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Jaguar Land Rover Initiates First Round of Takata-Related Recalls for Certain Jaguar XF and Land Rover Range Rover Models

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In accordance with the requirements of the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act, Jaguar Land Rover North America today announced it has begun notifying owners of certain 2009-2011 Jaguar XF and 2007-2011 Land Rover Range Rover vehicles of a recall affecting the safety of passenger side airbags fitted to these vehicles. For the first phase of this recall, owners of the identified vehicles that are currently, or have ever been, registered in the following areas are encouraged to visit www.SaferCar.gov and enter their Vehicle Identificat... Read More »

Personnel changes within BMW Group Communications

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Effective 1 September 2016, Alexander Bilgeri will take over as Vice PresidentProduct, Technology and Sports Communications for the BMW Group. He succeeds Dirk Arnold, who was named Vice President Product Management BMW i and e-Mobility in June 2016. Bilgeri joined the BMW Group in 2004 and is currently Vice President Communications for the Americas region. He was previously responsible for Business and Finance Communications for the company.   Alexander Bilgeri will be replaced as Vice President Communications on the American contin... Read More »

Toyota Motor Sales Reports July 2016 Sales

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Toyota division posted July 2016 sales of 186,343 units, down 0.5 percent on a volume basis and DSR basis. “Light trucks remained the hottest segment for the industry in July,” said Bill Fay, group vice president and general manager, Toyota division. “Toyota Division reported its best-ever light truck sales for the month, supported by record July results for both RAV4 and Highlander.” Lexus posted July sales of 27,890 units, down 6.5 percent on a volume basis and DSR basis. “Lexus luxury utility vehicles had another strong sales month,... Read More »

BMW Motorrad congratulates Michael Martin. 25 years of adventure travels on the BMW GS

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Michael Martin has been travelling to the most distant corners of the earth for more than 30 years now and has become the world’s most renowned desert photographer. It was 25 years ago that the qualified geographer chose the motorcycle as his preferred expedition vehicle, actually a BMW R 100 GS, on which he undertook the Transafrica trip from Kenya to Cape Town. “To me the motorcycle seemed to be the ideal means of transport for going on my long-haul adventure travels to the most remote parts of our planet. Compared to a car, it is very lig... Read More »

Toyota Celebrates Hispanic Community at 2016 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Conference

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“Toyota is proud to support NCLR’s important work, which continues to uplift the Hispanic community,” said Steve St. Angelo, Chief Executive Officer, Toyota Latin America and Caribbean Region. “As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Corolla—the most popular vehicle among Hispanics— we are committed to deepening our relationship with this vibrant and dynamic community that has played such an important role in our success.”NCLR is the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the U.S., reaching millions of Hispanics... Read More »

Success on two continents: Wins for the BMW S 1000 RR racers in the British Superbike Championship, the International Road Racing Championship and the Malaysia Superbike Championship

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In the British Superbike Championship (BSB) in Thruxton (GB), in the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC) in Chimay (BE) and in the Malaysia Superbike Championship (MSC) in Sepang (MY): last weekend, the BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers were victorious in every series they contested. In total, they claimed five wins and a further seven podium finishes. 2016 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. Courtesy of another double win in the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC), Vincent Lonbois (BE) returned back to the top three of the 2016 BM... Read More »

Toyota and Cincinnati Children’s Partner with Children’s Health to Launch Buckle Up for Life in North Texas

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To help address this, Toyota and Cincinnati Children’s have partnered with Children’s Health, the leading pediatric health care system in North Texas, to launch the national education programBuckle Up for Life in North Texas. During the six week program, trained specialists work closely with parents and caregivers to teach them about all aspects of car seats, booster seats and seat belts. The program is offered in English and Spanish and provides free seats to families in need. “Buckle Up for Life is a great example of how Toyota partners wi... Read More »

Highlight in the Ardennes: BMW M6 GT3 set for its debut at the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

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BMW returns to the Ardennes as defending champion, after the BMW Z4 GT3 triumphed last year on its final appearance at a major 24-hour race. Three BMW teams will take their place on the starting grid when the endurance classic is held for the 68th time. At the wheel of the BMW M6 GT3 will once again be a host of BMW works drivers. The marathon at the “Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps” is a permanent fixture on the international race calendar and, in BMW, has a regular winner. BMW cars have crossed the finish line first on 22 occasions. The first... Read More »

The new BMW R nineT Scrambler – a down-to-earth character beyond established conventions

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The new BMW R nineT Scrambler – a down-to-earth character beyond established conventions. They were ridden by action heroes on the screen and scores of hobby racers entered mountain and beach races on them: the Scramblers. With deep-treaded tyres, a raised exhaust, somewhat extended spring travel and a relaxed seating position, Scramblers offered their riders in the 1950s to 1970s not just motorcycling fun on winding country roads but also great off-road capability and therefore an extended range of use. Like the motorcycles themselves, the pe... Read More »

Value Kia Partnership – A Worthy Cause to Save Paws

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One thing we're known for here at Value Kia is our trade-in policy. No matter what, we will give you at least $4,500 for a trade-in. There are absolutely no restrictions. If you have an old, clunky car you're ready to trade in for an all-new Kia vehicle, don't hesitate to bring it here to Value Kia. Philadelphia, PA-NJ - Value Kia and Tree Tops Animal Rescue are proud to announce that they are teaming up to make a difference. This recent partnership came out Value Kia's desire to give back to the community they love. When they heard about Tr... Read More »

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