DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 16, 2012 – America’s most efficient utility vehicle – Ford’s new 108-MPGe C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid – also has the most range of any utility or compact vehicle with a 620-mile overall driving range as rated by the Environmental Protection Agency. Ford C-MAX Energi has the most range of any utility or […]
Japanese car measuring 45 cm tall has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for being the World’s Smallest Car. Named “Mirai” which means “future” in Japanese measures just 45.2 cm tall. The car was created by teachers and students of the automobile engineering course of Okayama Sanyo High School in Asakuchi, Japan. The car […]
The Alfa Romeo 8C name was used on road, race and sports cars of the 1930s. The 8C means 8 cylinders, and originally referred to a straight 8-cylinder engine. The Vittorio Jano designed 8C was Alfa Romeo’s primary racing engine from its introduction in 1931 to its retirement in 1939.
The inventor Mary Anderson is credited with devising the first operational windshield wiper in 1903. Mary Anderson (1866–1953) was a real estate developer, rancher, viticulturist and inventor of the windshield wiper blade.
The current record is $16,390,000 for a 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa, sold on August 21, 2011 in an auction hosted by Gooding & Company in Pebble Beach Equestrian Center, in Pebble Beach, California, United States.