30 décembre 2012

Via Motors dévoilera trois véhicules au salon de Détroit 2013 (CPA)

VIA Motors to Unveil Three New Full Size Electric Vehicles at the North American International Auto Show ANN ARBOR, MI--(Marketwire - Dec 20, 2012) - VIA Motors announced today that Bob Lutz, father of the Chevy Volt and automotive industry icon, plans to unveil three new full size electric vehicles by VIA Motors at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 14, 2013. The ground-breaking extended range (eREV) electric vehicles to be unveiled include a high-performance 4WD pick-up truck with an 800 horse-power... [Lire la suite]
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23 décembre 2012

La forte demande pour les jouets Ford Raptor (CPA)

Ford F-150 SVT Raptor's Success as Performance Truck Mirrored in the Toy Store as Top-Selling Licensed Truck Ford F-150 SVT Raptor has become the most sought-after truck for licensed merchandise Raptor's popularity on toy store shelves reflects its popularity in Ford showrooms. Sales of Ford's high-performance off-road pickup increased by 20 percent in 2012 Raptor replicas and integrations have helped the world's most popular toy and video game brands enjoy tremendous success DEARBORN, Mich., Dec. 20 2012 – You don't need a... [Lire la suite]
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22 décembre 2012

La BMW M6 de course par Risden, la 6R 2013 (CPA)

The Most Streetable Track Car, Risden 6R Risden Engineering is previewing the release of it's car, based on the BMW F13, meant to give drivers the satisfaction of a track car that performs well on the street and the track. The Risden 6R will be incorporating quite a few components to deliver a more euphoric driving experience through a well thought out streetable track car. Among them will be a complete aerosystem suited with a fixed wing and a retractable wing, and also built in cooling features to aid in the better delivery of... [Lire la suite]
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22 décembre 2012

Rappels pour le Bombardier Can-Am Spyder 2008 à 2010 (CPA)

Report Date: December 21, 2012 at 05:43 AMNHTSA Campaign ID number: 12V581000Vehicle Model Year(s) Make / Model: 2008-2009 CAN-AM SPYDER GS, 2010 CAN-AM SPYDER RSManufacturer: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.4Report Receipt Date: DEC 12, 2012Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINEPotential Number of Units Affected: 9,600Summary: Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) is recalling certain model year 2008-2009 Can-Am Spyder GS and model year 2010 Can-AM Spyder RS vehicles. Fuel vapors may exit the fuel vapor canister vent hose in... [Lire la suite]
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22 décembre 2012

Nouvelle entente entre GM et PSA (CPA)

Major Product Development and Purchasing agreements signed Expansion of scope to also include powertrain Strengthening ties and cementing the Alliance Detroit/Paris. PSA Peugeot Citroen (PSA) and General Motors (GM) today confirm the signature of major agreements in the execution of their Global Strategic Alliance. Consistent with the terms of the Master Agreement dated February 29, 2012, the Alliance partners have signed definitive agreements related to three of the initial vehicle projects as well as to the purchasing joint... [Lire la suite]
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22 décembre 2012

4 millions de Nissan Altima vendues aux USA (CPA)

NISSAN ALTIMA BREAKS U.S. SALES RECORDS IN 2012 - Altima sells 4 millionth unit while making 2012 highest sales year in history of the nameplate –This month, the 4 millionth Altima was delivered to a U.S. customer, simultaneously pushing the nameplate above the previous 2007 record of 284,762 unit sales. The 2013 Altima's performance has become increasingly competitive in the mid-size sedan segment. The new Altima transaction price and residual value both have maintained an upward trend compared to previous model years. Nissan's... [Lire la suite]
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21 décembre 2012

Première vidéo de la Furia Concept de Toyota qui sera dévoilée au salon de l'auto de Détroit le mois prochain (CPA et vidéo)

Toyota Furia Concept to Make Global Debut at 2013 North American International Auto Show TORRANCE, Calif., Dec. 20, 2012 – Toyota announced today that the Furia Concept will make its world debut at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. This exciting new sedan concept will be revealed in the Toyota display at Cobo Hall on Jan. 14, 2013 at 2:25 p.m. EST, with a presentation by Bill Fay, group vice president and general manager of the Toyota Division. The global reveal of the Furia Concept will be broadcast live... [Lire la suite]
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20 décembre 2012

L'Evora Sports Racer 2013 de Lotus (CPA)

THE LOTUS EVORA JUST GOT BETTER! Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 13:15 For serious drivers, the new Lotus Evora 'Sports Racer' – its impressive performance is matched only by its impressive value. It's been a busy year for Lotus; the arrival of the acclaimed Exige S; featured marque at the Goodwood Festival of Speed; a new flagship retail store in Regent Street; third place in the F1 Drivers' Championship and fourth in the F1 Constructors' Championship; and amongst various racing exploits, another series win for a Lotus with an Evora... [Lire la suite]
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20 décembre 2012

Top Safety Plus Award de l'IIHS

Family cars outperform luxury models in rigorous new crash test; strong performance earns 13 midsize cars highest safety accolade ARLINGTON, Va. - A group of moderately priced midsize cars outperformed most of their luxury counterparts in a challenging new frontal crash test conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) on 2013 models. Of the 18 midsize family cars evaluated in the small overlap test, two earn the top rating of good, 11 earn acceptable, three earn marginal, and two are poor. In contrast, just 3 of... [Lire la suite]
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20 décembre 2012

Nouvelles annonce de production pour Infiniti (CPA)

INFINITI PRODUCTION TO START AT SUNDERLAND PLANT - Infiniti's first premium compact car to be produced at Nissan's UK Plant in Sunderland from 2015 - Around £250 million investment - Around 1,000 additional UK jobs - Announced in the week that Sunderland produces 500,000 units annually for the first time, an all-time industry record YOKOHAMA (December 19, 2012) - Infiniti, the premium car brand of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd, today confirmed that, consistent with its global expansion plans, it will manufacture vehicles in Europe from... [Lire la suite]
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