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Duemila Ruote: RM Sotheby's Rounds Out 2016 With Thrilling No Reserve Italian Collection Sale
RM Sotheby's will proudly present 'Duemila Ruote' (2000 Wheels)—an astounding selection of automobiles, motorcycles, bicycles, boats, bobsleds and automobilia—during a multi-day sale in Milan, Italy, the weekend of 25 November. Coinciding with the Milano AutoClassica—the Classic & Sports Car Show—held in Milan the same weekend, the multi-day auction will feature more than 750 lots, making it the largest, automotive-themed private collection sale ever staged in Europe. All lots will be presented 'without reserve', setting the scene for a very exciting close to RM Sotheby's 2016 global calendar.
I.D. – The World Premiere
World premiere of the I.D. starts the countdown to a new era for Volkswagen
THE NEW MERCEDES-AMG GT ROADSTER AND MERCEDES-AMG GT C ROADSTER: OPEN-TOP DRIVING PERFORMANCE AS A TWIN PACK
Affalterbach. Mercedes-AMG is blowing even more fresh air into the AMG GT family. Shortly after the world premiere of the AMG GT R, the sports car and performance brand from Affalterbach is presenting two exciting roadster variants of the two-seater sports car. Alongside the AMG GT Roadster,
30 Years Of The BMW M3 – The Story Behind The Legend
2016 marks the 30th anniversary of a motoring icon, one which revolutionised the mid-size sports car segment when its production started in 1986. The very first BMW M3 set a new standard by which other carmakers would be measured – and, five model generations later, are still judged today. BMW Motorsport Division, the precursor to BMW M Division, was incredibly rigorous in its deployment of undiluted motor racing technology in the development of the first-generation BMW M3.
FORD ISSUES ONE SAFETY RECALL AND ONE SAFETY COMPLIANCE RECALL IN NORTH AMERICA
DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 28, 2016 – Ford Motor Company is issuing one safety recall and one safety compliance recall in North America. Details are as follows:
Ford issues safety recall for certain 2014 Ford Transit Connect vehicles to reinstall panoramic roofs
Ford is issuing a saf
INFINITI NAMED OFFICIAL LUXURY VEHICLE OF THE ATLANTA BRAVES
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves today announced a multi-year agreement with INFINITI, naming the auto manufacturer the official luxury vehicle of the Braves.
'As the premier sports franchise in the south, the Atlanta Braves have one of the largest, most passionate fan bases in the region,' said INFI
INFINITI NAMED OFFICIAL LUXURY VEHICLE OF THE ATLANTA BRAVES
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves today announced a multi-year agreement with INFINITI, naming the auto manufacturer the official luxury vehicle of the Braves.
'As the premier sports franchise in the south, the Atlanta Braves have one of the largest, most passionate fan bases in the region,' sa
NISSAN FOUNDATION GRANT SUPPORTS UNIQUE CIVIL RIGHTS TRAINING FOR NASHVILLE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES
◾Historical framework used as gateway to productive conversations with law enforcement and an increasingly diverse population
◾Nissan continues its 24-year long commitment to fostering cultural diversity
◾Nissan Foundation recently awarded $700,000 in grants to nonprofits supporting the breakdown
SUBARU CONTINUES COMMITMENT TO CITY OF CAMDEN THROUGH DONATION OF OVER 1,700 SCIENCE TEXTBOOKS TO COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
Automaker to Donate More Than 40,000 Science Books to Schools Across the Country as Part of the 'Subaru Loves Learning' Initiative
Camden, NJ - Subaru of America is proud to announce its donation of more than 1,700 award-winning science textbooks to 17 Camden schools, continuing t
Five Million Strong!
Toyota continues sales leadership of Certified Pre-Owned vehicles as first auto brand to cross 5M milestone
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., (Sept. 28, 2016)– Five million. Five times a million. Five thousand thousand. 5 x 106. Any way you slice it, the number now represents the total Ce
BORLA® INTRODUCES LONG TUBE HEADER FOR 2015-16 DODGE CHALLENGER HELLCAT
Purpose-built to deliver maximum horsepower and torque, the Long Tube Headers are intended for serious track enthusiasts
BORLA® Performance Industries has announced new Long Tube Headers designed and engineered exclusively for the 2015-16 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat 6.2L and SRT 392 6.4L models. T
‘DUEMILA RUOTE': RM SOTHEBY'S ROUNDS OUT 2016 WITH THRILLING NO RESERVE ITALIAN COLLECTION SALE
• RM Sotheby's presents 'Duemila Ruote' (2000 Wheels)—the largest automotive-themed private collection sale ever staged in Europe
• Collection comprises an exceptional variety of automobiles, motorcycles, bicycles, boats, bobsleds and automobilia
• Multi-day sale scheduled for weekend of 25 Novemb
VIRTUAL REALITY REDUCES PRODUCTION TIME OF PROTOTYPES BY 30%
◾SEAT uses this technology to optimise the production and manufacturing processes of its cars
◾It cuts in half the number of prototypes required prior to making a car, which has a positive impact on the final price of the product
◾In the case of the SEAT Ateca more than 800 improvements were made
ASTON MARTIN POWERBOAT REVEALED IN MONACO
◾Aston Martin AM37 powerboat unveiled at the prestigious Monaco Yacht Show
◾First powerboat developed by Aston Martin and Quintessence Yachts
◾Innovative design marries expertise from the luxury automotive and yachting world
◾Performance AM37S version expected to reach speeds of 50 knots
WORLD RX TRAVELS TO RIGA FOR INAUGURAL LATVIAN RACE
The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will visit Latvia for the first time this weekend (1-2 October) as the world's best rallycross drivers compete at a new state-of-the-art rallycross circuit at Bikernieki, located just 15 minutes from central Riga. A total of 49 600bh
WDE MOTORSPORT LATEST TOP RENAULT UK CLIO CUP TEAM TO MAKE JUNIOR MOVE
WDE Motorsport has joined fellow leading Renault UK Clio Cup teams Ciceley Motorsport, Team Pyro and 20Ten Racing in announcing it will expand to run cars in the new Renault UK Clio Cup Junior championship in 2017.
The Ashford based squad has competed in junior car racing before but feels Renault
THE ASTON MARTIN DB11 GOES INTO PRODUCTION
28 September 2016, Gaydon: Aston Martin has commenced production of the highly anticipated DB11 for UK customers, the first core car launched under the luxury carmaker's six year 'Second Century Plan'. With the first DB11 coming off the Gaydon production line today, first deliveries to custo
NISSAN DEVELOPS AN AUTONOMOUS CHAIR FOR PEOPLE WHO CAN'T STAND QUEUING
YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan today unveiled the latest in a series of innovations designed to bring the benefits of its Intelligent Mobility blueprint to the daily lives of customers. Following the success of the Intelligent Parking Chair earlier this year, the newly-developed ProPILOT Chair nego
VOLKSWAGEN COMMERCIAL VEHICLES SUPPLIES LEADING BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE PROVIDER WITH 130 VEHICLES
110 Transporters, 10 Crafters and 10 Caddys provided to Mountjoy
Vans wrapped, branded and racked out to offer optimum use of space
Vehicles will be used by tradesmen delivering rapid repairs across Southern England
A leading provider of building and maintenance support
ALL-NEW JEEP COMPASS MAKES WORLDWIDE DEBUT IN BRAZIL
In celebration of the start of production at FCA's Jeep Assembly Plant in Goiana, Pernambuco, the Jeep brand introduced the all-new Jeep Compass today in Brazil.
A truly global all-new compact SUV, the Jeep Compass will be produced with 17 fuel-efficient powertrain options for consumers in more t
CITROËN CELEBRATES FIA WTCC* CROWN WITH A TREBLE
The day after securing its third consecutive FIA World Touring Car Championship title, Citroën shone in the races at the Shanghai circuit, with José María López, Yvan Muller and Mehdi Bennani giving the C-Elysée WTCC its first one-two-three finish of the season. Yvan Muller's two podium places secur
Barn-Find E-Type Storms Ahead At CCA September Sale
Classic Car Auctions (CCA) achieved a 70 per cent sales rate and total sales of £1.4million in its September Sale on Saturday 24th September
One family owned for 40 years, 1972 Jaguar E-Type SIII V12 Roadster barn find sold for £61,050.
More than 500 registered to bid in the sale at The Warwickshi
TOP 10 CARS GOING UNDER THE HAMMER AT PARIS MOTOR SHOW AUCTION
◾Important entries include the first Ferrari Dino delivered to France, Liberace's gold plated Cadillac, unique artwork by Natacha Toutain and more
◾Le Mans 2017 Ultra-VIP package to be auctioned for charity
◾Coys joins exciting new social platform
International auctioneers Coys, in association
VOLKSWAGEN #PINKBEETLE AUCTION RAISES MONEY TO FIGHT BREAST CANCER WITH GIULIANA RANCIC'S FAB-U-WISH AND THE PINK AGENDA
Winning bidder claims first limited-edition 2017 #PinkBeetle in the United States before hitting dealer showrooms in October
Herndon, VA (September 26, 2016) – Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today announced the completion of the auction of the first U.S. limited-edition 2017 Volks
ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS ANNOUNCES SIXTH SHOWROOM IN JAPAN
27 September 2016, Tokyo
New showrooms in Nagoya and Fukuoka opened in 2016
Hiroshima dealership in 2017 set to bring the total number of showrooms to six
Future vision to strengthen aftersales and service network for growing customer base
SUBARU OF AMERICA PARTNERS WITH CHALLENGER CENTER TO INSPIRE THE MARS GENERATION
Subaru Empowers Educators to Engage America's Future Workforce
Washington- Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education organization, is proud to announce a new partnership with Subaru of America focused on the development of Challenger Ce
BMW TEAM RLL - PETIT LE MANS PREVIEW
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Sept. 27, 2016… BMW Team RLL will finish its eighth consecutive year racing for BMW and the first season for the all-new BMW M6 GTLM at this weekend's Petit Le Mans race at Road Atlanta, in Braselton, Ga.
Petit Le Mans, the traditional 10-hour season-ender of the IMS
PANAMERA 4 E-HYBRID AND 911 GT3 CUP TO DEBUT IN PARIS
ATLANTA, Sept. 27, 2016 -- Two worlds, two global debuts: At the Paris Motor Show, Porsche is celebrating the debut of two sports cars with completely different characteristics – the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid and a 911 racing car. The new sports sedan combines a performance-oriented hybrid powertra
30 YEARS OF THE BMW M3 – THE STORY BEHIND THE LEGEND
Munich. 2016 marks the 30th anniversary of a motoring icon, one which revolutionised the mid-size sports car segment when its production started in 1986. The very first BMW M3 set a new standard by which other carmakers would be measured – and, five model generations later, are still judged t
HONDA, ACURA RACERS CLAIM SIX SCCA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Sep 26, 2016
◾Runoffs results reflect impact of Honda Racing Line Program
◾Podium sweep in Super Touring Light, Formula F
◾Honda drivers also win P1, B-Spec, STU and GTL
LEXINGTON, Ohio. – Honda and Acura racers won six Sports Car Club of America national championship titles, i
JEEP® BRAND'S 'FREE TO BE' VIDEO LAUNCHES ACROSS TELEVISION
The Jeep® brand's 'Free to Be' video shines the spotlight on the new 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk and the new 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles
The campaign features Cat Steven's song 'If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out'
The 60-second video broke across television on Mon
$200,000 ON THE LINE AT MAZDA MX-5 CUP SEASON FINALE
Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires season finale at Road Atlanta this Thursday, September 29
IRVINE, Calif. (September 27, 2016) – Nathanial 'Sparky' Sparks, a native of Spanish Fork, Alabama (No. 8 Sick Sideways), leads a pack of four in the hunt for
'HAIL A HONDA' RIDESHARE PROGRAM COMES TO AUSTIN CITY LIMITS MUSIC FESTIVAL THANKS
Sep 27, 2016 - AUSTIN, Tex. Partnership with Ride Austin and Austin City Limits Music Festival provides free rides for ACL Festivalgoers over both weekends
Honda marks 8th year as sponsor to ACL Festival with LCD Soundsystem, Major Lazer and Kygo headliniing 2016 Honda Stage
ACL Fest Water
MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS COMES TOP OF ITS CLASS AT THE CARAVAN CLUB TOWCAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS
The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class has been named the best in its class at the Caravan Club's Towcar of the Year awards.
The Mercedes-Benz E 220 d AMG Line Saloon underwent rigorous testing before being declared the best tow car between £35,000 and £45,000 – against 10 competitors.
MOST EXTREME SCHOOL RUN IN DEMAND FOR KODIAQ ADVENTURE
◾ŠKODA is seeking most extreme school run in the UK
◾Families who battle hills, fields, streams and tough terrain will be considered
◾Winners will experience all-new ŠKODA Kodiaq's first foray on British roads
Milton Keynes, 27 September 2016: ŠKODA UK is searching the length and breadth of t
A MILLION KILOMETRES IN 10 YEARS: NISSAN EUROPE'S DYNAMIC PERFORMANCE CENTRE CELEBRATES A DECADE OF ENGINEERING QUALITY
◾Workshop in Bonn, Germany first opened its doors in September 2006
◾Seven-strong test team has covered more than one million kilometres in 10 years
◾Team is responsible for dynamic validation of Nissan crossover range for Europe – Qashqai, Juke and X-Trail
◾Key role in ensuring high quality and
JEEP BRAND AT THE 2016 PARIS INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW
◾EMEA première of the 2017 Jeep® Grand Cherokee, introducing the all-new Trailhawk trim level, an even more refined Summit model and the revised SRT model
◾European preview of the new Jeep Renegade Desert Hawk and Jeep Cherokee Night Eagle II special edition models
◾Introduction of the dual-dry cl
DS VIRGIN RACING FORMULA E SEASON 3 LIVERY: REVEALED
In anticipation of the launch of Formula E's third season, beginning 9 October in Hong Kong, DS Virgin Racing has released a thrilling video to unveil its Season 3 livery.
Shot over 10 hours in thunderstorm conditions in the abandoned streets and walkways of Manchester's Media City, the video ope
2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo: Pricing Announced At U.S. Debut
Nissan today announced pricing of $174,9901 USD for the new 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO in conjunction with its North American debut at the Japanese Classic Car Show at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California. The annual JCCS is regarded as the largest gathering of Japanese heritage enthusiasts in the country and attracts nearly 400 private heritage cars and more than 7,000 spectators.
BRITISH ACTOR NICHOLAS HOULT TAKES ON UNIQUE DRIVING CHALLENGE IN NEW JAGUAR XF ALL-WHEEL DRIVE
Star of Mad Max, Fury Road and X-Men is the latest contender to take on Jaguar's 'Smart Cone' driving challenge
New Jaguar XF AWD put through its paces on a unique low-grip course
Sign up for the 'Smart Cone' challenge as part of Jaguar's Art of Performance Tour now taking pl
MONDAY MORNING MOTORING MESS: THINGS THAT THE KIDS LEAVE BEHIND
◾The weird and wonderful remnants of weekend family motoring include pets, teeth and dead animals
◾61% of parents embarrassed by the state of their car after the weekend
◾One in five cleans out their car every Monday before work
Milton Keynes, 26 September 2016: Over a million parents* a
PASSIONE FERRARI AT SILVERSTONE
FERRARI CALIFORNIA T CHARITY EVENT : RAYS OF SUNSHINE AND BEN FERRARI APPRENTICES GRADUATION CEREMONY
23-24 SEPTEMBER 2016
London, 26 September 2016 – Silverstone Circuit was bathed in sunshine for the two day Passione Ferrari event at the famed F1 circuit, with VIP clients, guest
ONE-TWO WIN AS WELL AS FRUSTRATION FOR AUDI IN THE DTM
◾Mattias Ekström wins Sunday's race at Budapest trailed by Adrien Tambay
◾Lead in the manufacturers' and teams' standings extended
◾Edoardo Mortara and Jamie Green without points after starting accident
Only two contenders left: In the grand finale of the DTM at the Hockenheimring on October 15
GEELY TO BE LEAD PARTNER FOR THE BLOODHOUND PROJECT
◾Team announces its most substantial sponsorship deal
◾World Land Speed Record Challenge on track for Autumn 2017
◾Geely to take BLOODHOUND Inspiration Programme across Asia
The BLOODHOUND Project today announced Zhejiang Geely Holding Group (ZGH) as its prime sponsor and Official Automotive Pa
BUSHELL, WHORTON-EALES JUST DAYS AWAY FROM DRAMATIC BRANDS HATCH TITLE DECIDER
After more than 200 laps and 420 miles of racing, the destiny of the 2016 Renault UK Clio Cup will finally be decided this coming weekend (Sat 1/Sun 2 October) when either Mike Bushell (Tunbridge Wells) or Ant Whorton-Eales (Lichfield) is crowned Champion in the final two rounds of the season on the
SEAT PRESENTS A SURPRISINGLY INNOVATIVE STAND CONCEPT AT THE PARIS MOTOR SHOW
◾SEAT will have two spaces enabling visitors to live and breathe the brand, designed around a 4D experience and 'Created in Barcelona' theme
◾SEAT is unveiling the Ateca X-Perience showcar in Paris
At this year's Paris Motor Show, which opens its doors to media this Thursday (public show days 1
2016 Malaysian Grand Prix - Preview
The 2016 Formula One World Championship season continues this weekend with Round 16, the Malaysian Grand Prix, from Sepang
·Nico: 'I've had a good run lately and I'm enjoying the moment'
·Lewis: 'I just have to keep giving it my all and hope for the best'
·Toto: 'The drivers are pushing e
BONHAMS SEE SALE SUCCESS AT CHANTILLY AS TIMELESS GERMAN CLASSICS GO UNDER THE HAMMER
The best of German automotive engineering headlined Bonhams Chantilly sale, with the Ex-1935 Berlin Motor Show Mercedes-Benz 500K Special Roadster realising 5,290,000, while a trio of Horch greats sold for a collective 2.3 million.
In 1935 the 500K took pride of place on the Mercedes-Ben
THE LATEST McLAREN P1 IS PURE ELECTRIC
McLaren retailers to offer a pure electric McLaren P1TM
Central driving position and open roof configuration
Rushes from zero to maximum speed in just two seconds
... to the tune of Hickory Dickory Dock
McLaren Automotive has already revealed that one of the k
FORD FIESTA ST AVAILABLE WITH FIVE DOORS FOR GREATER PRACTICALITY WITH SAME CLASS-LEADING PERFORMANCE
◾New Fiesta ST five door to be available for the first time
◾Fiesta ST five door enhances practicality of class-leading hot hatchback while retaining award-winning performance and driving dynamics
BRENTWOOD, ESSEX, Monday, 26 September -- The Ford Fiesta ST compact performance hatchback i
RENAULT-NISSAN AND MICROSOFT PARTNER TO DELIVER THE FUTURE OF CONNECTED DRIVING
Companies sign global, multiyear contract to work on next-generation connected car technologies and driving experiences
PARIS, France/REDMOND, Wash. (September 26, 2016) – The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Microsoft Corp. have signed a global, multiyear agreement to partner on next-
2017 NISSAN GT-R NISMO: PRICING ANNOUNCED AT U.S. DEBUT
◾New 2017 GT-R NISMO – the extreme iteration of Nissan's GT-R supercar – priced at $174,990 USD1
◾Fresh new look inside and out for the 2017 model year
◾Unmatched performance2 anchored by 600-horsepower3 high-capacity turbocharged 3.8-liter V6 and advanced independent rear transaxle all-wheel driv
THRILL-SEEKING DRIVERS TURNING TO FORD IN RECORD NUMBERS; PERFORMANCE CAR SALES TO SURPASS 200,000 IN 2016
◾Ford's lineup of performance cars – including Mustang, Focus RS, Focus ST and Fiesta ST – has caught the eye of younger and more affluent buyers across the globe
◾This year Ford will sell more than 200,000 performance cars globally, nearly double the volume from just three years ago
ALL-MOPAR FUNNY CAR ST. LOUIS FINAL ENDS WITH WIN FOR DODGE CHARGER PILOT JACK BECKMAN
◾Mopar claims top honors at NHRA Midwest Nationals near St. Louis in seventh all-Mopar Funny Car final of 2016
◾Jack Beckman wheels Infinite Hero Dodge Charger R/T to victory at Gateway Motorsports Park, scores second win of season
◾Make-A-Wish Dodge Charger R/T driver Tommy Johnson Jr. powers to
THE 2016 PROTOTYPE SEASON FINALE MEANS THE END OF AN ERA
- Two-car Mazda Prototype team aims to end an era on top -
IRVINE, Calif. (September 26, 2016) – The 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship will come to a conclusion Saturday with the running of the 10-hour Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort. The Mazda
2017 MAZDA MX-5 MIATA RF LAUNCH EDITION PREORDERING BEGINS TODAY
Pricing for MX-5 RF Launch Edition MSRP1 to start from $33,850
IRVINE, Calif. (September 26, 2016) – The wait is over, as pricing for the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Launch Edition has been announced in advance of the preorder site going live today.
Starting at 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. P
CALL FOR ENTRIES: TOYOTA AND DISCOVERY EDUCATION CHALLENGE TEENS TO SPREAD THE WORD ON SAFE DRIVING
Winner of the TeenDrive365 Video Challenge Will Have their PSA Idea Produced by Discovery Film Crew – Contest Opens Today
Plano, TX (September 26, 2016) – Teens speak their own language, whether it's through the latest slang, emojis or filters on Snapchat. That's why once again Toyo
RAM TOUGH TRUCK PULL FOR WINDSOR-ESSEX UNITED WAY SPONSORED BY THE FCA FOUNDATION SETS DONATION OF $77,639 AND COUNTING
◾For the fourth straight year, the FCA Foundation served as proud supporter of United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County for the Ram Tough Truck Pull, held along the banks of the Detroit River in front of FCA Canada's Windsor, Ont., headquarters
◾A record-high 25 teams participated to pull an FCA A
RINGBROTHERS REVS UP FOR SEMA 2016
Award-winning custom car builder Ringbrothers™ is set to debut three exciting new builds at the 2016 SEMA Show, display its 900hp Winnebago 'Happy Camper,' and preview a unique upcoming build with Prestone.
Spring Green, Wisc. (September 26, 2016) – World renowned car builder Ringbrothers,
ATLANTA CONCOURS DEBUTS THOROUGHBRED LINEAGE IN STREET PLATFORM
$4mm Rare and Restored European-Spec GT40 Makes U.S. Debut for One-Time Appearance –
Never-Before-Seen Collections & Barn Finds Enhance and Inspire Inaugural Show at Château Èlan
ATLANTA, Ga., September 26, 2016 – There are very few car owners in the world that can claim t
FCA US OFFERS MULTIPLE EXHIBITS AND FAMILY FUN AT THE 2016 STATE FAIR OF TEXAS
◾All-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid minivans offer unprecedented functionality and style
◾Dodge shakes things up with the ultimate performance 2017 Challenger SRT Hellcat
◾FIAT brand expansion continues with the all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider roadster
◾Jeep® brand celebrates the unp
The Tammy Allen Collection Consigns Over 80 Vehicles To Barrett-Jackson's Ninth Annual Las Vegas Auction
The collection, which includes over 80 vehicles, will be sold at No Reserve during the 9th Annual Las Vegas Auction at the world-renowned Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
The vehicles were part of Tammy Allen's car museum at Allen Unique Autos, which was located in Grand Junction, Colora
PEUGEOT GEARS UP FOR SUV OFFENSIVE AT THE 2016 PARIS MOTOR SHOW
◾PEUGEOT to present the latest 2008, 3008 and 5008 SUVs at this year's Paris Motor Show
◾PEUGEOT i-Cockpit®: the latest generation of digital instrumentation will be first launched on new 3008 SUV and 5008 SUV models available with interactive virtual reality demonstrations
◾New PEUGEOT 3008 DKR r
2017 Hyundai Elantra GT
The 2017 model year Elantra GT comes with the latest infotainment technology and a new package that resets the already high standard made by this stylish five-door. Powered by a standard 2.0-liter Gasoline Direct Injection engine, the Elantra GT combines a cavernous interior with crisp handling and strong power for a fun-to-drive, yet everyday useful experience. Base price starts at $18,800, excluding $835 freight charge.
Chevrolet Introduces All-New 2018 Equinox
Call it the right balance. On the autumnal equinox today, Chevrolet introduced the all-new 2018 Equinox, a fresh and modern SUV sized and designed to meet the needs of the compact SUV customer.
'We've got the strongest truck business in the industry and we've reinvigorated our car lineup with Volt, Cruze and Malibu,' said Alan Batey, Global Chevrolet president. 'We're applying the same customer focus to grow our crossover/SUV business — starting with the Chevrolet Equinox.'
World premiere for the fourth generation smart electric drive - Electrification of all smart models
The new smart electric drive* is making electric mobility more attractive than ever. This is because it combines the agility of a smart with emission-free driving – the ideal combination for urban mobility. This is the fourth-generation electric smart, which is now available in all three bodystyles – including, for the first time, the smart forfour. This makes smart the only car manufacturer worldwide to offer its model range with both combustion engines and pure battery-electric drive.
OPEN ‘SAMPLER DAY' FOR RENAULT UK CLIO CUP JUNIOR TEAMS AND DRIVERS CONFIRMED
Teams looking to join the new Renault UK Clio Cup Junior championship in 2017 are inviting prospective drivers to test their cars at an exclusive 'sampler day' at the Blyton Park venue in Lincolnshire (Sunday 30 October).
Two three-hour sessions will provide teams and drivers – the championship i
SUBARU RALLY TEAM USA CONFIRMS THREE-CAR TEAM ENTRY FOR RED BULL GRC LOS ANGELES
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru Rally Team USA confirmed today three Subaru drivers will compete in the final weekend races of the 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship, a double-header race held at the Port of San Pedro, CA in metro Los Angeles October 8-9. After strong performances at th
VAUXHALL VANS ARE TOP CHOICE FOR NEWCASTLE CITY COUNCIL
Luton – Newcastle City Council has ordered 81 Vauxhall Movano and 24 Combo vans.
The Vauxhall Movano provides one of the widest ranges of body variants on the commercial vehicle market, offering a body style for any fleet. Newcastle City Council has taken advantage of this versatility by ord
KIA ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF KEY UPGRADES TO CARENS
◾Spacious family MPV sees host of upgrades to exterior design
◾Interior refinement improved with higher quality materials and trim options
◾Advanced connectivity, New JBL® Premium Sound system and infotainment solutions
Kia has announced details of a range of upgrades to the Kia Carens MPV. Th
Toyota Develops a New DNA Analysis Technology to Dramatically Accelerate Improvements in Agricultural Production
Toyota City, Japan, Sept. 23, 2016 -- Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that it has developed a new deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) analysis technology called Genotyping by Random Amplicon Sequencing (GRAS) using analytical materials that have been provided by the Kyushu Okinawa Agricultur
KIA INTRODUCES POWERFUL NEW SOUL 1.6 T-GDI AND UPDATES SOUL MODEL LINE-UP
◾New Soul variant powered by 201 bhp 1.6-litre T-GDI
◾Engine paired with fast-shifting seven-speed double-clutch transmission
◾Design complements enhanced performance
◾Newsafety features, and Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ integration
◾Upgraded Soul and Soul 1.6 T-GDI on sale in UK from late 2
SHEDDEN AND NEAL FIRED-UP FOR THE FIGHT IN BTCC TITLE SHOWDOWN
◾Honda chasing three BTCC crowns as season finale speeds into view
◾Gordon Shedden and Matt Neal firmly in the hunt for Drivers' honours
◾Halfords Yuasa Racing Civic Type R tipped to shine at Brands Hatch
Halfords Yuasa Racing duo Gordon Shedden and Matt Neal are ready to 'throw caution to the
JAMES GRINT & PAUL DONKIN MAKE IT SEVEN CARS FOR JAMSPORT TEAM IN BRANDS HATCH RENAULT UK CLIO CUP FINALE
The JamSport Racing team will field no less than seven cars in the Renault UK Clio Cup's final two rounds of 2016 at Brands Hatch in Kent (Sat 1/Sun 2 Oct) with Paul Donkin (Durham) and James Grint (Hertford) joining its line-up.
The Northants team, which has a chance of winning the drivers' cha
2017 Audi A4 ultra offers highest EPA-estimated fuel economy in competitive segment
Featuring an even more efficient variant of the 2.0-liter TFSI® engine, the A4 ultra boasts a 31-mpg combined EPA-estimated fuel economy
•With 27-mpg city and 37-mpg highway, the A4 ultra also offers the highest EPA-estimated city and highway mileage in its competitive segment
•Standard driver a
TWO FCA US PLANTS JOIN WORLD CLASS MANUFACTURING BRONZE RANKS
◾Mack Avenue Engine and Toledo Machining become 18th and 19th facilities, respectively, to achieve World Class Manufacturing bronze status
◾Mack Avenue produces award-winning Pentastar V-6 engine
◾Toledo Machining manufactured steering columns and torque converters shipped to plants in North Ameri
NEW EURO-INSPIRED 2017 HONDA CIVIC HATCHBACK ARRIVES FROM ACROSS THE POND
Sep 23, 2016 - TORRANCE, Calif.
◾New model continues rollout of the 10th-generation Civic lineup and introduces new Sport and Sport Touring trims
◾Hatchback provides appealing combination of sporty styling, efficiency, versatility and premium content
◾All trims powered by 1.5-liter DOHC di
A STORY OF INTENSE MAZDA TEAMWORK COULD MEAN CHAMPIONSHIP
- Stevan McAleer and Chad McCumbee go for a second consecutive IMSA title -
IRVINE, Calif. (September 23, 2016) – Next Friday afternoon at Road Atlanta, co-drivers Chad McCumbee and Stevan McAleer will be striving to earn a second straight championship in the Street Tuner (ST) class
NISSAN ANNOUNCES U.S. PRICING FOR 2017 SENTRA
Sentra lineup expands for 2017 with new Sentra SR Turbo – powered by new 188-horsepower 1.6-liter Direct Injection Gasoline (DIGÔ) turbocharged engine
SR Turbo starting MSRP just $21,990 for both 6-speed manual and Xtronic transmission versions
Sentra S, SV, SR and SL grades
High-Performance Hyundai N Concept To Be Unveiled At Paris Motor Show
Hyundai Motor gives a first glimpse at its latest high-performance N concept the RN30 that will celebrate its world premiere on the 29th September at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. The motorsport-inspired racing concept is developed to deliver passion and pleasure on the track for everybody.
Lexus UX Concept Introduces Immersive 3-D Driving Experience
The Lexus UX Concept will make its world debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, showcasing Lexus' vision for a compact SUV of the future. This vehicle represents a new step in the company's design journey and a redefinition of the driving experience.
The Ferrari GTC4Lusso T Revealed
The upcoming Paris Motor Show provides the venue for the unveiling of the GTC4Lusso T, the first four-seater in Prancing Horse history to sport a turbo-charged V8 engine, hailing a whole new Ferrari GT concept aimed at owners seeking a car that is sporty and versatile, as well as perfect for driving on a daily basis.
The Most Demanding Ateca For The Most Demanding Drivers
SEAT is set to present the Ateca X-Perience, together with a unique stand concept, bringing innovation to this year's Paris Motor Show. The Ateca X-Perience is a demonstration that SEAT can surpass any limit, with a different take on the conventional SUV. Normally, Ateca customers are urban, but this car has much more capacity to drive off-road than one might expect. With the Ateca X-Perience, emphasis is put on its most adventurous character, in order to create a type of all-terrain vehicle that is simply off-limits to other current SUVs.
HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT
Car to be ready in time for next year's Goodwood Festival of Speed
2017 sees 50th anniversary of first four wheeled Honda to be sold in the UK – the S800
Restoration to be authentic and sympathetic to car's age
Honda UK has started the restoration project for its recent
BESPOKE BRITISH SUPERCAR TO BE SOLD BY LUXURY DEALER H.R. OWEN
The one-of-a-kind Mono supercar by Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) will be sold by leading luxury motor dealer group, H.R. Owen
H.R. Owen will present the Mono from a site shared with H.R. Owen Ecurie, the group's new specialist non-franchised site in Cheltenham
BAC joins H.R
THE NEW CRAFTER IS INTERNATIONAL VAN OF THE YEAR 2017
The Crafter which was independently developed and produced was voted the best Van of the Year 2017
Developed according to customer wishes, selected by experts
Economical, functional and suitable for everyday use - the new Crafter appeals in every respect
HIGH-PERFORMANCE HYUNDAI N CONCEPT TO BE UNVEILED AT PARIS MOTOR SHOW
September 22, 2016 - Hyundai Motor gives a first glimpse at its latest high-performance N concept the RN30 that will celebrate its world premiere on the 29th September at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. The motorsport-inspired racing concept is developed to deliver passion and pleasure on the trac
PYRO, 20TEN JOIN FORCES FOR NEW RENAULT UK CLIO CUP JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
Multiple Renault UK Clio Cup title winner Team Pyro has announced it will team up with the 20Ten Racing squad to run a three-car outfit in the new Renault UK Clio Cup Junior championship in 2017.
UK Clio Cup Junior will be for 14 to 17-year-old drivers in the same cars raced in the senior UK Clio
MG MOTOR UK GEARED UP FOR A SUCCESSFUL SEPTEMBER
Building on the launch of its all-new SUV – the MG GS – and 'End of Summer Madness' seasonal campaign success, MG Motor UK is gearing up for what is expected to be another record-breaking quarter.
According to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT) earlier this mo
NISSAN SEARCHING FOR NEXT TITAN-POWERED ATHLETE TO CONQUER THE 'TITAN OF TEXAS CHALLENGE'
Chance to win up to a $15,000 prize and compete against 'American Ninja Warrior' contestants at the State Fair of Texas
DALLAS, Tex. – Do you have what it takes to be a TITAN? Nissan is searching for athletes to compete in the 'Nissan TITAN of Texas Challenge' at the 2016 State Fair
THE ALL-NEW SMART FORTWO CABRIOLET
Summer in the City
September 21, 2016 - Atlanta -- Now on sale in U.S. dealers, the all-new smart fortwo cabrio represents a particularly iconic variant of the model series as the one of the most affordable new convertibles on the market. An extension of the Mercedes-Benz product po
THE MERCEDES-BENZ OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES
September 21, 2016 - Atlanta -- The 2017 B-Class Electric Drive features dynamic design, a premium interior and a powerful electric motor for emission-free mobility. The B250e sets clear standards in terms of comfort, quality and safety for up to five occupants. By aligning equipment with oth
PATENTED ADAPTIVE STEERING TECHNOLOGY HAS FORD COMPETITORS SPINNING THEIR WHEELS
◾Class-exclusive adaptive steering technology improves steering efficiency and steering effort – making all-new Ford F-Series Super Duty pickup and Ford Edge SUV easier to steer at all speeds
◾Based on driver input and vehicle speed, technology changes the steering gear ratio to provide optimal veh
Pirelli World Challenge Season Finale Closes out 2016 Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Major Events Schedule
Race 'N' Rods Nationals presented by Who's Magic Solution™ returns Oct. 8
MONTEREY, Calif. Sept. 21, 2016 – Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca's final major event of the 2016 season, the Pirelli World Challenge season finale, will showcase more than 100 sports car entries competing in a spri
2017 CADILLAC XT5 CROSSOVER EARNS 2016 TOP SAFETY PICK+ RATING FROM INSURANCE INSTITUTE FOR HIGHWAY SAFETY
◾TSP+ is IIHS' highest rating
◾Advanced structure aids in creating excellent crash safety
NEW YORK — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced that the 2017 Cadillac XT5 crossover has earned a rating of 2016 Top Safety Pick+ (TSP+) when equipped with optional front
YVAN MULLER ENTERS THE FINAL STRAIGHT
Four-time World Champion Yvan Muller, who has been an official Citroën driver since midway through 2013, has announced that this season will be his last in the FIA WTCC. Currently lying joint second in the overall standings, the driver of Citroën C-Elysée WTCC No. 68 will be looking to hold on to th
Lexus UX Concept Introduces Immersive 3-D Driving Experience
PARIS (September 22, 2016) – The Lexus UX Concept will make its world debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, showcasing Lexus' vision for a compact SUV of the future. This vehicle represents a new step in the company's design journey and a redefinition of the driving experience.
The bold UX
McLAREN 570S NAMED MOTOR TREND'S BEST DRIVER'S CAR OF 2016
NEW YORK (September 22, 2016) – The 2017 McLaren 570S has been named MOTOR TREND's Best Driver's Car for 2016, beating out 12 competitors during vigorous testing during the leading media brand's Best Driver's Car Week.
Since 2009, MOTOR TREND, with championship-winning race car driver Ran
AUTOMOBILITY LA'S 2016 TOP TEN AUTOMOTIVE STARTUP LIST
◾Winning Companies to be Featured During the LA Auto Show's AutoMobility LA, Nov. 14 – 17
◾Top Three Winners to Receive Mentorship by Venture Capitalist Legend on Stage
LOS ANGELES, CA (September 22, 2016) – The Los Angeles Auto Show's AutoMobility LA™, the convergence of the Connected Ca
#THISISLOYALTY – HYUNDAI RETURNS TO CAMPUS FOR THE SIXTH YEAR OF ITS COLLEGE FOOTBALL PROGRAM
Hyundai's college football program #ThisIsLoyalty is back for its sixth season.
Brand Taps into the Fan Passion and Loyalty at 17 of the Top College Football Programs
Tastemade's The Grill Iron Show Cooks Up Tailgate-Inspired Fare at Hyundai FieldHouse Game Day Activations[/
SUBARU ANNOUNCES PRICING ON 2017 CROSSTREK MODELS
Roomy, versatile and fun-to-drive Crosstrek models priced from $21,695
Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive Standard across line
New Premium Special Edition model added for 2017
Continuously Variable Transmission models achieve 33 mpg highway
Cherry Hill, N.J. -
2017 Acura RLX
The 2017 Acura RLX, the most lavishly equipped and technologically advanced Acura sedan goes on sale tomorrow at Acura dealerships nationwide, with a manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) starting at $54,4501.
The 2017 Acura RLX sedan offers a compelling blend of refinement and spirited driving performance, boasting an abundance of standard premium features. The RLX is powered by a powerful and smooth 310-horsepower, direct-injected DOHC i-VTEC V-6 engine that contributes to the flagship sedan's EPA fuel economy ratings of 20/30/232 mpg (city/highway/combined). The Sport Hybrid RLX model, which shares some hybrid and Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) technologies with the Acura NSX, will go on sale later this Fall.
Bentley Bentayga Diesel
Bentley Motors today announces full details of the first diesel model in the iconic British brand's history – the Bentayga Diesel.
At the heart of the world's fastest and most powerful luxury diesel SUV is an all-new, technologically advanced, triple-charged, 4.0-litre, 32-valve V8 engine. Developing 435 PS (429 bhp) and 900 Nm (664 lb. ft.) of torque, the Bentayga Diesel hits a top speed of 270 km/h (168 mph) and can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 4.8 seconds (0-60 mph in 4.6 seconds).
Mini John Cooper Works Clubman
The new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman offers all the style, practicality and fresh-thinking of the Clubman, combined with the high performance and sporting dynamics of the John Cooper Works range.
The result is a unique and exclusive proposition that combines the John Cooper Works-specification engine and corresponding modifications with MINI's ALL4 all-wheel drive system. In creating this potent model, able to take full advantage of the maximum possible traction in all conditions, MINI has created a powerful but practical vehicle that's fun to drive in the true spirit of a MINI.
New Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain: Versatility And Agility In A Striking Outfit
From unpaved tracks to steep, serpentine snow-bound roads, the new E-Class All-Terrain can tackle routes where conventional estates have to give up, thanks to greater ground clearance and 4MATIC all-wheel drive. Rugged styling and flared wheel arches also give it a tough look. The E-Class All-Terrain makes its world premiere at the Paris Motor Show 2016. The first cars will arrive in the ÚK from spring 2017, while pricing and specification will be announced in early 2017.
Nissan Navara Enguard Concept: The Ultimate All-Terrain Rescue Pick-Up With Portable EV Battery Power
Nissan has unveiled an all-new vehicle at the 2016 Hannover Motor Show. The Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept is a durable and tough all-terrain pick-up, designed to operate as a life-saving rescue platform in some of the world's most harsh and extreme environments.
Based on a Double Cab Tekna version of the Nissan Navara – the current holder of the International Pick-up Award – the Navara EnGuard Concept features many bespoke design elements and performance upgrades. It is also packed with vital equipment suitable for emergency and disaster recovery work, including an advanced drone to provide vital intelligence about what dangers rescue crews might face.
THE ŠKODA KODIAQ CELEBRATES ITS EXHIBITION PREMIERE AT THE 2016 PARIS MOTOR SHOW
◾The ŠKODA KODIAQ will be presented to the general public in Paris for the first time
◾The new, large ŠKODA SUV impresses with a design that is full of character, space, practicality and innovative technology
◾ŠKODA press conference: 29th September, 07:45 in pavilion 4, stand 215; livestream on ww
GAME-CHANGING FORD ECOBLUE DIESEL STARS AT HANNOVER; TRANSITS WITH NEW AUTO, AWD SYSTEM AND SYNC 3 REVEALED
◾Ford presents latest Transit and Transit Custom line-up powered by state-of-the-art Ford EcoBlue diesel engine at 2016 IAA Hannover Commercial Vehicle Show
◾All-new EcoBlue diesel delivers significant cost of ownership and performance benefits with fuel efficiency improved by up to 13 per cent and
BENTLEY BENTAYGA DIESEL: EFFORTLESS DRIVING WITH PEERLESS LUXURY
◾The first diesel Bentley – power, refinement and range
◾New-generation, triple-charged 4.0-litre V8 engine develops
class-leading 435 PS (429 bhp) and 900 Nm (664 lb.ft.) torque
◾World's fastest diesel SUV: 0-100 km/h in 4.8 seconds and top speed
of 270 km/h (168 mph)
◾Bentayga's go-anywhere g
RENAULT PRO+ IS BACK AT THE INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL VEHICLES MOTOR SHOW IN HANNOVER
◾The 66th IAA Commercial Vehicles is the leading international trade fair for mobility, transportation and logistics and it is held in Hannover, in Germany, 21-29 September, 2016
◾Renault Pro+ is back to showcase a tailor-made offer based on its full line-up designed to meet the varied needs of pro
NISSAN INTRODUCES MARKET-LEADING FIVE YEAR WARRANTY ON THE ALL-ELECTRIC NISSAN e-NV200
◾Nissan announces introduction of new five year warranty for the e-NV200 at the 2016 Hannover Motor Show
◾New five year / 60,000 mile warranty guarantees quality on the all-electric Nissan e-NV200 van, five-seat and seven-seat variants
◾The warranty will apply to all new e-NV200s sold in Europe
KIA UNVEILS ITS BIGGEST EUROPEAN DEALERSHIP – IN LONDON
◾GWR Kia located next to the M4 and A4
◾Four floors and 41,000sq.ft. on less than an acre
◾Dealership to be operated by Norton Way
Kia Motors (UK) Limited has opened its biggest dealership in both the UK and Europe alongside the elevated M4 in the West London district of Brentford.
CITROËN UNVEILS THREE WORLD PREMIERES AT THE 2016 PARIS MOTOR SHOW
At this year's Paris Motor Show, Citroën will immerse visitors in a world which embodies the brand's 'Be Different, Feel Good' promise. Citroën provides a modern vision of automotive comfort, demonstrated by a range of cars with New C3 making its international debut, supported by two distinctive, cu
RACE-INSPIRED PERFORMANCE MEETS GROWN-UP MOTORING: THE NEW MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS CLUBMAN
◾Acceleration enhanced by ALL4 all-wheel drive system for incredible versatility
◾First MINI to combine latest version of John Cooper Works performance enhancements and new ALL4 all-wheel drive system
◾Newest member of the MINI product line goes on sale in U.S. in December 2016
VOLKSWAGEN ANDRETTI RALLYCROSS TO CELEBRATE #PINKBEETLE AT RED BULL GLOBAL RALLYCROSS FINALE IN LOS ANGELES
No.41 and No. 34 Beetle GRC cars to brighten up the track in special pink liveries
Herndon, VA (September 23, 2016) – After wrapping up its first Red Bull Global Rallycross Manufacturer's Championship in Seattle, Volkswagen will add to season-ending celebrations at the series finale
MAZDA AMPS UP FOR SECOND YEAR AT THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL
Mazda continues partnership as the official automotive partner
IRVINE, Calif. (September 21, 2016) – In its second year as the official automotive partner of the iHeartRadio Music Festival, Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) is preparing for another weekend in Las Vegas, fille
CHEVROLET JOINS TRAILERING LEADERS TO CREATE INTEGRATED EXPERIENCE
Industry Collaboration Key to Improved Trailering
DETROIT — Each year, approximately 1.2 million horse, boat, RV and work trailers are sold in the United States. These trailers are primarily pulled by fullsize trucks and SUVs, and Chevrolet believes there is an opportunity to help t
POWERED BY PASSION: TOYOTA WEST VIRGINIA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS
$400 Million Investment Planned; Milestone Marked with Donation of Vehicles to Two Organizations
BUFFALO, W.Va. (September 21, 2016) – When Tim Bennett completed his 8-year service in the U.S. Army, there was only one place he wanted to raise his family: back home in West Virginia.
WILD RIDE - THE NÜRBURGRING IN THE LOTUS 3-ELEVEN
Visceral ride around the infamous Nordschleife circuit
Never seen footage of most powerful production Lotus
Experience the car's test & development laps with two new videos
Marking the anniversary of its landmark lap times when testing at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, t
2017 AUDI A4 WILL BE THE ONLY SIX-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION WITH STANDARD ALL-WHEEL DRIVE IN THE LUXURY SEDAN SEGMENT
The A4's redesigned six-speed manual transmission features an extensive use of magnesium and a smaller clutch, giving the A4 an improved power-to-weight ratio
The Sport plus package includes S line interior, dynamic steering, sport adaptive suspension, and 18' wheels with summer tires
NISSAN AWARDS $100,000 TO GOVERNOR'S BOOKS FROM BIRTH FOUNDATION FOR TENNESSEE'S IMAGINATION LIBRARY
Celebration of Nissan's continued support for Imagination Library early childhood literacy programs in Davidson, Williamson, Rutherford and Franklin counties
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan North America has extended its commitment to early childhood literacy in Middle Tennessee by granti
NEW WASHINGTON MUSEUM CELEBRATES AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE
Toyota Helps Honor a Century of Effort to Build National Museum
Washington, D.C. -- Sept. 21, 2016 – The charge began with black veterans of the Civil War. Decades later, civil rights activists assumed the mantle. Now, thanks to the new National Museum of African American History an
FORZA HORIZON 3 LAUNCH COMES TO THE PETERSEN, FEATURING APPEARANCE BY KEN BLOCK
DJ Flow and Peanut Butter Wolf to spin music and kick off Forza Horizon 3 launch party at the Petersen Automotive Museum on Saturday, September 24th, 2016 from 3 PM to 7 PM. Free event will allow guests to be some of the first to experience the brand new game edition in the Forza franchise.
Carlisle Auctions Presents its Fall Carlisle Auction September 29-30
Carlisle Auctions Presents its Fall Carlisle Auction September 29-30
The Carlisle Expo Center Comes to Life with Decades of Automotive History Available
CARLISLE, PA – It seems like just yesterday that the 2016 Carlisle Events season launched with a sold out indoor swap
RAM TRUCK BRAND MAKES INTERNATIONAL DEBUT AT 66TH IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES EXHIBITION IN HANNOVER
Ram Truck's first-ever appearance at world premier commercial vehicle show
Brand gears up for expansion into markets for commercial vehicles outside North America
Display at Hannover features 'upfitted' Ram 1500 Quad Cab Sport
Modified Ram includes popular liquid pe
JAGUAR WELCOMES FIA FORMULA E CHAMPIONSHIP TO NEW YORK CITY
'Home race' for Jaguar North America winds through Brooklyn's Red Hook neighborhood
1.21 mile race course includes iconic New York City backdrops of Lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty
(MAHWAH, NJ) – September 21, 2016 – Jaguar North America, headquartered in Mahwah,
HONDA S DREAM STREAMLINER SET BONNEVILLE RECORDS
Honda R&D Japan-led effort sets FIA Class record of 261.875 mph
Fastest speed ever recorded for a Honda vehicle
Volunteer team surpasses previous mark set by Honda F1 car
Sep 21, 2016 - TORRANCE, California -- Honda products have won dozens of motorsports champi
SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS' PORSCHE SALE IS BACK
More than 50 best of breed modern and classic Porsches will be on offer at Silverstone circuit
The sale takes place in conjunction with Porsche Club GB on 15th October
Racing legend Derek Bell to attend a special preview evening on Friday 14th October
Returning to its s
CATERHAM SEVEN SPRINT GONE IN SEVEN DAYS
The latest incarnation of the Caterham Seven – the retro-heavy Sprint – has sold out in the space of a week.
All 60 of the £27,995 special edition built for the UK and Europe were snapped up within seven days of the car's unveiling at the Goodwood Revival on Friday, Sept 9.
The car, which feat
NEW MOKKA X & ZAFIRA TOURER LEAD VAUXHALL'S CHARGE AT PARIS
New Mokka X stars in Paris ahead of UK dealer launch next month
New Zafira Tourer debuts with new infotainment and cockpit
New Ampera-e hints at Vauxhall's electric future
Luton/Paris – Vauxhall will reveal new versions of two class-leading models at next week's
2017 Nissan Altima
The Nissan Altima shook up the mid-size sedan segment in the 2016 model year in one of the most extensive mid-cycle makeovers in Nissan history – with revised styling, enhanced performance and new safety features. For 2017, the continuing hot sales achieved in 2016 that are projected to continue into the new year.
The 2017 Altima is available in a choice of seven models – 2.5, 2.5 S, 2.5 SR, 2.5 SV, 2.5 SL, 3.5 SR and 3.5 SL. The five 2.5-liter models feature a 179-horsepower 2.5-liter DOHC inline 4-cylinder engine, while 3.5-liter Altima models offer a 270-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC V6.
Citroen C3 WRC Concept Car
Citroën Racing is getting ready for its big comeback to the FIA World Rally Championship, bringing with it a new challenge and adventure for a team with renowned expertise. It is also another way for the brand to support the launch of New Citroën C3: an energetic car with a unique shape that packs a real punch under the bonnet.
RENAULT-NISSAN ACQUIRES FRENCH SOFTWARE-DEVELOPMENT COMPANY
◾Sylpheo acquisition enables Renault-Nissan to accelerate its connectivity and mobility technology capabilities
◾40 engineers and consultants will bring their development expertise to the Alliance
PARIS (Sept. 20, 2016) – The Renault-Nissan Alliance is acquiring the French software-develo
SPOTIFY FOR JAGUAR LAND ROVER IS PUT TO THE TEST BY KAISER CHIEFS' RICKY WILSON AND ARTIST EXAMPLE AHEAD OF LAUNCH
◾Jaguar Land Rover announces unique in-car Spotify app for streaming music
◾Available across entire vehicle range* the iOS app will be available to download from App Store from 27th September
◾Music stars Ricky Wilson and Example go head-to-head to test out Spotify in new Range Rover Evoque Conver
INFINITI TO LAUNCH ALL-NEW CONNECTED SERVICES WITH Q60 SPORTS COUPE
Rolle, Switzerland – Infiniti will launch its all-new Infiniti InTouch Services with the new Q60 sports coupe, due on sale in European markets soon.
The new infotainment features, which ensure Infiniti remains competitive in the premium connectivity arena, improve comfort, convenience and
NISSAN AND REEVOO: A YEAR OF FASCINATING INSIGHT INTO QASHQAI, JUKE AND X-TRAIL OWNERSHIP
◾Partnership between Nissan and Reevoo celebrates its first anniversary
◾Thousands of people have left feedback on their Qashqai, Juke and X-Trail crossovers
◾Feedback is monitored and used as part of Nissan's commitment to product improvement
London (September 20, 2016) – September mark
NISSAN GOLD FOR RIO GOLD – NISSAN ATHLETE AMBASSADORS GIFTED WITH GOLD LEAF
◾Nissan gives away gold LEAFs to ambassadors who won gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
◾Record breaking gymnast Max Whitlock and golden rower George Nash presented with their new cars this week
◾Paralympians Richard Whitehead MBE and swimmer Matt Wylie will be presented with a gold
328 KM/H! – THE WORLD'S FASTEST BEETLE
◾New speed record for specially prepared Beetle LSR with 550 PS
◾Top performance at the annual World of Speed event on the Great Salt Lake in Bonneville, Utah (USA)
Wolfsburg, 19 September 2016 – A specially-tuned Volkswagen Beetle has set a new speed record at the World of Speed event th
FULLY DRIVERLESS CARS WILL ACCOUNT FOR 50 PER CENT OF CAR SALES IN 25 YEARS' TIME
In 25 years' time autonomous cars will have their own dedicated motorway lanes
◾Approximately eight million 'connected' cars will be on UK roads by 2020
◾Kia Motors releases a future gazing report, celebrating its 25th anniversary in the UK
To celebrate its 25th anniversary in the UK, Kia Motor
2017 BOLT EV PRICED AT $37,495
Customers could see value of $29,995 after potential federal tax credit
DETROIT – The Chevrolet Bolt EV set the range benchmark for an affordable EV capable of going the distance by offering an EPA-rated 238 miles on a full charge. Now, Chevrolet is keeping its promise to offer the
FORD EMPLOYEES ON PACE TO SET RECORD FOR INVENTIONS IN 2016
◾Ford employees are driving innovation in every part of the business at a record pace; the number of individual Ford employees inventing has reached record levels and the number of total Ford inventions is expected to set an annual record in 2016
◾Through August of this year, more than 4,500 Ford e
JAGUAR LAND ROVER EXPANDS NEW JERSEY PRESENCE WITH MOVE OF NORTH AMERICAN HEADQUARTERS TO NEW HOMEBASE IN MAHWAH, N.J. .
◾British Premium automaker to maintain North American headquarters presence in Mahwah, N.J. with move to larger customized Jaguar Land Rover complex in 2018
◾Construction on future headquarters office complex to start in 2016
◾With the support of the State of New Jersey and Township of Mahwah, Jag
BMW OF NORTH AMERICA ANNOUNCES THE RETURN OF BMW FILMS WITH 'THE ESCAPE.'
◾Clive Owen to Reprise His Role as the Driver in the 15th Anniversary Homage Film from Academy Award® Nominated Director Neill Blomkamp, co-starring Dakota Fanning, Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga.
◾'The Escape' will premiere on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. EST on BMWFilms.com.
NEXT LINCOLN EXPERIENCE CENTER IN DALLAS OFFERS RELAXED WAY TO LEARN ABOUT BRAND, VEHICLES
◾The multi-use Lincoln Experience Center will open on the site of The STAR in Frisco, the Dallas Cowboys World Corporate Headquarters and practice facility, in spring of 2017
◾The Lincoln Experience Center strengthens The Lincoln Motor Company's connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex (DFW);
ALL-NEW 2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA NAMED TOP SAFETY PICK+
Achieves Highest Possible Ratings for Automatic Emergency Braking and the Five Tests Used by IIHS to Evaluate Crashworthiness
◾All-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan named Top Safety Pick+ for 2016
◾2017 Pacifica's available Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) system, Forward Collision Warning-Plus,
HYUNDAI ELANTRA NAMED TO WARDS 10 BEST USER EXPERIENCES LIST
Model Recognized for its Aesthetic, Ergonomic and Design Aspects
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 20, 2016 – The 2017 Hyundai Elantra was named to the inaugural Wards 10 Best User Experiences (UX) list. The Elantra is recognized as a value leader in this year's competition for its
TRIUMPH MOTORCYCLES LAND SPEED RECORD - UPDATE
Triumph Motorcycles has confirmed that the current stage of its land speed record attempt has been postponed due to the course conditions at Bonneville.
Rain at the start of the week has continued to affect the team's running during the last seven days. While track inspections have shown that con
Toyota Announces 2017 Mirai Pricing
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 20, 2016) – Toyota Mirai drivers – COME ON DOWN!! While drivers may not see the trailblazing Toyota Mirai fuel cell vehicle in a game show showcase anytime soon, they can see every day value in new model year pricing. Toyota Mirai 2017 model year offers competitive, fl
BONHAMS SEE SALE SUCCESS AT CHANTILLY AS TIMELESS GERMAN CLASSICS GO UNDER THE HAMMER
The best of German automotive engineering headlined Bonhams Chantilly sale, with the Ex-1935 Berlin Motor Show Mercedes-Benz 500K Special Roadster realising 5,290,000, while a trio of Horch greats sold for a collective 2.3 million.
In 1935 the 500K took pride of place on the Mercedes-Benz stand
Barrett-Jackson's Ninth Annual Las Vegas Auction Set To Light Up The Strip With New Layout, Incredible Docket
•The 9th Annual Las Vegas Auction will feature a new layout, with the auction, sponsors and exhibitors, as well as automobiles on display in the same building at Mandalay Bay
•The Tammy Allen Collection, featuring over 80 vehicles, will be sold at No Reserve
•The docket includes an incredible line
Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas To Feature Iconic American Muscle, Including First Two Pontiac Firebirds
•The 1967 Pontiac Firebird #001 (preview) and #002 (preview) are the first two Firebirds ever built by Pontiac and will be sold as a pair.
•Other highlights include a matching-numbers, all-original 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback (preview) with only 21,400 miles and a 1968 Ford Shelby GT500 Con
National Public Lands Day: Let's Help Elk…and Their Ilk
Ever enjoy a picnic at the park? Trek down a hiking trail? Raft a local river? If so, now might be the time to give a little back. National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is Sept 24, and Toyota encourages all of its team members, dealers and customers to offer a little nurture to nature.
Here are just
DODGE NAMED TITLE RIGHTS SPONSOR OF NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING SERIES EVENT AT MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY
September 20, 2016 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Dodge has signed an agreement to become the title rights sponsor of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Maple Grove Raceway in Pennsylvania.
The 32nd annual Dodge NHRA Nationals will be held Sept. 29-Oct. 3 and is the third race in t
REALTIME ACURA TLX GTS SCORE A PAIR OF TOP-10 RESULTS IN SONOMA
◾Ryan Eversley finishes 10th in Saturday's opener
◾Peter Kox earns top 10 in his first weekend in the Acura TLX GT
◾Eversley will fight for top-five finish in the championship at season finale
The RealTime Racing Acura TLX GT squad dealt with its share of adversity over the weekend at Sonoma, b
Volkswagen Beetle LSR Runs 205.122 Mph At Bonneville Salt Flats, Becoming The World's Fastest Beetle
Volkswagen of America, Inc., today announced that its specially tuned Volkswagen Beetle LSR, powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged, direct-injection four-cylinder TSI® gasoline engine, has achieved 205.122 mph over a flying mile—the fastest speed ever recorded for a Beetle. The car was driven by Automobile magazine contributing Editor Preston Lerner on the famed Bonneville Salt Flats in Wendover, Útah, at the Útah Salt Flats Racing Association (ÚSFRA) 2016 World of Speed event.
EKSTROM WINS BARCELONA RX AND REGAINS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD
Sweden's Mattias Ekstrom took a lights-to-flag victory at World RX of Barcelona, round nine of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, to regain the World RX Championship lead from Petter Solberg. It is Ekstrom's fourth victory of the season for EKS. Team Peugeot-Hansen's
TANNER FOUST GRABS VICTORY IN SEATTLE FOR THE VOLKSWAGEN ANDRETTI RALLYCROSS TEAM
Winning streak continues for Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross ahead of season finale doubleheader in Los Angeles
Herndon, VA — Tanner Foust regained the championship momentum and points lead in Seattle, claiming victory in Red Bull Global Rallycross's first visit to Evergreen Spee
JD CLASSICS SECURES ANOTHER WIN AT SIX HOURS OF SPA RACE WEEKEND
◾JD Classics' famous ex-Fangio C-Type picked up yet another win in the weekend's combined Stirling Moss/ Woodcote Trophy event at Spa
◾The team also competed in the Six Hours of Spa title race, with their Ford GT40's potential win scuppered by an oil pump housing issue
◾JD Classics was also suppor
McLAREN WINS DOUBLE BLANCPAIN ENDURANCE CUP TITLE, AS PARENTE TAKES PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD
Factory Drivers Rob Bell, Côme Ledogar and Shane van Gisbergen secured the prestigious Blancpain Endurance Cup Drivers Championship and customer team Garage 59 won the Blancpain GT Endurance Cup Teams Championship at the Nürburgring in one of the most successful weekends for McLaren in GT3 racing.
FROM POLE POSITION TO VICTORY: ALPINE'S AMERICAN DREAM
◾After speeding to the team's first pole position of the season in qualifying, the N°36 Signatech-Alpine went on to dominate the LMP2 class in the 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas.
◾Their fourth triumph of the 2016 campaign enabled Nicolas Lapierre, Stéphane Richelmi and Gustavo Menezes to furthe
2016 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX
◾Renault Sport Formula One Team's Kevin Magnussen enjoyed his and the team's second highest finish of the season with tenth position in the Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix. Kevin took advantage of a stellar start and ran for most of the race inside the top ten.
◾Jolyon Palmer was not so luc
IT'S BUSHELL VS WHORTON-EALES – BRANDS HATCH FINALE TO DECIDE 2016 RENAULT UK CLIO CUP TITLE
Ant Whorton-Eales (Lichfield) has taken victory in both Renault UK Clio Cup rounds at Silverstone (Sat 17/Sun 18 Sept) to set up a title showdown with arch rival Mike Bushell (Tunbridge Wells) in the final two races of the season at Kent's legendary Brands Hatch circuit in two weeks' time (Sat 1/Sun
MODERN PERFORMANCE ICONS AT CLASSIC CAR AUCTIONS' SEPTEMBER SALE
◾161 'everyman' classics will be offered at auction at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre on Saturday 24th September.
◾An exciting selection of modern performance icons headline the sale.
◾Good value future classics available offer secure investment opportunities to buyers.
Classic Car Auctions
EIGHT DRIVERS SET FOR BTCC TITLE SHOWDOWN
Sam Tordoff holds standings advantage after Silverstone action
A thrilling win for reigning champion Gordon Shedden rounded out the action at Silverstone on Sunday (18 September), setting up an incredible eight-driver showdown for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
AN EIGHTH WORLD RALLYCROSS PODIUM FINISH THIS YEAR FOR THE PEUGEOT 208 WRX
An eighth world rallycross podium finish this year for the PEUGEOT 208 WRX, while Kevin Hansen claims the 2016 European crown*!
It was something of an emotional rollercoaster weekend for Peugeot in Barcelona, home of round nine of the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship. After contendin
SHEDDEN AND NEAL STAR AT SILVERSTONE TO TAKE TITLE TUSSLE DOWN TO THE WIRE
◾Gordon Shedden and Matt Neal stay in hunt at Silverstone
◾Halfords Yuasa Racing tallies seventh triumph of 2016
◾Drivers exploit Honda Civic Type R with eye-catching overtakes
Halfords Yuasa Racing duo Gordon Shedden and Matt Neal will enter the final act of an enthralling 2016 Dunlop MSA Brit
SECOND PLACE FOR AUDI IN WEC ROUND AT AUSTIN
◾Small reward for strong performance of both Audi R18 cars in Texas
◾Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Oliver Jarvis (BR/F/GB) in second place
◾Audi with pole position and fastest race lap in America
Audi led the first half of round six of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with both R18 cars
ELFYN EVANS PUTS ICING ON BRC TITLE WITH CLASSIC RALLY ISLE OF MAN WIN
◾Elfyn Evans and co-driver Craig Parry win the final round of the MSA British Rally Championship on the Isle of Man
◾Triple BRC Champion Mark Higgins makes return
◾BRC Podium spoils for Tom Cave and Desi Henry
◾Robert Duggan and Gerard Conway claim the DMACK Junior BRC class win and fastest front
76 PERCENT OF MILLENNIALS SAY DRIVING AN ECO-FRIENDLY CAR IS THE PRIMARY ACTION THEY'D TAKE TO MAKE THEIR LIVES GREENER
76 percent of millennials see switching to an eco-friendly car as the single best action to drive a more sustainable future, Nissan survey reveals
◾Results from study exclusively revealed by Nissan at FutureFest in London
◾76 percent of millennials say driving an eco-friendly car is the pri
ATTRACTION OF COMPANY CARS DRIVES YOUNG PEOPLE INTO JOBS
◾More than a quarter of young drivers say a car is most important work benefit
◾Nearly two thirds of workers would stay in a job if offered a vehicle
◾Company cars more desirable than medical insurance, mobile phones and frequent training
Milton Keynes, 19 September 2016: A company car is the m
IMPORTANT DTM WEEKEND FOR AUDI IN HUNGARY
◾DTM title race enters decisive stage
◾Audi with chances in all three championships
◾Youngster Nico Müller holds DTM track record at the Hungaroring
From September 23 to 25, the DTM will be visiting Hungary. For Audi Sport, the weekend at the Hungaroring near Budapest is extremely important: th
NISSAN ANNOUNCES U.S. PRICING FOR 2017 ALTIMA
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2017 Nissan Altima, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide with a starting MSRP of $22,500 USD* – unchanged from the 2016 Altima 2.5 model. Altima continues to lead Nissan sales in 2016 (through August), following sales
COMPACT CAR, LARGE-SCALE UPDATES: 2017 MAZDA3 ADDS UPMARKET OPTIONS AND GREATER VALUE
The 2017 Mazda3 Goes on Sale This Month with a MSRP1 starting at $17,845
IRVINE, Calif. (September 19, 2016) – The current-generation Mazda3 has scored dozens of accolades globally, including being named a Car and Driver 10Best-winner every year since its introduction, landing as a
SUBARU RALLY TEAM USA SHOWS IMPRESSIVE PACE AT RED BULL GRC SEATTLE
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru Rally Team USA fought through rain and mud for the team's most encouraging results of the year at the Seattle round of the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship this past weekend. Team drivers Chris Atkinson and David Higgins fought near the top of the field thr
LAND ROVER NORTH AMERICA CONTINUES TO DRIVE THE ROLEX CENTRAL PARK HORSE SHOW
Land Rover returns to the heart of Manhattan for the third consecutive year as the official vehicle of the 2016 Rolex Central Park Horse Show
◾Olympic equestrian stars including the U.S. Eventing individual Bronze medalist, U.S. Show Jumping Team Silver medalists, and U.S. Dressage Team Bronze meda
STRONG PERFORMANCES FOR NISMO ATHLETES IN SONOMA AND AUSTIN
SONOMA, Calif. and AUSTIN, Tex. – It was a busy weekend in the U.S. with the Pirelli World Challenge series tackling Sonoma Raceway in California and the FIA World Endurance Championship heading to Austin's Circuit of The Americas in Texas.
The Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 pair of Bryan Heitkotte
FORD'S BIG TRUCKS HAULING IN BIG SALES: NEW 2016 F-650 AND F-750 TRUCKS HAVE BEST YEAR-TO-DATE SINCE 1997
◾Ford, the only full-line automaker offering vehicles in Classes 1-7, sold more F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks in the first eight months of 2016 than all year in 2015
◾Year-to-date sales of F-650 and F-750 trucks are up 59 percent versus 2015 and at the highest level since 1997
BMW TEAM RLL FINISHES P4 AND P7 IN LONE STAR LE MANS RACE
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Sept. 17 , 2016… With a focus on consistency BMW Team RLL was able to turn around a difficult weekend at Circuit of the Americas, in Austin, Texas, to score fourth and seventh place GTLM class finishes in today's IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Lone Star Le Mans race.
CADILLAC AND O'CONNELL SWEEP SONOMA
O'Connell two race wins
SONOMA, Calif. - Cadillac Racing driver Johnny O'Connell swept the weekend at the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Grand Prix of Sonoma presented by Cadillac.
Based upon their fast laps from race one yesterday, O'Connell (Flowery Branch, Ga) took the green
MOPAR FUNNY CAR DRIVER JOHNSON JR. LAUNCHES INTO COUNTDOWN WITH FINAL ROUND
◾Make-A-Wish Dodge Charger R/T driver Tommy Johnson Jr. wheels his way to final round at first race of Countdown to the Championship
◾Don Schumacher Racing (DSR) driver Johnson makes third final of season after qualifying No. 1 at NHRA Carolina Nationals
◾Johnson moves up from No. 7 to No. 4 in th
OLSBERGS MSE, HONDA CAPTURE FIRST RED BULL GRC DOUBLE-PODIUM RESULT
Sep 17, 2016
◾Sebastian Eriksson and Joni Wiman Finish Second and Third
◾First Double-Podium Result in Manufacturer's Inaugural Year in Red Bull GRC
◾Eriksson's Fourth Podium Result, Highest Finish of the Season (Second Place)
SEATTLE, WA. – For the first time in the manufacturer
CONTACT DENTS HONDA, MICHAEL SHANK RACING EFFORT IN TEXAS
Sep 18, 2016
◾Minor impact results in cut tire, unscheduled pit stop
◾Tight Manufacturers' Championship battles continue to season finale
WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Lone Star Le Mans
Circuit: Circuit of the Americas (3.40-mile road course) Austin, TX
Weather: Partly s
GOPRO INDY GRAND PRIX OF SONOMA RACE REPORT
Sep 18, 2016
GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma
Circuit: Sonoma Raceway (2.385-mile road course) Sonoma, CA
2015 Winner: Scott Dixon (Chip Ganassi Racing) 94.117 mph average
Weather: Sunny, hot, 95 degrees F
Rahal, Honda Run Second at Sonoma
THE LAMBORGHINI HURACÁN GT3 WINS THE LAST ROUND OF THE BLANCPAIN GT SERIES ENDURANCE CUP .
◾Two cars of Grasser Racing Team dominate from pole position to victory at the Nürburgring
◾Second place for Paul Miller Racing in the IMSA Championship at COTA
Sant'Agata Bolognese/Nürburg, September 18, 2016.
It was a great race weekend for Lamborghini Squadra Corse. In addition to t
MAZDA PROTOTYPE TEAM BRINGS HOME TEXAS-STYLE FOURTH-PLACE FINISH
- Extreme temperatures for the Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of the Americas -
AUSTIN, Texas (September 17, 2016) – The No. 70 Mazda Prototype team with drivers Joel Miller and Tom Long matched their season-best finish with a fourth-place result today at the Lone Star Le Mans race a
ROBBY GORDON WINS STADIUM SUPER TRUCKS NIGHT 1 IN COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA
Costa Mesa, California (September 16, 2016) – On a night where 11 Stadium SUPER Truck (SST) drivers returned to the series' roots in Southern California, it was Robby Gordon who came out on top besting P.J. Jones at the OC Fair and Event Center Friday night.
The temporary race track the S
ASTON MARTIN RACING DOMINATES GTE FIELD IN 6 HOURS OF CIRCUIT OF THE AMERICAS
◾#95 V8 Vantage GTE claims GTE Pro victory at Austin, Texas
◾Team's #98 entry takes dominant GTE Am win
◾Team extends lead in GT Manufacturers', Drivers and GTE Pro title battle
Saturday 17 September, Austin, Texas: Aston Martin Racing has cooled down to the taste of champagne, after win
MERCEDES-BENZ CARS AT THE 2016 PARIS MOTOR SHOW
Electric mobility in the spotlight
September 16, 2016 - Stuttgart/Paris
The attendance of this year's Paris Motor Show by Mercedes-Benz Cars is characterized by change, both digitally and electrically: celebrating their world premieres in Hall 5.2 will be the electric drive versions of th
Bosley Mark I GT
In the mid-1950s, Richard Bosley of Mentor, Ohio created the Bosley MK1. He had a passion for automobiles though - up to this point in history - had never built a car. In the early 1950s, he decided to build the car of his dreams.
MONDIAL DE L'AUTOMOBILE PARIS 2016 - VOLKSWAGEN PRESENTS AN ELECTRIC CAR FOR A NEW ERA
Think New. – Iconic design study with the potential to define history
Wolfsburg, 16 September 2016 – The presence of Volkswagen at this year's Paris Motor Show (1 to 16 October) is all about 'Think New.'. In presenting the world premiere of an iconic design study, Volkswagen intro
NEW UK-BUILT HONDA CIVIC UNVEILED AND ALL SET FOR EXPORT SUCCESS
◾New UK-built Civic unveiled, as Honda's UK factory commences work as global production hub following new £200m investment
◾All-new British-built Civic to be exported to global markets with the first models already landing in North America
◾New Civic to be exported to more than 70 countries around
VOLKSWAGEN COMMERCIAL VEHICLES TECHNICIAN IS TOP OF THE CLASS
◾Heritage Volkswagen Van Centre Bristol apprentice claims Group awards
◾High-flying Harry Garraway became a Qualified Technician in March this year
◾On track to become the youngest Master Technician in the Group
◾One of only six technicians to reach the final at the Skills Show in November
FAMILY HEIRLOOM JAGUAR E-TYPE SEEKS NEW HOME
◾A 1972 Jaguar E-Type Series III V12 Roadster in 'barn find' condition will be offered by Classic Car Auctions on 24th September
◾Owned by one family for 40 years and left undriven in a barn for two decades
◾Expected to sell for between £35,000 and £40,000 at auction
A highly collectible, famil
WORLDWIDE DELIVERIES BY VOLKSWAGEN BRAND RISE IN AUGUST
◾Deliveries for January-August on a par with previous year
◾Brand Board Member for Sales Jürgen Stackmann: 'Pleasing figures for August thanks to new Tiguan and momentum in China'
Wolfsburg, September 16, 2016 – The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand delivered 453,200 vehicles worldwide in
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP DELIVERIES RISE BY 6.3 PERCENT IN AUGUST
◾759,400 vehicles handed over to customers in August
◾6.66 million vehicles delivered worldwide from January to August
◾Fred Kappler, Head of Group Sales: 'All Group brands turned in a solid delivery performance in August and for the first eight months. Overall, Group deliveries are up 1.8 percent
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP EXPANDS ITS COMPETENCE IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Prof. Patrick van der Smagt to strengthen Data Lab team in Munich
Wolfsburg/Munich, September 16, 2016 – The Volkswagen Group continues to drive the digital transformation forward and is expanding its competence with regard to artificial intelligence (AI), not only with a view to
ASTON MARTIN AND DICK LOVETT LAUNCHES IN BRISTOL
◾New Aston Martin dealership open in Bristol
◾Prime site offers new and 'Timeless' pre-owned sales, aftersales and parts
◾State-of-the-art 2,500m2 facility
16 September 2016, Gaydon: Aston Martin has opened its latest new dealership in the UK in Bristol, with the first Aston Martin deale
BEST OF BRITISH ENGINEERING SHOWCASED AT MG MOTOR
'Their love of the job doesn't just stop at the end of the day.'
Staff from MG's Technical Centre, SMTC, which is based at the company's Longbridge site in Birmingham, recently hosted a vehicle showcase event to profile the team's engineering expertise and show off their 'pet projects', al
PENSKE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP'S JAGUAR LAND ROVER CENTRE DEBUTS NEW GLOBAL 'ARCH' RETAIL DESIGN STANDARDS
◾New 36,600 sq. ft. Jaguar Land Rover Centre in Darien, CT is first in the US designed according to new global ARCH retail standards
◾ARCH retail design standard to be adopted by retailers nationwide creating modern dual branded retail environments
(MAHWAH, N.J.) – September 15, 2016 – Ja
FORD, U-M ACCELERATE AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE RESEARCH WITH FORD RESEARCHERS IN-HOUSE AT NEW ROBOTICS LAB ON U-M CAMPUS
◾Ford becoming first corporation to co-locate in an academic building as it works side-by-side with University of Michigan researchers in a new state-of-the-art robotics center
◾Long-running alliance strengthened by naming U-M professors Matthew Johnson-Roberson and Ram Vasudevan as leaders of the
FERRUCCI STARTS HOT, EARNS EXCITING VICTORY IN LAMBORGHINI BLANCPAIN SUPER TROFEO NORTH AMERICA DEBUT
◾Santino Ferrucci earned his first Super Trofeo victory in his series debut.
◾Shinya Michimi extended his Pro Championship points lead.
◾Ross Chouest stayed perfect with his ninth-straight Lamborghini Cup victory.
AUSTIN, Texas (Sept. 15, 2016) - Santino Ferrucci made his presence felt
VOLKSWAGEN ANDRETTI RALLYCROSS SEEKS TO CONQUER NEW VENUE AT RED BULL GLOBAL RALLYCROSS SEATTLE
Scott Speed looks to continue his hot streak, while Tanner Foust hopes to regain championship momentum with only three races remaining in the 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross season
Herndon, VA — Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross heads to Seattle this weekend hoping to land a fifth str
BUGATTI CELEBRATES PREMIERE OF THE CHIRON IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA
◾Ceremonial unveiling of the world's most powerful, fastest, most exclusive and most luxurious production super sports car in Singapore
◾Bugatti partner in South-East Asia, Wearnes Automotive, invites customers to exclusive private appointments
◾Fans can admire the Chiron1 at the Formula 1 Grand P
AUTOMOBILI LAMBORGHINI CELEBRATES 'EXCELLENCE IN CARBON FIBER' IN TOKYO
Sant'Agata Bolognese/Tokyo, 16 September 2016 - Automobili Lamborghini celebrates the opening of 'Excellence in Carbon Fiber', an exclusive event dedicated to its carbon fiber technologies, at Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery in Tokyo, Japan.
Over the past 30 years, Lamborghini has been an i
TOYOTA LAND CRUISER CELEBRATES 60TH YEAR IN AMERICA WITH ULTIMATE CAPABILITY AND LUXURY
◾Luxurious cabin with seating for 8
◾Powered by a proven 381-hp 5.7-liter V8 and 8-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i)
◾Full-Capability Four-Wheel Drive with Advanced Chassis Control and 8,100-pound Towing Capacity
◾Standard Toyota Safety Sense-P (TSS-
MICHIMI TAKES TITLE; FERRUCCI COMPLETES LAMBORGHINI BLANCPAIN SUPER TROFEO NORTH AMERICA WEEKEND SWEEP AT COTA
◾Shinya Michimi clinches Pro Driver Championship with two rounds to go.
◾Santino Ferrucci earns weekend sweep in series debut.
◾Patrice Brisebois and Will James both earn first career victories in respective classes.
AUSTIN, Texas (Sept. 16, 2016) - Shinya Michimi clinched the Pro Dri
MICHAEL SHANK RACING, REALTIME RACING TO LEAD 2017 ACURA NSX GT3 EFFORT
◾Twin turbocharged NSX supercar to campaign in both WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Pirelli World Challenge in 2017
◾Two-car efforts in each series
◾NSX slated to complete FIA GT3 homologation this year
TORRANCE, CA – Acura Motorsports today announced that Michael Shank Racing wil
Lexus Kinetic Seat Concept World Premiere at the 2016 Paris Motor Show
Lexus today announced it will debut the Kinetic Seat Concept at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, as a standalone display. Other highlights of Lexus at the show will include the Lexus UX Concept car, the refreshed Lexus IS in European premiere, the new Lexus NX Sport Edition, and the brand's new flagship coupe, the LC.
Vintage Racers Turn Back Time Sept. 16-18 at Road America
VINTAGE RACERS TURN BACK THE HANDS OF TIME AT ROAD AMERICA DURING THE ARIENS ART ON WHEELS WEEKEND FEATURING THE ELKHART LAKE VINTAGE FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY VOLVO CARS USA
ELKHART LAKE, Wis., September 14, 2016 - Vintage racers from across the U.S. will take to the track September 16
GM COMMITS TO 100 PERCENT RENEWABLE ENERGY BY 2050
GM pledges to source global electricity from wind, sun and landfill gas, joins RE100
DETROIT – General Motors plans to generate or source all electrical power for its 350 operations in 59 countries with 100 percent renewable energy — such as wind, sun and landfill gas — by 2050.
ALL-NEW 2017 ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO WINS 'STAR OF THE SHOW' AWARD AT 2016 MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
◾Industry accolade comes courtesy of the Southern Automotive Media Association (SAMA) with the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio's Miami Auto Show debut
◾Alfa Romeo – the heart and soul of the automotive industry – is returning to the U.S. with an all-new lineup of vehicles, starting with the awa
RIGOROUS TESTING READIES BMW TEAM RLL FOR CIRCUIT OF THE AMERICAS
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Sept. 14, 2016 … This year's IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Lone Star Le Mans race will see BMW Team RLL arrive at the Circuit of the Americas, in Austin, Texas, with BMW's newest GT class competitor, the BMW M6 GTLM, ready for the penultimate race of the 2016
HIGH DEMAND FOR YETI CONTINUES AS ŠKODA EXPANDS FACTORY CAPACITY .
◾ŠKODA increases capacity for Yeti production due to high demand
◾Since the start of production in 2009, over 580,000 Yetis sold worldwide
◾UK accounts for over 10 percent of global sales
◾2015 was a best-ever year for Yeti with over 13,000 registered in the UK
Mladá Boleslav, 15 September
DACIA IS UNVEILING THE NEW SANDERO, SANDERO STEPWAY AND LOGAN MCV
◾Dacia will introduce three new models at the Paris Motor Show: Sandero, Sandero Stepway and Logan MCV
◾Models have been redesigned to meet Dacia customers' expectations
◾Distinctive new front end and lighting signature shown for the first time
◾The new models will be revealed in full at the Pari
Lexus Kinetic Seat Concept World Premiere at the 2016 Paris Motor Show
Revolutionary fiber net construction re-evaluates the principles of car seat occupancy
PARIS (Sept. 15, 2016) – Lexus today announced it will debut the Kinetic Seat Concept at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, as a standalone display. Other highlights of Lexus at the show will include the
2017 Audi Q7 named one of Wards 10 Best User Experiences
•Wards 10 Best User Experiences evaluates the user-friendliness and effectiveness of the vehicle's technologies and features
•New portfolio of available driver assistance systems and infotainment features in the Q7 contributes to the intelligent user experience
•Audi flagship SUV delivers 'surpris
2016 Lexus RX a Winner in Inaugural 'Ward's 10 Best User Experiences' List
DETROIT, September 15, 2016 – WardsAuto today announced that the all-new, fourth-generation 2016 Lexus RX has been named to its first-ever 'Ward's 10 Best User Experiences' list. Twenty eight vehicles were evaluated by the publication's trusted and experienced editors on their routine daily c
Toyota and Open Source Robotics Foundation to Partner on Robotics and Automated Vehicle Research
Toyota Research Institute Signs Agreement with Newly Formed Open Source Robotics Leaders to Leverage Software Platforms and Engineering Expertise
TRI Makes $1 Million Charitable Contribution to Support OSRF's Open Source Mission
PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 – Toyot
Buckle Up for Life Announces Top Tips for Car Seat Safety and Expands to 11 New Markets
National Education Program from Toyota and Cincinnati Children's Also Launches 'Gift of Safety' Program to Distribute 5,000 Car Seats to Families in Need
Plano, Texas (Sept. 15, 2016) - Whether you're a first-time parent, doting grandparent or seasoned baby sitter, car seats are
ELECTRIC NISSAN VANS DELIVER FOR JERSEY POST
Jersey Post has received a very special delivery of its own – a fleet of 15 all-electric Nissan e-NV200s.
The Channel Island's postal service will use the vehicles to deliver the mail on routes across Jersey.
They are the first electric vehicles to be added to the company's fleet of more than
BACK TO THE FUTURE FOR MG
It's back to the future as the latest MG dealership opens in the brand's historic birthplace.
Lodge Hill Garage in Abingdon is just a stone's throw away from the site of the original MG factory where cars were built from 1929 to 1980. Now the latest MG3 and MG GS models are proudly displayed in
BMW ANNOUNCES BMW CONNECTED INTEGRATION WITH ALEXA IN THE U.K. AND GERMANY
Managing your mobility agenda and vehicle functions from home.
Munich/London. The BMW Connected personal digital mobility assistant will be available via an Alexa skill on all Alexa-enabled devices when the service is available in the U.K and Germany. BMW is the first car maker to announce
MERCEDES-BENZ CARS AT THE 2016 PARIS MOTOR SHOW: ELECTRIC MOBILITY IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Stuttgart/Paris. The attendance of this year's Paris Motor Show by Mercedes-Benz Cars is characterised by change, both digitally and electrically: celebrating their world premieres in Hall 5.2 will be the electric drive versions of the new smart fortwo, the smart fortwo cabrio and, for the fi
PARIS MOTOR SHOW WORLD DEBUT FOR ALL-NEW KIA RIO
◾Progressive new design for Kia's global best-seller
◾New technologies and connectivity features, including Android and Apple smartphone integration
◾High safety – the first car in class to offer Autonomous Emergency Braking with pedestrian recognition
◾Engaging handling and more comfortable ride
BMW ANNOUNCES TWO ADDITIONAL CHARGENOW BY EVGO PUBLIC CHARGING PROGRAMS
◾ChargeNow by EVgo Annual Pass and ChargeNow by EVgo Pay As You Go provide discounted charging access for BMW i and BMW iPerformance owners in major EV markets.
◾Eligible BMW i3 drivers can still enroll in the current ChargeNow DC Fast program for 24 months of no cost DC and Level 2 charging sessio
FORD ISSUES NEW MOBILITY CHALLENGE TO UNLOCK INOVATION, BOOST COMMUNITY RESPONSE TO NATURAL DISASTERS
◾Ford Motor Company launches Disaster Relief Mobility Challenge to inspire creative new ideas for making the best use of Ford Disaster Relief Vehicles
◾The winning entries will be awarded grants of up to $70,000 each to purchase a Ford Transit van with modifications to best serve the needs of the c
FINAL MITSUBISHI LANCER EVOLUTION FETCHES $76,400 IN NATIONAL AUCTION TO HELP DRIVE OUT HUNGER
◾All funds go to Feeding America Riverside | San Bernardino and Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County in celebration of Hunger Action MonthTM
◾Highly collectible, combined auction total of first and last Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution (#0001 and #1600) amount to $122,600 for charity
Mitsubishi GT-PHEV Concept
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announces the world premiere of the Mitsubishi GT-PHEV Concept1 next-generation SUV at the 2016 Paris Motor Show2. The concept model is powered by MMC's own advanced plug-in hybrid EV (PHEV) system using triple motors.
The new Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster and Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster
Mercedes-AMG is blowing even more fresh air into the AMG GT family. Shortly after the world premiere of the AMG GT R, AMG is presenting two exciting roadster variants of the two-seater sports car. Alongside the AMG GT Roadster, the AMG GT C Roadster enhances the portfolio with a completely new model variant. With an output of 550 hp and peak torque of 502 lb-ft, the AMG GT C is the most powerful new Roadster variant and uses some of the technical refinements of the AMG GT R.
R2-D2'S ROLLS-ROYCE TO ATTRACT BUYERS FROM FAR, FAR AWAY WHEN SOLD AT AUCTION
◾The 1982 Rolls-Royce Corniche was formerly owned by the late Kenny Baker who starred as R2-D2 in the Star Wars films
◾The car will be offered at auction by CCA on 24th September at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre
◾The car is estimated at £33,000 to £36,000
A luxury Rolls-Royce formerly owne
BIGGEST EVER UK ORDER OF THE ALL-ELECTRIC RENAULT ZOE TO SUPPORT EUROPCAR'S CITY-BASED DELIVER & COLLECT SERVICE
◾Renault delivers its biggest ever single UK order of the 100 per cent electric Renault ZOE
◾Award-winning supermini to be used by Europcar to support its city-based Deliver & Collect service
◾Significant order to contribute to Europcar UK's goal of five per cent of its vehicles to be electric by
LAND VS AIR: JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE SRT DEFEATS AEROBATIC TWISTER PLANE IN ‘ULTIMATE' HOT LAP
◾Jeep's high-performance Grand Cherokee SRT races aerobatic plane around course
◾Stunt inspired by HEMI engine's 'fighter plane' heritage
◾Grand Cherokee SRT and plane hit speeds of 140mph
◾Race took place around Blyton Park Driving Centre, Lincolnshire
◾View all the action here: https://www.you
COLBURN RETURN ALL PART OF PP MOTORSPORT'S THREE-CAR PLAN FOR 2017 UK CLIO CUP
Former Renault UK Clio Cup runner-up James Colburn (Worthing) will return to the championship for its final two events of 2016 with the Lincolnshire-based PP Motorsport team.
Colburn will stand in for regular driver Anton Spires (Buckingham), who he has been mentoring this season, at Silverstone
NEW ‘NISSAN VISION' RANGE ADDS MORE CROSSOVER CHOICE TO NISSAN JUKE, QASHQAI & X-TRAIL LINE-UP
◾New N-Vision Special Versions promote Nissan's smart, safety-shield technologies on Juke, Qashqai and X-Trail
◾Positioned between N-Connecta and Tekna grade on Juke and Qashqai to offer even more comfort, style and convenience at accessible price points. Replaces n-tec grade on X-Trail
DELTA LAUNCH MiTRE AT LCV2016
Delta Motorsport today (September 14th) launched a brand new micro-turbine technology aimed at helping electric cars match petrol or diesel-powered equivalents.
The new system, dubbed MiTRE, was developed with support from Innovate UK and is specifically designed for use as a range extender for e
Audi returns as sponsor of the 68th Emmy® Awards with exclusive Airbnb partnership featuring the all-new Audi R8
•Audi and Airbnb collaborate for ultimate one-of-a-kind travel and driving experience, debuting live during the Emmy Awards
•For the sixth consecutive year, Audi returns as official automotive partner of the Television Academy
•Audi R8 and Q7 vehicles set to take over Hollywood during Emmy's week
THE LAMBORGHINI BLANCPAIN SUPER TROFEO LANDS IN THREE DIFFERENT CONTINENTS ON THREE HISTORIC CIRCUITS
◾At the Nürburgring the fifth round of the European series
◾The Asian championship stops off at the Fuji Speedway
◾At the COTA in Texas the penultimate round of the US series
Sant'Agata Bolognese, September 14, 2016
From east to west and vice versa: the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Tro
Bolt EV Offers 238 Miles Of Range
Chevrolet promised to offer the first affordable electric vehicle with 200 miles or more of range and will exceed those expectations when the 2017 Bolt EV goes on sale later this year. With the vehicle's EPA-estimated range of 238 miles, owners can expect to go beyond their average daily driving needs — with plenty of range to spare — in the 2017 Bolt EV when charging regularly.
Brand New Peugeot 3008 DKR Ready For Dakar Challenge
Coming off the back of a successful Dakar and Silk Way Rally campaign with the PEÚGEOT 2008 DKR this year, Team Peugeot Total and Red Bull have revealed the new PEÚGEOT 3008 DKR. This is the all-new successor to the famous machine with which Stéphane Peterhansel claimed his resounding 12th victory on the Dakar back in January, and Cyril Despres clinched his first win on four wheels on the Silk Way Rally in July.
Ferrari 750 Monza
The lightweight chassis of the 500 Mondial and the 750 Monza offered the perfect compliment to the Lampredi-designed four-cylinder engine. This same engine design would earn Ferrari its first two Formula One World Championships. When combined to the 500 and 750, Ferrari also had very competitive sportscars for endurance and hill climbing events.
FANTASTIC HISTORIC FERRARI F1 CAR DISPLAY AT FERRARI PASSIONE, 23-24 SEPTEMBER 2016
London, 12 September 2016 – Ferrari North Europe is pleased to announce the addition of a fantastic historic Ferrari F1 car display at the Ferrari Passione event at Silverstone, on 23-24 September, with four cars from different decades on display. Two of the cars are kindly on loan from the D
RENAULT HANDS OVER THE KEY TO ITS 100,000TH ELECTRIC VEHICLE
◾Renault has handed over the keys to its 100,000th electric car, a ZOE, in the Norwegian capital of Oslo, today
◾A pioneer of all-electric vehicles, Renault is the European leader with 27% market share for electric cars
Five years since the launch of its first electric vehicle, Renault has hande
NISSAN CELEBRATES 15,000 LEAF SALES IN THE UK WITH £500 ‘ELECTRIC SEPTEMBER' CUSTOMER REWARD
London (September 13, 2016) – Nissan is celebrating reaching 15,000 UK sales of its 100% electric LEAF with a £500 reward to all retail customers purchasing a LEAF or e-NV200 in its 'Electric September' sales event.
The £500 reward is on top of a range of attractive deals available. A 24kW
BMW GROUP ACHIEVES BEST-EVER AUGUST SALES
◾Worldwide 165,431 vehicles delivered, up 5.7%
◾Year-to-date sales rise 5.5%: 1,508,659 vehicles sold
◾BMW deliveries up 5.0% in August: 142,554 vehicles
◾MINI sells 22,575 in August, increase of 10.3%
◾Europe and Asia maintain strong growth
◾YTD sales of BMW electrified models already exceed 2
ENGLAND RUGBY LAUNCH MITSUBISHI MOTORS AS OFFICIAL PERFORMANCE PARTNER
England Head Coach, Eddie Jones named as official brand ambassador Partnership also includes a grassroots volunteer recognition programme
London, 13th September 2016: Today, Mitsubishi Motors in the UK has been unveiled as the Official Performance Partner to England Rugby. This part
JAGUAR LAND ROVER BEGINS CONSTRUCTION OF SLOVAKIAN PLANT
◾Work begins on new manufacturing plant in Nitra
◾New facility will incorporate leading automotive manufacturing technologies
◾Plans to introduce new education initiatives designed to inspire the next generation of automotive engineers
Nitra, Slovakia: Jaguar Land Rover has started const
RENAULT-NISSAN ALLIANCE HITS MILESTONE OF 350,000 ELECTRIC VEHICLES SOLD, MAINTAINS POSITION AS GLOBAL EV LEADER
◾Alliance reaches historic EV milestone in August with 100,000 EVs sold in one year
◾Nissan LEAF remains world's most popular electric vehicle with more than 230,000 units sold
◾Renault delivers its 100,000th EV to a customer in Norway
◾Alliance's EV offering continues to improve with extended ra
FORD, HARMAN TO REVOLUTIONIZE IN-VEHICLE AUDIO EXPERIENCES WORLDWIDE THROUGH B&O PLAY® SOUND SYSTEM
◾Ford and HARMAN are collaborating to revolutionize the in-vehicle audio experience with B&O PLAY; the new system arrives exclusively on Ford's global vehicle lineup starting next year
◾B&O PLAY integration with Ford vehicles takes advantage of proprietary HARMAN technologies and tuning to deliver
ASTON MARTIN HIRES FIRST EMPLOYEES FOR WELSH FACTORY
◾First employees for new St Athan plant gaining skills at Aston Martin HQ
◾Highly skilled technicians to return to Wales to build the Aston Martin crossover
13 September 2016, Gaydon: Earlier this year, Aston Martin announced significant new investments in its long term future in the Unit
BOLT EV OFFERS 238 MILES OF RANGE
DETROIT – Chevrolet promised to offer the first affordable electric vehicle with 200 miles or more of range and will exceed those expectations when the 2017 Bolt EV goes on sale later this year. With the vehicle's EPA-estimated range of 238 miles, owners can expect to go beyond their average
MAZDA PROTOTYPES IN THE HEAT OF BATTLE AT LONE STAR LE MANS
IRVINE, Calif. (September 13, 2016) – After setting a Prototype-class qualifying track record and leading 35 laps at the most recent IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship event, the Mazda Prototype team looks to continue their blistering speed in the hot and humid conditions at the Lone Sta
COCA-COLA BEGINS EPIC CROSS-COUNTRY ROAD TRIP IN CUSTOMIZED 2017 FORD ESCAPE
ATLANTA, Sept. 13, 2016 – Two classic all-American brands are joining forces to wrap up summer with the most American of journeys – a cross-country road trip.
Behind the wheel of a customized 2017 Ford Escape, the Coca-Cola Journey departed from Coca-Cola headquarters in Atlanta today to b
MECUM CHICAGO 2016 COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION SET FOR OCT. 6-8
1,000 Vehicles Slated to be Auctioned at Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center
Walworth, Wis. – Sept. 13, 2016 – In 1988, Mecum Auctions held its first-ever auction at the Rockford Airport, and the company's presence in Chicagoland has since grown. Today, Mecum Auctions stands a
HYUNDAI WELCOMES HOME THE LOS ANGELES RAMS BY SIGNING ON AS AN OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE SPONSOR
Sponsorship Includes Interactive Gameday Activations, and Various Traditional and Digital Advertising
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 13, 2016 – After 21 years of waiting, Los Angeles football fans opened the 2016 NFL season with a team of their own this past Monday night. Hyundai,
AUDI CONTINUES GLOBAL GROWTH IN AUGUST
◾Around 132,350 deliveries in the month, up 2.9 percent
◾Sales chief Dietmar Voggenreiter 'Sales growth for 80 months in a row is testimony to Audi's sustainable success'
◾Globally balanced growth in all core sales regions
AUDI AG delivered around 132,350 cars to customers in August. As such, g
TEAM MOPAR IN HOT PURSUIT OF NHRA CHAMPIONSHIP
◾NHRA's 2016 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship set to begin in Charlotte
◾Nine Mopar-powered drag racers set to contend for season title across three professional categories
◾Don Schumacher Racing (DSR) Mopar Dodge Charger R/T driver Ron Capps enters Countdown as Funny C
CADILLAC RACING HEADS TO CALIFORNIA WINE COUNTRY
Cooper third, O'Connell fourth in championship
NEW YORK - Cadillac Racing drivers Michael Cooper and Johnny O'Connell are heading to the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Grand Prix of Sonoma presented by Cadillac for rounds 18 and 19 to run September 16-18.
Cooper (Syosset, N.Y.)
FORD GTs TO RACE IN DOUBLE HEADER AT CIRCUIT OF THE AMERICAS IN TEXAS
◾All four Ford GTs reunited to race on same day as FIA World Endurance Championship and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship share the billing at COTA on Saturday.
◾Round 6 of the FIA World Endurance Championship to race into the darkness in Austin, Texas
AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 13, 2016
ŠKODA CONTINUES ON PATH TO SUCCESS IN AUGUST
◾Delivering 80,700 vehicles in August, ŠKODA achieved an increase of 14.2% compared to last August (2015: 70,700)
◾The brand records sales increase of 36.1% in China
◾Growth trend in Turkey and Israel continues
◾Top Model ŠKODA Superb and ŠKODA Rapid post strong growth rates
2017 Golf Alltrack: Volkswagen's Stylish And Sophisticated Wagon Is Ready For Adventure
The Golf Alltrack, the eagerly awaited derivative of the Golf SportWagen, marries that vehicle's practicality and fun-to-drive nature with the capabilities of 4Motion® all-wheel drive and rugged exterior styling. The Alltrack offers an affordable yet upscale alternative to existing all-wheel-drive wagons that are on the market.
2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo Makes World Debut At Miami Auto Show
The new 2017 Sentra SR Turbo made its world debut today at the 46th annual Miami International Auto Show. Also making its debut at the show, which runs from September 10th through the 18th at the Miami Beach Convention Center, is the new 2017 Nissan Rogue. The new Sentra SR Turbo joins the popular Sentra sedan lineup later this fall in Nissan showrooms nationwide.
SsangYong Showcases LIV-2 SUV Concept At Paris
SsangYong Motor Company will unveil its LIV-2 large premium SUV concept at this year's Paris Motor Show. The SsangYong LIV-2 - Limitless Interface Vehicle - is the final concept of the Y400 development model, and will be launched next year.
£100M INVESTMENT AS CASTLE BROMWICH PLANT WELCOMES JAGUAR XE
◾Jaguar Land Rover's Castle Bromwich plant starts production of Jaguar XE
◾Move comes in response to F-PACE and XE sales success
◾£100m of fresh investment in Birmingham plant reaffirms commitment to British manufacturing
◾Announcement demonstrates Jaguar Land Rover's fully flexible West Midlands
GREEN AND MORTARA WITH SPIRITED PERFORMANCE
◾Audi drivers score important points in DTM title race at the Nürburgring
◾Jamie Green third on podium in Saturday's race
◾Position four for Edoardo Mortara
On delivering a spirited performance in the first of the two DTM races at the Nürburgring, Jamie Green (Audi Sport Team Rosberg) and Edoar
ON THE COUNT OF FIVE – ALL-NEW 400PS AUDI TT RS IS READY TO LAUNCH
◾Much loved five-cylinder configuration is retained in the latest Audi Sport flagship delivering supercar-style pace with quattro adhesion
◾Most powerful TT ever to enter series production set to open for UK order in late September – Coupé priced at £51,800 OTR, Roadster at £53,550 OTR
RARE 661BHP LAMBORGHINI MURCIELAGO SV OFFERED BY SUPER VELOCE RACING
◾Chassis 022 of only 186 Lamborghini Murcielago SVs built by the Italian manufacturer
◾One of only 28 right-hand-drive Murcielago SVs in existence
◾Murcielago SV finished in Giallo yellow with black carbon fibre rear wing and diffuser
◾Offered by Super Veloce Racing, specialist race and supercar
AUDI SHOW AT DTM ANNIVERSARY AT THE NÜRBURGRING
◾Edoardo Mortara wins in DTM's 50th visit to the Eifel
◾Mortara, Ekström and Müller thrill crowd with comebacks
◾50th DTM triumph for Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline
72,500 spectators experienced a tremendous anniversary weekend of the DTM at the Nürburgring that ended on Sunday in an Audi show,
SERIES PRODUCTION OF BEST-SELLING ŠKODA OCTAVIA BEGAN 20 YEARS AGOS
◾First ŠKODA OCTAVIA rolled off production line at newly constructed plant in Mladá Boleslav two decades ago
◾Modular vehicle design, advanced technology, high efficiency and ergonomics in OCTAVIA production
◾Production figures rose by more than a third within a year
◾ŠKODA OCTAVIA one of most su
EXTREMELY RARE RIGHT-HAND-DRIVE 1970 MERCEDES-BENZ 280 CABRIOLET GOES ON SALE AT HEXAGON
◾Hexagon is delighted to offer for sale an incredibly rare, right-hand-drive Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Cabriolet
◾The stunning example could well be the only right-hand-drive convertible 280 on sale in the world today
◾Car is offered in near-concours condition, having been the subject of a highly d
JD CLASSICS TRIUMPHS AT GOODWOOD REVIVAL WITH TWO WINS AND TWO POLE POSITIONS
◾JD Classics took two wins at the legendary Goodwood Revival, including a win in the iconic RAC TT Celebration race
◾The JD Classics team also took victory in the Sussex Trophy, marking two victories from two pole positions
◾A major sponsor of the Revival for the second consecutive year, JD Classi
THE PEUGEOT 208 WRX READY FOR SPANISH ACTION IN BARCELONA. OLÉ!
◾Fresh off the back of their strong performance in France, the PEUGEOT 208 WRX toreadors are fired-up for more action as the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship moves on to Barcelona. Round 9 of the 2016 campaign takes place at the same venue that hosts Formula 1's Spanish Grand Prix, and Team Pe
Mazda Road to Indy Weekend a Championship Success at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Mazda Prototype Lites, Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Invitational round out Mazdapalooza
MONTEREY, Calif. Sept. 11, 2016 - Race fans, officials and competitors alike were met with a thick marine layer at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca each morning of the Mazda Road to Indy. But, once the sun
Toyota Disrupts TechCrunch with Technology Trifecta ‘The Impossible Quest'
Master Visual Futurist Syd Mead, Emmy-Award Winning Director Jason Zada Deliver 4-D VR Experience to Support West Coast Debut of All-New Toyota Prius Prime
SAN FRANCISCO (Sept. 12, 2016) – Take emerging virtual reality technologies, add one of the world's most recognized visual
McLAREN TAKES DOUBLE BRITISH GT VICTORY AS 570S GT4 DEVELOPMENT SEASON ENDS ON A HIGH
The drive by McLaren GT Factory Driver Rob Bell to the flag headlined a clean sweep in the GT3 and GT4 classes for McLaren GT customer team Black Bull Ecurie Ecosse in the 2016 British GT Championship season finale at Donington Park. The result marked the first win of the season for the 650S GT3 in
JAGUAR LAND ROVER EXPANDS INGENIUM POWERTRAIN FAMILY
◾New powertrain technologies support commitment to reduce vehicle emissions and improve fuel economy
◾All-new Ingenium petrol engines are the most advanced developed by Jaguar Land Rover
◾Innovative TRANSCEND transmission boosts off-road performance and reduces CO2
Coventry, UK: This w
NISSAN KICKS OFF NATIONAL DRIVE ELECTRIC WEEK BY EXPANDING 'NO CHARGE TO CHARGE' PROGRAM TO 50 MARKETS
◾The addition of St. Louis and Albany/Schenectady/Troy, N.Y. brings electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure to nearly 90 percent of Nissan LEAF owners.
◾Nissan's 'Infrastructure for All' initiative ensures all new charging stations are inclusive of all EV fast-charge plug types.
FORMULA DRIFT PRO2 ROUND 3 AT TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY RESULTS
Matt Field Earns His First Career Victory
Long Beach, Calif. – September 10, 2016 – Formula DRIFT presented by BlackVue returned to Texas for Round 7: Autozone Showdown presented by Black Magic. Matt Field in the Falken Tire / Driftcave Motorsports Nissan 240 takes his first ever v
'SPARKY' WINS INAUGURAL MAZDA MX-5 CUP GLOBAL INVITATIONAL
MONTEREY, Calif. (September 11, 2016) – The final race of the inaugural Mazda MX-5 Cup Global Invitational was nothing short of thrilling. Nathanial Sparks, aka 'Sparky', aka 'Mr. Consistency', added the biggest win to his growing racing resume. After winning the pole and finishing second
'RUEDAS ESPN' HONORS FCA US WITH 'MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR' AWARD; NAMES CHRYSLER PACIFICA 'VEHICLE OF THE YEAR'
◾FCA US LLC is named 'Manufacturer of the Year' at the 2016 Ruedas ESPN Awards as part of the 46th Miami International Auto Show
◾Chrysler Pacifica earns top honor, winning 'Vehicle of the Year' Award
◾Fiat 124 Spider, Ram 1500 Rebel and Chrysler Pacifica win 'Best Vehicles' in their respective se
SUBARU RALLY TEAM USA ANNOUNCES DRIVER ENTRIES FOR RED BULL GRC SEATTLE ROUND
Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru Rally Team USA confirmed today a two car entry for the upcoming Global Rallycross Championship round in Seattle, Washington. The team will field 7-time Rally America National Champion David Higgins sponsored by Dirtfish Rally School alongside former Subaru World R
New Hybrid Panamera Model Unveiled
The Paris Motor Show will see Porsche unveil the next model in the all-new Panamera line: the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid with standard all-wheel drive and an electric range of up to 31 miles (50 km). The plug-in hybrid vehicle generates 462 hp of total system output and delivers impressive fuel consumption of 2.5 l/100 km, which corresponds to only 56 g/km of CO2 emissions. All figures to date are based upon the New European Driving Cycle (NEDC).
JAGUAR CLASSIC PARTNERS PIRELLI AND OFFERS UNIQUE ARCTIC ADVENTURE
◾Jaguar Classic announces Pirelli partnership to deliver new tyre package for Jaguar XJ220 owners
◾Pirelli P Zero tyres will be available for the XJ220 in spring 2017
◾Experience the performance and capability of a classic Jaguar or Land Rover on a frozen lake with Classic Ice Driving: www.jaguar.
‘BRAND NEW' MG ZT FOR SALE
◾2004 MG ZT with three miles on the clock for auction at Classic Car Auctions' September Sale.
◾Exactly as it left the factory, the current owner believes this is the best condition and lowest mileage MG Rover in the world.
◾Estimated at between £8,500 and £10,500, the car is for auction on 24th S
AUDI READY FOR TEXAN RACING FESTIVAL
◾Start of the Audi R18 in the United States, an important Audi market
◾Audi aims for third victory at Austin since 2013
◾Superb sports car festival featuring IMSA and FIA WEC
Suspense galore in the second half of the season: In the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) on Saturday, September 1
HIGH-SPEED WORLD FAMOUS SILVERSTONE NEXT STOP FOR INTENSE FOUR-WAY RENAULT UK CLIO CUP TITLE FIGHT
British Formula 1 Grand Prix circuit Silverstone hosts the penultimate rounds of 2016's highly dramatic Renault UK Clio Cup in just over a week's time (Sat 17/Sun 18 Sept) and it could be at the world-famous Northamptonshire venue that Mike Bushell (Tunbridge Wells) is provisionally crowned Champion
NEAL AND SHEDDEN ZEROING IN ON TITLE SHOWDOWN AS BTCC SPEEDS INTO SILVERSTONE
◾Halfords Yuasa Racing duo have their eyes on the prize
◾Matt Neal aiming to draw upon experience in title tussle
◾Gordon Shedden keen to defend hard-fought 2015 crown
Halfords Yuasa Racing team-mates Matt Neal and Gordon Shedden are firmly focussed on their title ambitions as the 2016 Dunlop M
DRIVE ME, THE WORLD'S MOST AMBITIOUS AND ADVANCED PUBLIC AUTONOMOUS DRIVING EXPERIMENT, STARTS TODAY
Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has officially kicked off Drive Me, the world's most ambitious and advanced public autonomous driving experiment. This morning it produced the very first autonomous car that will be used in the Drive Me project in Gothenburg.
The autonomous Volvo XC90 SUV was fi
PRESTIGIOUS ROAD ART COLLECTION COMING TO SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN, OCT. 20-22
Mecum Auctions to offer 1,200 lots from the finest single collection of investment-grade Road Art collectibles known
Walworth, WI – Sept. 8, 2016 – More than 1,200 of the finest collectible Road Art items ever offered at public auction will come together this Oct. 20-22 in Walw
FCA US VEHICLES ADVANCE WITH 4G LTE NETWORK CAPABILITY FOR CONNECTED SERVICES
◾FCA US connected vehicle platform now based on 4G LTE technology
◾All-new fourth-generation Uconnect 8.4 and 8.4 NAV systems will feature 4G LTE network connectivity
◾New systems will debut in properly equipped 2017 Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger
◾4G LTE network capability enha
VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA TO HOST FIRST-EVER FALL CAREER FAIR
◾Event To Be Held in Conference Center at Factory
◾Saturday event added to accommodate traditional work schedules
Chattanooga, Tenn. (9 September 2016) — Volkswagen Chattanooga will host an onsite career fair on Friday, Sept.16 from 2-6 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. T
GM RECALLING VEHICLES FOR POTENTIAL FRONT AIRBAG NON-DEPLOYMENT
DETROIT – GM is voluntarily recalling approximately 3.64 million 2014-17 model year vehicles in the United States. The sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) in these vehicles, which controls airbag and pretensioners deployment, contains a software defect that may prevent the deployment of front
Lexus UX Concept to be Revealed at the 2016 Paris Motor Show
Lexus announced today that its latest concept vehicle, the Lexus ÚX Concept, will make its world debut on September 29 at the 2016 Paris Motor Show.
Records Tumble In RM Sotheby's Historic £21.6M Anniversary London Sale
Making it a night to remember, RM Sotheby's shattered numerous world-record auction values at its 10th anniversary London sale last night, generating in excess of £21.65 million in sales. Whilst a stunning 1960 Aston Martin DB4GT proved to be the night's biggest seller, it is the game-changing prices achieved for some of the Porsches which will prove to be the sale's most potent legacy.
'STEEL TO WHEELS' – A BEHIND-THE-SCENES MANUFACTURING LOOK AT NISSAN TITAN XD
CANTON, Miss. – 'Steel to Wheels' is a behind-the-scenes look at the manufacturing process of the Nissan TITAN XD, produced from raw steel to finished truck at Nissan's Canton, Mississippi plant. This story is part of a global series highlighting Nissan's key products and plants, and the peop
BMW OF NORTH AMERICA AND THE WESTERN GOLF ASSOCIATION NAME HAYDEN BAUSCHKA OF CARMEL, IN THE BMW HOLE-IN-ONE SCHOLAR
Bauschka Received a Full Evans Scholarship as a Result of Jordan Spieth's Hole-In-One at the 2015 BMW Championship.
Carmel, IN (September 7, 2016) – BMW of North America and the Western Golf Association announced today that Hayden Bauschka from Carmel, IN has been named a BMW Hole
THE FUTURE OF COLOR WITH INFINITI
LONDON – Color has always played a major part in car design. But just as the creases and curves of a car's outward form have evolved down the years, so too has the palette of colors adorning the metal.
Much of this, of course, may be attributed to the transient nature of fashion and the co
RECORDS TUMBLE IN RM SOTHEBY'S HISTORIC £21.6M ANNIVERSARY LONDON SALE
• RM Sotheby's realizes £21.65 million with 76 percent of all lots sold at its 10th anniversary London sale, 7 September at Battersea Evolution
• 1960 Aston Martin DB4GT is the evening's top seller, making a record £2,408,000
• Single-owner Porsche Collection steals the show, breaking multiple wor
20th Anniversary of The Pass at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Military Appreciation Day set for Sat., Sept. 10 during Mazda Road to Indy Weekend
MONTEREY, Calif. Sept. 8, 2016 – It was 20 years ago today that Alex Zanardi pulled off, and Bryan Herta had an unfortunate front row seat to, one of the greatest passes in the history of motor sports
SALON PRIVÉ CROWNS FERRARI AND PAGANI AT BLENHEIM PALACE SPECTACULAR
◾1956 Ferrari 500 Testa Rossa announced Best of Show winner in Chubb Insurance Concours d'Elégance
◾UK debut of Lamborghini Centenario Coupé and Bristol BULLET as well as world's first public sighting of Morgan EV3 1909 Edition andKoenigsegg Agera RS 'Naraya'
◾Pagani Zonda 760RS overall winner in
HONDA TO UNVEIL CIVIC HATCHBACK AT PARIS MOTOR SHOW 2016
◾Honda unveils the European version of the new Civic Hatchback
◾Sedan version also makes European debut
◾New Jazz Spotlight Edition showcases new premium look and feel for supermini
Honda will take the next step in its European product offensive at the 2016 Paris Motor Show with the unveil of t
VOLVO CARS TRAVELS DOWN A FAMILIAR ROAD WITH COMING V90 CROSS COUNTRY
Volvo Cars' instrumental role in defining the adventurous Cross Country segment is widely acknowledged. With the imminent reveal of the new V90 Cross Country, the Swedish car maker is set to cement its leading role as the most capable and comfortable premium all-roader on offer and complete its 90 s
HONDA ENDURANCE RACING READY FOR 2017 ENDURANCE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CHALLENGE
The Circuit Paul Ricard, France
The Honda Endurance Racing team is fired up and ready to head to Le Castellet in France next week for 24 hours of non-stop racing action at the 80th edition of the Bol d'Or (17-18 September). The event also kicks off the 2017 FIM Endurance World
POWER UP! VOLKSWAGEN'S NEW ALL-ELECTRIC E-UP! IS OPEN FOR ORDER
◾New e-up! is available to order at Volkswagen Retailers from today
◾All-electric, zero emission, city car supports Volkswagen's e-mobility strategy
◾Stylish, practical new e-up! is priced at £20,780 (RRP OTR, incl. government grant)
Volkswagen's highly praised new up! city car is now available
MG MOTOR UK HELPS TO SET INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE SAFETY STANDARDS
With just 18 months to go until the introduction of mandatory in-car emergency call (eCall) systems for all new type approval vehicles sold within the European Union, MG Motor UK has confirmed its involvement as part of the CEN TC278/WG15 intelligent transport systems working group.
PEUGEOT ROLLS OUT ITS BLUEHDi TECHNOLOGY TO THE BOXER
◾Latest BlueHDi 2.0-litre engine range will now power the Peugeot Boxer
◾The new version of the 2.0-litre engine provides increases of power and torque over previous unit
◾It is also more economical with lower CO2 output and meets the more stringent Euro6 regulations
PEUGEOT is completing the r
CICELEY MOTORSPORT SET TO EXPAND INTO NEW RENAULT UK CLIO CUP JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
Front-running British Touring Car Championship team Ciceley Motorsport has announced plans to enter the new Renault UK Clio Cup Junior racing category when it launches in 2017.
Ciceley has expanded to run a squad in this year's senior UK Clio Cup that forms part of the BTCC's high-profile events
DODGE DEBUTS HERITAGE-INSPIRED 2017 COLOR NAMES, RELEASES NEW ENTHUSIAST-DEMANDED PAINT HUES FOR 2017
◾Names of Dodge brand's new 2017 exterior colors are derived directly from the brand's colorful muscle-car era heritage
◾New limited-production hues for 2017 include Green Go and Yellow Jacket
◾2017 Challenger, Charger, Viper, Durango, Journey and Grand Caravan models will be available at Dodge de
BO JACKSON AND BRIAN BOSWORTH GO HEAD-TO-HEAD ON THE 8-BIT GRIDIRON IN TECMO BOWL-INSPIRED CAMPAIGN FOR THE SORENTO SUV
◾Bo and The Boz Face Off Once Again as Kia's Largest and Most Capable Utility Vehicle Uses Power and Agility to Safely Zig and Zag Up and Down the Field
◾'MVP of SUV's' campaign includes the 30-second 'Tecmo Bros' as well as 30- and 60-second 'Tecmo Bo' spots available now at YouTube.com/Kia; 30-se
MAZDA IMPLEMENTS RECALL ON CERTAIN CX-3, MAZDA3, MAZDA5, AND CX-5 VEHICLES FOR LIFTGATE STAY DAMPER CONCERN
WASHINGTON, DC (September 8, 2016) – On September 6, Mazda Motor Corporation filed a safety defect report with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to address a concern with certain CX-3, Mazda3, Mazda5 and CX-5 vehicles.
On the affected vehicles, insufficient corrosi
HYUNDAI'S PROMISE TO GIVE NFL FANS A BETTER EXPERIENCE BEGINS AT KICKOFF
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 8, 2016 – This season Hyundai promises to make the fan experience better for football fans across the country. As an official sponsor of the National Football League (NFL), Hyundai will begin this initiative at the 2016 NFL Kickoff in Denver with exciting events
FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES NAMED TO DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDEX WORLD
September 8, 2016 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has once again been included in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World. The Company received a score of 87/100 compared with an overall average of 54/100 for companies in the Automobiles industry evaluate
INTERACTIVE MAPS? AMBULANCE ALERTS? CONVENIENCE STORE IN YOUR RIDE SHARE? FORD TEAMS UP WITH TECHSTARS MOBILITY STARTUPS
◾Ford collaborating with several startups from 2016 Techstars Mobility to enhance navigation, connectivity and ride-sharing initiatives
◾Working with Spatial, HAAS Alert and Cargo signals Ford's continuing efforts to foster the startup community through research and business development
MITSUBISHI MOTORS COMMITTED TO DRIVE OUT HUNGER BY AUCTIONING LAST LANCER EVOLUTION EVER PRODUCED
◾All funds raised will go to Feeding America Riverside | San Bernardino and Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County in celebration of Hunger Action Month™
◾Auction is now live on eBay for Charity™ and concludes Sept. 15
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA), today announced a national a
MORE THAN 50 DEBUTS CONFIRMED FOR 2016 LA AUTO SHOW'S AUTOMOBILITY LA™ NOV. 14-17
20 Global Vehicle Debuts by Leading Automakers and Startups Include 3D-Printed Supercar and Self-Driving Electric Microbus
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8, 2016 -- The LA Auto Show® announced today that it expects more than 50 vehicles to be unveiled in front of media, analysts and industry
FORD GOES BIG TO SUPPORT FIRST-EVER DETROIT TINY HOMES NEIGHBORHOOD LED BY CASS COMMUNITY SOCIAL SERVICES
◾Ford is contributing $400,000 toward construction of 25 tiny homes to revitalize Detroit neighborhood; Ford Volunteer Corps members to assist with projects
◾Tiny homes are part of a $1.5 million neighborhood by Cass Community Social Services to provide affordable housing for low-and moderate-incom
FORD EXPANDS DOOR LATCH SAFETY RECALL IN NORTH AMERICA
DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 8, 2016 – Ford Motor Company is expanding a previously announced safety recall regarding door latches to include approximately 1,500,000 additional vehicles at the request of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, bringing the total to 2,383,292 vehicles. A
CADILLAC AND VISIONAIRE PRESENT 'RICHARD AVEDON – MOVING IMAGE' IN COLLABORATION WITH THE RICHARD AVEDON FOUNDATION
NEW YORK – Cadillac and Visionaire today unveiled the next installment in the gallery space at Cadillac House entitled 'RICHARD AVEDON – MOVING IMAGE.' From September 8th to September 31st, the gallery will be filled with various forms of Avedon's work celebrating his 60 year-tenure as the pr
FORD SURPASSES 1 MILLION SALES IN ASIA PACIFIC THIS YEAR AFTER RECORD-SETTING AUGUST
◾Ford surpasses 1 million sales in Asia Pacific following best-ever August sales
◾Ford sales rose 22 percent in August for total Asia Pacific region as well as for China
◾August market share of 4.1 percent highest month ever for Ford in Asia Pacific
◾SUVs now represent 30 percent of Ford's vehic
HALFWAY HOME: MILLIONTH MIATA CELEBRATION TOUR REACHES ITS MIDPOINT
The One-Millionth Mazda MX-5 Miata Has Reached Thousands of Fans Around the World
IRVINE, Calif. (September 8, 2016) – Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) has ambitiously taken the one-millionth Mazda MX-5 Miata built from Monterey, California, to the Northeast U.S. and on throug
Auctions America Continues Strong Labor Day Tradition with $21.55 Million in Sales and Record Crowds at Auburn Fall
Auctions America continued a great Labor Day tradition this past weekend, generating more than $21.55 million* in sales with a solid 79 percent of all lots sold at its flagship Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend, August 31 – September 4 at Indiana's historic Auburn Auction Park.
Bentley Flying Spur W12 S: Ultimate Four-Door Style And Power
Bentley Motors is today announcing the introduction of a new flagship to the Flying Spur range, blending luxury, style and power: the Flying Spur W12 S.
Historic Ex-Roy Salvadori Frazer-Nash Le Mans Replica To Be Offered At Bonhams Goodwood Revival Sale
In 1951, the celebrated British racing driver, Roy Salvadori, debuted his glorious new Frazer-Nash Le Mans Replica at Silverstone for the BRDC International Trophy Meeting.
The All-New Peugeot 5008 – A New Dimension For SUVs
The all-new PEÚGEOT 5008 breaks new ground as a large seven-seater SUV in the C segment. As a new contender in this growing consumer market, it boasts many strengths. The all-new PEÚGEOT 5008 SUV includes the latest digital version of the outstanding PEÚGEOT i-Cockpit®, Efficient Modular Platform 2 (EMP2), and a plethora of high-tech features that enhance comfort and safety.
HISTORIC EX-ROY SALVADORI FRAZER-NASH LE MANS REPLICA TO BE OFFERED AT BONHAMS GOODWOOD REVIVAL SALE
In 1951, the celebrated British racing driver, Roy Salvadori, debuted his glorious new Frazer-Nash Le Mans Replica at Silverstone for the BRDC International Trophy Meeting.
It was the race that would forever haunt him due to a crash that very nearly ended his fledgling racing career.
Auctions America Continues Strong Labor Day Tradition with $21.55 Million in Sales and Record Crowds at Auburn Fall
• A family affair: Record crowds of more than 85,000 enthusiasts flock to Auctions America's Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend, August 31 – September 4
• Multi-day auction generates $21.55 million in sales, highlighted by diverse pair of Model J Duesenbergs
• Wendell the Mechanical Elephant and cu
NEW EVOQUE CONVERTIBLE OPENS UP MORE JAGUAR LAND ROVER SALES
◾Jaguar Land Rover achieves strong August sales retailing 36,926, up 26%
◾Calendar year to date Jaguar sells 85,726 vehicles, up 72%
◾Calendar year to date Land Rover sells 287,252 vehicles, up 14%
◾Evoque Convertible sales off to a flying start
◾Jaguar boosts performance in the U.S.
LAND ROVER PUTS WORLD-FIRST INTELLIGENT SEAT FOLD TECHNOLOGY TO EXTREME TEST… REMOTELY
◾One of Land Rover's best-known customers completes unique remote test of New Discovery
◾World-renowned British adventurer Bear Grylls experiences Land Rover's world-first seat folding technology
◾Intelligent Seat Fold system allows owners to reconfigure their vehicle seating remotely with a smart
FORM AND FUNCTION IN PERFECT HARMONY – THE ALL-NEW AUDI A5 AND S5 SPORTBACK
◾Elegance and cutting edge intelligence of the coupé combine with five-door practicality and space in accommodating new Sportback variant
◾Sharp new look, greater efficiency and an even more spacious interior
◾Latest Audi technology including virtual cockpit, Audi Smartphone Interface and Audi con
FERRARI CALIFORNIA T VISITS ANDY SCOTT, SCULPTOR, THE KELPIES - 'THESE THINGS ARE WHAT MAKE LIFE WORTH LIVING'
London, 07 September 2016 – Ferrari is pleased to announce the launch of a new video on Ferrari.com's 'California T: State of the Art' website, in which Andy Scott, Sculptor of The Kelpies in Falkirk, Scotland, describes what inspired him to create these magnificent sculptures which tower ove
FROM THE 600 TO A CAR WITH SIX AIRBAGS
60 years of evolution
◾A look at the SEAT 600 and the SEAT Ibiza to compare how car safety has changed in 60 years
◾New brake systems, more elements of passive safety and chassis development are the most significant breakthroughs of recent decades
◾The next step is to get cars to anticipate futu
INFINITI: STRONG SALES RESULTS ACROSS EUROPE IN AUGUST AND YEAR-TO-DATE
◾Europe: August sales up by 88% compared to August 2015 and 169% year-to-date compared to same period 2015
◾EMEA: August sales up by 5% compared to August 2015, and 44% year-to-date compared to same period 2015
◾Q30: the volume maker for the brand across EMEA with 7,513 units sold since January
ROLLS-ROYCE CELEBRATES 2016 GOODWOOD REVIVAL
Rolls-Royce will celebrate the 2016 Goodwood Revival with a significant presence at the legendary motor circuit. The centrepiece will be The March Motor Works, which this year is transformed into a period Rolls-Royce showroom, recapturing the sights, sounds and atmosphere of the marque's glamorous B
VOLVO CARS AND AUTOLIV TO CREATE JOINT VENTURE FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVING
The planned new company will have its headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden, and an initial workforce taken from both companies of around 200, increasing to over 600 in the medium term. The company is expected to start operations in the beginning of 2017.
The joint venture will create a new entrant
BORLA® INTRODUCES PERFORMANCE EXHAUST SYSTEMS FOR 2016 CHEVROLET CAMARO 3.6L V6 AND 2.0L TURBO
Hot on the heels of the Camaro SS exhaust announcement comes products for the Camaro V6 and four-cylinder derivatives
BORLA® Performance Industries, a pioneer and leader in the design and manufacture of stainless steel performance exhaust systems, has announced the introduction of new prod
RAM TRUCK BRAND LAUNCHES NEW SPANISH-LANGUAGE CAMPAIGN RECOGNIZING HARD WORKERS WHO ARE THEIR OWN BOSSES
◾Television Ads Debut First Week of September to Large Viewing Audiences Watching Telemundo and UniMás Network Top Soccer Qualifying Matches
◾60-second 'Boss' anthem spot and two 30-second ads feature the Ram 1500 Limited and promote Ram brand's 'America's Longest-lasting Pickups' title
HUGE ALL-MAZDA RACE WEEKEND AT MAZDA RACEWAY
Mazda Road to Indy and Mazda Road to 24 programs together for All-Mazda weekend
IRVINE, Calif. (September 7, 2016) – Mazda Motorsports is involved in an array of racing categories, both open-wheel and sports cars. No matter the series, one of the key tenets for Mazda helping further
MOPAR REVVING UP TO ROCK READING WITH MOPAR MEGA BLOCK PARTY
◾Free admission fan event set for Thursday, September 29, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. at FirstEnergy Stadium in Reading, Pennsylvania
◾Inaugural Mopar Mega Block Party kick-starts NHRA Keystone Nationals race weekend
◾Entertainment includes Mopar car show, NHRA driver home run derby, mega fireworks dis
NUMBER 1600: THE FINAL MITSUBISHI LANCER EVOLUTION TO BE AUCTIONED OFF ON EBAY WITH PROCEEDS GOING TO CHARITY
This is the vocabulary used to describe the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution over the past decade. Arguably the originator of the four-door sports car genre, the Lancer Evolution is applauded worldwide for its combination of power, agility and Super All-Wheel Control.
LAMBORGHINI LAUNCHES THE INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURAL CONTEST 'LAMBORGHINI ROAD MONUMENT'
Sant'Agata Bolognese, Italy, 7 September 2016 - Automobili Lamborghini is launching an international architectural contest, Lamborghini Road Monument, in order to create two installations inspired by the House of the Raging Bull. Young architects, designers and practices will compete to cr
THE COUNCIL OF FASHION DESIGNERS OF AMERICA AND CADILLAC ANNOUNCE THE NEXT CLASS OF RETAIL LAB DESIGNERS
NEW YORK – The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and Cadillac today announced the next five designers participating in Retail Lab, a mentorship program that gives fashion designers a real-world education in retail, including a rotating physical retail space at Cadillac House: Cus
CHEVROLET HONORS CUSTOMERS IN HEART OF TRUCK COUNTRY
New Truck Legends program recognizes Chevrolet Truck fans in Texas; program will roll out nationwide in 2017
TEXAS — Chevrolet today launched Truck Legends, an exclusive community recognizing customers in the heart of truck country who have helped make Chevrolet Trucks some of the
FORD F-SERIES NOW OFFICIAL TRUCK OF THE NFL
Ford F-Series Now Official Truck of the NFL; Celebrating Toughest Players and Introducing First-Ever Official NFL Tailgate Trucks On Demand with Exclusive Fan Experiences
◾Built Ford Tough Ford trucks now Official Truck of the National Football League, celebrating America's toughest trucks a
FORD POSTS BEST-EVER AUGUST SALES IN CHINA; NEW EDGE, FOCUS AND ESCORT DRIVE 22% INCREASE
◾Ford and its joint ventures sell 96,450 vehicles in August, up 22 percent: New Edge SUV and Focus and Escort drive sales increase
◾Changan Ford Automobile sells 75,228 vehicles, up 26 percent
◾Jiangling Motor Corporation sells 19,951 vehicles, up 16 percent
Ford and its joint ventures in China
MAZDA IMPLEMENTS RECALL ON CERTAIN 2009-2010 MAZDA6 VEHICLES
WASHINGTON, DC (September 6, 2016) – On August 10, 2016, Mazda Motor Corporation filed a safety defect report with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to address a concern with certain 2009-2010 Mazda6 vehicles.
On the affected Mazda6 vehicles, due to insufficient pr
1953 Ghia 205A 1100 Sport
This Abarth 205A 1100 Sport was shown at the 1953 Turin Salon. It appeared on the Ghia stand alongside the similar Dodge Firearrow that Ghia had previously built for Chrysler. The body design is thought to be the work of Giovanni Michelotti with heavy influences from Virgil Exner and Giovanni Savonuzzi.
Cadillac Announces V-Performance Academy
Cadillac today announced the Cadillac V-Performance Academy driving experience at Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club near Las Vegas, Nevada. The two-day driver training program will be included in the purchase of any of Cadillac's high-performance V-Series models: 2017 Cadillac ATS-V Sedan, 2017 ATS-V Coupe and 2017 Cadillac CTS-V sedan.
KRISTOFFERSSON WINS IN FRANCE AS LOEB TAKES PODIUM
Sweden's Johan Kristoffersson took a lights-to-flag victory at this weekend's Bretagne World RX of France, round eight of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, at the wheel of his Volkswagen RX Sweden Polo RX Supercar. Norway's Andreas Bakkerud finished second in his Ho
CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE CELEBRATES ANOTHER RECORD-BREAKING FESTIVAL OF MOTORING AT WINDSOR CASTLE
◾Nearly 12,500 motoring enthusiasts flocked through the gates of Windsor Castle this weekend for the largest Concours of Elegance yet
◾Incredible one-off Hispano-Suiza H6B Dubonnet Xenia won Best in Show, voted for by the Owners of the cars themselves
◾Total amount raised for charity through the C
The Truck Whisperer
Mike Sweers and His Sweat Equity in Tundra and Tacoma
September 06, 2016
At the Toyota Technical Center in York Township, Mich., Mike Sweers serves as the chief engineer for both the Tundra and Tacoma. Take a ride to Southeastern Michigan to find out a little more about the life
ASTON MARTIN RACING TAKES 1-2 IN 6 HOURS OF MEXICO QUALIFYING
◾Aston Martin Racing achieves perfect 1-2 in GTE Pro
◾Team confident of strong performance ahead of tomorrow's 6 hour race
◾Dunlop tyres help to provide Pro cars competitive edge
Friday 2 September, Mexico City: Aston Martin Racing has achieved the perfect qualifying result, after taking
ASTON MARTIN RACING CLAIMS VICTORY AT 6 HOURS OF MEXICO
◾#97 V8 Vantage GTE of Turner and Stanaway wins inaugural 6 Hours of Mexico
◾Third for the team's #95 V8 Vantage GTE
◾Aston Martin Racing now leads GT Manufacturers' title race
◾Darren Turner leads GT drivers title
◾#95 entry tops GTE Pro team standings
Saturday 3 September, Mexico City: [
BEST-EVER AUGUST SEES KIA BREAK INTO UK TOP TEN
◾Kia delivers 3,849 cars in August – best ever figure for the month
◾Year to date sales top 57,600 – up almost 15 per cent
◾Kia ranked 7th in August chart and Sportage 8th in model Top Ten
Kia Motors (UK) Limited enjoyed its best-ever August sales month with 3,849 new cars delivered to customer
ASTON MARTIN AT THE 2016 GOODWOOD REVIVAL
5 September 2016, Gaydon: Aston Martin heads to Goodwood this weekend for the much anticipated Goodwood Revival, the annual celebration of glorious motoring days gone by.
Held at the famous Goodwood racing circuit in West Sussex, the Revival captures the automotive world as it was from 194
2016 FORMULA 1 ITALIAN GRAND PRIX
◾Jolyon Palmer made up a number of positions after a spirited start however contact with Felipe Nasr – for which the Sauber driver was subsequently penalised – led to retirement on safety grounds. Kevin Magnussen also made a strong start and finished in seventeenth position.
◾Kevin started the race
MAZDA6 MODELS BENEFIT FROM A HOST OF UPDATES THIS AUTUMN
◾Range-topping Mazda6 benefits from an array of technology and refinement upgrades.
◾Features G-Vectoring Control, the first SKYACTIV-VEHICLE DYNAMICS technology.
◾Pricing remains unchanged at £19,795 to £28,895 on-the-road.
Mazda's highly acclaimed Mazda6 Saloon and Tourer models have been upg
AUDI SECOND IN TURBULENT RACE IN MEXICO
◾Thrilling performances by both driver squads in Mexican debut
◾Marcel Fassler/André Lotterer second following recovery
◾Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Oliver Jarvis score important points in manufacturers' standings
Audi showed a strong battle in round five of the FIA World Endurance Championship
JAGUAR XK120 ROADSTER COLLECTS PRESTIGIOUS JAGUAR TROPHY AT CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE 2016
◾'120 Jaguars, old and new, entered the Jaguar Trophy 2016 at Windsor Castle
◾'Best in Show' winner of 2016 Jaguar Trophy was a remarkable 1954 XK120 Open Top Sports SE owned by Barrie Woolston
◾'Coach Built Era Cars' category won by a stunning 1934 SS1 Tourer owned by Colin and Ann Stewart
BOYCIE'S E-TYPE SELLS FOR A CUSHTY SUM AT THE SALON PRIVÉ SALE
◾£3.4million total sales at Silverstone Auctions' Salon Privé Sale.
◾Jaguar E-Type that starred in Only Fools & Horses sells for £115,875
◾The auction took place at Blenheim Palace last Saturday, 3rd September.
Returning to the UK's finest concours event for the third time, Silverstone Auctions
HONDA MAKES BIG GAINS IN CAR DEALER POWER SURVEY
◾Honda is the biggest climber in Car Dealer Power Survey 2016
◾Survey measures satisfaction levels at dealer network level
◾Progress highlights Honda's commitment to dealer partners and customer experience
Honda (UK) has made major advances in satisfaction levels across its dealer network accor
BACK TO SCHOOL IN STYLE WITH THE MG GS
With parents across the country gearing up for another year of school runs, there's never been a better time to snap up a brand new set of wheels.
MG Motor UK's all-new SUV, the MG GS, perfectly blends style and practicality, making it the ideal model for tackling the morning rush. Fun, affordabl
FORD BUILDS UK MARKET LEAD IN AUGUST – PREPARES FOR SEPTEMBER RUSH
BRENTWOOD, Essex, 5 September, 2016 – Ford models led both the UK's passenger car and commercial vehicle sales chart in August, as the company prepared for the key September sales rush with customers collecting new '66-plate' vehicles.
According to the official sales figures from the Socie
VICTORY FOR YVAN MULLER AS JOSÉ MARÍA LÓPEZ CLAIMS TITLE
Yvan Muller and José María López finished first and second in the main race at Motegi (Japan) to claim the Citroën C-Elysée WTCC's fifth one-two of the season. This means the Argentinian is provisional world champion for the third year running, whilst Citroën took another step closer to a sixteenth
TO BE FRANK, THE AUDI A4 QUATTRO SUPERTOURER IS BACK ON TRACK!
Legendary Audi racer Frank Biela will be reunited with game-changing A4 SuperTourer at Knockhill's SuperTouring Festival this weekend
◾Audi race ace Frank Biela to be guest of honour at Scotland's Knockhill Circuit for celebration of touring car racing on September 11
◾Biela will reacquaint himsel
VAUXHALL OFFERS £500 FREE FUEL THIS SEPTEMBER
Luton – Customers of Vauxhall retailers across the country can get £500* worth of free fuel, with selected car and van purchases between Thursday 8th September and Monday 12th September.
The offer is available on Vauxhall's multi-award winning Astra, as well as the popular Corsa supermini,
SPECIAL DTM WEEKEND FOR AUDI SPORT AT THE NÜRBURGRING
◾DTM visits the Nürburgring for the 50th time from September 9 to 11
◾Many successes and track record for the current Audi RS 5 DTM
◾Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline sets sights on 50th DTM victory
From September 9 to 11, the DTM will visit the Nürburgring for the 50th time. Audi Sport has a spec
NEW DISCOVERY IS COMING
◾First sight of Land Rover's new full-sized, seven-seat SUV
◾Created with absolute versatility, capability and technology like no other
◾Continues the Land Rover Above and Beyond journey
◾New Discovery world premiere: 28th September 2016 ahead of the Paris Motor Show
Whitley, 6th September 201
KIA INTRODUCES ITS FIRST FRONT-WHEEL DRIVE EIGHT-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Advanced transmission developed in-house for front-wheel drive models
◾Intelligent packaging ensures lighter weight and similar dimensions as a conventional six-speed automatic transmission
◾143 new patents filed throughout development of advanced transmission
Kia Motors has revealed details of
VOLVO PUTS PEOPLE FIRST WITH HUMAN MADE STORIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKY ATLANTIC
Volvo Car UK has today announced Human Made Stories, a series of short films in partnership with Sky Atlantic, to mark its new 90 Series range of cars.
In parallel with Volvo's values of innovation, sustainability, craftsmanship and design, Human Made Stories conveys the Volvo philosophy to alway
NEW POLESTAR PERFORMANCE PACKAGE NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE VOLVO S90 AND V90
Polestar has launched the new generation of its performance package for the new Volvo S90 and V90. Known as Polestar Performance Optimisation, the package upgrades the entire drivetrain and further improves driving dynamics.
The S90 and V90 are the latest models launched on SPA, Volvo Cars' new m
MERCEDES-BENZ DELIVERS ITS FOUR-MILLIONTH SUV IN THE STRONGEST-SELLING AUGUST
Mercedes-Benz delivered more than 156,000 vehicles to customers in August – an increase of 11.8%. The main contribution towards this increase came from the strong rise in unit sales of SUVs of approximately 40%. Mercedes-Benz was able to surpass its strongest August to date in the previous year due
JAGUAR CELEBRATES LONDON'S FIRST DESIGN BIENNALE WITH INNOVATIVE LIGHT INSTALLATION AT SOMERSET HOUSE
◾Jaguar reveals 'Utopia by Design' installation for London's first Design Biennale
◾Design team has curated their own installation for the exhibition using laser light technology to depict Jaguar's past, present and future
◾UK luxury car manufacturer is headline partner of the exhibition
VOLVO CARS AND AUTOLIV TO CREATE JOINT VENTURE FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVING
Volvo Cars, the global premium car maker, and Autoliv Inc (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIVsdb), the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, have signed a letter of intent to set up a new jointly owned company to develop next-generation autonomous driving software.
The planned new company will have
BBR UNVEILS TUNING PACKAGES FOR LATEST MAZDA MX-5 2.0-LITRE MODELS – UP TO 214 BHP AVAILABLE!
◾BBR 'Super 200' package boosts performance of 2.0-litre Mazda MX-5 to a stunning 205 bhp with 180 lb.ft of torque
◾Slashes 0-60mph time to just 5.65 seconds
◾OEM Mazda electronic safety features are retained, as well as MOT emissions compliance and standard idle characteristics
CADILLAC ANNOUNCES V-PERFORMANCE ACADEMY
TWO-DAY DRIVER TRAINING INCLUDED WITH EVERY 2017 V-SERIES
Cadillac today announced the Cadillac V-Performance Academy driving experience at Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club near Las Vegas, Nevada. The two-day driver training program will be included in the purchase of any of C
DRIVERS CAN PUSH RANGE BOUNDARIES WITH SELECTABLE ONE-PEDAL DRIVING MODES
Drivers can push range boundaries with selectable one-pedal driving modes
DETROIT – The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV will offer drivers a customizable one-pedal driving experience that allows for maximum total vehicle range.
One-pedal driving combines the highest available level of reg
'PERFORMANCE LIKE WOW': 2017 ACURA MDX AD CAMPAIGN FEATURES BECK'S 'WOW'
Sep 6, 2016 - TORRANCE, Calif.
◾Integrated marketing campaign introduces the restyled and refreshed 2017 Acura MDX luxury SUV
◾New TV spots including 'Anthem,' (http://acura.us/MDXAnthem) set to the soundtrack of Beck's high-energy summer smash, 'Wow'
◾TV and digital executions showcase Ac
LEXUS RETURNS TO NEW YORK FASHION WEEK AS OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE SPONSOR
A designer-customized Lexus Fleet will combine art, fashion and transportation for the industry's elite
New York (September 6, 2016)—Lexus will continue its deep commitment to the fashion industry as the Official Automotive Partner of NYFW: The Shows and MADE New York for the Sept
FUNNY CAR'S MATT HAGAN PUTS MOPAR DODGE IN WINNER'S CIRCLE AT NHRA U.S. NATIONALS
◾Mopar Express Lane Dodge Charger R/T driver Matt Hagan wins U.S. Nationals from No. 1 spot
◾Don Schumacher Racing (DSR) driver Hagan claims 10th win of season for Team Mopar Funny Cars
◾U.S. Nationals victory is Hagan's third of 2016 Mello Yello Series season and 21st of career
◾DSR's Tony Schum
CADILLAC GLOBAL SALES RISE 23.7% IN AUGUST
SALES SURGE MORE THAN 20 PERCENT FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE MONTH
Cadillac sold 28,228 new vehicles globally in August, an increase of 23.7 percent. August marked the second consecutive month in which Cadillac global growth exceeded 20 percent, driven by the new XT5 crossover.
2016 BMW CHAMPIONSHIP KICKS OFF AT THE INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY WITH BRONZE MEDALIST AND PGA TOUR PLAYER MATT KUCHAR
The BMW Championship Has Raised More Than $21 Million in Support of the Evans Scholars Foundation Since 2007.
Carmel, IN (September 6, 2016) – The 2016 BMW Championship kicks off today at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with PGA TOUR player and recently crowned Bronze Medalist, Matt
GM EMPLOYEES CELEBRATE VOLUNTEERISM WITH 5TH ANNUAL TEAMGM CARES WEEK
GM employees volunteer their time and talent throughout the U.S. from September 12 to 16.
DETROIT – More than 4,000 General Motors employees will donate their time and talent to more than 200 community service projects across the U.S. during the company's 5th annual teamGM Cares W
GENESIS ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR ITS G90 LUXURY FLAGSHIP SEDAN
◾G90 pricing starts at $68,100 with an all-new powerful 3.3-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine
◾Standard suite of world-class safety technology and premium features including the industry's first Amazon Alexa skill integration
◾Genesis Experience provides stress-free ownership with unprecedented le
1928 Hudson Model O
For the 1928 model year Hudson featured several handsome body styles designed and built by the famous Murphy Body Company of Pasadena, California, known for its custom bodies on luxury makes such as Duesenberg and Lincoln. In addition to its custom bodies, Murphy also designed two production Hudson bodies, the landau sedan and the victoria.
1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale Prototipo
This is the prototype Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale that was shown at the Turin Motor Show in 1957. It was designed by Franco Scaglione and built in aluminum by the same team at Bertone that was responsible for the three Alfa Romeo B.A.T. (Berlinetta Aerodinamica Tecnica) prototypes between 1953 and 1955.
Italian Thoroughbreds Reign Supreme At 2016 Chubb Insurance Concours d'Elégance
Leading the charge of formidable Italian thoroughbreds, the outstanding 1956 Ferrari 500 Testa Rossa fended off rivals to steal the Best of Show on the Thursday of Salon Privé.
The New Škoda Kodiaq
At 4.70 m long and with up to seven seats and the largest boot in its class, the ŠKODA Kodiaq is the brand's first large SUV. From early 2017,ŠKODA's latest model will showcase all of the brand's strengths: characterful design, extraordinary interior space and innovative technology.
IN A WORLD WHERE MOBILES, TABLETS AND LAPTOPS ARE REPLACED EVERY FEW YEARS – HERE'S A TECHNOLOGY THAT LASTS A LIFETIME
◾Unlike many of the devices we rely on every day, Ford's new ignition key has been designed to withstand a lifetime's use – in the hands of the most demanding drivers
◾New key still works even after being submerged in water, dropped onto concrete, and exposed to extreme temperatures
VOLVO AMAZON – A FEMALE WARRIOR TURNS 60
Volvo's timeless beauty, the Amazon, was introduced to the world for the first time 60 years ago. Named after the female warriors in Greek mythology, it is still one of the most iconic models in Volvo's history.
Volvo's new four-door model was revealed in the first weekend of September in 1956. I
SUB 2,000 MILE FERRARI 550 TO CROSS THE BLOCK AT SALON PRIVÉ
◾Incredibly low mileage Ferrari 550 Maranello for auction at Silverstone Auctions' Salon Privé Sale
◾Has a recorded mileage of just 1,977 miles from new
◾The auction takes place at Blenheim Palace on Saturday 3rd September
What must be one of the very lowest mileage Ferrari 550 Maranellos in ex
THE NEW ŠKODA KODIAQ
◾ŠKODA Kodiaq marks the start of the brand's extensive SUV campaign
◾Transfer of ŠKODA's design language into the SUV segment
◾Largest boot in class with a volume of up to 2,065 l
◾4.70 m long, available with up to seven seats
◾Towing capacity of up to 2.5 t, Trailer Assist available
SEAT HAS MODERN DAY CAR SHOPPING IN THE BAG WITH FIRST UK RETAIL ‘STORE' AT INTU LAKESIDE
◾SEAT UK's new 'Store' retail concept, complete with on-site test drives, is first for SEAT in city shopping centre environment
◾In association with an existing franchise dealer partner, Group 1 Automotive
◾SEAT Store at intu Lakeside boasts several innovations using technology to enhance the cust
FERRARI GTC4LUSSO FASHION SHOW CATWALK AT OLD BILLINGSGATE MARKET
02 September, London. Ferrari North Europe launched the innovative GTC4Lusso to spectacular acclaim last night at a Black Tie event with over 300 VIPs and Clients at the Old Billingsgate Market in central London. With a beautiful backdrop of the River Thames and Tower Bridge, Ferrari clients
ITALIAN THOROUGHBREDS REIGN SUPREME AT 2016 CHUBB INSURANCE CONCOURS D'ELÉGANCE
◾Outstanding 1956 Ferrari 500 Testa Rossa takes top honours as Best of Show
◾Sublime 1954 Maserati A6 GCS Berlinetta receives People's Choice crown
◾Amazing Lamborghini Miura anniversary class wows judges
◾Peter Mullin's Voisin C3 Strasbourg wins Most Exciting Recreation
◾Outstanding Concours li
AUDI TO BECOME INVOLVED IN FORMULA E
◾Extension of Audi Sport's partnership with Team ABT Schaeffler
◾Planned: Formula E inclusion in factory motorsport program starting in 2017/18
Audi is going to intensify its future commitment in the world's first racing series for fully electric race cars. Starting in the 2016/2017 season that
SAVILLES GARAGE CHOOSES RENAULT AND DACIA FOR KIDDERMINSTER DEALERSHIP
◾Savilles Garage joins the Groupe Renault UK dealer network
◾Extensive redevelopment of Kidderminster dealership represents a £700,000 investment
◾Long-established business swaps to Groupe Renault franchise after representing another brand for 16 years
◾Dealership features a 12-car showroom, 7-ba
McLAREN RETURNS TO CHANTILLY ARTS & ELEGANCE WITH A BESPOKE MODEL
◾McLaren returns to the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille for the third time
◾McLaren 570GT by MSO Concept revealed in Pacific Blue
◾McLaren paired with fashion house Jean-Paul Gaultier for the Concept-Cars Parade
McLaren Automotive returns to Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille, Sund
CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE 2016 CELEBRATES GLORIOUS FIRST DAY AT WINDSOR CASTLE
◾In a world-first, the Concours of Elegance gathers the surviving cars from the grid of the inaugural British GP, held at Brooklands in 1926
◾Visitors have the unique opportunity to see how top level British motorsport began, with a Delage 155B, Talbot 700, Thomas Special and Halford Special each l
INFINITI SETS NEW GLOBAL SALES RECORD FOR AUGUST
◾17,150 vehicles sold around the world in August
◾6 percent growth leading to record sales of 145,000 year-to-date
◾7,900 Q30 and QX30 sold in Western Europe so far this year
Hong Kong – Infiniti achieved a new global sales record in August. Total sales of over 17,150 were up 2 percent v
KIA STYLE360 EVOLVES NEW YORK FASHION WEEK WITH 'SEE NOW, SHOP NOW' FASHION EVENTS
KIA STYLE360 EVOLVES NEW YORK FASHION WEEK WITH 'SEE NOW, SHOP NOW' FASHION EVENTS, EMBRACING FASHION DEMOCRACY, TECHNOLOGY AND CHARITY DURING NEW YORK FASHION WEEK SEPTEMBER 12 – 15, 2016
New York, NY (September 1, 2016) – Kia STYLE360, now in its 12th year and again title sponsored by Ki
NISSAN TO DEBUT 2017 GT-R NISMO; DISPLAY VINTAGE DATSUN AND NISSAN MODELS AT 12TH ANNUAL JAPANESE CLASSIC CAR SHOW
◾First U.S. showing of limited edition GT-R supercar, to be joined by Nissan GT-R GT3 race cars, 2017 Armada and Nissan heritage vehicles – including legendary #46 BRE Datsun 510
◾1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT-X (1:64 scale)
Matchbox, maker of die-cast vehicles for more than 60 years, is showing a m
PASSION FOR PERFORMANCE: FORD MENTORS STUDENTS FROM COLLEGE RACE TEAMS AND OFFERS OPPORTUNITIES FOR REAL-WORLD TESTING
◾Ford helps students from college-level race teams study aerodynamics by allowing them invaluable access to its world-class wind tunnel, along with the expertise of its engineers
◾Real-world automotive experience inspires students from university teams, allowing them to test their prototypes and va
FORMULA E DRIVERS TO GO HEAD-TO-HEAD FOR SHARE OF $1 MILLION PRIZE IN LAS VEGAS ESPORTS RACE
Formula E stars to compete for biggest prize in eSports racing history at CES in January
LAS VEGAS, USA (September 1 2016) - The stars of the FIA Formula E Championship, the world's first fully-electric racing series, will take part in a virtual race in Las Vegas in a bid to win a
HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS AWARDS 34 PEDIATRIC CANCER RESEARCH GRANTS DURING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER
In its 18th year, HHOW will award an additional $7.5 million in Scholar Hope and Young Investigator Grants, surpassing $115 million in lifetime research funding to date
Organization continues public awareness campaign: 'Every Handprint Tells A Story' highlighting the unique stories, h
PORSCHE REPORTS AUGUST 2016 RETAIL SALES
Second best retail sales month in company history
ATLANTA, Sept. 1, 2016 -- Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of Porsche 911, Boxster, and Cayman sports cars, Macan and Cayenne SUVs, and the Panamera four-door sports sedan line-up in the United States
2017 Kia Rio
The all-new, fourth-generation Kia Rio will make its world premiere on 29 September in Paris, at the 2016 Mondial de l'Automobile. With a progressive new exterior and interior design, the Rio is revealed for the first time globally today through an exclusive set of images.
Design of the new Rio was led by Kia's design centres in Germany and California, in close collaboration with the company's global design headquarters in Namyang, Korea. The appearance of the new Rio is defined by straight lines and smooth surfacing, giving the car a distinctive, confident new look.
Macan Turbo With Performance Package Tops The Model Line
As the sports car of the compact SUV segment, the Macan has been setting standards in terms of driving dynamics since it made its debut. Now, Porsche is upping the ante: equipped with the Performance Package, the Macan Turbo now sits at the top of the model line, highlighting increased power and agility, with an exclusive interior package.
The New Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupé
Mercedes-AMG is once again extending its product portfolio with the addition of a very dynamic model: the new GLC 43 4MATIC Coupé* combines a sporty, elegant design with the brand's hallmark Driving Performance and the advantages of an SUV in terms of seating position, interior flexibility and also traction off the beaten track. The 270 kW (367 hp) 3.0-litre V6 biturbo engine, the automatic transmission 9G-TRONIC with shortened shift times and the AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive configured with a rear bias form the basis for an especially dynamic on-road driving experience.
When Opposites Attract – Nissan Combines Its Largest And Smallest Offerings
This weekend, Nissan will present its TITAN Hauler XD project truck at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the last Micra Cup race in Ontario of the season, bringing together the extremes of the Nissan Canada line-up – the TITAN XD full-size pickup truck and the Micra subcompact.
MINI CHALLENGE JOINS BRITISH GT CHAMPIONSHIP IN 2017
◾Top-level JCW Championship moves to British GT race package for 2017
◾Major championship expansion across all classes
◾MINI UK increases support for MINI Challenge in 2017
MINI Challenge will join the British GT Championship for the first time next year, cementing its place as one of Europe's
DYNAMIC DOZEN BTCC BOASTS RECORD 12 DIFFERENT WINNERS IN 2016
Gordon Shedden, Sam Tordoff and Aron Smith scored a win apiece at Rockingham on 28 August, with the latter's victory making it a record 12 different winners from eight different marques in the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
The title picture was further shaped during the three
ALL-ELECTRIC NISSAN LEAF JOINS UBER LONDON FOR AIR QUALITY PROJECT
◾20 all-electric Nissan LEAFs supplied for trial with car hailing service Uber
◾Run in partnership with the Energy Savings Trust, study will look into feasibility of running electric private hire vehicles in the UK
◾First time fully electric vehicles have been available in the UK via the Uber app
COOPER TIRE EUROPE SIGNS ON AS OFFICIAL TYRE SUPPLIER TO FIA WORLD RALLYCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP
MELKSHAM, UK, 31 August, 2016 – Cooper Tire Europe announced today that it has been selected by the FIA World Motor Sport Council as the Official Tyre Supplier and Associate Partner to the FIA World Rallycross Championship for the next three years.
The new deal begins in 2017, with Cooper
SUBARU STORM THROUGH THE FIELD AT ROCKINGHAM
It was a weekend of highs and lows for Silverline Subaru BMR Racing at Rockingham over the weekend for rounds 22, 23 and 24 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
Qualifying on Saturday afternoon was red flagged half way through the session when the weather made a turn for the worse
DS PERFORMANCE LINE: INSPIRED BY THE GT SPIRIT
DS Performance, synonymous with the FIA Formula E Championship, is the creative force behind a new trim level – 'DS Performance Line' that will be available across the DS Automobiles range from October. Officially revealed for the first time today, the DS Performance Line combines the spirit of the
LOW MILEAGE DATSUN 260Z COMES OUT OF HIDING
◾The 1978 Datsun has covered just 8,285 miles in 38 years
◾The car is in exceptional original condition having spent 21 years in storage
◾Having been revealed in May this year, it goes to auction with an estimate of £18,000 to £22,000
A rare, low mileage 1978 Datsun 260Z, which has been hidden
ASTON MARTIN OPENS NEW DESTINATION AT NO. 8 DOVER STREET
◾First global Aston Martin brand experience centre opens in the heart of London
◾Will showcase 'Art of Living by Aston Martin' products and experiences
1 September 2016, London: Aston Martin today opened its first brand experience boutique in the heart of London's Mayfair district. Locate
MAKE THE MOST OF SUMMER WITH MORE MG FOR YOUR MONEY
Iconic British automotive manufacturer, MG Motor UK, has lined up a selection of tempting offers* to help drivers make the most of the summer. Available until the end of September, a whole host of deals make the already affordable line-up even more attractive.
Whether it's a weekend family advent
1973 FERRARI DINO OWNED BY LED ZEPPELIN'S MANAGER VISITS BAND'S OLD RECORD LABEL LOCATION BEFORE GOING UNDER THE HAMMER
Stairway to Fontwell: 1973 Ferrari Dino owned by Led Zeppelin's Manager visits the band's old record label location in Chelsea before going under the hammer
◾A 1973 Ferrari 246 Dino GTS first owned by Led Zeppelin's Manager Peter Grant could sell for £400,000 at COYS auction at Fontwell Hous
TOYOTA ENGINEERS EASIER ACCESS FOR CHILD SAFETY SEAT MOUNTS
New Design Results in Improved IIHS Child Safety Rating
Ann Arbor, Mich., Sept. 1, 2016 -- Toyota already has more vehicles rated as Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick + by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) than any other automaker1, but now they have yet another ra
NISSAN DIEHARD FAN APP READY FOR COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2016
◾Face paint app offers new designs, 3-D animated cheers, and a public 'Fan Gallery'
◾Michigan State, Notre Dame, San Diego State and University of Hawaii now included
◾Sweepstakes opportunity for a chance to win a customized Nissan TITAN wrapped in your team's colors
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Colleg
UCONNECT SYSTEMS DELIVER AN ARRAY OF STATE-OF-THE-ART AND REVITALIZED FEATURES FOR CHRYSLER, DODGE AND JEEP VEHICLES .
◾All-new fourth-generation Uconnect System debuts smartphone integrations in properly equipped 2017 Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger vehicles
◾Apple CarPlay enables iPhone users to access Apple Maps, Messages, phone and Apple Music through Siri Voice control or the Uconnect 8.4-inch
FCA US BREAKING OUT THE STRONG STUFF, GETS LIT FOR 2017
Safety & Technology Overview and Glossary
◾Higher-strength steel usage up 53 percent at FCA US since model-year 2012
◾Advanced High-Strength Steel content highest in all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica body structure
◾LED headlamp technology debuts on 2017 Jeep Wrangler, delivering 90 percent m
VOLKSWAGEN TEAMS WITH GIULIANA RANCIC'S FAB-U-WISH AND THE PINK AGENDA TO AUCTION OFF LIMITED-EDITION #PINKBEETLE
Bidding is live at charitybuzz.com/vwpinkbeetle; Proceeds will support efforts to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research
Herndon, VA (September 1, 2016) – Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA), in collaboration with Giuliana Rancic and The Pink Agenda, today announced the
LINCOLN, FORD VAN SALES UP IN AUGUST; TOTAL U.S. SALES DOWN 8 PERCENT ON LOWER INDUSTRY VOLUMES
◾Lincoln sales increase 7 percent in August on gains from new Lincoln MKZ and Lincoln MKX with 9,243 sold; Lincoln retail sales up 10 percent
◾Ford van sales total 20,355 vehicles for the month – best-ever August sales; Ford Transit sales gained 17 percent, with 11,993 vans sold
◾Ford F-Series sal
CHEVROLET RETAIL SHARE UP IN AUGUST AND 7 OUT OF 8 MONTHS THIS YEAR
◾Record ATPs reflect retail strength and strong mix
◾Disciplined incentive spending significantly below industry average
◾Inventories low but growing on all-new Buick Envision, GMC Acadia and Cadillac XT5
◾Cadillac gains retail share
DETROIT – Despite very tight dealer inventories, Gene
AUDI CONTINUES RECORD U.S. SALES STREAK FOR 68TH CONSECUTIVE MONTH
◾Second-best sales month in Audi of America history
◾Q3 sets third consecutive sales record with 88 percent increase
◾Strong demand for A4 sedan in tightening car market
Audi's August sales increased 2.5 percent to 19,264 vehicles, the brand's 68th straight monthly sales record in the U.S.
MAZDA REPORTS AUGUST SALES
IRVINE, Calif. (September 1, 2016) – Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported August U.S. sales of 26,109 vehicles, representing a decrease of 12.8 percent versus last year. Year-to-date sales through August are 199,378 vehicles.
Key August sales notes:
◾Sales of the M
TRUCKS AND COMPACTS STAR AS AMERICAN HONDA REPORTS AUGUST SALES
Sep 1, 2016 - TORRANCE, Calif.
◾American Honda and Honda Division trucks have best August sales ever
◾Honda CR-V sets 2nd consecutive all-time sales record
◾Honda core models—Civic, Accord and CR-V—each top more than 30,000 sales
◾Honda's smallest vehicles—Fit and HR-V—post largest gains
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST 2016 SALES RESULTS
◾August sales totaled 29,384units
◾Best ever August for Tiguan, with 3,302 units, a 4.3 percent increase over August 2015
◾Best ever August for GTI, with 2,081 units, a 9.1 percent increase over August 2015
Herndon, VA — (September 1, 2016) Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today report
NISSAN GROUP REPORTS AUGUST 2016 U.S. SALES
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for August 2016 of 124,638 units, a decrease of 6.5 percent over the prior year.
◾Overall sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs set an August record, up 19 percent.
◾Sales of the Rogue crosso
TOYOTA MOTOR SALES REPORTS AUGUST 2016 SALES
◾Toyota Division light trucks posts year-to-date sales record
◾Highlander and 4Runner post double-digit gains
◾Lexus posts best-ever LUV sales for the month and year-to-date
TORRANCE, Calif. (September 1, 2016) – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today reported August 2016 sales of
FCA US REPORTS AUGUST 2016 U.S. SALES INCREASED 3 PERCENT
◾Jeep® brand posts 12 percent sales increase in August compared with same month a year ago
◾Five Jeep brand models up in August, led by 41 percent increase in Jeep Cherokee sales
◾Dodge brand up 5 percent; six Dodge brand vehicles log year-over-year sales gains in August
◾Ram Truck brand up 2 per
INFINITI REPORTS U.S. SALES FOR AUGUST 2016
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – INFINITI today reported sales of 10,439 vehicles in the U.S. during August, a decrease of 1.8 percent versus prior year.
The QX80 full-size luxury crossover had its best August ever, with 1,261 units sold, an increase of 16.1 percent. The QX50 luxury crossover saw its se
BMW GROUP U.S. REPORTS AUGUST 2016 SALES
◾BMW brand sales decrease 8.0 percent
◾MINI brand sales decrease 2.7 percent
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – September 1, 2016… Sales of BMW brand vehicles decreased 8.0 percent in August for a total of 25,531 compared to 27,755 vehicles sold in August, 2015. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is down 8.3
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES AUGUST SALES
Year-To-Date Sales Up 3.8% for the Highest Scoring Nameplate in the Industry for Initial Quality by J.D. Power
IRVINE, Calif., September 1, 2016 – Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced August sales of 54,248 units, led by Soul and Optima. Sedona minivan sales more than doubled
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 1, 2016 – Riding the wave of hot CUV sales, Hyundai Motor America delivered its best August ever with sales up fractionally over one year ago while the company's luxury division kicked off sales of its new Genesis G80 mid-luxury sedan.
Hyundai Division pos
MERCEDES-BENZ USA RECORDS ALL-TIME BEST AUGUST WITH 28,404 UNITS SOLD
September 01, 2016 - ATLANTA
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported record August sales of 28,404 vehicles, increasing 0.1% from the 28,373 vehicles sold during the same month last year. Mercedes-Benz Vans also reported best-ever August sales with 3,152 units, up 39.5% and smart reported 3
MITSUBISHI MOTORS REPORTS AUGUST SALES
CYPRESS, Calif. – Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) today reported August 2016 sales of 7,336 down 11.5 percent from August of 2015.
WHEN OPPOSITES ATTRACT – NISSAN COMBINES ITS LARGEST AND SMALLEST OFFERINGS IN UNIQUE MODIFICATION EXERCISE
Nissan TITAN Hauler XD project truck demonstrates extra-duty hauling with Micra Cup Race Car in truck bed
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Canada – This weekend, Nissan will present its TITAN Hauler XD project truck at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the last Micra Cup race in Ontario of the season,
SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. SMASHES SALES RECORD: AUGUST 2016 BEST SALES MONTH EVER
◾August 2016 marks best-ever sales month in company history
◾Record August - monthly sales increase 14.7 percent over August 2015
◾57 consecutive months of month-over-month growth
◾Best August ever for Outback, Legacy and Forester
◾Best month ever for Outback and Forester
◾30 consecutive months
VOLVO POSTS FOURTEEN MONTHS OF CONSECUTIVE DOUBLE DIGIT SALES GROWTH
Volvo Posts Fourteen Months of Consecutive Double Digit Sales Growth
ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (Sept. 1, 2016) - Volvo Car USA, LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 7,682 vehicles, a 30.9 percent increase versus August 2015 and marking the fourteenth consecutive month the company posted double
HONDA SIGNS ON AS PRESENTING SPONSOR FOR RED BULL GLOBAL RALLYCROSS SEASON FINALE IN LOS ANGELES, OCTOBER 8-9
Sep 1, 2016 - TORRANCE, Calif.
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. has partnered with Red Bull Global Rallycross as presenting sponsor of the series' third annual event at the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro on October 8-9. Red Bull Global Rallycross Los Angeles presented by Honda will be a dou
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA FOUNDATION DONATES $100,000 TO AMERICAN RED CROSS TO AID LOUISIANA FLOOD RELIEF
Herndon, Va. (September 1, 2016) – The Volkswagen Group of America Foundation, created by Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., announced today that it has donated $100,000 to the American Red Cross in support of its relief efforts following the catastrophic floods in Louisiana.
ALL-NEW ATLANTA CONCOURS HOSTS DELTAWING RACER KATHERINE LEGGE AT ‘CAFFEINE & OCTANE'
Access to Autographs, Race Cars and Discounted Concours Tickets at September 4th Morning Event
ATLANTA, Ga., September 1, 2016 – As the first woman to lead an American Le Mans Series race, and one of only two drivers to pilot both the roadster and the coupe version of the revoluti