March 2016

Bentley unveils the Muslanne Grand Limousine by Mulliner

(March 1, 2016) GENEVA — Bentley unveils the Mulsanne Grand Limousine by Mulliner at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show today, showcasing the ultimate expression of automotive luxury, craftsmanship, individualization and refinement. The Mulsanne Grand Limousine is three feet longer than Bentley’s new Mulsanne and features a unique interior with private-aviation-style seating configuration in the rear cabin.

FCA reports best February sales since 2006

(March 1, 2016) AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles today reported U.S. sales of 182,879 units, a 12 percent increase compared with sales in February 2015 (163,586 units), and the group’s best February sales in 10 years.

The Jeep, Dodge and Ram Truck brands each posted year-over-year sales gains in February compared with the same month a year ago. The Ram Truck brand’s 27 percent increase was the largest sales gain of any FCA US brand during the month. The group extended its streak of year-over-year sales gains to 71 consecutive months.

Volkswagen introduces open top SUV concept

(March 1, 2016) GENEVA — The new T-Cross Breeze will take center stage on the Volkswagen stand at the 86th Geneva Motor Show today, “the first open-top SUV in its class and, at the same time, an affordable, cheeky cabriolet with a raised seating position that gives you a perfect view.” The concept underlines that Volkswagen is making mobility more of an experience than ever before.