Luxury automakers are hewing to models with greater fuel efficiency and innovative technologies April 18-27 at the 2014 New York Auto Show.
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Luxury sponsors of the Masters Tournament April 10-14 at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA, are getting ready for sustained interaction with the affluent audience that the event garners.
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Luxury automakers are beginning to pair up with technology giant Apple to make their automobiles’ user interfaces easier for iPhone owners to operate and more engaging.
Italian automaker Ferrari earned the status of the most powerful brand in relation to its class set, while Apple maintained its position as the most valuable brand, according to the Brand Finance Global 500 report by brand valuation consultancy Brand Finance.
While automotive commercials tend to be singular in their push for sales, commissioned short films generally step away from self-promotion and celebrate broader areas of life.
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Luxury automakers stage wintry events to show off the control of their vehicles, but throughout the year driving events and tours present occasions to draw new consumers and solidify loyalties.
German automaker Mercedes-Benz is improving the diagnostic capabilities of emergency personnel with a QR code sticker on every new vehicle that relays internal and external information.