is again on the cutting edge of automotive accident avoidance with
three new projects currently undergoing development that will
revolutionize vehicle safety. By developing several new high-tech safety
solutions, Volvo is taking a major step toward its 2020 goal that
nobody should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo car.
Drivers who make
phone calls and who check their email and text messages are becoming
increasingly common - and since these situations affect...
The rigorous development program of Jaguar's forthcoming F-TYPE sports car stepped up a gear as the model made its global public debut at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed.
The F-TYPE will be a two-seater sports car powered by both supercharged
V6 and supercharged V8 engines and will be launched in convertible
form. The full production F-TYPE range will be revealed later this year.
Indians baseball is in full swing and Toyota is proud to be the Official Vehicle of your Indianapolis Indians! Once again, Tom Wood Toyota
is giving you the chance to become the Toyota Fan of the Game by
entering at the dealership or at Victory Field. Every Indians home game,
one lucky fan will be chosen as the Toyota Fan of the Game, receiving 4
tickets to an upcoming Indians home game of their choice.
Winners will also
receive $20 in Tribe Tokens and Indians merchandise. Best of all, if an
to sample some excellent wine and bid on cool items all the while
supporting a worthy cause? If so, then we've got the event for you! Tom Wood Automotive is a proud sponsor of the Starfish Initiative's Wine Tasting/Silent Auction event to be held Friday, July 20 at Ruth's Chris Northside.
Tickets are $50 per person or $100 per couple, with all proceeds
benefitting the Starfish Initiative. The event starts at 6:00, and hors
de oeuvres are included. To RSVP, please contact Lori Seefeldt at
317.844.1155. Guests are limited to 150, so…
Nissan is attempting to set a Guinness World Record this weekend- by driving in reverse! At the UK's Goodwood Festival of Speed, which starts today, the 100% electric Nissan LEAF
will attempt to complete the famous 1.16-mile Goodwood hillclimb course
as fast as possible... but in reverse, setting a new Guinness World
Record for the fastest time over a distance of one mile in reverse.
With direct drive from the electric motor to its wheels, the Nissan LEAF
going backwards should be able to hit the same top speed it manages
going forwards. With its batteries located under…
Tom Wood Porsche held a VIP reception on Thursday to celebrate the arrival of the new 2013 Boxster. Guests enjoyed catering by Maggiano's, complimentary beer and wine, and various door prizes.
The highlight of the night was the presentation of the new Boxster.
Sales Consultant Rob Graves spoke about the vehicle before it was
presented: "The eve of the new Boxster is upon us. This unique roadster
is all about escape. It is the...
Ford's Mustang Customizer,
an app that that lets enthusiasts take advantage of the classic design
and make or re-make the Mustang of their dreams, has proved more popular
than Ford imagined. Users can choose to customize a Mustang V6, Mustang GT, Mustang Boss 302 or Shelby GT500,
and then view their vehicle from five different angles against three
different backgrounds; customizers can even determine how much smoke
their burnout generates. Accessories include body kits, wheels, decals, grilles and decklids, along with parts from Ford Racing Performance Parts and Ford Vehicle Personalization. Within minutes, several different looks can easily be…
Returning to the U.S. after a 7 year hiatus, the Audi allroad made its debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January. The new allroad is built on the A4 platform and has been modified to meet the functionality and design elements that define the iconic allroad.
The new allroad features 211 horsepower with 258 pounds-foot of torque
that makes it faster and more fuel efficient than its predecessor. The
exterior features a unique single frame grille design with vertical
chrome struts, stainless steel skid plates and side sills, and raised
aluminum-optic roof rails. Matte…
Toyota Land Cruiser
enthusiasts will have a new destination to add to their bucket lists
when the Land Cruiser Heritage Museum opens tomorrow in Tooele, Utah.
As part of the Miller Motorsports Park, the museum will house an extensive collection of Toyota Land Cruisers that belong to Greg Miller, CEO of the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies. The grand opening coincides with "CruiserFest,"
the annual gathering for Toyota Land Cruiser buffs. The vehicles on
display were selected to showcase the heritage of the Land Cruiser, and
the oldest is a 1959 FJ25 model.