|McLAREN 650S GT3 SECURES TRIPLE HONOURS DURING DRAMATIC PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE TITLE DECIDER AT LAGUNA SECA|
|In his debut season racing in North America, McLaren Factory Driver Alvaro Parente has claimed the 2016 Pirelli World Challenge Driver Championship with the 650S GT3 in a dramatic season finale at Laguna Seca. Crossing the line second, Parente secured the title as McLaren took the Manufacturer Championship and customer team K-PAX Racing won the GT Teams Championship. A post-race penalty for the race winner then saw Parente inherit the overall race win – his sixth of the season.
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|McLAREN 650S GT3 TO SPORT TRIBUTE LIVERY AT 2016 TOTAL 24 HOURS OF SPA|
|Ahead of the 2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa, it has been confirmed that one of the three examples of the McLaren 650S GT3 being run by customer team Garage 59 will wear a unique livery based on the original logo which adorned the early racers of the Bruce McLaren Motor Racing team. The logo featured on McLaren cars between 1962 and 1966.
The distinctive red, white and green design celebrates the 50th anniversary of the last competitive outing for the original Bruce McLaren Motor Racing Team emble...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 650S GT3 TAKES ‘GREEN HELL' POLE POSITION AND RACE WIN AS FACTORY DRIVER ROB BELL EXTENDS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD|
|The McLaren 650S GT3 secured further silverware this weekend as McLaren GT Factory Drivers Rob Bell and Alvaro Parente enjoyed a strong weekend at the Nürburgring round of the Blancpain Sprint Series. The duo claimed pole position, a podium finish and the Main Race victory – the first for the McLaren 650S GT3 in the 2016 Sprint Cup. This result extends Bell's lead at the top of the Blancpain GT Drivers Championship to 44 points.
Saturday Qualifying saw Parente set pole position in the Garage ...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 650S GT3 ENJOYS FURTHER SUCCESS DOWN UNDER ON MELBOURNE DEBUT|
|The McLaren 650S GT3 returned to racing in Australia this weekend with the CAMS Australian GT Championship supporting the 2016 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix in Albert Park. Despite a strong field, and a tough opening race, the McLaren GT customer teams soon got to grips with the circuit and tricky conditions, securing a race win and three further podiums.
Five examples of the 650S GT3 contested a highly competitive grid over the course of the weekend, which marked the first time the M...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 650S GT3 SECURES HISTORIC CLEAN SWEEP ON LIQUI MOLY BATHURST 12 HOUR DEBUT|
|◾Pole position in Pro and Pro-Am categories for the first 12 Hour GT endurance race of the year
◾Victory and fastest lap for the 650S GT3 on its debut outing at Mount Panorama
◾Official race lap record of 2m 01.567s set by Shane Van Gisbergen with Tekno Autosports
The 2016 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour has been won by the McLaren 650S GT3 of customer team Tekno Autosports in one of the hardest fought battles in the history of the event. On its debut outing at the iconic Mount Panorama, the 65...[Read more...]|
|Nissan Expands 'Midnight Edition' Package To Six Core Models – Sentra, Altima, Maxima, Rogue, Murano And Pathfinder|
|◾New Midnight Edition equipment package adds visual excitement and optimized pricing with black aluminum-alloy wheels and black exterior accents
◾Once only offered on Maxima SR, Midnight Edition package now available on three sedans and three crossovers, along with expanded choice of exterior colors
◾Mid-model year Midnight Edition launch projected to continue sales momentum – Nissan ranked as fastest growing brand in the U.S. in 2016
◾Midnight Edition models available now at Nissan dealers n...[Read more...]|
|PRICING AND SPECIFICATION FOR NEW MERCEDES-BENZ C-CLASS CABRIOLET REVEALED|
|◾Prices start at £36,200 OTR for petrol-powered C 200
◾Aircap, Airscarf and Memory Package come as standard
◾Choice of two trim lines and diesel and petrol engines – plus high-performance Mercedes-AMG models
◾Electrically-operated fabric roof offered in four colours
The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet is now available to order, priced from £36,200 OTR. First UK deliveries will arrive in September.
The C-Class Cabriolet comes in two trim lines, Sport and AMG Line, and with a choice o...[Read more...]|
|BMW M6 COUPE COMPETITION EDITION|
| ||Woodcliff Lake, NJ. – EMBARGO: September 15, 2015 – 3:00 AM EDT … Today, BMW M GmbH presented the exclusive BMW M6 Competition Edition at the 66th Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA). The 2016 Competition Edition stands for exceptional individuality, paintwork colors, BMW Individual components made of high-tech carbon fiber, fine leathers with coordinated contrast stitching and a range of unusual details. Limited to 100 units in the US, the Competition Edition is available exclusivel...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN AT THE 2015 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW|
|• Four Beetle Special Edition concepts introduced: Beetle Convertible Denim, Beetle R-Line, Beetle Convertible Wave, and Beetle Pink Color Edition
• All-wheel-drive Golf SportWagen Alltrack announced for production in 2016
• Volkswagen celebrates 60 years of Beetle heritage
New York, New York — Volkswagen of America, Inc., today announced that it will produce the all-wheel-drive Golf SportWagen Alltrack for the U.S. market beginning in 2016, and showed four unique Beetle and Beetle ...[Read more...]|
|BMW ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR ALL-NEW X5 SPORTS ACTIVITY VEHICLE|
| ||Woodcliff Lake, NJ – June 24th, 2013 … It isn't often that an automobile manufacturer gets to launch an entirely new vehicle segment, but that's exactly what BMW did in 1999 when it introduced the world's first Sports Activity Vehicle – the BMW X5. Two generations and some 1.3 million vehicles later, the BMW X5 is set to enter its third generation. As its predecessors have done before, the all-new 3rd generation X5 will again set new standards for luxury, versatility and – because it is a BMW f...[Read more...]|