Archive for March, 2012

Cadillac CTS-V Wins Best Performance Car Award

About.com Readers’ Choice Award takes Cadillac over performance rivals NEW YORK – The Cadillac CTS-V is the winner of About.com’s 2012 Readers’ Choice Award for Best Performance Car. Now in its fifth year, the About.com Readers’ Choice Awards honor the best products, features and services across more than a dozen categories, ranging from technology to […]

Mopar Offers 10 Tips for Spring Vehicle Maintenance

April is National Car-Care Month – Chrysler Group dealers offer highly skilled, specially trained technicians to tackle car-care needs – Mopar® brand’s alliance with Magneti Marelli allows Chrysler Group dealerships to service competitive makes including GM, Ford, Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai and Kia – Chrysler Group service and maintenance savings information available at www.mopar.com/service Auburn […]

Chevy IndyCar at Barber: Chevrolet V-6 Power Ready for Barber Motorsports Park

Chevrolet V-6 Power Ready for Barber Motorsports Park Chevrolet Takes IZOD IndyCar Series Manufacturers’ Points Lead to Alabama for Round Two of the Season DETROIT – Following a successful debut for the Chevrolet V-6 in the IZOD IndyCar Series, Barber Motorsports Park (BMP) is the next stop for the five organizations and 11 drivers campaigning […]

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours – Aston Martin Display – Aston Martin V12 Zagato

Every Aston Martin is a unique combination of advanced materials, technology and time-honored craftsmanship. The Aston Martin V12 Zagato takes this philosophy to a level previously seen in the company’s exquisite One-77 Supercar. Production of the Aston Martin V12 Zagato will be strictly limited to no more than 150 cars. The Aston Martin V12 Zagato […]

STP Celebrates 40 Years with “The King”

– Brand to Sponsor Richard Petty Motorsports No. 43 Car – During the Second Annual STP 400 at Kansas Speedway DANBURY, Conn.- STP signed their first deal with Richard Petty in 1972, forever changing the motorsports sponsorship landscape. This year they are proud to celebrate their 40th Anniversary with “The King.” As part of the […]

Mecum Auctions Announces the Salmon Brothers Collection Auction on June 16th, 2012

140 Cars Spanning 100 Years of American Automotive History – All at No Reserve WALWORTH, Wis.,- Mecum Auctions announces a special auction event has been added to its 2012 schedule, as they prepare to offer The Salmon Brothers Collection, June 16, 2012, in North Little Rock, Ark. Twin brothers Tom and Don Salmon, avid car […]

Mecum Auctions 2012 Spring Classic Spotlight: 1967 Chevrolet Yenko Camaro (Lot S134)

1967 Chevrolet Yenko Camaro (Lot S134) – one of less than 10 known to exist and the only Butternut Yellow example to have survived the test of time. This 1967 Chevrolet Camaro started life as an L78-equipped RS/SS model with 4-speed manual transmission and 4.10 Positraction rear end, and upon delivery to Yenko Chevrolet became […]

2013 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE: 426-hp, 1g Cornering, Under $40,000

– 1LE features Camaro ZL1-inspired chassis and suspension enhancements – 2013 Camaro LT, SS and ZL1 models available with MyLink infotainment system DETROIT – The road-racing inspired Camaro 1LE performance package returns for 2013 with unique gearing, suspension tuning, and tires that makes the model capable of more than 1 g of lateral acceleration and […]

Chevy IZOD IndyCar at St. Petersburg: Chevrolet V-6 IndyCar Debuts With Win at St. Petersburg

– Chevrolet V-6 IndyCar Debuts With Win at St. Petersburg – Helio Castroneves’ Victory Paces 6 Chevy-Powered Teams in the Top 10 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.– Helio Castroneves punctuated Chevrolet’s return to Indy car racing following a six-year absence by winning the IZOD IndyCar Series season-opening Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Castroneves led 28 laps en […]

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours – Aston Martin Display – Aston Martin Virage

The Aston Martin Virage is a new breed of handcrafted luxury sports GT. Powered by an effortlessly muscular V12 engine mated to a smoothly responsive paddle-shift TouchTronic s automatic transmission, it’s a lesson in discreet style and assured performance. The Aston Martin Virage was on display at the Aston Martin exhibit during the 2012 Kuwait […]