BMW Brilliance Automotive expands battery factory in China

MUNICH, Germany — The BMW Brilliance Automotive (BBA) joint venture announced a comprehensive expansion of their China battery plant. Since 2009, the joint venture has invested more than 52 billion RMB (approx. 6.7 billion euros) in the BBA plants, and employs more than 16,000 people. At the “High-Voltage Battery Centre Phase II”, BBA will produce…

The new Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster

GERMANY — Mercedes Benz announced that it will release the Mercedes-AMG later in the year with: the new AMG GT S Roadster. The basis for the high Driving Performance of the new AMG GT S Roadster is the combination of a lightweight aluminum spaceframe, a Handcrafted AMG 4.0-liter V8 biturbo engine, a seven-speed dual clutch…

Rolls-Royce Cullinan 2019 – luxury SUV –

Rolls-Royce Cullinan unveiled a first look at its all luxury SUV to the world on May 10, 2018. Promising luxury in its purest form blended with perfect practicality and off-road capability, Cullinan is effortless, everywhere. Torsten Müller-Ötvös, Chief Executive Officer, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. “The launch of a new Rolls-Royce model is always a seminal moment…

2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid Plugs in and Boosts Performance

ATLANTA, Georgia — The 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid solidifies its place in the lineup while making significant advancements over both the standard Cayenne and the preceding Cayenne S E-Hybrid it replaces. Those advantages include more power, quicker acceleration, a faster top speed, and increased electric-only range. The Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid uses the same three-liter mono-turbo…

Tenneco is buying Federal-Mogul from Icahn Enterprises for $5.4 billion

NEW YORK — Icahn Enterprises L.P. announced entrance into a definitive agreement to sell its indirect wholly owned subsidiary Federal-Mogul LLC (“Federal-Mogul”) to Tenneco Inc. for $5.4 billion, comprised of $800 million in cash and 29.5 million shares of Tenneco common stock, of which 23.8 million shares will be non-voting shares that will convert to…

Ford Unveils All-New Focus

COLOGNE, Germany — Ford unveiled to the global public debut the all-new Ford Focus, the most accomplished and technically-competent Focus ever. Following closer collaboration with customers than ever before, the all-new Focus has been developed from the ground up to provide the most confidence-inspiring, intuitive, and rewarding driving and occupant experience of any mid-size family…

Ne-Yo partners with Lincoln for music series featuring 2018 Lincoln Navigator

ATLANTA, Georgia — Lincoln and R&B sensation Ne-Yo unveil their all-new commerical for the “Lincoln First Listen” series which features the Revel sound system in the luxurious and redesigned Lincoln Navigator. Throughout the commerical recording superstar NE-YO can be seen discussing the inspiration for his new song, “Good Man.”

AeroMobil Unveils AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL Concept

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — Here’s a first glance at the electric 4-seater AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL, the flying taxi combining autonomous flight with driving capability. AeroMobil, an advanced engineering company, today announced the extension of its planned product range with the launch of the AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) concept for shared mobility. Together with…