Archive for October, 2011

Video: America’s Favorite Classic Mustang – the ’65 Convertible – Returns with All-New Ford-Approved Body Shell

– The original Mustang – America’s favorite classic convertible – can now be assembled complete with all-new Ford-approved restoration parts – New first-generation Mustang body shells can be made into ’64½, ’65 or ’66 models, depending on the trim and powertrain that is installed during the rebuild – New ’65 Mustang body shells are made […]

Video: Full-Scale Fun: The Camaro Hot Wheels® Concept

Dazzling exterior inspired by Spectraflame® finish on ’68 Hot Wheels Custom Camaro LAS VEGAS – Fulfilling the wish of every child who has ever played with one, Chevrolet and Hot Wheels® have created a life-size Hot Wheels Camaro Concept. The car debuted at the 2011 SEMA Show – the aftermarket industry’s premier display of automotive […]

GRAND-AM Series: Porsche Car Corral a Rolex 24 Tradition

Back in 1970, college freshman Ruben Ledesma drove his new Porsche 914 to Daytona Beach and watched a Porsche 917K win the 24 Hours of Daytona. The name of the race and model of his Porsche have changed over the years, but it’s a trip the he’s made every year. Now, he’s looking forward to […]

With 100 Years Behind It, Chevrolet Revs into Future

Swiss-Born racer and American industrialist created global automotive icon DETROIT – One hundred years ago, the first Chevrolet took to the roads in Detroit, beginning a journey ultimately leading to every corner of the planet. More than 209 million cars and trucks later, Chevrolet is one of the world’s largest car brands, selling vehicles in […]

Formula 1: Indian GP – Ferrari on the Podium at India’s Successful F1 Debut

On Saturday, Fernando Alonso said it would be nice to end the inaugural Indian Grand Prix by discovering the view from the podium and that’s exactly what happened, as he finished third behind winner Sebastian Vettel and second placed Jenson Button. The Spaniard’s Ferrari team-mate did not have such a good day, retiring after 32 […]

Formula 1: Vettel Keeps on Track with Pirelli for Another Record

By winning his 11th grand prix this year, Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel is still on course to equal the record for the most number of wins in one season: 13, held by Michael Schumacher from 2004. The brand-new Buddh circuit on the outskirts of Delhi evolved considerably over the course of the weekend, with […]

RM Auctions: Stunning Ferrari 250 GT LWB ‘Tour de France’ Berlinetta Top RM’s $21.4 Million London Auction

· RM Auctions posts in excess of £13.3 million with 79% of all lots sold at its annual London sale at Battersea Evolution · Top-seller: competition-bred 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB ‘Tour de France’ achieves £2,240,000 · Additional highlights include a 1965 Ferrari 500 Superfast for £644,000, and a 1972 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33/TT/3 for […]

Formula 1: Vettel Takes Pole Position for First Indian Grand Prix

Newly-crowned World Champion Sebastian Vettel has claimed another pole position with the P Zero Yellow soft tyre: his 13th pole position of the year and the ninth that he has taken with Pirelli’s soft compound. Vettel set a time of 1m24.178s – more than three seconds faster than the time he set during the very […]

NASCAR® Star Tony Stewart to Sign Autographs at a Local Office Depot in Plano, Texas

WHO: NASCAR star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ and team owner at Stewart-Haas Racing. Stewart is currently fourth in the 2011 “Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™” championship point standings (19 points behind leader Carl Edwards) and became the second driver in history […]

Formula 1: Indian GP – Right First Time for Ferrari in India

Noida – The expression used in the theatre that “it will be alright on the night” can be applied to this first day of Formula One running at the brand new Buddh International Circuit. When the teams first arrived here, it’s fair to say that work was not quite complete and there were concerns about […]