Archives for August 2013

American Force Wheels Creates New Design For Work Trucks

MIAMI, Fla. – Heavy-duty work trucks are designed for function. But that doesn’t mean these vehicles can’t look good while getting the job done, and a great place to start is with the new “HD” dually wheel from American Force Wheels. Custom manufactured in the U.S.A. from 6061 forged aluminum and high-quality materials, the HD dually wheel is available in three sizes and two lug fitment configurations. [Read more…]

Chrysler Custom Challenge Finalists Named

The sensual lines and fluid surfaces of Chrysler vehicles make them the ideal canvas for customization. Chrysler customizers inject passion into every modification – from eye-catching paint jobs to performance boosters under hood. The Chrysler Custom Challenge, gives recognition to those visionary’s whose personal style elements and spirit of individuality exceed the norm. [Read more…]

Lingenfelter Performance Engineering To Showcase Corvettes At National Corvette Museum

DECATUR, Ind. – Visitors to the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky. can enjoy an exhibit through the end of 2013 featuring five coveted, one-of-a-kind Lingenfelter Performance Engineering Corvettes. Celebrating 60 years of the Corvette, the Corvette Museum is displaying the Lingenfelter vehicles in a special showing now through December 31. Lingenfelter is also celebrating a noteworthy anniversary, marking 40 years of performance-tuning expertise. [Read more…]

Smart ForTwo, Nissan Cube and Hummer H2 voted “most embarrassing cars”

Foster City, Calif. – The Smart ForTwo is the car Americans would least like to be seen in, according to a new survey from CarInsurance.com. In the survey, 1,500 licensed drivers were asked to look at photos of 12 vehicles made in the last decade and decide if they would be embarrassed to be seen in them. Then they were asked to rank the three most cringe-worthy. [Read more…]

Brandmotion Introduces 5 Rear Vision Packages to Tackle New Models

Ann Arbor, Michigan – Brandmotion, leading supplier of Authentic OEM™ rear vision systems to the aftermarket, has announced it is adding a new series of rear vision packages to its full line of vehicle safety systems. The 8500 series consists of five new models to fit newer vehicles, with one model designed for vehicles equipped with the tri-lobe mirror mount, such as the 2013 Ford Escape and Dodge Journey. [Read more…]