Harnessing the Vietnamese spirit, and taking it to the world Vietnam’s first volume car manufacturer debuts at Paris Motor Show with two world premieres The design direction of these first two cars was influenced by the Vietnamese people through a public vote. This has enhanced the sense of national pride in these products, which pay homage to the country’s natural … [Read more...] about 2019 .VinFast A2.0 @ Top Speed
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Some 40 years ago, like many of my fellow undergraduates, I read One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967) by Gabriel García Márquez. While plenty of my recollections of the novel have sadly faded since then, one remains indelible: the feeling of disorientation, of complete immersion in the book’s atmosphere, that lasted for nearly half an hour after I’d turned … [Read more...] about Is the translator a servant of the text or an original artist? – Mark Polizzotti
The design direction of these first two cars was influenced by the Vietnamese people through a public vote. This has enhanced the sense of national pride in these products, which pay homage to the country’s natural beauty. The design development for the production cars was undertaken by legendary design house, Pininfarina, giving the cars Italian design flair and … [Read more...] about VinFast Shows Off BMW-Based Sedan And SUV In Paris @ Top Speed
by Jon Campbell and Christopher Robbins in News on Jun 28, 2018 1:58 pm fullscreen close This is the second story in a three-part series. Read part one of our investigation here, and our methodology here. Late on the night of December 2nd, 1934, a 22-year-old Indiana college student named William Pattison drove his car through the gates of Gramercy … [Read more...] about The Origin Story Of Gramercy Park Is A Classic NYC Tale Of Real Estate Hucksterism, Cronyism, And Gate Crashing
In a scene full of shady Japanese car importers, Florida-based Rivsu Imports was supposed to be one of the good ones. No illegal cars. All legit. And with JDM imports on the rise, they seemed like the perfect shop to invest in. But that was before its owners up and disappeared. Last November, Rivsu, a shop that specializes in importing desirable Japanese cars to the U.S., … [Read more...] about Lost Nissan Skylines, A $335,000 Lawsuit, An Empty Warehouse: Has A Well-Known JDM Importer Skipped Town?