Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016:
More categories added to the programme
he programme for the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 continues to
take shape. The Selecting Committee overseeing the selection of entrants
for this beauty contest of historical cars and motorcycles has set out a
further two categories at its final meeting of the year.
Audi production network: ready for
Audi is preparing its international production
network for the mobility of the future. Large series production of the
first purely electric driven SUV from Audi will begin at the site in
Brussels in 2018.
BMW Brilliance Automotive opens
new engine plant with light metal foundry in China
BMW Brilliance Automotive (BBA) opened a new engine
plant with a light metal foundry in Shenyang today. The new location
will produce the latest generation of the BMW TwinPower Turbo three and
four-cylinder petrol engines and forms part of the BBA production
network based in Shenyang in Northeastern China.
On February 1, 2016, Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer of Groupe Renault, and Zhu Yanfeng, Chairman of
Dongfeng Group, opened the Dongfeng Renault Automotive Company (DRAC)
plant in Wuhan, Hubei Province.
Bespoke Mulliner Features Make Debut In
Mulliner, Bentley’s in-house coach-building
division, is revealing its latest range of bespoke creations for the
Flying Spur, enabling customers to personalise the four-door luxury
sedan to an even higher level.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Celebrates Second
Highest Sales Record In Marque’s 112-Year History
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is pleased to
announce that its 2015 sales were the second-highest ever
recorded in its 112-year history. A total of 3,785
hand-built motor cars were commissioned by customers
worldwide last year.
New record year for
Porsche with more than 225,000 delivered cars
Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG can
look back on an extremely successful fiscal year.
With 225,121 vehicles delivered to customers
world-wide, the company achieved a new record in
2015, exceeding the previous record of 189,849 cars
in 2014 by 19%.
Vehicles from Mercedes-Benz
fully comply with applicable regulations
In recent weeks, media reports and publications by
various institutes and organisations have repeatedly attempted to
demonstrate that various automobile manufacturers illegally influence
their vehicles’ emission values.
R8 GT Spyder - Aggressive power and Audi ultra
limited-production, top-of-the-line version of the
high-performance sports car 85 kilograms lighter, body parts
in carbon V10 FSI with 412 kW (560 hp), 0 – 100 km/h in 3.8
seconds Even lighter, even more powerful, even more
captivating: The Audi R8 GT Spyder delivers breathtaking
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Allard J2X MkII
- handmade replica by Sydney Allard
The Allard J2X MkII, replica of the Jaguar J2X, is delivered
‘fully-loaded’ with options restricted to the choice of engine,
a full-width windshield and a canvas top. Current options
include the 5.7 liter fuel-injected GM RamJet V8 , the 5.7 liter
Chrysler Hemi and the 6.1 liter Hemi.
Abarth Video Clip: History, the 60's and 70's