Archive for November, 2011

General Motors: Fifth Generation Promises a Leaner and Meaner Small Block

New direct-injection combustion system to improve efficiency of Gen-V engines WIXOM, Mich. – A new direct-injection fuel system will help GM’s Gen-V small-block engine deliver greater fuel efficiency compared with the current generation. The fifth-generation small block is an all-new engine family that builds on the architectural and technology legacy of previous generations with greater […]

New ProCharger F-3 Series Blowers

With one of the largest engineering staffs in the industry, ProCharger is proud to announce the release of its new line of F3 superchargers. Our engineers have been hard at work in ProCharger’s aerodynamics test lab, developing three specific different designs: F-3A-121, F-3R-130, F-3R-136. These new ultra-efficient compressor and impeller designs will not only provide […]

2011 Formula One Season Review

Scuderia Ferrari and technical partners Shell, will look back on the 2011 Formula One season with mixed emotions With one win and nine podium finishes throughout the season, Scuderia Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso was consistently solid in his fight for the Drivers’ World Championship. However, the relentless string of successes for Red Bull made victory extremely […]

Mecum’s Massive Kissimmee Event Kicks Off 2012 Season

Excitement continues to build for Mecum’s Kissimmee Auction, which will feature close to 2,000 collector cars crossing the auction block Jan. 24-29, 2012 in Kissimmee, Fla. The annual Kissimmee event will kick off the 2012 auction season for Mecum as they celebrate 25 years in business. “Since the final gavel fell at last year’s event, […]

Video: Cadillac Continues Development of All-New ATS

Handpicked engineers tasked to create agile sport sedan DETROIT – It’s a given that the luxury cars contain high technology, but the finest must have something that cannot appear on the specification chart: expertise. Engineers working on the all-new Cadillac ATS, which begins production in 2012, were handpicked based on their roles in developing other […]

Debut for Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet with Innovative Roof Concept

Market launch for the open air season 2012 Stuttgart – Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is doubling the driving fun to be had from the new 911 Carrera by putting a Cabriolet alongside the Coupé. The debut of the new generation of the sports car classic is being followed only a few months […]

The 2011 NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series Champion Tony Stewart’s No. 14 Office Depot Chevy Show Car at San Antonio Office Depot Grand Re-Opening

DETAILS: NASCAR® star Tony Stewart’s No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet show car will be on display during the grand opening of a newly remodeled Office Depot store from 11a to 4p on Monday, Nov 21 in San Antonio, TX. Fans will have the opportunity to take photos with a replica of Stewart’s car, test […]

RM Auctions: Coveted Ferraris Headline RM’s 2012 Season Opener in Arizona

· RM Auctions returns to Phoenix, Arizona January 19 – 20, 2012 · Auction features handpicked selection of world’s finest motor cars, lead by an impressive series of Ferraris · Sale kicks off RM’s 2012 global auction calendar, including the presentation of the renowned Milhous Collection, and returns to Amelia Island, Florida and Monaco BLENHEIM, […]

Video: 2013 Ford Mustang GT

Ford Mustang — the icon of American performance and style — gets even more street swagger with a new design and a list of smart features that signal even more technology in the popular pony car. “The new Mustang is the perfect example of continuing to build on excellence. It takes the greatness of the […]

Video: 2013 Ford Mustang Boss 302

The Ford Mustang Boss 302 is all about performance, and a nod to heritage comes standard with new paint options and design details for 2013. A new hockey stick graphic featuring reflective stripes is added to the new Boss, calling back the 1970 Boss 302. 2013 Boss 302 and Boss Laguna Seca models feature new […]