Scion is definitely trying to make the most of the year by launching better vehicles that can allow them to get better market share. Now the automaker has decided to bring out the market retail price for some of the new limited production 10 Series, 2014 tC and the 2014 iQ. Scion said that they believe that they need to offer better cars at affordable prices and therefore they have decided to keep the prices low.
Buick is celebrating eleven decades of production history this year but as Buick marches forward into many new years of car production it looks back into the history especially during World War 2 when the vehicles that they produced looked very different. Buick remembered that in the February of 1942 they came up with another engineering feat that was called M18 tank destroyer and it was better known as Hellcat. Buick said that the M18 originated in the design studio of Harley Earl that has worked a lot on the camouflage paint. While Earl was really keen on the design of the tank destroyer he was also passionate about the crushing power of the tank that would target enemy tanks and destroy them.
Top car makers are always interested in winning some of the top auto races happening across the world. Now, Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG) has announced that they have sent their revised and modified TMG EV P002 that will participate in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb to defend its electric title record. TMG said that they are really concerned about the winning title and the electric car record that they have so far and therefore they would like to defend it this year. The company said that last year the vehicle had perform to have a record run of 10 minutes and 15.380 seconds and therefore they have made some changes to the vehicle that will allow the vehicle to improve further.
The greatest spectacle in racing, Indianapolis500, going to be held on May 26, will observe 2014 Corvette Stingray to lead the field. The seventh-generation Stingray was confirmed by GM for the start of the 97th running of the great event. This is not only the 17th consecutive year we see the GM vehicle be a part of the race but also it is the 12th time the Corvette holds this merit starting in 1978. Indianapolis Motor Speedway will play a role in promoting the heritage between Chevrolet and the Indianapolis 500. Influenced and designed by racing, t this prestigious assignment for the 2014 Corvette Stingray is just a perfect fitting.
The redesigned 2014 Toyota 4Runner debuts but on a different stage and it will be at the 2013 Stagecoach Music Festival held in California. This is the first time the automaker makes a public reveal at a major music festival. California’s premier country music festival is based on vintage circus-theme. A unique Toyota stage has been set up and it will be hosted by Buzz Brainard, the SiriusXM radio personality. There would also be a very special performance by Dierks Bentley, the country recording artist.
Automakers today are not just concerned about the cars that they deliver but also about the entire experience that buyers will go through when they are in the car and when they drive it. Ford has been working on various levels where they team up with different companies and research teams that can allow them to learn more about better designs. Ford has now announced that they have teamed up with American Institute of Architects San Francisco Chapter that can allow them to know more about design and find common trends between buildings and cars.