Monthly Archives: May 2002

Queen of England presented with new Bentley State Limousine

May 31, 2002 Bentley State Limousine Click image to enlarge Windsor Castle, England – Bentley Motors chairman and chief executive Franz-Josef Paefgen presented a new, custom-built Bentley State Limousine to the Queen of England at Windsor Castle on Wednesday. It … Continue reading

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Queen of England presented with new Bentley State Limousine

Bentley State Limousine Click image to enlarge Windsor Castle, England – Bentley Motors chairman and chief executive Franz-Josef Paefgen presented a new, custom-built Bentley State Limousine to the Queen of England at Windsor Castle on Wednesday. It is the first … Continue reading

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DaimlerChrysler extends joint venture for Beijing Jeep Corporation until 2033

May 31, 2002 DaimlerChrysler extends joint venture for Beijing Jeep Corporation until 2033 Beijing, China – DaimlerChrysler and Beijing Automotive Industry (Group) Company (BAIC) today announced details of a 30-year agreement for their joint venture company in China, Beijing Jeep … Continue reading

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Toyota Canada supports rehabilitation of Rouge Watershed in Scarborough, Ontario

May 31, 2002 Toyota Canada supports rehabilitation of Rouge Watershed in Scarborough, Ontario Toronto, Ontario – On Sunday, June 2nd, Toyota Canada Chairman, Yoshio Nakatani, will present the Friends of the Rouge Watershed with a cheque for $10,000 – the … Continue reading

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New Range Rover now available

May 31, 2002 New Range Rover now available New Range RoverClick image to enlarge Irvine, California – The redesigned 2003 Range Rover officially goes on sale Saturday, June 1 at North America’s Land Rover dealerships. Since its world premiere last … Continue reading

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Jaguar racing drivers, Olympic athletes to play street hockey in Montreal

May 31, 2002 Jaguar racing drivers, Olympic athletes to play street hockey in Montreal Toronto, Ontario – Olympic athletes and Jaguar racing drivers will play a special game of street hockey in Montreal on June 6th. Jaguar Canada and the … Continue reading

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NHTSA mandates tire pressure monitoring devices

May 31, 2002 NHTSA mandates tire pressure monitoring devices Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today issued part one of a two-part final rule requiring tire pressure monitoring systems that warn the … Continue reading

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Queen of England presented with new Bentley State Limousine

May 31, 2002 Queen of England presented with new Bentley State Limousine Bentley State LimousineClick image to enlarge Windsor Castle, England – Bentley Motors chairman and chief executive Franz-Josef Paefgen presented a new, custom-built Bentley State Limousine to the Queen … Continue reading

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GM assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario ranks first in J.D. Power plant quality survey

May 30, 2002 GM assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario ranks first in J.D. Power plant quality survey Oshawa, Ontario – General Motors of Canada’s Oshawa Car Plant #2 placed first overall among all assembly plants in North America in the … Continue reading

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New automatic transmission fluid suits most vehicles

May 30, 2002 New automatic transmission fluid suits most vehicles Quarker State Multi-Vehicle ATF Burlington, Ontario – Pennzoil-Quaker State has introduced the first automatic transmission fluid developed for multi-vehicle use. Quaker State Multi-Vehicle ATF is recommended for use in the … Continue reading

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New Chrysler/Dupont paint technology reduces emissions by 25%

May 30, 2002 New Chrysler/Dupont paint technology reduces emissions by 25% Auburn Hills, Michigan – Chrysler Group’s Newark Assembly Plant is the first automotive plant in the world to take advantage of new painting technology that reduces emissions at least … Continue reading

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Energy-efficient vehicles highlighted at 2002 Future Car Congress

May 30, 2002 Energy-efficient vehicles highlighted at 2002 Future Car Congress Arlington, Virginia – SAE International on behalf of the U.S. Department of Energy and USCAR will present the 2002 Future Car Congress, June 3 – June 5 at the … Continue reading

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Volvo Canada celebrates company’s 75th anniversary with safety theme

May 30, 2002 Volvo Canada celebrates company’s 75th anniversary with safety theme Toronto, Ontario – Volvo Cars of Canada Ltd. has selected the month of June to celebrate Volvo’s 75 years of safety innovations. The June program includes advertising, public … Continue reading

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