Archive for September, 2011

Chevy Participates in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer®

Service rebates, NASCAR pledges and pink signage support American Cancer Society DETROIT – As Chevrolet celebrates the countdown to its 100th birthday on Nov. 3, the brand is partnering with the American Cancer Society, the Official Sponsor of Birthdays, to help in the fight against breast cancer. “Chevrolet has been part of life’s great journeys […]

BMW Team RLL – Petit Le Mans Preview

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – With the American Le Mans Series GT Team and Driver championships secured at Laguna Seca on Sept. 17th, BMW Team RLL has three goals set for the 14th annual Petit Le Mans this weekend. The team has set its sights on winning a second consecutive GT Manufacturer title, moving drivers Bill […]

O’Connell Wins Pole for Cadillac Road Atlanta Grand Prix, Final Round of Pirelli World Challenge

O’Connell Earns 2nd Pole of Season, Pilgrim 4th on the Grid – O’Connell Seeks 2nd Place Points Finish on Friday – More power helps CTS-V Coupes catch rivals – Pilgrim looks to lock down top-5 finish in points on Friday FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Team Cadillac made a powerful statement in qualifying Thursday for the […]

Barrett-Jackson Announces 27 Vehicles From The Jimmy Richardson Collection For The 2012 Scottsdale Auction

World’s Greatest Collector Car Auction Now Accepting Consignments for 2012 Scottsdale SCOTTSDALE, AZ. – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that 27 vehicles from the Jimmy Richardson Collection will cross the auction block at No Reserve during the 41st Annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, January 16-22, 2012. The Jimmy Richardson Collection […]

A Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity To Be Behind The Wall At The Ford Motor Company’s Dearborn Development Center

A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to be Behind the Wall at the Ford Motor Company’s Dearborn Development Center (Ford’s Test Track). The opportunity every car enthusiast would drool over. Drive a Ford performance vehicle on the Test Track, and challenge your inner race car driver personality through six different driving courses. Do you think […]

Video: Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet

The message is clear and unmistakable: force, power and dynamics. With direct fuel injection (DFI) and VarioCam Plus, the uprated 3.8 liter six-cylinder rear engine of the 911 Carrera GTS models generates 408 hp at 7,300 rpm. Maximum torque is 310 lb.-ft. A top track speed of 190 mph is achieved by the rear-wheel models […]

Barrett-Jackson Announces More Than $24 Million In Sales And 60,000 In Attendance At The 4th Annual Las Vegas Auction

LAS VEGAS, NV. – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today more than $24 million in gross sales of Exotics, Customs, Classics, Hot Rods, Resto-Mods and original collector vehicles was generated during its 4th annual Las Vegas auction at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino September 22-24, 2011. The 1964 Ford […]

Dodge Motorsports Notes & Quotes – NSCS Race Advance – Dover 2

DOVER, Del. – For Immediate Release Dodge Motorsports NSCS Race Advance AAA 400 Dover Motor Speedway Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011 www.media.chrysler.com www.twitter.com/teamdodge DODGE AT DOVER MOTOR SPEEDWAY · Dodge has five wins at Dover: Richard Petty (2), Ryan Newman (3). · Petty gave Dodge its first Dover victory at the 1974 Delaware 500. He led […]

Dodge Motorsports Notes & Quotes – NNS Advance – Dover 2

DOVER, Del. – OneMain Financial 200 Oct. 1, 2011 Dover International Speedway www.twitter.com/teamdodge http://www.media.chrysler.com BRAD KESELOWSKI No. 22 Ruby Tuesday Dodge Challenger R/T Career Starts: 168 Wins: 15 Top Fives: 68 Top 10s: 97 Poles: 11 Career Highlights • Keselowski’s last NASCAR Nationwide Series win came at Chicagoland Speedway two weeks ago. • He is […]

RM Auctions: Unique Force India Formula One ‘Art Car’ to go Under the Hammer for Charity at RM Auctions’ London Sale

· RM Auctions offers a unique, bespoke 2008 Force India ‘Art Car’ at its highly-anticipated Battersea sale, London, UK on the 26th of October, 2011 · Raced in 16 of the 2008 Formula One World Championship races by Giancarlo Fisichella, chassis VJM1-05 is hand painted by motorsport artist, Dexter Brown, and signed by over 40 […]