|THE 2016 BONHAMS LONDON TO BRIGHTON VETERAN CAR RUN WILL MARK THE 130TH BIRTHDAY OF THE WORLD'S FIRST AUTOMOBILE|
|The 'Benz Patent Motorwagen' took its first, faltering, steps in 1886… but the rest is history
The 2016 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run – the world's longest running motoring event – will celebrate inventor Karl Benz's 130-year old patent, granted on January 29th 1886, and the early days of German motoring when the annual pilgrimage of veteran cars makes its way to the south coast in November.
The Benz Patent Motorwagen (patent number 37435) was a two-seater, three-wheele...[Read more...]|
|1938 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Spyder Epitomizes The Elegance at Hershey|
|HERSHEY, PA - The theme for this year's Elegance at Hershey is Celebration of Speed. After deciding upon the overall theme, 'One of the first decisions we made was to choose an automobile that epitomized that concept,' stated Steve Moskowitz, Elegance Vice Chairman. After much deliberation, it was concluded that the logical choice would be the Alfa Romeo Touring Spyder.
A call was made to Mr. Oscar Davis of Elizabeth, NJ - the owner of a number of fabulous classic automobiles. Last ye...[Read more...]|
|HONDA SIGNS THE AMERICAN BUSINESS ACT ON CLIMATE PLEDGE|
|Nov 30, 2015 - MARYSVILLE, Ohio -- American Honda Motor Company, Inc. announced today that it will support the American Business Act on Climate Pledge and set forth goals to reduce its carbon footprint.
Today's announcement comes as a show of support for the Obama Administration's Climate Action Plan, which seeks to set the United States' economy on a sustainable course by dramatically reducing carbon emissions over the next 15 years. Honda's pledge also shows the company's support for...[Read more...]|
|GM EMPLOYEES ON MISSION TO TRANSFORM TRANSPORTATION|
|• Sustainability report outlines vehicle and manufacturing progress; sets new targets|
DETROIT – General Motors' just-released sustainability report chronicles efforts by the company's 216,000 employees to live out GM's newly defined purpose and values by earning customer loyalty, applying meaningful technology advances and improving the communities where it does business.
These actions – led by CEO Mary Barra – further drive sustainability into the company's culture through b...[Read more...]
|GOODYEAR TO ANNOUNCE 31ST HIGHWAY HERO AT MID-AMERICA TRUCKING SHOW|
| ||• Names Finalists For The Trucking Industry's Most Prestigious Award|
AKRON, Ohio, February 11, 2014 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company will announce the winner of the 31st Goodyear North America Highway Hero Award on Thursday, March 27, during the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Ky.
The Goodyear Highway Hero Award honors professional truck drivers who put themselves in harm's way to help others.
Finalists for the 31st Goodyear Highway Hero Award include a...[Read more...]