|BATTLE OF THE BUILDERS® TOP 21 INCLUDES TWO TOYOTA EXTREME BUILDS|
|• XTREME Corolla and Prius G Selected out of over 200 Entries|
TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 1, 2016— Out of over 200 entries, two of Toyota's 2016 'Extreme' builds were honored among the Top 21 overall entries in the third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders® competition at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.
The XTREME Corolla, built by Jeremy Lookofsky of Cartel Customs, and the Prius G, built by Gordon Ting of Beyond Marketing, were each selected to joi...[Read more...]
|CHEVROLET COLORADO DIESEL: AMERICA'S MOST FUEL EFFICIENT PICKUP|
|◾2016 Colorado two-wheel drive model offers EPA-estimated 31 mpg highway
◾Up to 7,700 pounds of trailering when properly equipped
DETROIT – Chevrolet today confirmed that the 2016 Colorado two-wheel drive with the Duramax turbo-diesel will be the most fuel efficient pickup in America, offering an Environmental Protection Agency-estimated 31 mpg highway fuel economy.
The EPA-estimated highway fuel economy for 2016 Colorado four-wheel drive diesel is 29 mpg.
The EPA has issued a C...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW FORD FOCUS RS MAKES GLOBAL AUTO SHOW DEBUT; PIONEERS INNOVATIVE AWD AND PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGIES|
|◾Ford's all-new Focus RS makes global show debut in Geneva; introduces advanced performance technologies to deliver the ultimate fun-to-drive experience
◾Third-generation Focus RS pioneers innovative Ford Performance All-Wheel-Drive with Dynamic Torque Vectoring for class-leading cornering speed and limit handling
◾Ford confirms Focus RS is first RS with Drive Modes – including industry-first Drift Mode – and Launch Control
◾High-performance hatch features specially-engineered 2.3-litre EcoBo...[Read more...]|
|INTERNATIONAL ENGINE OF THE YEAR AWARD 2014: VOLKSWAGEN'S TSI TECHNOLOGY TRIUMPHS AGAIN|
|Wolfsburg, 27 June 2014: TSI technology from Volkswagen has once again received the 'International Engine of the Year Award': the 1.4 litre TSI twincharger, which won for the ninth time in succession in the 1.0 to 1.4 litre cubic capacity category, is thus the most successful engine in the history of this international competition for engine technology.
For several years, the TSI brand has stood for intelligent downsizing from Volkswagen. Despite their comparatively small cubic capacit...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW FORD F-650/F-750 ANCHORS AMERICA'S BROADEST, BEST-SELLING LINEUP OF COMMERCIAL TRUCKS|
|◾Built Ford Tough: Fully designed and developed by Ford Truck engineers in Dearborn, robot-tested over taxing durability courses, 500,000+ miles of harsh dynamometer engine testing at extreme power levels and temperatures and built in the USA by Ford
◾Great Value: Ford 6.7-liter Power Stroke® V8 diesel engine and Ford TorqShift® six-speed automatic transmission enhanced for medium-duty use with great power, performance and fuel economy, backed by unsurpassed warranty and national network of mor...[Read more...]|
|World-First Driveline, Breakthrough Transmission, Four New Engines Mark Milestone Model-Year For Chrysler Group|
| ||◾World's first front-wheel-drive-based 4x4 system with rear-axle disconnect
◾World's first nine-speed automatic transmission – one of three new gearboxes
◾New 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8, mightiest gasoline engine in heavy-duty pickup segment
◾New 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 – lone diesel engine in light-duty pickup segment
◾New 3.2-liter Pentastar V-6, derived from award-winning 3.6-liter Pentastar
◾New 3.0-liter EcoDiesel I-4 commercial truck engine
June 28, 2013 , Chelsea, Mich. - Chrysler...[Read more...]|