19 - 28 April). The futuristic design shows the characteristics of ŠKODA's new design language for future electric vehicles. The most striking body features include counter-opening doors and the absence of a B-pillar. In the bright interior, four rotatable single seats and the missing central tunnel ensure a generous sense of space.
Alfa Romeo Debuts The 2018 Stelvio SUV Lineup At The 2017 New York International Auto Show
◾Building on the excitement of the award-winning 4C and the all-new Giulia premium mid-size sedan, Alfa Romeo introduces the 2018 Stelvio and Stelvio Ti to North America
◾All Stelvio models feature a near perfect 50/50 weight distribution, class-leading power and performance and an eight-speed auto
Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca - The First 90 Day
MONTEREY, Calif., April 6, 2017 - Tremendous headway has been made just 90 days into the County of Monterey's three-year management agreement with the Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP). During this brief time, work throughout the facility has accelerated as the
A Concours starlet readies for auction: Prized Mercedes-Benz 680 S headlines RM Sotheby's exclusive Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este Sale
• RM Sotheby's announces latest highlights for its boutique Villa Erba auction, 27 May on the shores of Lake Como, Italy
• Headline attraction: highly prized 1928 Mercedes-Benz 680 S Torpedo-Sport Avant-Garde, the sole survivor of just three built, leads spectacular docket of 50 handpicked motor ca
Worldwide Auctioneers gears up for a classic weekend of world class cars in Arlington
Arlington, Texas. April 4, 2017. Classic car enthusiasts stand by. Worldwide Auctioneers' long established Texas auction will this year move from Houston to its new home at the Arlington Convention Center. Over the past 15 years some of the world's rarest and finest cars have changed hands at
Mega March Sets New Sales Records For Hyundai Motor
◾March sales set new monthly record for Hyundai Motor UK and for Hyundai in Europe
◾First quarter total of 27,856 units is another record, and nearly 9% up on expectations
◾New milestones reached for i10 and Tucson sales, outside of scrappage
High Wycombe, 6 April 2017 – UK new car regis
Fastest Wifi In The World: In Car Wifi For Subaru WRX Sti
For over 20 years, Subaru customers have loved the technical supremacy of the STI range of vehicles and to enhance that proposition, WRX STI will be available with mobile WiFi from EE until the end of June.
The mobile in car system allows multiple devices to be connected to WiFi on the move with
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Heineken Chinese Grand Prix Preview
Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul
To illustrate that the 2017 season is well and truly underway, we now head to China for the start of the first back-to-back combination of races.
Race one in Australia showed that we have the pace but not necessarily
Mercedes-AMG GT R MSRP Is $157,000
Apr 6, 2017 – Atlanta -- Mercedes-Benz USA today announced pricing for the 2018 AMG GT R Coupe. Arriving in U.S. dealers this summer, the AMG GT R will start at $157,000*. The new Mercedes-AMG GT R features a front-mid-engine with a transaxle, handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo engine rated at 5
Volkswagen Chattanooga Partners With Chattanooga 2.0 To Establish New Workforce Development Program
The Volkswagen Neighborhood Talent Pipeline prepares Chattanooga residents for careers in automotive manufacturing.
Chattanooga, Tenn. (6 April 2017) — Volkswagen Group of America, Chattanooga Operations (Volkswagen Chattanooga) and Chattanooga 2.0 established a new workforce develo
All-New 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Named Top Minivan Of 2017 By New York Daily News Autos Team
April 6, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica was named the best minivan of 2017 by the New York Daily News Autos team in the newspaper's second annual Auto Awards.
A panel of eight automotive journalists with more than 100 years of collective experience evalu
Infiniti: All-Time Sales Records For Q1 And March
◾INFINITI achieved the best Q1 sales in its history, with 67,367 vehicles sold, an 18% increase.
◾In March, INFINITI achieved its best month ever with 28,406 vehicles sold, a 14% increase.
◾INFINITI Americas finished the first quarter of 2017 with an all-time sales record of 47,158 vehicles, a 31%
Subaru Renews Partnership With Dirtfish Rally School As Exclusive Vehicle Partner
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru of America, Inc. announced today its continued commitment in supporting DirtFish Rally School as its exclusive OEM vehicle partner. Based in Snoqualmie, WA, the driving school provides beginners and professional drivers alike with multiple instruction courses to im
$93 Million Reasons To Be Inspired: Barrett-Jackson To Auction President Bush 43's Truck, Other Unique Vehicles For Charity
•To date, Barrett-Jackson has helped raise over $93 million in support of charitable organizations nationwide
•One lucky bidder will walk away with the FIRST retail production of the new '18 Chevrolet Camaro (Lot #3002)
•Former President George W. Bush's personal '09 Ford F-150 King Ranch Super Cr
Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches And Aston Martins Are Among World's Most Coveted Exotics Starring At Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach
•Prancing on to the auction block in true Ferrari style is a '10 Ferrari 599 GTB (Lot #732) that is a stunning example of the finest in Italian automotive design
•A true poster car of poster cars, a rare '88 Lamborghini Countach 5000 QV (Lot #748) is one of 610 produced and only has 18,997 miles
Looking Ahead To The New Audi A8: Space Frame With A Unique Mix Of Materials
›Luxury sedan living up to its reputation as an innovation driver in lightweight design
›Comfortable entry and improved view thanks to roller hemming
›Extraordinary torsional rigidity delivers gains in driving dynamics and acoustics
›Know-how based on more than one million series cars with Audi S
First title in 2017 season for Audi customer team
Audi R8 LMS wins title in New Zealand
Victorious start of international season for new Audi RS 3 LMS
Juniors in Audi Sport TT Cup ready for 2017 season
While Audi's customer teams are scoring initial international successes in the GT3 racing and in the TCR classes juni
Discover vintage vehicles from Audi Tradition on the road
More than 20 events in the 2017 vintage car season
Walter Röhrl in the Sport quattro S1 Pikes Peak at the 'Festival of Speed'
Auto Union Type C in action at the Großglockner rally and at Castle Dyck
Audi Tradition starts 2017 with full steam. This year, car lovers c
Audi seeks acquisition of Silvercar Inc., a mobility technology company based in the U.S.
Audi to expand initial minority stake to 100 percent
Sales chief Dietmar Voggenreiter: 'Important milestone in our initiative for innovative mobility services'
Partnership focuses on digital expertise and shared premium standards
Audi plans to acquire Silvercar by expa
TCR racing series: Large international demand for the Audi RS 3 LMS
Two-time TCR International Series champion Stefano Comini in an Audi in 2017
Target Competition with four Audi race cars in ADAC TCR Germany
A total of 90 Audi RS 3 LMS cars will compete worldwide in debut year
The new Audi RS 3 LMS stands in front of its first mot
2017 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge – Round 3, FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup
• MINI success at Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge with third place result.
• Mohamed Abu Issa with co-driver Xavier Panseri snatch third place in dramatic final race stage.
• Two crews of the MINI Family complete a 'challenging' race.
Munich. The 27th edition of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challeng
Seat UK Sales Soar To Record Heights
◾SEAT UK posts record-breaking new car registrations in March, a third successive monthly high that sets the seal on a record first quarter and makes SEAT one of the fastest-growing car brands in 2017 year-to-date*
◾11,200 registrations mark a 29.1 per cent increase on March 2016 volumes, also maki
Renault Explores The Future Of Racing And Technology With Its New R.S. 2027 Vision Concept Car
◾The first of Renault's latest cycle of concept cars – which foreshadow the brand's upcoming road cars – was the Renault TreZor
◾Today, this new cycle is poised to continue with the imminent reveal of the R.S. 2027 Vision
◾S. 2027 Vision concept car explores the brand's vision of how Formula 1 mig
Mitsubishi Motors In The UK Builds On Its Success With Some Of Its Strongest Ever Offers
CIRENCESTER – Mitsubishi Motors in the UK is set to build on the ever-increasing popularity of its vehicles with the announcement of its latest offers.
The brand is offering 0% APR HP* and 5.9% APR representative PCP* finance packages across the majority of its range, the latter including
Mercedes-Benz in March: strongest-ever sales month with more than 228,000 cars sold
Mercedes-Benz sold more vehicles in March than ever before in one month: 228,296 cars were handed over to customers, an increase of 14.8%.
From January to March, Mercedes-Benz achieved sales of 560,625 units (+16%) – its best quarter of all time.
In the Europe region, more th
Škoda Previews Interior Of Vision E
◾'ŠKODA's electric concept with futuristic interior
◾'Simply Clever': individually rotating seats make getting in and out particularly easy
◾Long wheelbase and short overhangs ensure comfortable interior dimensions
◾ŠKODA-typical large boot
◾VISION E celebrates world premiere at Auto Shanghai 20
'The challenge will be much harder this year'
New season, new cars: Hubert Hügle (Head of Race Car Development) tells us what challenges the team had to face while developing the new Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM and how the drivers influenced its development.
Homologation of the Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM completed on 1st March
Final tests b
Mercedes-Benz Vans invests $150 million in the production of the next generation Sprinter in Argentina
Investment of $150 million for the production ramp-up of the next generation Sprinter at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Argentina.
Preparations for the ramp-up in Argentina as well as other global Sprinter plants are already on-going.
Creation of more than 500 additional jobs in Argentina
Driving assistance systems: the next step: The new S-Class: Intelligent Drive Next Level
Stuttgart. With new and considerably extended driving assistance functions, the new S-Class will this autumn be taking a further, major step towards autonomous driving. Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC and Active Steering Assist now support the driver even more conveniently in keeping a safe
Volvo Cars Reports Global Sales Growth Of 9.3 Per Cent In March, 7.1 Per Cent In First Quarter
Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, experienced a strong sales month in March and reported a 9.3 per cent year-on-year increase on the back of double-digit growth in the Asia Pacific and EMEA regions. Total sales for the month amounted to 57,158 cars, compared with 52,279 cars a year earlier.
Gems On Wheels
SEAT and Ducati
◾SEAT and Ducati share a common tradition, passion for design and innovation as well as an extensive background in competition racing
◾The combined 150 years of history of both brands are reviewed by Isidre López and Livio Lodi, the two men responsible for the SEAT and Ducat
Aston Martin Starts Conversion Of St Athan Facility Ahead Of SUV Production In 2019
◾Ministry of Defence (MOD) formally hands over St Athan site to Aston Martin
◾Work underway on redeveloping site into a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility
◾750 direct new jobs created in South Wales; on target to commence DBX production in 2019
6 April 2017, St Athan: Aston Martin t
Ford Announces Ambitious China Electrification Strategy; Confirms Two New Evs For China, Broad Range By 2025
◾Ford announces two new electrified vehicles as part of its China electrification plan -- the Mondeo Energi plug-in hybrid and an all-new fully electric small SUV with an estimated range of more than 450 kilometers
◾The Mondeo Energi will be locally manufactured in China next year through Ford's Ch
Teen Filmmakers Address Driver Safety! Toyota And Discovery Education Announce Finalists In Teendrive365 Video Challenge
Public Can Vote Online for People's Choice Winner until April 18.
In Schools, Virtual Field Trip on the Engineering Behind Safety Takes Place April 20.
Silver Spring, Md. (April 6, 2017) – Teen filmmakers are pointing their lens at driver safety, and making a difference. Today,
Teens Across The Nation Get Creative In The Tenth Annual Lexus Eco Challenge
◾Lexus and Scholastic Announce Final Challenge Winners
◾$30,000 Awarded to Two Grand Prize Teams
◾Eight High School and Middle School Teams Receive $15,000 First Place Awards
TORRANCE, Calif. (April 6, 2017) – To sip or not to sip? One man's trash or treasure? Inspired students are tak
Dodge Resurrects The Demon: Teaser Video No. 13 – 'Fuel'
◾'Fuel,' the 13th video in the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon pre-reveal teaser campaign, launches today
◾'Judgement Day' bonus video will be unlocked Friday, April 7, at www.ifyouknowyouknow.com
◾Dodge's new ultimate performance halo to be unveiled Tuesday, April 11, during 2017 New York Interna
Nissan Brings Star Wars Excitement To The 2017 New York International Auto Show
◾Nissan joins forces with Lucasfilm Ltd. to bring a unique consumer engagement experience to the 2017 New York International Auto Show from April 14-23
◾Highlights include massive Death Star inflatable hovering over the vehicles, 360 virtual reality experience debut, Star Wars character-themed digi
1928 Mercedes-Benz 680 S
The imperialist mind-set of the early 20th century would be a source of great contestation all around the globe. However, it would also provide a source of fine materials not seen in Europe and North America. These materials and elements provided automotive artists a whole new arsenal in which to fashion elegant works of mechanized art. To do these elements justice; however, an imperial chassis and body design was needed. An example that certainly fit those requirements would be the Saoutchik-bodied Mercedes-Benz 680S Torpedo.
2018 Nissan 370Z Heritage Edition Previewed At New York International Auto Show
The calendar says 2017, but Nissan is offering a special early preview of the 2018 370Z Coupe Heritage Edition at next week's New York International Auto Show. The Heritage Edition honors the iconic Nissan sports car as it approaches its 50th anniversary at the end of the decade since its launch under the Datsun brand.
Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC+ and GLC 63 4MATIC+ Coupé: Mercedes-AMG combines Performance SUV with V8 expertise
As early as 1999 Mercedes-AMG set a milestone with the ML 55 – not only in its own 50-year history. For the combination of high-performance engine in the skin of an SUV opened up an entirely new market segment. The performance and sports car brand now occupies a unique position in the competition again as it presents its new mid-size performance SUV at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC+ SUV and Coupé (fuel consumption combined: 10.7-10.3 l/100 km; CO2 emissions, combined: 244-234 g/km) plus the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S 4MATIC+ SUV and Coupé (fuel consumption combined: 10.7 l/100 km; CO2 emissions (combined): 244 g/km).
Mercedes-AMG Combines Performance SUV With V8 Expertise
Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC+ and GLC 63 4MATIC+ Coupé
Affalterbach. Back in 1999, with the ML 55, Mercedes-AMG set a milestone – not just in its own 50-year history. For the combination of high-performance engine in the skin of an SUV opened up an entirely new market segment. Also wi
Renault UK'S Best March Sales In Seven Years
◾Sales of 19,014 cars in the month of March shows an increase of 6.4 per cent on March 2016
◾Renault car sales up 4.9 per cent YTD on same period last year to 25,126 vehicles
◾Renault car market share increased to 3.1 per cent year-to-date
◾Groupe Renault UK continues to outpace the market growth
Dacia UK Sales Continue To Rise Four Years After Launch
◾Dacia sales up 10 per cent in first three months of 2017 to 8,228 vehicles
◾Dacia consistently voted amongst top car brands for both customer satisfaction and affordability
Dacia's popularity continues to grow amongst UK car buyers four years after launching in the country with sales breaking l
Renault-Nissan Alliance Joins ITF Corporate Partnership Board
Leading automotive group's expertise on the vehicle of the future to enrich policy debates
The Renault-Nissan Alliance has joined the Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum (ITF) to work with the organization on projects and issues regarding transport policy, sha
176 Fiat Vans For SHB Vehicle Hire & Management
Leading independent vehicle hire and management company SHB has taken delivery of 176 Fiat Professional vans.
The family-owned company placed the order through FCA Fleet and Business just months after ordering 30 Doblo Cargo vans.
The latest batch of vehicles comprises a mix of Fiorino, Doblo,
Craft Your New Crafter: Website Configurator Updated For Latest Volkswagen Models
◾Class-leading fully responsive system now updated to feature new Crafter
◾Configurator guides customers through step-by-step van selection process
◾New Crafter UK unveiling at CV Show on April 25
The configurator on Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles' award-winning website has been upgraded to fea
One Jaguar Land Rover Sold Every 30 Seconds In March
◾Jaguar Land Rover sold a record 31,767 vehicles in the UK in March, up 26% on 2016.
◾A Jaguar Land Rover model was registered every 30 seconds in March.
◾Record March contributes to best-ever Q1 UK sales performance.
◾Discovery Sport has overtaken the Range Rover Evoque as the fastest-selling La
Stunning March Sales Caps Off Record First Quarter For Kia
◾18,801 new vehicles delivered to Kia customers in March
◾First quarter up almost 23 per cent to 29,705
◾Sportage continues to be firm favourite
A best-ever single month sales performance in March saw Kia deliver 18,801 new cars to customers in the UK and reach a record first quarter total of 2
Taylor Set For A Colourful Renault UK Clio Cup Debut At Donington Park
Shawn Taylor will fly the flag of his native Norwich when he contests the remainder of the 2017 Renault UK Clio Cup – starting at the championship's next two rounds at Donington Park (Sat 15/Sun 16 April).
Taylor, who has past experience of racing motorbikes and saloon cars, will be run by his o
Infiniti Introduces New Sport Exhaust Kits For The All-New 2017 Q60 Coupe And 2016-2017 Q50 Sport Sedan
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – INFINITI now offers a new Sport Exhaust Kit for its all-new 2017 Q60 sports coupe and 2016-2017 Q50 sedans. These kits enrich the driving experience by improving the aural exhaust note and reducing overall vehicle weight.
Much like the popular Sport Muffler Kit created f
BMW i Ventures Announces Investment In Bus.Com
Mountain View – April 5, 2017…BMW i Ventures has announced an investment in Bus.com, formerly ShareTheBus, an emerging startup that removes the complexity of renting a bus and coordinating group transportation anywhere in the US and Canada, and is set on revitalizing the outdated charter bus
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Named Best 'Luxury Performance Car' Of 2017 By New York Daily News Autos Team
◾As the lineup's 'halo' model, Giulia Quadrifoglio highlights Alfa Romeo's performance and motorsports knowhow with best-in-class 505 horsepower, 0-60 miles per hour (mph) in 3.8 seconds and a record-setting 7:32 lap time around the legendary Nürburgring – fastest ever by a four-door production seda
Audi Of America Announces 2018 R8 V10 Plus Will Feature Standard Laser Lights
◾The 2018 R8 V10 plus now comes standard-equipped with LED headlights with Audi laser light
◾Audi laser light is the latest production technology in a long line of lighting innovations from Audi
◾On sale this summer, the 2018 R8 V10 and V10 plus models now include standard Audi smartphone interfac
Volkswagen Golf Named Best Small Car In 2017 New York Daily News Autos Awards
Daily News panel of judges commended the Golf's performance, safety ratings, and luxury car-rivaling fit-and-finish
HERNDON, VA (April 5, 2017) — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Volkswagen Golf has earned the honors of Best Small Car in the 2017 Daily New
2017 Mazda6 Wins New York Daily News Autos Award For Best Family Car
Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today announced that the 2017 Mazda6 has won a New York Daily News automotive award for the second year in a row, as chosen by its editors. Mazda6 is only one of four repeat winners from last year.
'In each category, these awards reflect the best choices for
Bollinger Motors Shows All- Electric Sport Utility Truck Chassis
Rolling chassis serves as the foundation for unrivalled sport utility vehicle
April 5, 2017 10:07 am ET (Hobart, NY) – Today, Bollinger Motors revealed the first images of the actual chassis structure which will underpin its upcoming all-electric on and off road sport utility truc
All-New 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Named Crossover-SUV Of The Year By The Rocky Mountain Automotive Press
April 5, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan has been named the 2017 Crossover-SUV of the Year by the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press (RMAP), an honor announced at the Charity Preview Party of the Denver Auto Show.
For the award, RMAP members were tas
Lamborghini Polostorico At 2017 Techno Classica, Essen: Announcing Lamborghini And Design, Concorso D'Eleganza
Sant'Agata Bolognese/Essen, 5 April 2017 – Lamborghini PoloStorico, the heritage and restoration department of Automobili Lamborghini, is at Techno Classica, Essen from 5 to 9 April 2017. Two vehicles are shown on its stand: a Miura P400 SV, the second complete restoration of such a model by
Bmw'S Ultimate Driving Experience, A Six-City Nationwide Driving Program To Kick-Off On April 13-23 At Metlife Stadium
◾Participants will Experience a Full-Range of BMW Vehicles Including Plug-In Hybrid Electric iPerformance Models and the All-New BMW 5 Series.
◾Highlights Include: A Dynamic, Behind-the-Wheel 'Ultimate Driver' Competition and A Teen Driving School Course Based on the Program Taught at the BMW Perfo
Ford To Locate 1,000 Employees In Soon-To-Be Former Masco Headquarters Building As Part Of Campus Transformation
◾Ford Land is leasing transitional work space for nearly 1,000 Ford Motor Company employees as its Dearborn campus transformation continues
◾Automaker taking over Masco building in nearby Taylor, Michigan, as the home improvement products manufacturer is moving to new headquarters; lease includes a
Mitsubishi Motors Named Finalist In 2017 Wommy Awards
Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) announces 'Kids Talk Safety' marketing campaign as a shortlist qualifier in the Introduction Award category
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) was named one of three finalists in the Introduction Award category for the 2017 WOMMY Awards
Nissan Titan Pro-4X Named Rocky Mountain Automotive Press' 2017 Rocky Mountain Pickup Truck Of The Year
◾All-new 2017 Nissan TITAN PRO-4X selected as the pickup that 'best matches the Rocky Mountain lifestyle'
◾Tops other finalists, Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro and Honda Ridgeline AWD, to take distinguished independent media award
◾TITAN PRO-4X half-ton – powered by Nissan's new 390-horsepower 5.6-liter En
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing Teams Compete At Grand Prix Of Long Beach
Apr 5, 2017 – Long Beach -- Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing teams will be competing in both the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Pirelli World Challenge this weekend during the 43rd running of the Grand Prix of Long Beach, April 7 – 9. Entries from AMG-Team Riley Motorsport
Maven Debuts Elevated Car-Sharing Service In Baltimore
Members can now reserve cars hourly or daily at approximately 20 city locations
◾Seamlessly access cars through a mobile app, including locating, reserving and unlocking them.
◾No application or membership fees.
◾Gas and insurance are included in every reservation.
GM And SAE International Select 8 North American Universities For New Autonomous Vehicle Competition
Detroit — At WCX 17: SAE World Congress Experience, SAE International and General Motors announced the eight North American universities who will compete in the upcoming AutoDrive Challenge™.
This new autonomous vehicle design competition is a three-year challenge to develop and demonstrat
New York Could Soon Approve Self-Driving Vehicles Ahead Of New York Auto Show's Empire State Of Mobility Conference
Public highways in New York could soon be open to testing self-driving cars according to a measure in the budget New York State lawmakers are negotiating in Albany. New York's decades-old state law requiring drivers to keep at least one hand on the wheel has kept self-driving cars off of the state's
Record First Quarter Sales For Suzuki
Suzuki is very pleased to announce a record 2017 first quarter sales in the UK with a closing figure of 13,951 units, an increase of 2,400 year on year. This figure means that Suzuki sold an all time record of 40,000 units in the 2016/17 Financial year.
Suzuki currently has a 1.70 per cent market
The Lightweight New A8 – Unique Mix Of Materials Used In The Next Audi Milestone
◾Luxury saloon lives up to its reputation as an innovation driver in lightweight design
◾Comfortable entry and improved view thanks to roller hemming
◾Extraordinary torsional rigidity delivers gains in driving dynamics and acoustics
◾Intelligent mix of four materials: aluminium, steel, magnesium
Ford Records Highest Ever March Sales As Registrations Exceed 90,000 And Outperforms UK Market
Ford total vehicle sales were at their highest March level last month with total sales exceeding 92,000, as the UK market leader out-performed the industry. Ford extended its lead over its nearest rival in total vehicle sales by 80 per cent compared to March 2016.
Highlights of the March sales fi
360-Degree 4K Video With 3D Sound: A Fully Immersive Experience In The Citroën C3 WRC
For any true rally fan, getting behind the wheel of a WRC is the ultimate dream. To get a sense of the extreme thrills of rallying such a car, virtual reality offers infinite possibilities. Combining 360-degree 4K-resolution video and 3D sound, the film recently posted by Citroën Racing gives everyo
Mazda Achieves Record March Retail Sales
◾Mazda UK has achieved its largest ever March retail sales volume.
◾On-sale from 4th March, demand for the all-new Mazda MX-5 RF exceeded expectations.
◾Mazda Financial Services facilitated record finance levels for retail sales over the last financial year.
Mazda UK has achieved a record March
Record Sales Continue For Infiniti In 2017
◾March registrations +151%
◾Year to date registrations +145%
◾INFINITI remains the UK's fastest growing automotive brand this year
As the new car market in the UK witnesses record levels of registrations achieved in March and for the first quarter of 2017, INFINITI UK continues to grow its mar
Records Tumble As MG Motor Continues Success
MG Motor UK is celebrating continued success in 2017, after achieving record registrations for March. Figures released today by The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show a 30% rise compared to the same month in 2016. So far in 2017, MG has registered 1,065 vehicles, 8% higher than t
Most Powerful Production TT Ever – The All-New 2018 Audi TT RS Joins The Audi Sport Model Line
With an all-new five-cylinder engine delivering 400 hp and 354 lb-ft of torque, the all-new 2018 Audi TT RS is the most powerful production TT model Audi has ever produced. Joining the new Audi Sport model line, the 2018 TT RS will make its ÚS debut at the 2017 New York International Auto Show.
New Lexus LS 500 F Sport To Make Global Debut In New York
Following the recent debut of the LS 500 in Detroit and the LS 500h in Geneva, Lexus announced today the all-new LS F SPORT will make its world debut in New York ahead of the upcoming 2017 New York International Auto Show.
World's Rarest And Finest Ferraris To Go On Display At The Petersen
The Petersen Automotive Museum is set to debut its latest exhibition in the Bruce Meyer Family Gallery, presented by Rolex, 'Seeing Red: 70 Years of Ferrari.' The exhibit is a celebration of seven decades of beautiful and fast automobiles and the man, Enzo Ferrari, who brought them to the attention of the world via sheer force of will.
Bentley Home Debuts New Collection For 2017
◾Form follows function with refined contemporary details
◾Innovation and relaxed attitude reflected in materials
◾Contrasts and styles define modern craftsmanship
(Crewe, 04 April 2017) Bentley Home presents a new furniture collection at this year's Salone Internazionale del Mobile, refl
Bluewater Shoppers To Get Early Look At Volvo's New XC60
Visitors to Kent's Bluewater shopping centre next week will be among the first people in the UK to see the new Volvo XC60 SUV, before it appears in dealerships later this year.
From Saturday 8th to Saturday 15th April, the long-awaited SUV will go on display in Volvo's pop-up shop in the centre.
Appy Days! Vauxhall's Roadtrip App Keeps Journeys On Track
◾New GPS Auto Start/Stop function makes tracking journeys even easier
Luton – As April 2017 sees the start of a new tax year, Vauxhall's RoadTrip app makes it quick and easy to log, submit and track business mileage.
And it now features a simple Auto Start/Stop function that means journ
BMW Record At CCA's Biggest Ever Sale
◾Classic Car Auctions' (CCA) debut sale at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show saw 75 per cent of cars sold for total sales of £2.4million, its highest ever sales total.
◾Nearly 200 cars were on offer at the NEC, Birmingham.
◾Headlining the results was a low mileage 1985 BMW M6
Special-Edition, One-Of-One Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Goes On Sale At H.R. Owen
◾H.R. Owen has welcomed one of the rarest Aston Martins in existence to its Reading showroom
◾The stunning and completely individual Vanquish Volante AM37 Edition by Q is a one-of-one model that's exclusively available from Aston Martin Reading for £236,950
◾Commissioned by Aston Martin Lagonda to
50 Years Of Velar: The Story Of Range Rover
◾Land Rover launches new visitor attraction at its Solihull home
◾Tour takes visitors on a journey from the 1967 Velar prototype to the new Velar
◾Interactive exhibit showcases British design and engineering story behind the world's greatest luxury SUV.
Tuesday 4h April, Solihull, Land R
Volkswagen Announces Pricing Of Chattanooga-Built 2018 Atlas, Starting At $30,500
The thoughtfully-designed Atlas packs a great value, offering generous space, sophisticated driving dynamics and a host of available driver assistance and technology features
◾Pricing starts at $30,500 for the four-cylinder turbocharged 2.0L TSI® S FWD model (late availability)
◾Five trim l
Panasonic Jaguar Racing Stays Cool To Take Maiden Points Finish In Mexico City
(MEXICO CITY) – April 3, 2017 – Panasonic Jaguar Racing earned its first championship points in style after a thrilling race where Mitch Evans and Adam Carroll finished in P4 and P8 respectively, in only the fourth FIA Formula E race for the British team.
The Jaguar duo scored 16 points an
2017 Honda HR-V, CR-V, Pilot And Odyssey Named '2017 Best Cars For Families' By U.S. News & World Report
Apr 3, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif. Four 2017 Honda models, the CR-V, HR-V, Pilot and Odyssey were each named to the '2017 Best Cars for Families' list by U.S. News & World Report. Each Honda vehicle took first place in its respective category: Honda CR-V for Best Compact SUV, HR-V for Best Subc
Toyota's 'Juntos Somos Imparables' Salutes Latino Achievement At Hispanicize 2017
Award-Winning Journalist Neida Sandoval to Serve as Celebrity Ambassador in Miami
MIAMI -- April 3, 2017 – Toyota will debut its Juntos Somos Imparables (Together We Are Unstoppable) community engagement series at Hispanicize 2017, the nation's largest gathering of Latino professio
Jaguar Land Rover Reports Us Sales For March 2017
◾Best Ever Jaguar Land Rover U.S. sales month
◾Jaguar sales increase 132 percent for the brand's best sales month since 2003
◾Jaguar XE and F-PACE each have their best sales month since going on sale in 2016
◾Best March sales ever for Jaguar F-TYPE
◾Second Best Ever Land Rover U.S. March Sales M
JLG Autocrib Porsche Collection and President Trump's former Ferrari steal spotlight at Auctions America's $17.3 million Fort Lauderdale sale
• Auctions America achieves $17.3 million with strong new bidder interest at 15th annual Fort Lauderdale collector car sale
• Top ten list led by 1963 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster at $1,200,000, along with 2007 Ferrari F430 F1 formerly owned by President Donald Trump at $270,000
• JLG Autocrib Por
New McLaren 720S Builds Interest Among Younger Generations Of Supercar Enthusiasts
◾New McLaren 720S joins legendary McLaren P1TM in LEGO® Speed Champions range
◾Azores orange LEGO® model 720S is accompanied by a minifigure car designer, complete with design studio desk
◾Available to buy in June, shortly after the first of the full-size McLaren 720S supercars are delivered to cu
Renault Announces New Retail Offers For April
◾Complimentary three-year Service Plan with selected Renaults purchased with Renault Finance before 15 May, saving the customer £459.
◾Three-year 0% APR Selections PCP finance packages with low monthly payments across selected models in the Renault range. Three- and four-year 3.9% APR PCP offers ar
Bicester Heritage Hosts Inaugural Auction Event With Brightwells Auctioneers & Valuers On Wednesday 5 April
◾Award-winning historic motoring community Bicester Heritage will host its first auction event in association with its official partners Brightwells Auctioneers & Valuers on Wednesday 5 April at 12pm
◾Brightwells is a leading auction service provider with over 170 years in the business and more tha
Rust And Rarities Bring The Crowds To Practical Classics Classic Car And Restoration Show
A superb collection of 'rust and rarities' brought in a record number of classic motoring enthusiasts in the Birmingham's NEC for the fourth outing of the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, which for the first time opened for three days.
With 132 classic motoring clubs displaying
Ford Issues Safety Compliance Recall For Certain 2017 Ford F-250 6.2-Liter Vehicles
DEARBORN, Mich., April 1, 2017 – Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety compliance recall for approximately 52,000 2017 Ford F-250 gasoline-powered 6.2-liter vehicles for unintended vehicle movement while in park. Customers are advised to use the parking brake at all times when shifting their
New Lexus LS 500 F Sport To Make Global Debut In New York
TORRANCE, Calif. (April 4, 2017) – Following the recent debut of the LS 500 in Detroit and the LS 500h in Geneva, Lexus announced today the all-new LS F SPORT will make its world debut in New York ahead of the upcoming 2017 New York International Auto Show.
The all-new LS is based on a
2017 Ford F-150 Wins Truck Of The Year From The Fast Lane Truck, Joins Raptor To Clinch 2017 Gold Hitch Awards
DEARBORN, Mich., April 4, 2017 – The 2017 Ford F-150 and F-150 Raptor are taking home three of five Gold Hitch awards from online truck enthusiast magazine The Fast Lane Truck. Along with F-150 winning Truck of the Year overall, both it and Raptor earned additional awards for towing and off-r
Nissan Joins Habitat For Humanity's First Nationwide Campaign #Homeisthekey
◾In April, for every #HomeIsTheKey social post, Nissan will donate $1 to Habitat, up to $250k
◾Nissan's partnership with Habitat started in 2005 with a donation of 50 trucks and employee volunteers to help people along the Gulf Coast after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita
◾Twelve years, $14 million an
World's Rarest And Finest Ferraris To Go On Display At The Petersen
'Seeing Red: 70 Years of Ferrari' will feature over a dozen Ferraris, all adorned in red, displayed in the Bruce Meyer Family Gallery including a 1955 Ferrari 857 Sport, 1980 Ferrari 312 T5 and the 2001 Ferrari F1 driven by Formula One champion Michael Schumacher.
Los Angeles, Calif. (A
Volvo Cars Celebrates 90th Anniversary As The All-New XC60 Makes U.S. Debut At New York Auto Show
The all-new Volvo XC60 will make its North American debut at the 2017 New York International Auto Show. The XC60 marks the start of the new 60 series cars featuring Volvo's new award-winning design language built on the company's Scalable Product Architecture.
Lex Kerssemakers, President and CEO
Cadillac Global Sales Increase 22.1% In March
Cadillac sold 27,406 vehicles in March 2017 globally, an increase of 22.1 percent. March was the 10th consecutive month of double-digit percentage growth.
Cadillac sales in the rapidly expanding midsize luxury crossover segment grew 65 percent in March and 54.4 percent so far in 2017. Cadillac's
Second Annual 'Jeep® 4X4 Day' Kicks Off With Custom Interactive Snapchat Lens
◾Jeep® brand's custom 'Jeep Hair, Don't Care' Snapchat lens lets fans see themselves behind the wheel of an open-air Jeep Wrangler
◾The custom lens is available for 24 hours starting Tuesday, April 4 (4/4) – the Jeep brand's nationally recognized 'Jeep 4x4 Day'
◾Fans can also get in on the fun by
The Momo Mirage
The Momo Mirage was designed as an Italian-American contestant for the luxury performance market. The styling concept and early drawings were done in New York by Gene Garfinkle and the current owner of this car (Mr. Kalikow). At that point, carrozzeria Frua was asked to take over the body design and construct the prototype. Stanguellini was commissioned to build the chassis and take care of the mechanical details, suspension, instruments and other countless details.
Toyota Gazoo Racing Inspired To Win In 2017 Fia World Endurance Championship
Toyota Gazoo Racing revealed the updated TS050 Hybrid at the Monza circuit in Italy, the car it will field in this year's FIA World Endurance Championship.
Toyota Turns HiLux Into The Ultimate Tonka Toy For Grown-Ups
Toyota has reimagined its 'unbreakable' Hilux as full-scale Tonka toy, bringing together two world famous brands in a celebration of their shared reputations for lasting toughness.
The Hilux* Tonka Concept has been created by Toyota Australia to help mark the high-riding off-roader's breakthrough in becoming the country's best-selling vehicle in 2016. Tonka is a household name, celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, while Toyota is in its 80th year of incorporation.
The Future Of Car Delivery Has Reached New Heights: Hyundai Launches 'Click To Fly'
THE FUTURE OF CAR DELIVERY HAS REACHED NEW HEIGHTS: HYUNDAI LAUNCHES 'CLICK TO FLY' - THE WORLD'S FIRST DRONE CAR DELIVERY SERVICE
◾Hyundai Motor UK launches world's first drone delivery service, Click to Fly, on 1 April
◾Click To Fly uses Hyundai's in-house developed 'Hy-drones' to deliver
BMW Launches dDrive Dog Basket To Recreate The Thrill Of The Open Road At Home
◾BMW announces its latest pioneering dDrive technology with an innovative dog's bed.
◾The dDrive dog basket is powered by a TwinPower Turbo fan to let pining pets experience the feeling of the wind in their hair from the comfort (and safety) of their own home.
◾Customisable in luxurious Nappa lea
Volvo Car UK Boosts Sales Operations Team As Volumes Grow
◾Strong sales growth sees three new roles created within Volvo Car UK
◾New positions accompanied by a series of new appointments, strengthening the existing sales operations team
◾Volvo aims to grow UK sales by nearly 30% to 60k by 2020
Volvo Car UK has strengthened its internal sales operatio
British Heart Foundation Announced As Morgan Motor Company Charity Of The Year Partner For 2017
Morgan Motor Company today announces that its Charity of the Year partner for 2017 is the British Heart Foundation (BHF). The one year partnership will aim to raise significant funds to help the BHF in its fight against cardiovascular disease (CVD).
CVD kills more than one in four people in the U
All-New SEAT Ibiza Receives Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017
Fifth-generation of Ibiza represents a significant step forward in SEAT's design evolution
◾The Red Dot Award is one of the most prestigious design awards in the world and especially values and seeks out quality and innovation
◾Perfect proportions combined with a distinct character and agile looks
All-New Mazda MX-5 RF Wins Top Prize At 2017 Red Dot Awards
◾Mazda's new RF captures 'Red Dot: Best of the Best' for exceptional product design.
◾Founded in 1955, Red Dot is one of the world's largest product competitions.
◾The Mazda MX-5, Mazda CX-3 and Mazda2 took Red Dot Awards when launched in 2015.
The all-new Mazda MX-5 RF has won the 'Red Dot: Be
Pattison & Bushell Tied For Renault UK Clio Cup Lead After Sharing The Wins At Brands Hatch
A race win and a second place apiece for Lee Pattison (Halifax) and Mike Bushell (Tunbridge Wells) in the Renault UK Clio Cup's first races of 2017 at Brands Hatch means they are tying for the championship lead heading to the next rounds at Leicestershire's Donington Park circuit in a fortnight's ti
Mexico City Sees DS Virgin Racing Move Up To 3rd Position In The Championship Race
◾Eventful Mexico ePrix results in podium finish for Sam Bird and P6 for Jose Maria Lopez
◾DS Virgin Racing proves the pace of the DSV-02 after Jose Maria Lopez led the way for several laps before a spin after trying to overtake D'Ambrosio
◾Due to the positive result in Mexico City, the team move t
Spectacular Victory For Audi Driver Di Grassi In Mexico City
◾Audi factory driver takes first victory of the season in Formula E race in Mexico
◾Risky race strategy pays dividends for Lucas di Grassi
◾Daniel Abt delivers strong fightback from 18th on the grid to finish seventh
Audi factory driver Lucas di Grassi reduces his deficit to championship leader
Dress Rehearsal For The Alpine A470s At Monza
◾The Signatech Alpine Matmut team fielded a full-strength line-up this weekend at Monza for the official prologue of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).
◾Driving in dry, wet and then drying conditions, the no.35 and no.36 Alpine A470s managed to rack up more than 2,400km in testing.
Bentley Finishes In Second Place In Misano
◾Bentley Motorsport starts the 2017 European season with second place
◾Opening round of the Blancpain GT Series took place at Misano
◾Kane and Abril put in strong performances to secure points haul
2 April 2017, Crewe – Bentley Motorsport has finished in second place in the opening round
Renault E.Dams Secure Points Amongst Mexican Madness
Renault e.dams leave Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, the fourth round of the FIA Formula E championship, with mixed feelings. Nico Prost finished in the points but his teammate Buemi endured a tough race.
This morning, blue skies and warm temperatures greeted the Mexican track with the Renault e.d
Dream Start For World RX Champion Ekström
◾Mattias Ekström wins World RX season opener at Barcelona
◾First event contested by Team EKS with Audi factory support a resounding success
◾Ekström: 'My whole team did a fantastic job'
The 2017 FIA World Rallycross Championship could not have been off to a better start from Audi and EKS's poin
Hayden Paddon Secures Second Position On Hard-Fought Rallye Sanremo
◾Hayden Paddon took second overall on his competitive debut on Rallye Sanremo, his first competitive event in the New Generation i20 R5
◾Gaining in confidence on tarmac throughout the rally, the event helped Paddon prepare for the stages of the Tour de Corse next weekend
◾Battling against more exp
Hyundai Motorsport Crews Target Tarmac Glory At Tour De Corse
◾The World Rally Championship (WRC) returns to Tour de Corse for the second time in six months as Corsica plays host to the fourth round of the 2017 season
◾Following its podium finish on the Mexican gravel, Hyundai Motorsport is aiming to hit the ground running in the French island, the first full
Full-Strength Line-Up Of Citroën C3 WRCs At Tour De Corse
For the first time this season, the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team is to contest a rally with a line-up of three C3 WRCs. Following on from their dramatic win in Mexico, Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle will lead the charge, alongside Craig Breen/Scott Martin and Stéphane Lefebvre/Gabin Moreau.
Battle Of The Brothers: Maserati Stages Unique 'Car Vs Horse' Race Between The Skeltons In Build-Up To Grand National
BATTLE OF THE BROTHERS: MASERATI STAGES UNIQUE 'CAR VERSUS HORSE' RACE BETWEEN THE SKELTONS IN THE BUILD UP TO THE GRAND NATIONAL FESTIVAL
National Hunt Trainer, Dan Skelton, drives new Maserati Levante SUV in a race against professional jockey brother, Harry, on horseback
The Peugeot 208 WRX 2017 Bags Fifth Place On Barcelona Debut
The opening round of the 2017 FIA WorldRX Championship at Barcelona, Spain, saw the PEUGEOT 208 WRX 2017 reveal real potential for the fiercely-competitive campaign ahead.
◾Saturday's qualifying was troubled by rain, but Timmy Hansen overcame the adverse conditions to reach the final which s
Spoils Shared At Brands Hatch - Success For Ingram, Shedden And Jordan In BTCC Curtain Raiser
Tom Ingram, Gordon Shedden and Andrew Jordan took a win apiece as the 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship got underway at Brands Hatch this weekend (1/2 April).
Jeff Smith had secured the first pole position of the new campaign during mixed conditions on Saturday, but the experience
76Th Goodwood Members' Meeting Dates Announced
Whilst we are still reveling in the hugely successful 75th Members' Meeting, we are delighted to announce the dates for next year.
The 76th Members' meeting will take place at Goodwood Motor Circuit on 17 & 18 March 2018.
Ticket-buyers can sign up for ticket alerts now at https://www.goodwood.
70 Classic Cars To Go Under The Hammer At Coys Spring Classics Auction
International auctioneers Coys return to the Royal Horticultural Halls in London with a 70-classic and sports car auction on Wednesday 12th April.
The auction, now being held in the larger of the Royal Horticultural Halls, features a selection of Jaguars and Aston Martins, including a 1967 Aston
Next Stop Corsica As WRC Battle Hots Up
◾New date but same old challenges as WRC battle returns to Europe
◾2017 season's first Tarmac test lives up to its billing as 'the rally of 10,000 corners'
◾To date: three different winners from the opening three rounds
◾Catch all the action for free on Red Bull TV
This year's pulsating FIA Wo
Gregor Fisken Successfully Completes The Flying Scotsman Rally
Gregor Fisken Successfully Completes the Flying Scotsman Rally, as Previous Winner is up For Sale from Fiskens' Mews Showroom
London-based specialist Gregor Fisken was among the enthusiasts tackling the Flying Scotsman Rally, held over some of the UK's finest roads between 31 March and 2 A
Mercedes-Benz Wins Top Fleet Aftersales Award For The Second Time
Mercedes-Benz has been voted by company car drivers as the Best Fleet Dealer Network for aftersales support in 2017.
It is the second time Mercedes-Benz has topped the category in the Experteye awards for providing the best service to fleet drivers when it comes to vehicle maintenance.
FCA UK Launches New Abarth Used Vehicle Locator
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK is taking the used car market to the next level after launching the group's first Abarth Used Vehicle Locator.
FCA's high performance arm will be the first brand to roll out the UVL, which launches today (3 April), with the other FCA marques following later this year
New VED Changes – Suzuki Has The Answer
In response to the latest Government VED reform now in place whereby a customer registering a new car after April 1st will pay a higher vehicle tax rate based on CO2 emissions, Suzuki is pleased to announce its customer campaign to pay three years of this increased charge for them.
Suzuki is offe
Nissan Rogue Stars In Immersive Star Wars-Themed 360-Degree Virtual Reality Experience Available Now
◾Nissan's top-selling Rogue stars in the April 3 launch of 'Battle Test: A Nissan 360-degree Virtual Reality Experience'
◾Free virtual reality experience features several Nissan Intelligent Safety Shield® Technologies in a simulated battlefield from 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'
American Honda Nets New March Sales Records
◾American Honda trucks have best-ever March sales. rising 8.4 percent
◾Honda Division trucks also set new March record with a 12.6 percent gain
◾Honda CR-V sails past previous March best with a 23 percent increase
◾Honda HR-V continues record pace, gaining 19.6 percent for the month
◾Acura MDX s
Sixth Annual Wyland National Mayor's Challenge For Water Conservation Begins April 1
Wyland annual campaign presented by Toyota, issues challenge to mayors to inspire residents to see who can be the most 'water wise'
◾In 2016, residents from 4,100 cities participated and pledged their commitment to reducing water consumption by 1.9 billion gallons
◾Kickoff event at the Mall of Ame
Audi Of America Sets New March Record As Suvs And Sedans Drive Consumer Demand
◾Sales of Q5 rose 18 percent; Q3 sales up 21 percent
◾A4 sedan increased 20 percent; A6 sales up 8 percent
◾First-quarter sales up 9 percent over last year
HERNDON, Virginia, April 3, 2017 – Audi of America reported a March sales increase of 2 percent to 18,705 vehicles, as the Q5, Q3 an
Ford Joins Kode With Klossy, Igniting Movement To Educate Young Women In Computer Science, Coding
◾With jobs in technology-related fields expected to grow to more than 9 million in the next five years, Ford is collaborating with Kode With Klossy to bring more coding summer camp offerings to the next generation of girl coders and innovators
◾Along with www.fordsteamexperience.com, now in its sec
Volkswagen Of America Reports March 2017 Sales Results
◾March sales totaled 27,635 units, an increase of 2.7 percent over March 2016
◾Golf SportWagen sales (which includes the all-new Alltrack) totaled 2,461 units, an increase of 154.2 percent over March 2016, resulting in the best March for the Golf SportWagen on record
◾The Golf GTI delivered its be
Mazda Sales Increase 4.9 Percent In March
Fourth-Generation MX-5 Miata Records Best-Ever Sales Month
IRVINE, Calif. (April 3, 2017) – Mazda North American Operations today reported March U.S. sales of 24,549 vehicles, representing an increase of 4.9 percent versus March of last year. With an equal amount of selling days in
Formula Drift Round 1: Streets Of Long Beach Results
James Deane Makes His Return to the Series and Takes the Victory
Long Beach, Calif. – April 2, 2017 – Formula DRIFT Black Magic Pro Championship presented by BlackVue Dash Cameras kicked off the 14th season with an exciting day of action at the O'Reilly Auto Parts Round 1: Streets o
Nissan Group Reports March 2017 U.S. Sales
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group today announced U.S. sales in March 2017 set an all-time record at 168,832 units, an increase of 3 percent over the prior year.
◾Nissan Division finished March with 150,566 sales, up 1 percent and also the best month on record.
Ford F-Series Sales Grow 10 Percent In March; Company's Overall U.S. Sales Down 7 Percent
DEARBORN, Mich., April 3, 2017 – Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) today reported its March 2017 sales results. Click here or visit media.ford.com to view the news release. Ford will begin its monthly sales call at 10 a.m. ET this morning when Erich Merkle, Ford U.S. sales analyst, will host a co
GM Was The Fastest Growing Automaker In March, Driven By Chevrolet And Buick
Strong Retail Share Gain for the First Quarter
DETROIT — General Motors (NYSE: GM), which grew its retail sales faster than any other full-line automaker in 2016, outpaced the industry once again in March. The company also gained retail share in the first quarter of 2017.
Toyota Motor North America Reports March 2017 Sales
◾Toyota division set March and first quarter sales record in light trucks
◾Toyota division SUVs up over 15 percent
◾Lexus division light trucks, Total NX sales set new March best ever
PLANO, Texas (April 3, 2017) – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) Inc., today reported its U.S. March 2
Honda To Reveal All-New 2017 Civic Si Coupe And Si Sedan Via Youtube On April 6
Apr 3, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif.
Global debut of next-gen sporty Civic Si production models, Thursday, Apr. 6 at 8:00 am PDT on Honda YouTube channel at honda.us/2017CivicSiReveal
The all-new 2017 Honda Civic Si Coupe and Si Sedan will make their first appearance later this week in a dynami
Head-Turners From Mazda Make Their Southern California Race Debut
Mazda Prototype Team in Action Near North American Corporate Headquarters
IRVINE, Calif. (April 3, 2017) – The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach has been a favorite of fans and competitors for more than four decades. The shimmering ocean… the palm trees… plus the yachts, blaring sunsh
BBMW Group U.S. Reports March 2017 Sales
◾BMW brand sales increase 3.3 percent
◾MINI brand sales increase 4.7 percent
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – April 3, 2017… Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 3.3 percent in March for a total of 31,015 compared to 30,033 vehicles sold in March, 2016. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is up 1.5 percent
Infiniti Reports Record March Sales In The U.S.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – INFINITI today reported sales of 18,266 vehicles in the U.S. during March, an increase of 33 percent, making March the best sales month in INFINITI's history.
The QX50 luxury crossover also had its best month, while QX80 premium full-size SUV had its best March, with an
FCA Us Reports March 2017 U.S. Sales
◾Dodge brand sales up 10 percent; four Dodge brand vehicles post sales gains
◾Ram Truck brand sales up 6 percent; Ram pickup sales increase 6 percent year over year
◾Jeep® Grand Cherokee sales increase 22 percent compared with same month a year ago
◾Fiat 500 sales up 12 percent for the month
Kia Motors America Announces March Sales
Forte Family of Compact Cars Leads March Sales
IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2017 – Kia Motors America today announced March sales of 49,429 units, led by the Forte family of compact cars with 10,289 units sold. The month also saw sales of the all-new Niro** climb to 2,704 units in the c
Mitsubishi Motors Surpasses 100,000 Sales In FY16 With Strong March 2017 Sales
◾Mitsubishi exceeds 100,000 FY16 sales for the first time since 2007
◾Fourth consecutive fiscal year of sales growth
◾Outlander posts best March sales ever; Outlander March sales increase 96.4 percent over last year
◾Mirage G4 post its best sales month ever
◾Total March 2017 sales up 6.2 percent
Sales Bolstered By Macan And All-New Panamera
Sales bolstered by Macan and all-new Panamera
ATLANTA, April 3, 2017 -- Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor in the United States of Porsche 911, Boxster, and Cayman sports cars, Macan and Cayenne SUVs, and the Panamera four-door sports sedan line-up, to
Chevy Versatility, Durability, Capability Top Comerica Park Fountain
Equinox, Silverado on view in Tigers home field for more than 3 million annual visitors
DETROIT – Chevrolet and the Detroit Tigers are celebrating Opening Day of the Major League Baseball (MLB) season by placing this year's showcase vehicles a top the fountain at Comerica Park.
FCA Us Tells 'Hole' New Story At WCX 2017
◾FCA US technical paper outlines new process to determine optimal size and dimension of weight-saving 'lightening holes' – while preserving vehicle durability and performance
◾Such optimization can help reduce frame-component weight by up to five percent
◾One of 24 technical papers FCA US engineer
Dealer Of The Year Awards For Groupe Renault's Best Dealers
◾Six UK Groupe Renault dealers named in global Dealer of the Year awards
◾Thierry Koskas, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing of Groupe Renault handed out the awards
◾106 winning dealerships across the globe
On 30 March, Thierry Koskas, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing of Gro
Streamliners At The Amelia Island Concours
One of the highlights are the 2017 Amelia Island Concours was their Streamliner class, which brought together 11 various examples of wind-cheating automobiles. Given its own pedestal on the show field was the 1999 Spirit of Rett LSR Streamliner, which is the fastest normally aspirated car in histor
Mercedes-Benz Closes Out Record First Quarter With 79,141 Units, Up 4.5%
Apr 3, 2017 – ATLANTA -- Mercedes-Benz today reported record first quarter year-to-date volume at 79,141 units, up 4.5% from 2016. March sales of 29,092 increased 3.3% from the same month last year. Adding 2,871 units for Vans and 389 units for smart, Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) achieved a gran
Subaru Of America, Inc. Reports Record March Sales
◾Record March - monthly sales increase 11.3 percent over March 2016
◾64 consecutive months of yearly month-over-month growth
◾Best March ever for Outback, Forester and WRX/WRX STI
◾37 consecutive months of more than 10,000 Outbacks sold
◾44 consecutive months of more than 10,000 Foresters sold
Subaru Renews Partnership With The National Wildlife Federation For 2017 'Subaru Loves The Earth'
Throughout April, Subaru and the National Wildlife Federation Will Team Up to Help Combat the Decline of Wildlife Habitats
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru of America, Inc. is once again partnering with the National Wildlife Federation to help preserve wildlife and their habitats through
BMW Team RLL - 2017 Bubba Burger Sports Car Grand Prix At Long Beach Preview
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – April 3, 2017… The Long Beach, California street circuit has been the site of many BMW Team RLL successes since the team's first season racing for BMW in 2009. The team has finished the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race, for a second consecutive year sponso
Volvo Announces March Sales
ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (April 3, 2017) - Volvo Car USA, LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 5,356 vehicles for the month of March, a 21.9 percent decrease. Year to date sales are down 17.6 percent.
XC90 continues to see strong global demand, which has impacted supply in the US market. Increased p
Hyundai Motor America Reports March Sales
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 3, 2017 – Hyundai Motor America today reported sales of 69,265 for the month of March, down eight percent versus a record-setting March 2016.
Hyundai Division posts sales of 67,510 units|
'Tucson, Santa Fe and Elantra were the bright spots for the mo
Twists And Turns Of Corsica Await Toyota Gazoo Racing World Rally Team
Tour de Corse next date in the 2017 World Rally Championship
The Toyota Gazoo Racing World Rally Team head for the Mediterranean next week for the Tour de Corse, the fourth stop in the 2017 World Rally Championship (6 to 9 April). France's round of the WRC is the first in the season to tak
Hyundai Motor Expands Its SUV Family With The All-New Hyundai Kona
◾The All-New Kona expands Hyundai Motor's SUV family with a unique sub–compact SUV.
◾It is an important milestone of Hyundai Motor's journey to become the leading Asian automotive brand in Europe by 2021.
◾The name Kona is derived from the Kona district on the Big Island of Hawaii, reflecting the