Twenty years ago, Audi’s R8 race cars crossed the finish line of the Le Mans 24 Hours race in 1-2-3 formation. The Vorsprung durch Technik brand’s sports car racing programme ran for 18 years, during which time Audi won the epic endurance race 13 times – a 72 per cent success rate. We hear from Denmark’s Tom Kristensen, who won for Audi in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2008 and 2013, and celebrate the cars that beat the opposition, and the clock.
The Petersen Automotive Museum will reopen to the public on Friday, June 19, 2020, establishing a new schedule of 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday.
Chevrolet Performance today announced the all-new LS427/570 crate engine* — an enhanced version of the production-based LS7 7.0L engine that offers more horsepower, more torque and, thanks to a simpler wet-sump oiling system, easier installation.
At any car factory, the one-millionth vehicle serves as a milestone of success. With Volkswagen of America’s Chattanooga plant hitting that mark last week, it’s worth looking back at some memorable moments for Volkswagen production– and what’s coming next.
Ram Truck today announced that production of the second installment of the “Built to Serve Edition” trucks has begun at its Sterling Heights (Michigan) Assembly Plant. Ram is celebrating America's five land, sea and air-based armed forces with “Built to Serve Editions” of its popular Ram 1500 half-ton pickup truck lineup.
The first of three new GreenPower EV Star shuttles will be put into service beginning Monday, June 15, 2020 as part of Electrify America’s more than $40 million Green Cities investments in Sacramento. The vehicles are being integrated into SacRT’s highly popular SmaRT Ride on-demand micro-shuttle program servicing the Franklin-South Sacramento communities.
Just 15 of the final examples are set to arrive as the global production run of 750 units is completed. Each Mercedes-AMG GT R PRO adds performance enhancing, weight-optimised and eye-catching features to the acclaimed Mercedes-AMG GT R Coupé; the vehicle chosen to marshal the Formula 1® field as the official Safety Car for the world’s most high-tech racing category.
Jeep Australia welcomes the revamped MY20 Jeep Compass range with the introduction of the Night Eagle and range-topping S-Limited. Boasting legendary capability, enhanced style, safety and technology, the Limited and Trailhawk variants complete the new MY20 Jeep Compass range.
The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) is calling on lapsed motorcycle and scooter riders all over Australia to reconnect with their two-wheeled passion and ‘get on their bikes.’
Kia Motors Corporation and Hyundai Motor Company have today revealed new details of their innovative heat pump system, deployed in Kia and Hyundai’s global electric vehicle (EV) line-up to maximize their all-electric driving range in low temperatures.