Cayman GTS

Two New Top Models With Higher Performance – Boxster GTS And Cayman GTS

The two most powerful and fastest mid-engine sports models from Porsche are ready and raring to go: with uprated engines and excellent PASM chassis the Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS set new benchmarks for sportiness in their segment. The independent front and a modified rear end, blackened bi-xenon headlights – with the Porsche Dynamic Light […]

Siemens Locomotives

Siemens Wins An Additional Locomotive Contract In The USA

The Departments of Transportation for the U.S. states of Illinois, California, Michigan, Missouri and Washington have awarded Siemens a contract for the delivery of 32 diesel-electric passenger locomotives. The contract is valued at approximately €165 million ($225 million). It includes a purchase option for another 225 locomotives which will be used for regional and mainline […]


Bosch Safety Technology For Motorcyclists

Motorcycling is becoming safer. From 2008 to 2013, the number of motorcyclists who had fatal accidents on Germany’s roads fell by 13 percent to 568. Experts believe that one reason for the decline is the spread of anti-lock braking systems. Summarizing the findings from the German In-Depth Accident Study GIDAS, Gerhard Steiger, president of the […]


Nissan Group Reports July 2014 U.S. Sales

Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for July 2014 of 121,452 units, an increase of 11.4 percent over the prior year and a July record. July 2014 July 2013 % Change Nissan Group Total sales (units) 121,452 109,041 11.4 Nissan Division July sales 112,914 101,279 11.5 Infiniti July sales* 8,538 7,762 10.0 Nissan highlights: […]

Setra TopClass 500

Swiss Bus Operator Brunner Trusts In Setra TopClass 500

Brunner Ferienreisen AG has taken receipt of its first Setra TopClass 500 touring coach. The unveiling ceremony for the S 516 HDH was applauded by over 50 Brunner customers at the Setra customer centre in Neu-Ulm. For manager Peter Brunner, who runs the family company in its second generation together with his brother, Kurt Brunner, the applause was […]


Polaris Debuts 2015 ORV And Motorcycle Product Lines

Celebrating 60 years as a respected leader in powersports, Polaris Industries Inc unveiled its 2015 product offerings from its on-road and off-road vehicle divisions this week during its annual summer sales meeting. The new lineup accelerates Polaris’ long-standing reputation for innovation by launching unprecedented new vehicles while enhancing existing products. All-new vehicles include the RZR […]

2015 Acura TLX GT

Acura TLX GT Race Car To Debut At Mid-Ohio

After completing an initial test program, Acura Motorsports will debut the new 2015 Acura TLX GT in Pirelli World Challenge competition this weekend at American Honda’s “home” circuit, the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, in the hands of RealTime Racing owner/driver Peter Cunningham. The new TLX GT will move Acura into the top category of the […]


Fastest Production SUV Around Nurburgring – Range Rover Sport SVR

The Range Rover Sport SVR has lapped the famous Nordschleife circuit at the Nürburgring in Germany in 8 minutes 14 seconds, making it the fastest production SUV around the Nürburgring. The impressive feat was carried out by a Land Rover driver testing a standard production example of the potent new performance flagship. The new SVR, […]

2014 Toyota RAV4

Toyota Is No. 1 Retail Manufacturer In July 2014

Toyota, Scion and Lexus today reported total July 2014 sales results of 215,802 units, an increase of 7.3 percent from July 2013 on a daily selling rate (DSR). On a raw-volume basis, unadjusted for 26 selling days in July 2014 versus 25 selling days in July 2013, sales increased 11.6 percent over the year-ago month. […]