Inside the Industry

2024 Nissan Z NISMO delivers thrilling performance from $66,085

(September 26, 2023) NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The new halo in Nissan’s multi-decade legacy of sports car performance and excitement, the limited-availability 2024 Z NISMO is on sale now with a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $66,085 including destination charge.

Bentley celebrates 90th birthday of 'The Silent Sports Car'

60 Bentleys of the 'Derby era'
appear at Bentley's Dream Factory

(September 26, 2023) CREWE, England — Bentley Motors has welcomed 60 beautiful Bentleys of the 'Derby era' to Crewe to celebrate the 90th birthday of the Bentley 3½ Liter, commonly known simply as the "Derby Bentley."

HVS celebrates milestone testing phase with rollout of engineering prototype

(September 25, 2023) GLASGOW — Zero-emission, hydrogen-powered commercial vehicle innovator, Hydrogen Vehicle Systems (HVS), has announced the delivery of its engineering prototype test “mule,” X1.5, to the HVS test facilities. This marks the beginning of the crucial development phase to bring the UK’s first full-sized hydrogen HGV to market.

INEOS Automotive begins production of Grenadier 4x4s for North America

More than 7,000 orders placed
for the Grenadier 4X4 in the U.S.

(September 25, 2023) LONDON — The first series production Grenadier 4X4s for North America have started rolling off INEOS Automotive’s production line in Hambach, France. The first U.S.-bound Grenadier — a Belstaff Fieldmaster edition in Scottish White — emerged from the end-of-line Quality Inspection bay Sept. 21.

Los Angeles Auto Show to unveil some of Kevin Hart’s car collection

11 of Hart's prized vehicles
to be displayed in showcase hall

(September 24, 2023) LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Auto Show will host the first public appearance of the Kevin Hart Kollection. Open to the public from Nov. 17-26, show visitors will be able to view 11 of Hart’s personal favorites, all of which were custom-built to his specifications. An entire showcase hall at the Los Angeles Convention Center will be devoted to the Kollection, allowing attendees to be immersed in Kevin Hart’s world.

Morgan Super 3 makes United States debut in N.Y.

(September 23, 2023) LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — The Morgan Super 3 will make its United States debut at The Bridge VII today — Saturday, Sept. 23 — with two specially commissioned bespoke models. Hosted at Bridgehampton Golf Club, The Bridge has become one of the United States’ most original and exclusive annual automotive events, showcasing some of the most prominent automobiles from past and present

New SEMA show exhibit to highlight future vehicle propulsion technology

(September 22, 2023) DIAMOND BAR, Calif. — The SEMA FutureTech Studio, a new exhibit at the 2023 SEMA Show, will give attendees at the world’s leading automotive trade show an opportunity to learn about what the future of vehicle propulsion may look like. Located in Central Hall, the SEMA FutureTech Studio will be part of the new EV & Future Propulsion section that evolved from the popular SEMA Electrified exhibit at recent SEMA Shows.

Hyundai offers complimentary charger, installation help for EV customers

(September 22, 2023) FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. — To help encourage EV-curious customers to go electric, Hyundai is now offering customers who purchase or lease select Hyundai EVs a complimentary ChargePoint Home Flex Level 2 charger and up to $600 off installation using the Hyundai Home Marketplace. This offer will not only save customers money, it will also facilitate an improved customer experience by leveraging Hyundai’s partnership with Electrum and its expert team of Energy Advisors. For more information —

Mecum Auctions returns to Indiana State Fairgrounds for 2023 fall auction

1929 Ford Model AA stake pickup truck

1,500 muscle cars, classics
to cross the auction block Oct. 5-7

(September 22, 2023) WALWORTH, Wis. — Inspired by the continued growth in consignments and sales at Dana Mecum’s Original Spring Classic — an annual destination for collector car hobbyists each May in Indianapolis — Mecum Auctions established the Indy Fall Special to cater to the strong demand of its customers and fans.

Bentley launches special edition 6-in-1 Mulliner Tricycle

Unprecedented luxury for little ones
inspired by the Bentley Mulliner Range

(September 21, 2023) CREWE, England — Bentley Motors has created a 6-in-1 Mulliner Tricycle inspired by the Mulliner Range. Designed with style, comfort and safety in mind, the Mulliner inspired 6-in-1 Trike has been created to grow alongside your child in true Bentley style.