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Porsche Cars North America Statement Regarding EPA Notice of Violation

Porsche Cars North America Statement Regarding EPA Notice of Violation

ATLANTA, Nov. 2, 2015 -- Late this morning, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. received a notice of violation from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding the 2015 Porsche Cayenne Diesel. We are surprised to learn this information. Until this notice, all of our information was that the Porsche C ... Continue reading

Could Gamers Hold Key to Future Mobility? Ford Challenges Developers to Revamp Journey Planning and Urban Travel

Could Gamers Hold Key to Future Mobility? Ford Challenges Developers to Revamp Journey Planning and Urban Travel

Ford Motor Company announced today during Gamescom a competition that challenges video game developers to create solutions for global mobility issues.The Ford Smart Mobility Game Challenge, developed with Cologne Game Lab, encourages developers to turn the challenge of integrating different transport modes within a cit ... Continue reading

2014 Volkswagen Touareg TDI R-line - Heels on Wheels Review

2014 Volkswagen Touareg TDI R-line - Heels on Wheels Review

2014 VW TOUAREG TDI REVIEW TDI Clean Diesel engine, a 240-horsepower 3-liter V6 engine with 406 pound-feet of torque and 4MOTION all-wheel drive. Price as describes comes to $58,190. ... Continue reading

Nissan GT Academy 2014

Nissan GT Academy 2014

Gran Turismo6 gamers have the chance to become a Nissan NISMO racing driver Previous GT Academy champions now racing in GP3 and Le Mans 24 Hours London & Paris 14 April, 2014: Nissan and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have announced that gamer-to-real-racer competition the NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy returns for ... Continue reading

Rockstar Games Announces Grand Theft Auto V Special Edition and Collector's Edition Details

Rockstar Games Announces Grand Theft Auto V Special Edition and Collector's Edition Details

Rockstar Games is very proud to announce full details of the Special Edition and Collector's Edition of Grand Theft Auto V for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, that are now available for worldwide pre-order from participating retailers. ... Continue reading

Energy Department Authorizes Second Proposed Facility to Export Liquefied Natural Gas

Energy Department Authorizes Second Proposed Facility to Export Liquefied Natural Gas

WASHINGTON May 17, 2013; The Energy Department announced today that it has conditionally authorized Freeport LNG Expansion, L.P. and FLNG Liquefaction, LLC (Freeport) to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) to countries that do not have a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United States from the Fr ... Continue reading

Start Your Engines As Activision Publishing's NASCAR The Game: Inside Line Races Into Stores Today

Start Your Engines As Activision Publishing's NASCAR The Game: Inside Line Races Into Stores Today

America's number one motorsport video game is back and better than ever as Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. today announced that NASCAR The Game: Inside Line is available now at retail outlets nationwide on the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsof ... Continue reading

Antron Brown's Toyota "DragQuoia" Wins Prestigious Gran Turismo Award at SEMA

Antron Brown's Toyota "DragQuoia" Wins Prestigious Gran Turismo Award at SEMA

Antron Brown's outrageous Toyota Sequoia family dragster, known as "DragQuoia," captured Sony Computer Entertainment America's Gran Turismo Award for Best Truck or SUV at the 2012 SEMA Show. The‚ Gran Turismo Awards‚ celebrate excellence and innovation in the automotive industry for SEMA show exhibitors, as selected ... Continue reading

Snoop Dogg Performs At 10Th Annual Gran Turismo Awards Where "Best In Show" Winner David Eckert Raced Away With A Feature Spot In The World's Best-Selling Racing Game Franchise

Snoop Dogg Performs At 10Th Annual Gran Turismo Awards Where "Best In Show" Winner David Eckert Raced Away With A Feature Spot In The World's Best-Selling Racing Game Franchise

Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) hosted its tenth annual Gran Turismo Awards at the SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) show last night at the Rain Nightclub in the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, with a headlining performance by Hip Hop icon Snoop Dogg. Celebrating continuing excellence and innov ... Continue reading

Coulomb Technologies' ChargePoint Named as a 2013 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum

Coulomb Technologies' ChargePoint Named as a 2013 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum

Coulomb Technologies today announced that the Company has been named as a 2013 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum. Coulomb's ChargePoint is the largest network of independently-owned charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) in the world and was recognized for its potential to ˜transform the future o ... Continue reading

Cie Games Debuts the Car Town "Ferrari Experience"

Cie Games Debuts the Car Town "Ferrari Experience"

Cie Games, a successful social game developer and creator of the leading automotive-based Facebook game, Car Town, announced today The Ferrari Experience in Car Town. In Car Town, Ferrari real-world benefits are simulated to give players the thrill and experience of owning a Ferrari. Players can purchase a Ferrari, acc ... Continue reading

German Auto Makers To Promote Clean Diesel Models For North American Buyers

German Auto Makers To Promote Clean Diesel Models For North American Buyers

Complete 2012 Detroit Auto Show Coverage Find All Diesels - Prefect New Car Match By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor The Auto Channel DETROIT, January 9, 2012.; In a press conference at the North American International Auto Show that opened its doors to the media this morning, the VDA, the German car manufacturers ... Continue reading

Gamers and Gearheads Unite with Mario's First Appearance at the LA Auto Show

Gamers and Gearheads Unite with Mario's First Appearance at the LA Auto Show

Nintendo: WHAT: Nintendo will be making an unlikely pit stop at the 2011 LA Auto Show to celebrate the upcoming launch of Mario Kart 7 for the portable Nintendo 3DS system, marking the video game company's first-ever appearance at an automotive trade show. Members of the media are invited to an exclusive presentation b ... Continue reading

Cars 2: The Video Game Comes to Life

Cars 2: The Video Game Comes to Life

Disney Interactive Studios announced today a star-studded cast of celebrities straight from the upcoming Disney Pixar animated film Cars 2 will lend their voices to Cars 2: The Video Game. The celebrity voice cast will include Larry the Cable Guy returning as Mater, Emily Mortimer as Holley Shiftwell, Tony Shalhoub rea ... Continue reading

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