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BMW Thermaltake Gaming Industry Level 10 Concept Case BMW Thermaltake Gaming Industry Level 10 Concept Case

The gaming industry – a sector that can deservedly adorn itself with attributes such as visionary creativity, innovation and progressiveness. However, who inspires the gaming industry and how does one set trends in a sector that is in itself the embodiment of progressive thinking and imaginativeness? One answer to that question is currently being given by BMW Group DesignworksUSA, with the presentation of a design concept for a high-end gaming tower prototype that was inspired by the gaming...

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Surf's Up this Summer for Mazda and Serena Brooke Surf's Up this Summer for Mazda and Serena Brooke

Mazda is gearing up for a summer of surfing and sun with Aussie surfing star Serena Brooke. Serena Brooke joins the ranks of respected, high-profile Australians such as radio star Andy Lee and Olympic gold medallist Michael Klim as a Mazda Ambassador. Indisputably one of the hottest and most radical female surfers, Serena Brooke on the planet, Brooke is currently rated in the top ten female surfers in the world on a competitive basis. Gold Coast-based Brooke has cut a swathe through...

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Blue Light gets green light for November - (Australia) Blue Light gets green light for November - (Australia)

Yamaha Motor Australia is once again pleased to be the naming rights sponsor of the annual Blue Light Rally. The Victoria Police Motors Sports Club trail ride has been running the Noojee-based rally for over 30 years and during this time the Blue Light has cemented its position asthe largest off road participatory event in Australia.

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Hummers Used in Melbourne to Curb Street Violence - (Australia) Hummers Used in Melbourne to Curb Street Violence - (Australia)

After a weekend of intoxicated violence that left a 24 year old Melbourne male on life support, Victoria Police are resorting to other methods to send their message. Victoria Police have announced the 24 year old male has died. This has left the State Government and Victoria Police fuming after recent efforts to reduce street violence in Melbourne's CBD. The controversial 2am lockout proved to be ineffective; therefore Police Assistant Commissioner Gary Jamieson is hoping to introduce a new...

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All Citroens Lead to Rome! All Citroens Lead to Rome!

Every four years the Citroenista, the most passionate fans of the Citroën marque, gather to celebrate their love of everything Citroën and this year the venue was Rome, with 16,000 spectators watching 2,457 cars on the track, 1500 on display and another 6,000 brought to the event by their owners, which was held at the Vallelunga race track, 32 km north of Rome.

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Surf's up for the Hyundai iLoad - (Australia) Surf's up for the Hyundai iLoad - (Australia)

Between 17th and 23rd August the Hyundai iLoad helped handle the logistics at the 2008 Oxbow Australian Longboarding Titles held at Port Macquarie's surrounding beaches.

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Hyundai and the Queensland Roar kick goals for football in Redcliffe - (Australia) Hyundai and the Queensland Roar kick goals for football in Redcliffe - (Australia)

The Peninsula Power Football Club accepted a cheque from Hyundai Motor Company Australia, after being selected by the Queensland Roar as the recipient of the Hyundai's 'Goals for Grassroots' program.

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Mitsubishi’s “Magnificent Seven” Home From Beijing Olympics - (Australia) Mitsubishi’s “Magnificent Seven” Home From Beijing Olympics - (Australia)

Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) has welcomed home their “Magnificent Seven”, the seven young athletes the automotive importer sponsored during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

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Nissan Australia Partners With Three Leading Australian Universities To Support The Next Generation Of Industrial Designers - (Australia) Nissan Australia Partners With Three Leading Australian Universities To Support The Next Generation...

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility program, Nissan Australia has partnered with three leading Australian universities to provide financial support to the next generation of industrial designers.

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Hyundai and the Newcastle Jets Kick Goals for Junior Football in Maitland - (Australia) Hyundai and the Newcastle Jets Kick Goals for Junior Football in Maitland - (Australia)

Maitland Junior Football club accepted a cheque from Hyundai Motor Company Australia, after being selected by the Newcastle Jets as the recipient of the Hyundai’s ‘Goals for Grassroots’ program.

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Mitsubishi’s Sally McLellan Wins Silver in Beijing - (Australia) Mitsubishi’s Sally McLellan Wins Silver in Beijing - (Australia)

Last night an elated Sally McLellan claimed the silver medal in the women’s 100m hurdles in one of the most memorable moments of this Olympic Games for Australians.

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Spring Fashion Week to Visit Melbourne’s Home of Automotive Style and Luxury - (Australia) Spring Fashion Week to Visit Melbourne’s Home of Automotive Style and Luxury - (Australia)

Australia’s Victorian capital will be alive with activity next month when Melbourne Spring Fashion Week opens, and it will all start in one of the fashion capital’s most unique and stylish settings: Mercedes-Benz Melbourne.

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Conspiracy Theorists Rejoice - (Global) Conspiracy Theorists Rejoice - (Global)

When the developers of the latest edition of Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Conspiracy video game went looking for a fast and agile get-away car, they turned naturally enough to MINI.

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Mitsubishi Puts Sally Leaps and Bounds Ahead of the Olympic Competition - (Australia) Mitsubishi Puts Sally Leaps and Bounds Ahead of the Olympic Competition - (Australia)

Athletic superstar Sally McLellan is on the road to Olympic glory, and Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) is behind her all the way with the announcement of an individual sponsorship agreement.

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Hyundai Supports Local Football Clubs - (Australia) Hyundai Supports Local Football Clubs - (Australia)

Hyundai has announced that it is continuing its support of the ‘Goals For Grassroots’ Hyundai A-League football program. The program is designed to help football within local communities.

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MINI Clubman Rickshaw for Beijing - (Australia) MINI Clubman Rickshaw for Beijing - (Australia)

A very special MINI vehicle is providing passengers with an unforgettable driving experience of a most unusual type. Locals and visitors to the games alike can move smoothly through the busy traffic in the Asian capital in a MINI Rickshaw made specially for Beijing – a typical MINI experience.

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Mitsubishi Get Into the Team Spirit with Erin - (Australia) Mitsubishi Get Into the Team Spirit with Erin - (Australia)

Australian Women’s Basketball point guard Erin Phillips, with support from Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL), is set to slam dunk Olympic Gold in Beijing with the announcement of an individual sponsorship agreement.

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Hyundai Gives to Help Save Lives from Australia’s No.1 Killer - (Australia) Hyundai Gives to Help Save Lives from Australia’s No.1 Killer - (Australia)

Each year, the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute (VCCRI) holds a Gala fundraising dinner as a tribute to the life and achievements of the late Dr Victor Chang, one of the pioneers of modern heart transplantation.

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Green Water, Green Car - (Global) Green Water, Green Car - (Global)

The world renowned FIJI Water chose Hyundai’s i30 to provide the transport during their recent launch of the world’s first carbon negative bottled water.

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Mitsubishi Helps Katie Get on Track for Beijing Olympics - (Australia) Mitsubishi Helps Katie Get on Track for Beijing Olympics - (Australia)

Cyclist Katie Mactier will now be able to spend some time travelling on four wheels instead of two, thanks to individual sponsorship from Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL).

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Mitsubishi Rides The Gunbarrel For Charity - (Australia) Mitsubishi Rides The Gunbarrel For Charity - (Australia)

Deemed the “Gunbarrel Highway Challenge”, the fund-raising project saw the courageous staff, students and parents of the Illawarra region school embarked on an arduous bicycle ride along the Gunbarrel Highway, all in the name of education.

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Drive the New Lotus Evora on Playstation 3 - (Global) Drive the New Lotus Evora on Playstation 3 - (Global)

In a hi-tech twist, Lotus fans will find it easier to test-drive the brand new Evora than ever before, thanks to the car’s inclusion in a special demo of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue™ on PlayStation3.

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Mitsubishi Helps Steve Rise to the Challenge of Beijing Olympics - (Australia) Mitsubishi Helps Steve Rise to the Challenge of Beijing Olympics - (Australia)

As corporate partners to the Australian Olympic Committee, Mitsubishi is deepening their commitment to Australia’s sporting future by supporting seven of Australia’s most promising athletes in the lead up to the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Steve Hooker is one of the athletes supported by MMAL on his journey to the Olympics and, according to Steve, that support is very welcome.

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Green Light for Olympics: Volkswagen Pavilion Now Ready - (Global) Green Light for Olympics: Volkswagen Pavilion Now Ready - (Global)

The Volkswagen Showcase on the “Olympic Green” is now ready to welcome guests to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. As the exclusive Automobile Partner of the Beijing Organizing Committee of the 2008 Olympic Games (BOCOG) and national sponsor, Volkswagen Group China has already handed over 5,000 vehicles, all complying with the Euro IV emissions standard, as logistic support for athletes, the media and Olympic guests. Furthermore, Volkswagen is providing a fleet of very low-emission,...

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Mitsubishi Helps Kenrick Monk Make a Splash in Beijing - (Australia) Mitsubishi Helps Kenrick Monk Make a Splash in Beijing - (Australia)

Kenrick Monk is an imposing poolside competitor with plenty of power pushing him toward Olympic glory. Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) is now offering Kenrick a different kind of power to drive him to gold with an individual sponsorship agreement.

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Saab and George Calombaris Join in a Taste of Style - (Australia) Saab and George Calombaris Join in a Taste of Style - (Australia)

Award winning Melbourne Chef George Calombaris is teaming up with Saab Australia to bring his own unique culinary twist to the forthcoming Taste of Melbourne festival at the Royal Exhibition buildings in August.

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Kostya Tszyu takes on the Tough New Santa Fe - (Australia) Kostya Tszyu takes on the Tough New Santa Fe - (Australia)

Hyundai’s enhanced Santa Fe family of SUVs is being launched with the help of Kostya Tszyu, the four-time undisputed super lightweight boxing champion of the world.

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Finding Love in the Back Seat - (Australia) Finding Love in the Back Seat - (Australia)

Coming to the aid of stylish singles everywhere, Volvo and Fast Impressions - Australia's most stylish speed dating service - have teamed up to launch Test Drive Dating™, the racy new in-car speed dating format for busy professionals.

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Tour De France Coverage Reaches More Viewers in 2008 - (Global) Tour De France Coverage Reaches More Viewers in 2008 - (Global)

Tour de France fever has peaked with the success of Australian Cadel Evans who wore the yellow leader’s jersey for four days.

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Chrysler Supports the Alfred’s Emergency and Trauma Centre - (Australia) Chrysler Supports the Alfred’s Emergency and Trauma Centre - (Australia)

Chrysler Australia is proud to be associated with The Alfred hospital at such an important event as the upcoming Golden Hour Ball.

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Kia renews global partnership with tennis sensation Rafael Nadal - (Global) Kia renews global partnership with tennis sensation Rafael Nadal - (Global)

Kia Motors Corporation - a maker of quality vehicles for the young-at-heart - has announced the extension of the partnership with its global brand ambassador and reigning Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal for another three years through 2011. The agreement will enable Kia to continue featuring Nadal in its global print and television advertising campaigns as well as event appearances such as major motor shows.

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Lotus Handles Like It's On Rails - (Global) Lotus Handles Like It's On Rails - (Global)

Lotus Cars UK has undertaken a slightly unconventional project, joining forces with the Royal Air Force (RAF) Bobsleigh Team to repair and redevelop one of its competition sleds. "Initially we had a requirement to repair a sled which had sustained significant nose cone damage, a huge body crack in the main chassis itself and multiple other cracks and damage that had been sustained over the years" said RAF Bobsleigh Team Manager Flight Lieutenant Craig Dickie.

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Panasonic Toyota Racing Joins Forces with the Dark Knight at Silverstone - (Global) Panasonic Toyota Racing Joins Forces with the Dark Knight at Silverstone - (Global)

Thanks to a partnership between Panasonic Toyota Racing and Warner Bros. Pictures, Hollywood is coming to Silverstone for the British Grand Prix weekend to celebrate the release of the event movie of the summer: The Dark Knight. The much-anticipated film, which releases in cinemas across the UK on 25 July, is the follow up to the 2005 action hit Batman Begins. The Dark Knight reunites director Christopher Nolan and star Christian Bale, who again portrays the dual role of Bruce Wayne/Batman.

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Škoda Auto at the Tour de France for the Fifth Time - (Global) Škoda Auto at the Tour de France for the Fifth Time - (Global)

Škoda Auto will act as the Main Partner of the legendary Tour de France for the fifth time this year. The cornerstone of the Company's presentation will be the new-generation Škoda Superb – the official vehicle of the Tour de France. The Superb will be used by TdF Director Christian Prudhomme and members of the TdF organisation team, as well as VIP guests. In addition, the new model will play a dominant role in the advertising convoy familiar to fans along the route. The TdF will see about 250...

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Mitsubishi Donates $50,000 to St John Ambulance South Australia - (Australia) Mitsubishi Donates $50,000 to St John Ambulance South Australia - (Australia)

Robert McEniry, MMAL’s president and chief executive officer, presented the cheque to Peter Gill, chief executive officer of St John Ambulance South Australia, at the society’s 2008 national conference held recently at the Adelaide Holiday Inn.

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2008 Jeep® Jamboree – The Ultimate 4WD Single Brand Event - (Australia) 2008 Jeep® Jamboree – The Ultimate 4WD Single Brand Event - (Australia)

Jeep enthusiasts, their families and friends will flock to the 2008 Jeep Jamboree to explore a full range of activities, including off-road driving trails, fun vehicle-related challenges and regional drives through the scenic NSW central coast.

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Alfa Romeo Beats the World's Best in the Super Yacht Regatta - (Italy) Alfa Romeo Beats the World's Best in the Super Yacht Regatta - (Italy)

Neville Crichton, the Kiwi owner and skipper of Alfa Romeo, has notched up three wins at the Boat International Super Yacht this week in Sardinia (24-26 June 2008), taking both the overall classification and the title open only to the fastest super maxis in the world, the Performance Division.

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Audi Breaks Ground at $50 Million Lighthouse Site, Following DA Approval - (Australia) Audi Breaks Ground at $50 Million Lighthouse Site, Following DA Approval - (Australia)

Audi Australia Pty Ltd (Audi) has officially turned the first sod on the site where the company will build it’s $50 million Lighthouse facility.

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MINI and Agent Provocateur Raise $73,000 for AIDS Research - (Global) MINI and Agent Provocateur Raise $73,000 for AIDS Research - (Global)

A MINI Clubman designed inside and out as a pleasure palace by British avant-garde lingerie maker Agent Provocateur for the annual Life Ball charity in Vienna, Austria, has been sold on eBay for $73,388 (e45,000).

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Crichton and Alfo Romeo Reap the Rewards for European Race Win - (NZ) Crichton and Alfo Romeo Reap the Rewards for European Race Win - (NZ)

Kiwi yachtsman and Australian businessman, Neville Crichton has reaped the rewards for his record breaking line honours win in the Rolex Giraglia Race, collecting the Rolex Trophy and the René Levainville Trophy, as well as the Beppe Croce Trophy for being the first to round the Giraglia Rock and for breaking the course record, ‘Alfa Romeo’ was awarded the Coppa del Record, while Neville Crichton also was given a Gold Rolex Submariner timepiece.

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Audi Announces Super-Chef Matt Moran as Latest Ambassador - (Australia) Audi Announces Super-Chef Matt Moran as Latest Ambassador - (Australia)

Audi Australia has announced ARIA’s Matthew Moran as the company’s newest brand Ambassador.

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Jeep and Victoria Police Join Forces to Protect the Snow Fields - (Australia) Jeep and Victoria Police Join Forces to Protect the Snow Fields - (Australia)

Once again, Jeep and Victoria Police join forces to serve and protect the thousands of visitors who will visit the amazing Victorian snow fields in 2008, including Mt Buller, Mt Hotham and Falls Creek.

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Crichton and Alfa Romeo Smash Giraglia Race Record - Again! - (Australia) Crichton and Alfa Romeo Smash Giraglia Race Record - Again! - (Australia)

Kiwi yachtsman and one of Australia’s leading businessmen, Neville Crichton, has smashed the race record in the Rolex Giraglia Race, Europe’s answer to the Rolex Sydney to Hobart, by an outstanding margin of four hours in the super maxi ‘Alfa Romeo’ at 08.03 European time on Thursday 12 June.

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Alfa Romeo and Crichton Keep Their Winning Ways in Year Five - (NZ) Alfa Romeo and Crichton Keep Their Winning Ways in Year Five - (NZ)

Three regattas into his fifth year of sponsorship by Italian car maker Alfa Romeo and Kiwi sailor and Australasian businessman, Neville Crichton is maintaining his winning ways with what is arguably the world’s most successful super maxi, ‘Alfa Romeo’.

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MMC Provides i MiEV Electric Vehicles for Use at G8 Summit - (Japan) MMC Provides i MiEV Electric Vehicles for Use at G8 Summit - (Japan)

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) today announced that it would provide 10 i MiEV*1 electric vehicles for official use at the G8 Hokkaido Toyako Summit. The electric vehicles will be used as transport for visiting world leaders and members of the media. Additionally, the vehicles will comprise one part of an on-site display*2 and test drive.

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Kia kicks-off exclusive EURO 2008 activities - (Europe) Kia kicks-off exclusive EURO 2008 activities - (Europe)

Kia Motors Corporation kicked off two activities in Vienna last week to celebrate its status as an official UEFA EUROTOP partner and highlight its support for the EURO 2008 championships.

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Paul Mercurio, Dancing with the Uber-Stars - (Australia) Paul Mercurio, Dancing with the Uber-Stars - (Australia)

Whether its cooking up a storm in a Hunter Valley vineyard, judging Dancing with the Stars, choreographing a Hollywood blockbuster or presiding over the brew of his own boutique beer – Paul Mercurio has just about done it all, except for being a fully-sponsored race driver. That changes this weekend at the Midas 400, Sandown (June 7-9), when he is the latest MINI CHALLENGE UBER-STAR.

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Land Rover G4 Challenge heads to Mongolia - (Global) Land Rover G4 Challenge heads to Mongolia - (Global)

The Finals of Land Rover's ultimate global adventure, the Land Rover G4 Challenge, will take place during 2009 in the most sparsely populated independent country on the planet - Mongolia. A blend of terrain offering arid steppes, mountains and the extreme climate of one of the world's largest deserts, the Gobi, makes Mongolia a natural fit with Land Rover's G4 Challenge.

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Rugged, Yet Comfortable – Jeep® the Perfect Fit for Safari - (Australia) Rugged, Yet Comfortable – Jeep® the Perfect Fit for Safari - (Australia)

When organisers of this year’s Australasian Safari started looking for an official vehicle supplier for the running of the 21st Safari, they were determined to select a vehicle that was rugged, yet comfortable.

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Kia Motors to ensure smooth transportation with fleet for UEFA EURO 2008™ - (Europe) Kia Motors to ensure smooth transportation with fleet for UEFA EURO 2008™ - (Europe)

Kia Motors Corporation has announced that it will deliver 265 passenger cars and provide 463 bus days to ensure efficient and smooth transportation during UEFA EURO 2008™ in Austria and Switzerland, as a UEFA EUROTOP Partner and official automobile of UEFA EURO 2008™ (in conjunction with its sister company Hyundai Motor).

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BMW Employee Develops Inexpensive Device for Safe Drinking Water - (Global) BMW Employee Develops Inexpensive Device for Safe Drinking Water - (Global)

An international jury presented the National Energy Globe Award 2007 to designer Stephan Augustin in Brussels. Guests at the awards ceremony included Mikhail Gorbachev, José Manuel Barroso, and Kofi Annan.

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MINI Goes Undercover for Life Ball - (UK) MINI Goes Undercover for Life Ball - (UK)

Dial triple zero for the style police, and chances are they will turn up in this racy MINI Clubman, fitted out by sexy UK lingerie label Agent Provocateur.

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Around the Globe Six Times in a Honda - (Australia) Around the Globe Six Times in a Honda - (Australia)

With over a quarter of a million kilometers behind her, Mary Taylor has decided to set off on her 17th trip and possibly last lap around Australia in her yellow Honda Jazz.

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Škoda Australia Announces New Ambassador Partnership with the Internationally Acclaimed Australian Cyclist, Phil Anderson OAM - (Australia) Škoda Australia Announces New Ambassador Partnership with the Internationally Acclaimed Australian...

Škoda and one of Australia’s cycling hero's, Phil Anderson, both share a real passion and commitment to cycling. Škoda’s association with cycling reaches back over 100 years. Now part of the Volkswagen Group, the fourth largest automotive group globally, Škoda first began manufacturing bicycles in 1895 before commencing production of motor vehicles, and the association with cycling continues. Škoda is a partner of the UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) and sponsor of the most prestigious...

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2009 Ford Flex Hits the High Seas Aboard the Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage Cruise; Sets Sail from Port of Miami - (USA) 2009 Ford Flex Hits the High Seas Aboard the Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage Cruise; Sets Sail from...

MIAMI, - Ahoy, Ahoy, Ahoy; Attendees of the Ninth Annual Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage Cruise will find more than lounge chairs and an Olympic size swimming pool aboard the cruise's ship. In fact, they'll find the new 2009 Ford Flex parked in the pool deck area of this luxurious cruise ship. This marks Flex's world debut aboard a cruise and will also be the first time that most attendees will get a chance to get intimate with Ford's newest vehicle. Ford, who has been a sponsor of the Tom Joyner...

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Mogo Zoo Announces Fourth Litter of White Lion Cubs! - (UK) Mogo Zoo Announces Fourth Litter of White Lion Cubs! - (UK)

Mogo Zoo has recently unveiled its fourth litter of white lion cubs, bringing the total white lion population at Mogo to an astounding sixteen!

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Hyundai Rolled Out The Red Carpet For The Stars Of The 50th Annual TV Week Logies - (Australia) Hyundai Rolled Out The Red Carpet For The Stars Of The 50th Annual TV Week Logies - (Australia)

Hyundai rolled out the red carpet for over 50 celebrities last night including Georgie Parker, Megan Gale, Jennifer Hawkins and Socceroo John Aloisi for the TV Week Logies. As an official partner, Hyundai delivered the stars in luxury to the red carpet in the stylish Hyundai Grandeur and Sonata.

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FFA And Hyundai Continue Partnership - (Australia) FFA And Hyundai Continue Partnership - (Australia)

Football Federation Australia (FFA) and Hyundai Motor Company Australia today announced that the car manufacturer’s successful naming rights partnership of the Hyundai A-League football competition will continue for an additional four years to the end of the 2011-2012 Season.

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Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG: The Head Of Touring Cars Leads The Way As The Official Safety Car In The DTM Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG: The Head Of Touring Cars Leads The Way As The Official Safety Car In The DTM

The new C 63 AMG commenced duties as the official Safety Car at the second DTM race of the season held in Oschersleben (April 19/20, 2008).

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Patrick Dempsey Arrives at the Premiere of Made of Honour in a Maserati Quattroporte Patrick Dempsey Arrives at the Premiere of Made of Honour in a Maserati Quattroporte

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and Hollywood star, Patrick Dempsey, and his stunning wife Jill sent the paparazzi into a frenzy last night (22 April 2008), as they arrived in a burgundy Maserati Quattroporte Executive GT to the VIP screening of his latest movie, Made of Honour.

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ASIMO to Conduct the Detroit Symphony Orchestra - (USA) ASIMO to Conduct the Detroit Symphony Orchestra - (USA)

ASIMO will focus attention on the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's (DSO) nationally acclaimed music programs for young people in Detroit by conducting the orchestra as it performs "Impossible Dream" to open a special concert performance with renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma at 8 p.m, Tuesday, May 13. Honda hopes ASIMO's appearance will draw attention to the DSO's music education programs, and particularly the DSO's effort to encourage and support involvement of children in Detroit.

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'The Great Outdoors' Road Tests the Fastest Italian Holiday... - (Australia) 'The Great Outdoors' Road Tests the Fastest Italian Holiday... - (Australia)

There are many reasons to visit Italy – the scenery, the culture, the food – but to go and see a car factory may not be the obvious first choice, unless, as Channel 7’s ‘The Great Outdoors’ discovers on Saturday 19 April, that company is Ferrari.

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Rock Icon Unveils New A4 Rock Icon Unveils New A4

Car lovers and music fans got double the value at the world debut of the new Audi A4 in late 2007 as rock icon Bryan Adams unveiled the brand’s most-important new model.

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Honda Helps Bridge Digital Divide with $100,000 Donation for Lighthouse Foundation Honda Helps Bridge Digital Divide with $100,000 Donation for Lighthouse Foundation

With more than 20,000 young Australians homeless, Honda Australia together with the Honda Racing F1 Team’s earthdreams initiative is assisting the Lighthouse Foundation to bridge the digital divide by providing hundreds of young people in Victoria with the opportunity to gain access to the information, education and skills to enable them to be self-sufficient.

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Audi Farewells Australian Sailing Team Ahead of Qingdao Audi Farewells Australian Sailing Team Ahead of Qingdao

Audi Australia’s managing director, Joerg Hofmann, has announced that the premium German carmaker will provide a new Audi Q7 or A4 model to any athlete from the Australian Sailing Team AST who brings home Gold from Qingdao, China later this year.

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Mercedes-Benz: Official Vehicle Supplier for World Youth Day Sydney 2008 Mercedes-Benz: Official Vehicle Supplier for World Youth Day Sydney 2008

Melbourne - Mercedes-Benz Australia / Pacific has been named the official automotive partner to supply vehicles to World Youth Day Sydney 2008 (WYD08). The President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific, Wolfgang D. Schrempp said: “We are excited to be associated with and to provide support to an event that brings together so many young people from around the world to Sydney to celebrate in a positive environment of cross cultural dialogue.” World Youth Day is the largest gathering of...

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Record Entries for Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Record Entries for Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta

Following the announcement of the winner of Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta on Monday night and the presentation of Audi’s all new A4 1.8 TFSI multitronic sedan, major sponsor, Audi, conducted an extra lottery for all regatta participants.

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Philosopher’s Club Takes Lead in Audi IRC Australian Championship Philosopher’s Club Takes Lead in Audi IRC Australian Championship

Sydney-based sailor, Peter Sorensen, has taken the lead in the 2008 Audi IRC Australian Championship, following his outstanding performance with yacht, ‘Philosopher’s Club’ at the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta 2008 held over the weekend at Middle Harbour Yacht Club.

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2008 Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Champion is Announced 2008 Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Champion is Announced

Middle Harbour Yacht Club member, Ben Nossiter, is the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta champion, following the announcement at the official Prizegiving event last night.

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Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Day 2: The Winners are Announced! Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Day 2: The Winners are Announced!

The record 267 crews contesting the annual Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta faced a more relaxed second day as conditions were more user-friendly. The winners of each of the 20 racing divisions have been decided and one, the winner of the final Audi Drive Challenge on Monday 3 March, will take home a new Audi A4, due for release in Australia this April.

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Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta: Yendys and Wild Oats X Set for Re-Match Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta: Yendys and Wild Oats X Set for Re-Match

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week sparring partners Geoff Ross (Yendys) and Bob Oatley’s Wild Oats look set to recreate the scene at the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta which got underway on Sydney Harbour today.

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Chris Judd and Carlton Players Unveil New Team Shuttle – Hyundai iMax CRDi at Melbourne Motor Show Chris Judd and Carlton Players Unveil New Team Shuttle – Hyundai iMax CRDi at Melbourne Motor Show

Carlton Football Club captain Chris Judd was yesterday in the driver’s seat, unveiling the new, fuel efficient, environmentally friendly Hyundai iMax CRDi at the Melbourne International Motor Show. As part of Hyundai’s three year sponsorship of Carlton Football Club, the Hyundai iMax CRDi will be used by the club to transport players and club officials throughout the 2008 AFL season. Judd was also joined fellow team mates Andrew Carrozzo and Kade Simpson at the unveil.

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Olympic Stars Shine On Mitsubishi Olympic Stars Shine On Mitsubishi

The journey to the Beijing Olympics has become just a little bit easier for five Australian athletes, thanks to sponsorship support from Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL).

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Audi Offers Major Incentive for Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Entrants Audi Offers Major Incentive for Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta Entrants

Principal sponsor of the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta, Audi Australia, will give away a second car as a major prize at the Regatta from 1 to 3 March – to generate record entries for 2008.

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Efficient Power and Performance for Triathlon Series Efficient Power and Performance for Triathlon Series

BMW will showcase its EfficientDynamics philosophy – the art of maximising driving pleasure whilst minimising fuel consumption – throughout this year’s nationwide Corporate Triathlon Series, which begins next month.

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Škoda to Support Ice Hockey World Championships in Australia Škoda to Support Ice Hockey World Championships in Australia

Škoda has always been a great fan and supporter of sport – as well as sponsoring cycling at the Tour de France, and now the Tour Down Under, Škoda has a had a long term relationship with Ice Hockey in Europe.

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Netball Champions Score with Holden Astras Netball Champions Score with Holden Astras

GM Holden is providing an Astra for one year to each of the 12 players in Australia’s world championship-winning netball team to say congratulations for bringing home the trophy. The winning players will take delivery of the 12 brand new Astras just as the national netball training camps for 2008 get underway. Brisbane-based player Lauren Nourse will pick up her Astra today at the Brisbane International Motor Show, where she will be joined by NSW players Catherine Cox and Susan Pratley for an...

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Fiat Hands Over a Chic, New Recruit to Leichhardt Police Fiat Hands Over a Chic, New Recruit to Leichhardt Police

Sydney’s Leichhardt Police have recruited their latest member of the force - a chic and sporty Fiat Punto as a brand new addition to the fleet to work in the streets of one of Australia’s largest Italian communities. "A Fiat driving down Norton St is not so unusual, however; a marked up Fiat police vehicle does tend to turn heads!” explains Superintendent Wayne Cox, Leichhardt Local Area Commander. “Our stylish new recruit is bound to catch the attention of passers by even more than a...

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Kia Fleet Clocks Record Journeys Keeping Australian Open On The Move Kia Fleet Clocks Record Journeys Keeping Australian Open On The Move

The fleet of Kia courtesy vehicles used by Tennis Australia to transport players, support teams, officials and the media clocked more than 300,000 kilometres across a record 35,000 journeys during the 2008 Australian Open tennis tournament last month in Melbourne.

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Kia Motors Extends Major Commitment To Australian Open Kia Motors Extends Major Commitment To Australian Open

Kia Motors Corporation has extended its multi-million dollar sponsorship of the Australian Open tennis tournament as the major sponsor until 2013 in a new deal which includes broadcasting the tournament to fans at public locations in China as well as Australia.

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First Round of Audi IRC Championship a Tie! First Round of Audi IRC Championship a Tie!

Following a hotly-contested Skandia Geelong Week sailing event, Sydney-based Bob Steel, announced winner of Division 1 in the Audi IRC series and Peter Sorensen, the winner of Division 2, also a Sydney-sider, have found themselves tied for first place in the opening round of the prestigious Audi IRC Australian Championship series 2008.

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Audi Launches New Sailing Sport Website Audi Launches New Sailing Sport Website

Another dimension of the brand’s high-profile sailing sport strategy, the new website has been developed primarily as a news and information service for the sailing community and contains articles and images relating to the brand’s current sailing and product news and events such as the Audi Winter Series or activities with the Australian Sailing Team in their lead-up to Beijing, as well as upcoming Audi regattas such as Audi Hamilton Island Race Week and Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta.

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Audi & the Film Industry Together Again Audi & the Film Industry Together Again

Audi continued its strong support of the international film industry on the weekend when the crème de la crème of Germany’s movie industry met for the 34th annual ‘German Film Ball’ in Munich.

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Marvel Comic Hero “Iron Man” Relies on the Audi R8 Marvel Comic Hero “Iron Man” Relies on the Audi R8

Soon-to-be-released Hollywood film – Iron Man – based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, will be the first major picture to feature the Audi R8 sports coupe in its cast. The new S5 also makes its film debut in this movie.

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Audi One Metre Challenge a Highlight at Docklands Invitational Audi One Metre Challenge a Highlight at Docklands Invitational

Audi has once again shown its keen support of sailing – this time with a brand new class of racing at the Skandia Docklands Invitational Regatta on the weekend. The new ‘Audi One Metre Challenge’ was a fiercely contested event with around 100 competitors pitting their skills against the competition in this battle of radio-controlled mini-maxi-yachts.

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Fastest Fiat 500 for Felipe! Fastest Fiat 500 for Felipe!

Should you come across Ferrari Formula One Driver, Felipe Massa, driving his new Fiat 500 don’t be tempted to take him on because not only is the talented Brazilian one of the fastest drivers around but also because his 500 is rather special – it’s the most powerful 500 that Fiat have ever made. Sitting underneath the cute little white Fiat 500’s bonnet is the same turbocharged 120 bhp engine that can be found in its bigger brother, the recently arrived in Australia Fiat Punto Sport T-Jet....

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Key Visual for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin 2008: Model Eva Padberg and the New Mercedes-Benz CLC Key Visual for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin 2008: Model Eva Padberg and the New Mercedes-Benz...

Leading model Eva Padberg and the new Mercedes sports coupé CLC share top billing in the key visual for the second Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin, which takes place from January 27 - 31, 2008. The new CLC will be unveiled to the public for the first time at the fashion event.

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Kia Keeps Australian Open On The Move Kia Keeps Australian Open On The Move

Kia Motors has presented a fleet of 81 specially equipped courtesy vehicles to Tennis Australia to use in transporting players, officials and media during the 2008 Australian Open tennis tournament, recognised as Australia's premier sporting event.

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Kia Motors Poised To Win Hearts Of Fans At 2008 Australian Open Kia Motors Poised To Win Hearts Of Fans At 2008 Australian Open

Kia Motors Corporation, one of the world's fastest growing automotive companies, has announced details of its seventh consecutive sponsorship of the Australian Open and reconfirmed its commitment to the fans of the Grand Slam of Asia/Pacific.

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Bankstown Police Releases Lotus Exige From Custody Bankstown Police Releases Lotus Exige From Custody

Its badge has been revoked, its livery removed and its equipment detached, but this officer has received a discharge with full honors.

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Spectacular Finale to the Maybach Golf Cup Spectacular Finale to the Maybach Golf Cup

A playoff between golf legend and Maybach brand ambassador Nick Faldo and Paul Azinger, also a champion golfer, concluded the final round of the team tournament for the Maybach Golf Cup, which took place on December 1 at the Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida. After the conclusion of the team game, the two captains played four more holes to get bonus points for their teams - with Paul Azinger’s team ultimately carrying off the Maybach Golf Cup. The sports highlight of...

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Audi Announces 2008 Sailing Sport Events Audi Announces 2008 Sailing Sport Events

German luxury carmaker, Audi, has officially confirmed it’s 2008 major event program as part of the company’s commitment to sailing in Australia. Audi’s managing director, Joerg Hofmann, said the company is keen to get back out on the water in 2008 with its major event partners in Melbourne, Sydney and QLD including Skandia Geelong Week, the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta and Audi Hamilton Island Race Week in the Whitsundays.

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Exciting Final Rounds at the World Final of the BMW Golf Cup Exciting Final Rounds at the World Final of the BMW Golf Cup

The 2007 World Final of the BMW Golf Cup International was decided during the very last minutes of the final rounds at the New South Wales Golf Club in Sydney, with the women’s category having to go to a play-off and two points separating the first two places in the men’s category one. Just a single point made the difference in the men’s category two. Stefan Krause, BMW Group, member of the board of management, sales and marketing, said: "Golf is especially important for BMW. It represents...

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Olympic Athletes Driven by Support Olympic Athletes Driven by Support

The vehicles, supplied by Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL), have been provided by the company as part of their long-term sponsorship of the Australian Olympic Committee which includes the Beijing Games in 2008, the Vancouver...

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Cadel Evans Caps Off A Fast Year In A Lotus Exige Cadel Evans Caps Off A Fast Year In A Lotus Exige

World number one ranked cyclist Cadel Evans has returned to Australia and headed straight to the track. But this time it's without the bicycle, stopwatch or lycra as Cadel has strapped himself into a Lotus sports car.

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Aussie Cycling Star Cadel Evans To Hot Lap A Lotus Aussie Cycling Star Cadel Evans To Hot Lap A Lotus

Tour de France runner-up to swap two wheel for four at Sandown Raceway.

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Occy Joins Škoda Occy Joins Škoda

1999 World Surfing Champion Mark Occhilupo, has joined Škoda's arrival on Australian Shores.

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Kia Motors To Sponsor FIFA Women's World Cup China 2007 - (Global) Kia Motors To Sponsor FIFA Women's World Cup China 2007 - (Global)

Kia Motors announced today that it will be an Official Partner of the FIFA Women's World Cup China 2007 as part of its status as FIFA Partner and official automobile of FIFA (in conjunction with its sister company Hyundai Motor).

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Global Cycling Partner Joins Tour Down Under Global Cycling Partner Joins Tour Down Under

The Tour Down Under welcomes ŠKODA AUTO, subsidiary of one of the most established automotive companies in the world, Volkswagen AG, to the peloton in 2008, after confirming major sponsorship of the event for the next three years.

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Proton Announces Special Test Drive Jersey Giveaway At Telstra Stadium's Battle Of The Big Cats Proton Announces Special Test Drive Jersey Giveaway At Telstra Stadium's Battle Of The Big Cats

Proton Cars has announced a special free jersey promotion in conjunction with leading NRL side, the Proton Wests Tigers to be run at Telstra Stadium on Friday July 6 prior to the Premiership clash with the Penrith Panthers.

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Land Rover Announces Earthwatch As Fifth Global Sponsorship Partner - (Global) Land Rover Announces Earthwatch As Fifth Global Sponsorship Partner - (Global)

Earthwatch, the international environmental charity, has become Land Rover's fifth Global Sponsorship Partner. Land Rover will assist Earthwatch's activities in working to conserve endangered species and their habitats by engaging people worldwide in scientific field research and education.

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Proton Cars Helps Red Cross Boost Its Stocks Proton Cars Helps Red Cross Boost Its Stocks

Chipping Norton based car company, Proton Cars Australia, has adopted a proactive role to help the Red Cross Blood Service meet the constant demand for blood products by giving its employees a special incentive to donate blood.

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Land Rover Donates 4 Millionth Vehicle To Born Free - (UK) Land Rover Donates 4 Millionth Vehicle To Born Free - (UK)

The car, a Discovery 3, was donated to the Born Free Foundation, a charity dedicated to wildlife conservation and animal welfare. It was collected by the actress Joanna Lumley, Born Free's Founder patron, and will become a 'Rapid Response Rescue' vehicle for deployment across the UK and Europe.

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Kia Brand Becomes Official Sponsor Of UEFA EURO 2008™ - (Europe) Kia Brand Becomes Official Sponsor Of UEFA EURO 2008™ - (Europe)

Kia Motors Corporation, in conjunction with Hyundai Motor, has become an official global sponsor of the upcoming UEFA European Football Championship, known as 'UEFA EURO 2008™'.

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Kia Magentis Leads The Field At WPS Bathurst International Motor Festival - (Australia) Kia Magentis Leads The Field At WPS Bathurst International Motor Festival - (Australia)

It's official - the Kia Magentis V6 will lead the field at the 2007 WPS Bathurst International Motor Festival (BIMF) on the famed Mt. Panorama circuit at Bathurst this Easter weekend.

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Kia Motors Increases Commitment To 'World Game' With Sponsorship Of Chinese National Football Teams - (China) Kia Motors Increases Commitment To 'World Game' With Sponsorship Of Chinese National Football Teams...

Kia Motors has announced a significant increase in its major sponsorship commitment to the 'world game' by agreeing to become the exclusive automotive partner of the Chinese national men's and women's football teams.

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Proton's Satria Neo Set To Demonstrate Its Credentials As Safety Cars For AMRS Proton's Satria Neo Set To Demonstrate Its Credentials As Safety Cars For AMRS

Proton's stylish Satria Neo will lead the field in a range of racing categories this year as the Official Safety Car for the growing Australian Motor Racing Series (AMRS).

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Kia Motors secures title sponsorship of X Games Asia - (Asia) Kia Motors secures title sponsorship of X Games Asia - (Asia)

Continuing its involvement with major global sporting events, Kia Motors announced yesterday at a signing ceremony in Shanghai that it has secured a three-year deal to become the title sponsor of the Asian X Games, considered to be the region's "Action Sports Olympics".

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Proton Driving Forward Into Second Season With Wests Tigers Proton Driving Forward Into Second Season With Wests Tigers

Proton has re-affirmed its support for leading NRL club the Proton Wests Tigers unveiling a new-look playing strip featuring more effective Proton Cars branding to give the Malaysian car maker an even higher profile on the jerseys of the 2005 Premiers.

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Lotus Volunteers A Sporty New Recruit For Bankstown Police Lotus Volunteers A Sporty New Recruit For Bankstown Police

Lotus Cars Australia has donated a special new recruit to the NSW Police Bankstown Local Area Command with the arrival of a high performance Lotus Exige.

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Australia's Top Road Cyclist Does Some Hard Pedalling In A Lotus Exige S Australia's Top Road Cyclist Does Some Hard Pedalling In A Lotus Exige S

Australian international road cyclist Cadel Evans recently swapped his finely tuned racing bike for a lightweight supercharged Lotus Exige S in a bid to gain his Confederation of Australian Motor Sports (CAMS) racing licence.

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Kia Motors enters sixth year of sponsoring Australian Open - (Australia) Kia Motors enters sixth year of sponsoring Australian Open - (Australia)

Kia Motors Corporation will enhance its association with tennis and sport in 2007, as it enters its sixth consecutive year as the major sponsor of the Australian Open grand slam tennis tournament.

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Jaguar Cars Joins Wallpaper* For Annual Design Awards - (Global) Jaguar Cars Joins Wallpaper* For Annual Design Awards - (Global)

The international design, fashion and lifestyle magazine, Wallpaper*, has signed Jaguar as headline partner of its annual Design Awards - the Oscars of the design world.

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