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Rock and Roll Legend Puts Lamborghini Miura Up for Sale

On: Fri, May 8, 2015 at 1:23PM | By: Gary P Garry


Rod Stewart Lamborghini test 2

Rod Stewart is a genuine rock and roll legend who is often overlooked when conversations take place about the true greats. When you look at his list of accomplishments, you recognize just how successful he has been over the years.


Mercedes Benz Spotlights New Engine Lineup For The Whole G-Class Lineup

On: Thu, May 7, 2015 at 10:52AM | By: Carl Malek


Mercedes Benz Spotlights New Engine Lineup For The Whole G-Class Lineup test 1-1

Following hints that appeared to suggest that the iconic G-Class was in for a downsized future, Mercedes-Benz has revealed the new engines and subtle tweaks that will make their debut on the Euro-spec version of the G-Class, with many of these updates eventually making their way to U.S.-grade cars in the near future.


High Macan Sales Help Blunt Porsche's Sliding Sales

On: Tue, May 5, 2015 at 1:27PM | By: Carl Malek


High Macan Sales Help Blunt Porsche's Sliding Sales test 1-1

Throughout its history, Porsche was always known as a company that has produced some of the world's greatest sports cars. The company only recently entered the SUV and CUV market segments with the Cayenne and the recently launched Macan CUV.  However, the company's April sales figures appear to reveal that Porsche has transformed into a company that relies on its SUVs for strong sales versus its traditional sports car lineup.


Volvo Expands Availability Of Polestar Tuning Kits

On: Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 12:21PM | By: Carl Malek


Volvo Expands Availability Of Polestar Tuning Kits test 1-1

With Volvo's Drive-E engine family set to become a key component in the company's bid for increased sales and relevance in the luxury car market, Volvo has formally recommitted to a promise it made to Volvo enthusiasts claiming the the popular Polestar tuning kits, currently seen on models such as the S60 and V60, will make their way into the Drive-E family, and give customers who buy these three- and four-cylinder engines engines a chance to inject them with more fun and performance.


 

Hit The Exacta: Churchill Downs With the Swope Museum

On: Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 10:35AM | By: Gary P Garry


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When you think about inventions that changed the economic landscape, you may feel sorry for the people behind industries that fell by the wayside. This definitely entered my mind when I first started thinhttp://www.swopemuseum.com/collection.asp?CarID=10king about the history of automotive manufacturing.


Volkswagen Officially Confirms Production-Ready Golf R400; Has Focus RS In Its Crosshairs

On: Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 11:20AM | By: Carl Malek


Volkswagen Officially Confirms Production-Ready Golf R400; Has Focus RS In Its Crosshairs test 1-1

Following its stint on the auto show circuit as a concept vehicle, the Golf R400 has received the green light for production from Volkswagen’s board of directors, according to a top-level executive. It's a sign that it aims to steal sales from the Ford Focus RS as well as challengers in its home European market.


Music City Mashup at Lane Motor Museum

On: Sat, Apr 25, 2015 at 9:50AM | By: Gary P Garry


1952 Citroen test 2

I have always been a big fan of road trips, and, as a rather restless person, I am always looking for new adventures. Road trips appeal to me personally on a number of different levels. I love to travel and experience new places and things, and I love to drive, which is what this automotive writing thing is all about.


Lincoln Ponders Dropping MK-Based Names; Possible Return To Using Full Words For Upcoming Models

On: Sat, Apr 25, 2015 at 9:47AM | By: Carl Malek


Lincoln Ponders Dropping MK-Based Names; Possible Return To Using Full Words For Upcoming Models test 1-1

With the Continental concept currently making its rounds on the auto show circuit, a new report appears to suggest the the company is considering dropping its MK (Mark)-based naming scheme for a return to fully worded names with the Continental perhaps serving as a spearhead in this new initiative.


Cadillac Reveals More Details On CT6's Plug-in Hybrid Technology, Features New Electric Variable Transmission

On: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 at 2:16PM | By: Carl Malek


Cadillac Reveals More Details On CT6's Plug-in Hybrid Technology, Features New Electric Variable Transmission test 1-1

With the launch of the CT6 flagship sedan drawing ever closer, Cadillac has shed some new light on the revolutionary PHEV (plug-in hybrid electric vehicle) technology that will make its debut on the CT6, and how it aims to rewrite the way PHEV varaints are built.


Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept Recieves Positive Acclaim On Auto Show Circuit; Could Spawn Production Version

On: Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:12PM | By: Carl Malek


Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept Recieves Positive Acclaim On Auto Show Circuit; Could Spawn Production Version test 1-1

With the Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept currently in the middle of its global tour on the auto show circuit, Bentley executives are hoping that the stylish concept garners positive reactions among auto show attendees, and, if the initial reports from some of its previous appearances are to be belived, it looks like the concept is so far proving to be a hit in the minds of consumers.


Retrofitted Bumper Car Can Do 75 on the Highway

On: Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:12PM | By: Gary P Garry


Bumper Car test 2

There is something about driving that captures your imagination from an early age. Children naturally imitate things that their elders are doing, but driving is in an entirely different category. When I was a kid, I was mesmerized by the power that my parents had when they were behind the wheel.