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The Cars of Donald Trump

The Cars of Donald Trump

It seems like virtually every aspect of Donald Trump’s life has been closely examined in the media in recent months. That’s inevitable really when you’re not only the US President-elect, but also an outspoken individual. ... Continue reading

Two Gold Infused Phantoms Join Rolls-Royce Collection Destined For The 13 Hotel, Macau +VIDEO

Two Gold Infused Phantoms Join Rolls-Royce Collection Destined For The 13 Hotel, Macau +VIDEO

Two exceptional motor cars will join the collection at the most anticipated hotel, THE 13. Reserved for the hotel’s most important guests, the two highly Bespoke gold infused creations will become the flagships of the 30 strong collection of Rolls-Royce Phantoms, commissioned by luxury entrepreneur Stephen Hung, Join ... Continue reading

Introducing the New LEGO Batmobile From Chevrolet +VIDEO

Introducing the New LEGO Batmobile From Chevrolet +VIDEO

The brand partners with Warner Bros. for “The LEGO Batman Movie.” Chevrolet, along with students from Detroit’s Cody Rouge community, A World in Motion and FIRST LEGO League, unveiled its life-size LEGO Batmobile today at the North American International Auto Show. ... Continue reading

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars - The Epitome of Custom Made +VIDEO

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars - The Epitome of Custom Made +VIDEO

True Luxury Is Personal LONDON - January 13, 2017: From the inception of the marque 113 years ago, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has stood alone in serving the world’s wealthy and influential an exquisite blank canvas from which to express their tastes, lifestyles and passions. Where once this fell to independent coachbuild ... Continue reading

New For 2017: Bentley Continental Supersports - The World's Fastest Four-Seat Car +VIDEO

New For 2017: Bentley Continental Supersports - The World's Fastest Four-Seat Car +VIDEO

Bentley presents its fastest and most powerful production model to date: the new Bentley Continental Supersports. A top speed of 209 mph (336 km/h) and a 0-60 mph time of 3.4 seconds (0-100 km/h in 3.5 seconds) make the new Continental Supersports the world’s fastest and most powerful luxury four-seat car. ... Continue reading

2016 Alfa Romeo 4C Wins Inaugural "Buyer's Choice Award for Best Sports Car"

2016 Alfa Romeo 4C Wins Inaugural "Buyer's Choice Award for Best Sports Car"

Industry accolade comes courtesy of Autobytel as more sports car buyers shopped for the Alfa Romeo 4C on Autobytel.com than any other vehicle in the category Ultralight carbon fiber monocoque and aluminum chassis structures afford 4C an incredible power-to-weight ratio, weighing under 2,500 pounds (lbs.) Race-inspired ... Continue reading

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Auto Central January 8, 2016; After this past weeks onslaught of self-serving ulterior motivated Silicon Valley originated and paid for propaganda about the autonomous car at CES (Consumer Electronics Show), and the rolling stone momentum pushed along by the digital claque, including sycophants in the press (c/net,Hey ... Continue reading

The Drive Home II - Another Journey To NAIAS in Vintage Detroit Iron

The Drive Home II - Another Journey To NAIAS in Vintage Detroit Iron

THE DRIVE HOME II Another Intrepid Journey in Vintage Detroit Iron By Steve Purdy Potos by William Hall and Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Why do you suppose this courageous group of vintage car enthusiasts would liberate 3 old cars from a west coast museum and drive them thousands of miles in often-treac ... Continue reading

2017 Chevy Volt Review by Del Coates +VIDEO

2017 Chevy Volt Review by Del Coates +VIDEO

SAN JOSE, CA - May 2, 2016: Chevrolet's Gen 2 (second generation) Volt appeared briefly as a 2016 model in just 11 states. It's now available, for a few dollars more, in all 50 states as a 2017 model. It represents an impressive improvement among hybrid cars that reminds me more of a Tesla than a Prius. Like the Gen 1 ... Continue reading

2017 Detroit Auto Show: Michigan Classic Car Gatherings in Michigan Pre Show

2017 Detroit Auto Show: Michigan Classic Car Gatherings in Michigan Pre Show

TACOMA, Wash., Jan. 4, 2017 -- LeMay – America's Car Museum (ACM), an entity of America's Automotive Trust (AAT), and the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) will celebrate our nation's motoring heritage at classic car gatherings throughout Michigan from January 4 to 6. ... Continue reading

Barrett-Jackson’s 2017 Scottsdale Auction Will Feature an Extraordinary Docket of Rare Mopars

Barrett-Jackson’s 2017 Scottsdale Auction Will Feature an Extraordinary Docket of Rare Mopars

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions®, will feature an extraordinary docket of rare Mopars during the 46th Annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, to be held Jan. 14-22, 2017, at the WestWorld of Scottsdale in Arizona. ... Continue reading

Honda Reaches 100 Million Worldwide Automobile Production Milestone

Honda Reaches 100 Million Worldwide Automobile Production Milestone

TOKYO - December 22, 2016: Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced that the company has reached the 100 million-unit milestone in cumulative global automobile production. ... Continue reading

The Most Valuable Classic Car of the World: the Missing Link

The Most Valuable Classic Car of the World: the Missing Link

OSDORF, Germany, December 20, 2016 --With PhotoIn the free port of Geneva, superrich collectors gather to celebrate 130 years of progress in the automotive industry. They pay homage to the most revolutionary invention on the way to seemingly unlimited mobility: 2016 the very first four-wheeled automobile with a combust ... Continue reading

J.D. Rockefeller-owned 1917 Crane Simplex Roadtrip To 2017 NAIAS Detroit

J.D. Rockefeller-owned 1917 Crane Simplex Roadtrip To 2017 NAIAS Detroit

America’s Automotive Trust to Showcase 100 Years of Automotive History with J.D. Rockefeller-owned 1917 Crane Simplex Historic coach-built vehicle will be displayed during stops on ‘The Drive Home II’ winter road rally across Northeastern states and the North American International Auto Show TACOMA, Wash. (Dec. ... Continue reading

Edison Festival of Light Announces Schedule +VIDEO

Edison Festival of Light Announces Schedule +VIDEO

It is time to "Illuminate. Innovate. Celebrate." in Southwest Florida. The Edison Festival of Light, Southwest Florida's largest and longest running festival announces its official event schedule. "The 79th Edison Festival brings together the inventions and innovations of Thomas Alva Edison while celebrating our histor ... Continue reading

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