Mary Barra’s first 3 months as General Motors Basic Motors’ chief executive are shaping up to be fairly awful from a monetary standpoint.
On the latest episode of Jay Leno’s Garage the guest’s are each from within the garage: the guy they call Professor Jim Hall, Leno’s master fabricator, and the 1966 Lotus 26R that he spent 18 months building. The Elan 26R was the racing model of the Elan that Lotus founder Colin Chapman started constructing right after watching privateer teams prep their roadgoing Elans for competitors duty all over Europe. Constructed by the factory from 1964-1966, drivers like Jim Clark and Jackie Stewart won silverware in the roadster known as “the giant killer.”
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Possibly there’s a simple explanation for car industry’s broadly reported worry that today’s teenager doesn’t care about driving, and 20- and 30-somethings don’t seem to be as gaga more than automobiles.
When BMW unveiled the M3 and M4 at the Detroit Auto Present back in January, we advised you that the new sportsters were starting up at $ 62,000 and $ 64,200, respectively. That leaked data, even though, only informed a little portion of the story for the new M cars. Now, we have the full pricing sheet on the new coupe and sedan, direct from BMW.