|Chrysler Canada: Number-One Selling Automaker in Alberta Brings All-New, Segment-First 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel - Alongside Eight Other Regional Premieres - to 2014 Edmonton Motor Show|
|•Best-ever fuel economy for a full-size pickup: 2014 Ram 1500, powered by all-new 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V6, registers 7.1 L/100 km (40 mpg) highway
•Ram is the only ½-ton truck to offer a diesel engine
•All-new EcoDiesel delivers unsurpassed torque among V6 pickups (420 lb.-ft.)
•EcoDiesel and Pentastar V6-powered Ram – at 7.8 L/100 km (36 mpg) - rank 1-2 for fuel economy in 2014
•Ram 1500 is world's first and only pickup with 8-speed transmission, a major contributor to efficiency
•One in ev...[Read more...]|
|Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's : Class Previews|
|Here is a little preview of two of our special classes for St. John's upcoming show.
Featured Designer: Virgil Exner
The 2014 Concours d'Elegance of America will honor the work of famed chief designer Virgil Exner with an unprecedented display of Chrysler Corporation's 1955-1961 'Forward Look,' a daring two-pronged styling revolution that changed the look of the American car.
First up were the 'jet-age'1955 Plymouths, Dodges, DeSotos, Chryslers and Imperials. Then came the 1957 m...[Read more...]|
|RARE REUNION: CHRYSLER CONCEPT CARS GATHER AT AMELIA, 2014|
|Nine rare and important Chrysler Concept Cars from the forties, fifties and sixties will be presented together for the first time at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on March 9, 2014.
From the two-seat Chrysler Thunderbolt roadster and the dual-cowl Chrysler Newport of 1941 through the radical 1963 Chrysler Turbine car, Amelia's Chrysler Concept Car Class shows the genesis of the styling and engineering philosophy that summoned Chrysler's industry-changing 'Forward Look...[Read more...]|
|Usain Bolt Golden Again With Unique Nissan GT-R|
|• Nissan gives an exclusive gold-painted GT-R to the 'world's fastest man,' Usain Bolt|
• Presentation ceremony held in Bolt's home country of Jamaica
JAMAICA – Nissan has delivered a special GT-R, bathed in exclusive gold paint, to Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt in appreciation for his contributions as a Nissan brand ambassador for GT-R. Bolt, known as 'the world's fastest man,' has been promoting the company's brand awareness in association with the Nissan Global Bran...[Read more...]
|Joe Bortz to Host Historic Dream Car Discussion Panel|
|Dream car collector and historian Joe Bortz has prepared a special treat for participants at the 40th Annual Pontiac-Oakland Club International Convention in St. Charles Illinois, this coming July 17-21. In addition to bringing his four historic Pontiac Dream Cars, he has also assembled a panel, conisisting of two noted designers, a retired engineer and two veteran authors to examine the topic of Pontiac's early concept vehicles. The panel discussion will be held on Friday, July 20th at 1...[Read more...]|