As part of the Tom Wood Subaru commitment to the environment, and coinciding with the construction of our new LEED-certified dealership, we are excited to announce that we are now an EPAWasteWise Partner! We’ve teamed up with SafeMetrics, LLC to work toward our goal of becoming a zero-landfill dealership. Read on to find out what this means for our dealership and our community.
TOM WOOD SUBARU GOOD NEWS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
SafeMetrics, LLC wants to congratulate Tom Wood Subaru for becoming a WasteWise Partner in September 2013. SafeMetrics, LLC is working with Tom Wood Subaru to develop and…
Audi is celebrating the manufacture of its 500,000th TT sports car by launching an exclusive special edition. The new special edition is called the 2014 Audi TTS Competition and production will be limited to just 500 units. As the name suggests, the cars are based on the TTS model and come with some sporty upgrades. They are available exclusively in the special paint finishes Imola yellow or Nimbus gray. Inside, the cars get gray leather trim with yellow contrast stitching. Aluminum badges on the door trims embossed with “1 of 500” further accentuate the exclusivity of the special edition…
Imagine a stranger wearing a suit strolling into your backyard during a family barbecue. He’s carrying balloons, the title to your car and the keys to another car. Sound too good to be true? That’s exactly what happened to NYPD veteran Michael Dee. Dee became Toyota’s 50 millionth customer when he bought a Camry earlier this year. To celebrate the milestone sale, the company worked with his family to surprise him during a family barbecue in Levittown, N.Y. While Dee was busy at the grill, Toyota executive Bill Fay snuck into the backyard and presented him…
For the second consecutive year, Jaguar
held an exclusive, private cocktail reception with Playboy Magazine to
celebrate the Pebble Beach Automotive Weekend. The invitation-only
Jaguar Playboy event celebrated the auto maker's high-performance
models, the 2014 F-TYPE,
the XJR sports sedan and the limited production, ultra-track ready and
street legal XKR-S GT, at a beautiful private estate in Pebble Beach,
and model Gal Gadot attended the reception, and DJ/violinist duo Mia
Moretti and Caitlin Moe provided the soundtrack for the evening. Andy
Goss, President, Jaguar Land Rover North America, and Jaguar's Head of
Advanced Design, Julian…
Honda has launched a new campaign in support of the 2013 Civic. Targeting millennials and starring America's Got Talent host and performer Nick Cannon, the 'Best Yourself' campaign celebrates diversity and the drive to achieve success through non-traditional paths.
"We believe that things can always be better and this sentiment can be seen in the numerous improvements we made to the 2013 Civic. Honda made the best-selling compact car in the U.S. even better," said Mike Accavitti, senior vice president of auto operations at American Honda Motor Co., Inc., "The emotionally compelling and multi-layered 'Best Yourself' campaign is…
Here’s the dirt on Ford’s new paint technology: There isn’t any. The new Ford F-Series models are the latest vehicles to benefit from the company’s industry-first dirt detection technology to ensure optimal paint and surface quality. The system uses high-resolution cameras and reflected light to digitally identify surface imperfections finer than a grain of salt in final vehicle assembly, and to cue operators where to polish and buff out imperfections.
By using dirt detection technology, Ford improved paint quality and reduced customer complaints of vehicle surface finish by 82 percent within one year, as measured by…
What could that possibly mean? Volvo
released a new teaser video today that promises their 'vanilla days'
are over, and that we can expect a return to exciting, iconic design.
The date at the end of the video is August 29th, but the video
description mentions Frankfurt. The Frankfurt Auto Show starts September
10th, so maybe we'll get more pieces of information between now and
then. Stay tuned! As soon as we know, we...
Are you really, really good at racing video games and wish you could translate that into a career? Well, you can with Nissan’s GT Academy! Nissan and Sony held the first GT Academy in 2008, and since then the program has been defying both common sense and motorsports tradition. The academy takes people who are good at video games and, in a matter of months, turns them into professional drivers.
In 2008, Spain's Lucas Ordonez was a 23-year-old student who had never driven a real racecar. Then he won GT Academy Europe. This year, he was on the…
4p-, also known as Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndrome, is an extremely rare chromosome disorder. Fortville resident Jared Hiner started Kammy’s Kause after his daughter Kamdyn was diagnosed. The first Kammy’s Kause raised $1,000, and what started as an afternoon event with 5 local bands and 50 attendees has progressed into a two day music…
Tom Wood Porsche is a proud sponsor of the 2013 Carmel Artmobilia- an annual celebration of the art and design of the automobile. Each year, this unique event features a distinct gathering of recognized artists, collector cars, and automotive enthusiasts, showcased on the streets of the Carmel Arts & Design District. Please join us on Saturday, August 24, as we celebrate the art and design of the automobile with collector and enthusiast cars, exhibition car corrals, automotive artisans & vendors, shopping, dining & more. We hope to see you there!