"Subaru has some of the most passionate owners and now, more than a million Subaru fans are following us on Facebook," said Dean Evans, chief marketing officer for Subaru of America. "The Subaru Facebook page is all fan engagement so we are happy to see our page serving so many Subaru enthusiasts."
Honda has announced that its cumulative worldwide sales of hybrid vehicles broke the 1 million mark at the end of September 2012. This milestone was reached almost 13 years after sales began of the first generation Honda Insight in Japan in November 1999. The first generation Insight achieved fuel economy of 35km/litre* which was the world's highest fuel economy among all mass-production gasoline-powered vehicles at the time.
Instead, the Softbank Hawks swooped on their prey for a 2-1 victory in Game 1 of the best-of-three Pacific League Climax Series first stage playoffs, moving within either a win or a tie of booking a spot in the final stage of the PLCS against the pennant-winningNippon Ham Fighters.
Socialife™ is the brand-new social news magazine app from Sony that offers a fun, stylish way to manage all your Facebook, Twitter and news feeds in one viewer. Socialife keeps you up to speed with what’s happening through a friendly, consistent touch interface – whether you’re using Xperia™ Tablet or the latest VAIO PC from Sony.
A record 630,048 Toyota and Lexus petrol-electric hybrids were purchased worldwide in the six months to June 30 - more than the total of 628,989 hybrids sold during the whole of last year.
The first day of free practice at Laguna Seca finished with Dani Pedrosa topping the time sheets. Dani fully utilised his new specification RC213V with updated engine and chassis to lap three tenths under the circuit record. His best lap time was 1'21.088, while Casey, who also worked with the new engine but mounted on the 'standard' chassis, recorded a fastest lap of 1'21.457.
Yamaha Factory Racing rider Jorge Lorenzo proved to be the man to beat today, setting the fastest times in both morning and afternoon practice for this weekend's Grand Prix of Italy at the Mugello circuit. Last year's race winner was clearly comfortable from the off, setting an impressive record beating 1'48.076 lap and remaining unchallenged at the top of the timesheets.
The initial plan was to reach the one million mark in 100 days... but the campaign has so captured the imagination of the public that the milestone was reached on Thursday 21st June, 15 days ahead of schedule.
The D-Hand robotic hand sold by DOUBLE Research and Development provides gripping action with a single actuator. The D-Hand mimics the bone structure of the human body to provide uniform grip pressure without using multiple pressure sensors, and provides naturalness in the shape and thickness of its fingertips.
Toyota Motor Sales reached the one million fan mark today on their Toyota USA Facebook page and is celebrating its loyal fans by highlighting them in various ways on the existing brand page. Additionally, executives are taking part by noting their appreciation for this milestone through the Toyota USA profile. Beginning today, fans will 'own' the page for the day and will be able to post and share anything that interests them with the new audience of one million.
Today Autobytel and AutoPacific announced the winners for the 16th annual Vehicle Satisfaction Award, with Nissan Frontier taking top honors in the compact pickup category. This award measures how satisfied new car and light truck buyers are with their recently purchased vehicle and is based on more than 75,000 survey respondents who objectively rate 48 key vehicle attributes on their importance when considering to purchase, as well as satisfaction after purchase.