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Volkswagen Completes 30 Millionth Golf

Volkswagen Completes 30 Millionth Golf

Receives 'Car of the Year' award on the same day for the 7th gen Golf

After seven generations and nearly 40 years Volkswagen has completed its 30 millionth Golf at the Wolfsburg factory in Germany. The milestone comes on the same day that the seventh generation Golf receives the "Car of the Year 2013" awar...
14.06.2013 | 610 views | 0 comments
Ford Building Special Mustang for 'Need for Speed' Movie

Ford Building Special Mustang for 'Need for Speed' Movie

The car features a custom wide body kit and larger intakes for supercharged engine

Ford is partnering with DreamWorks Studios for the upcoming "Need for Speed" film based on the series of video games. Ford will promote the film heavily when it is released next March, and it has built a special Mustang that will star in...
11.06.2013 | 12617 views | 0 comments
Fiat and SMEG Partner to Create SMEG 500 Refrigerator

Fiat and SMEG Partner to Create SMEG 500 Refrigerator

Styled to look like the front of a classic Fiat 500

Fiat and Italian appliance manufacturer Smeg have introduced a new classic Fiat 500-inspired refrigerator that looks like the front end of a classic 500. The kitschy appliance would probably not fit in most homes but could look great in the right ...
04.06.2013 | 7394 views | 0 comments
Chevrolet and Dreamworks Promoting Animated Film Turbo Together

Chevrolet and Dreamworks Promoting Animated Film Turbo Together

Movie tells the story of a snail who competes in the Indy 500

Chevrolet is sponsoring the new animated film "Turbo" from Dreamworks Animation about a snail who enters the Indy 500. As part of the promotion, Chevrolet has created a replica of the Camaro that appears in the movie and will promot...
30.05.2013 | 9165 views | 0 comments
Roberto Cavalli Mini Auctioned at Life Ball for €150k

Roberto Cavalli Mini Auctioned at Life Ball for €150k

The auction will support HIV and AIDS research

Roberto and Eva Cavalli presented the Mini Paceman that they designed for the Life Ball on May 25. In the auction during the event, the car raised €150,000 for HIV and AIDS research and prevention. It is a record high for Mini's Life Ball...
27.05.2013 | 8242 views | 0 comments
Design Students Create Essence of Jaguar Design in Copper

Design Students Create Essence of Jaguar Design in Copper

It will be on display at the Clerkenwell Design Week

Students from the Royal College of Art have created a Jaguar-inspired art installation for the Clerkenwell Design Week, the UK's leading independent design festival, from May 21-23. The students worked with Jaguar's Advanced Design team to...
22.05.2013 | 5982 views | 0 comments
Nissan GT Academy Will Be Expanded for Gran Turismo 6 with Higher Stakes

Nissan GT Academy Will Be Expanded for Gran Turismo 6 with Higher Stakes

This year's prize is a season-long drive in a GT-R GT3

On May 15, Nissan and Sony held a press conference at Silverstone where they announced that "Gran Turismo 6" would be released for the PlayStation 3 this holiday season. Nissan also announced that it will expand the GT Academy program th...
16.05.2013 | 5179 views | 0 comments
Dodge and SRT Partner with 'Fast & Furious 6' in US

Dodge and SRT Partner with 'Fast & Furious 6' in US

The link will be advertised on television and in print

Fiat Group is putting a lot of marketing dollars behind "Fast and Furious 6." Alfa Romeo was on hand at the film's international premiere on May 7 in London and will have television and print advertising in Italy. In the United State...
10.05.2013 | 13918 views | 0 comments
Alfa Romeo Giulietta Getting Feature Role in 'Fast & Furious 6'

Alfa Romeo Giulietta Getting Feature Role in 'Fast & Furious 6'

The scene is being used in a new Giulietta advertisement

The sixth film in the "Fast & Furious" film series had its international debut on May 7 in London, and Alfa Romeo has announced that the Giulietta plays a key role in one of the film's action scenes. Alfa is also starting an adve...
08.05.2013 | 9453 views | 0 comments
Roberto Cavalli Unveils First Sketch of His Life Ball Mini Paceman

Roberto Cavalli Unveils First Sketch of His Life Ball Mini Paceman

Mini has been donating cars to the Life Ball since 2001

Mini and Roberto Cavalli have debuted the first sketch of the 2013 Life Ball Mini Paceman that Cavalli has designed. Each year since 2001, Mini donates a car to the charity event in Vienna and a famous designer or designers would put his or her pe...
08.05.2013 | 8543 views | 0 comments
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