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 Acura Celebrates Milestone: Tops Two Million Vehicles Sold
From two vehicles when the division launched, Acura's lineup of luxury performance automobiles has grown to include the 3.2 TL, RSX and MDX, as well as the flagship 3.5 RL luxury sedan, 3.2 CL luxury performance coupe, and the exotic NSX supercar.
"We've introduced a totally freshened lineup in the last two years and this sales milestone speaks directly to the strength of our products and an excellent dealer network." Acura was the first Japanese luxury nameplate to enter the U.S. market in March 1986.
Led by the hot-selling 3.2 TL luxury performance sedan, racy RSX sports coupe, and Acura's award-winning MDX luxury sport utility vehicle, Acura achieved this impressive accomplishment in July.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/07-24-2002/0001770649&EDATE=   (218 words)

  
 Luxury tax
The Federal Luxury Tax must be charged on all new vehicles with a few exemptions such as some Utility Vehicles, Trucks, and other commercial Use Vehicles.
On a purchase the Luxury tax is automatically calculated if the price exceeds the threshold and the vehicle is reported as new, there is an override in the purchase module as well.
The Luxury Tax module lets you choose the way to apply this tax by selecting Dealer or Broker in the Defaults module.
www.leasemaster.com /manual/luxury.htm   (218 words)

  
 Chicago Exotic Car Rentals - Exotic And Luxury Car Rentals
Our vehicles are available for special events, business travel, leisure travel, production use, or an evening on the town, select from a wide range of the world's most exotic and luxury vehicles.
Chicago Exotic Car Rentals - Exotic And Luxury Car Rentals
We can be reached 24 hours a day for pick-up or delivery to most hotels and airports.
www.chicagoexoticrentals.com   (227 words)

  
 Cheap Car Hire Perth :: Tabu.co.uk :: The UK Betting Forum
Car Hire and Van Rental is a nationwide supplier of a large selection of rental vehicles, with free delivery and collection.
Discount Car Hire provides a range of vehicles for domestic or corporate hire.
Airport Car Rental for car hire and van rental in London, Gatwick and the Home Counties.
www.tabu.co.uk /1629_cheap.html   (147 words)

  
 Musclecarclub.com - Muscle Car Definition
Although there were several personal luxury vehicles with performance engines and options, their heavy weight and high sticker prices went against the low cost performance definition of muscle cars.
Before then, manufacturers took existing fullsize vehicles and added extra performance to them.
Therefore, the actual definition of a muscle car, or which models were muscle cars, is a topic that is often disputed.
www.musclecarclub.com /musclecars/general/musclecars-definition.shtml   (531 words)

  
 Toyota
The flagship LS 400, known as the Toyota Celsior in the Japanese domestic market, had a unique design, sharing no major elements with previous Toyota vehicles, with a new 4.0 L V8 engine.
Lexus is a brand name used by the Toyota Motor Corporation in North America, The Middle East, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand for luxury automobiles.
Lexus was inspired by the success of the luxury Toyota Supra and the Toyota Cressida models.
read-and-go.hopto.org /Toyota   (371 words)

  
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Maserati North America, Inc., based on Englewood, N.J., has 45 dealers nationwide and is the exclusive distributor of the Maserati Quattroporte 4-door luxury sedan, 2-door Coupe and Spyder convertible.
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Maserati, known for both its speed and its style, proved true to its heritage, quickly selling out all 60 Neiman Marcus Limited-Edition 2005 Quattroporte luxury sedans, after going on sale via telephone on October 14, 2004 at noon EDT.
The all-new NM(R) Maserati Quattroporte, priced at $125,000 each, was regarded as one of the more exotic fantasy gifts within Neiman's 97-year tradition.
www.automotive.com /news/25/7549/index.html   (371 words)

  
 Top 10 Cars for CEOs
It was relatively easy to come out with the CTS entry-luxury sedan, the SRX sport-utility and the XLR convertible because they didn't replace any existing vehicles.
Drivers of BMW 745s and other high-end vehicles were conspicuous in checking out the 2005 Quattroporte.
Ferrari, which owns Maserati, is clearly aiming at the heart of the luxury sedan market.
www.edmunds.com /reviews/list/top10/103118/article.html   (371 words)

  
 California Preowned Used Cars & Trucks ~ Los Angeles - Orange - San Bernardino - San Diego - Riverside Auto Dealers and Sales ~ GoDirectAuto.com
If you're shopping for a Pre-Owned Car, our Website offers you the benefit of being the largest selection of pre-owned vehicles in Southern California.
Car Website with vehicles listed for sale by Dealers Only!
Be sure that used car is as good as it looks.
www.godirectauto.com   (149 words)

  
 Taxpayers for Common Sense White Paper
These changes to the tax code, which were originally intended to spur capital investments by farmers and small businesses that rely on heavier vehicles, have made the purchase of heavy SUVs extremely lucrative for any small business owner, whether or not the vehicle is necessary in their work.
Vehicles that Qualify for the SUV Tax Break
Senator Don Nickles (R-OK), a member of the Senate Finance Committee, also introduced this language as an amendment during debate on the national energy bill
www.taxpayer.net /TCS/whitepapers/SUVtaxbreak.htm   (149 words)

  
 IGN: James Bond's Weapon Chest
We've got a little list of the vehicles here, with screenshots and movies to illustrate them all.
Classic Luxury Car: Equipped similarly to the Aston Martin, this luxury car is used to safely transport Tatiana through the streets of Istanbul at night.
The James Bond experience wouldn't be quite the same without a variety of cars and since you're a high society English bloke, you need to travel in style, right?
cube.ign.com /articles/650/650982p1.html   (445 words)

  
 Luxury Tax
There were important changes in the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 for the luxury tax on vehicles that have not been widely publicized.
Effective for installations after August 5, 1997, the threshold amount for application of the luxury tax (again, $40,000 for 2002) is increased by the value of the components installed.
Effective for sales after August 5, 1997, a technical correction makes it clear that the phaseout of the luxury tax to zero for sales after December 31, 2002 also applies to parts and accessories added to the vehicle.
www.taxtrimmers.com /luxury.shtml   (445 words)

  
 Luxury car - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Semi-luxury, or near-luxury brands are vehicle brands that are not only mistaken for luxury car manufacturers but also place a relatively high degree of emphasis of comfort in some of the more upscale vehicles in their line-up.
A luxury car is a relatively expensive car.
In the car market of the 2000s it has become rather difficult to determine whether a vehicle passes as a luxury car or not.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Luxury_car   (1054 words)

  
 Luxury Car - Luxury Vehicles from Saab USA
Luxury Car - Luxury Vehicles from Saab USA
Our Luxury Vehicles offer some the best safety features and first class options made available.
At Saab USA, we pride ourselves on building a Luxury Car around its driver.
www.saabusa.com   (61 words)

  
 Luxury car hire & leasing in London
Luxury Car Services just added a new service to our company, luxury car leasing.
Our latest addition at the low cost end of the luxury car hire market is the Mazda MX 5.
We are brokers for Guy Salmon and Prestige Car Hire please note that certain prices and deals may be dealer specific therefore all our vehicles are subject to availability and all quotations are subject to status.
www.luxury-carservices.co.uk   (364 words)

  
 The Secret to Happiness by David Myers - YES! Magazine
In Luxury Fever, economist Robert Frank reports that, with more people having more money to spend, late-1990s spending on luxury goods was growing four times as fast as overall spending.
Cars costing more than $30,000 (in 1996 dollars) increased during the 1990s from 7 to 12 percent of vehicles sold.
The good life springs less from earning one’s first million than from loving and being loved, from developing the traits that mark happy lives, from finding connection and meaningful hope in faith communities, and from experiencing “flow” in work and recreation.
www.futurenet.org /30goodlife/myers.htm   (1779 words)

  
 Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine: Luxury For Less - used luxury automobiles - Brief Article - Statistical Data Included
Late-model luxury cars rank among the safest vehicles, thanks to sophisticated safety technology such as road-stability and side-impact systems.
The LS 400 stands at the pinnacle of luxury cars for good reason.
Leased cars are typically kept in good condition by drivers, who aim to avoid high wear-and-tear charges.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1318/is_4_55/ai_72050324   (1468 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Holden Special Vehicles
THe HSV SV88 was HSVs first attempt at a luxury performance car (in similar vein to the HDT Director) it was based on the 5 litre Holden Calais with upgraded power level (up 10kws to 136kw and 355Nm of Torque) a minor bodykit and Vl Group A 16...
Holden Special Vehicles (also known as HSV) is the performance vehicle operation of Australian motor vehicle manufacturer Holden.
However HSV's next car, the SS Group A (also based on the Commodore VL and not to be confused with Brock's VL SS Group A) was a revelation.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Holden-Special-Vehicles   (1304 words)

  
 Luxury Car - Cars Renting: Rent a Car, Auto, Truck
Luxury Car Network - Brokerage service that maintains a national classified database of used vehicles.
Luxury Car Hire - Hirers of convertible luxury cars including BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, and Alfa Romeo for a day, a weekend or longer.
Abbey Luxury Cars - Wedding car rental in the north east of England.
www.cars-renting.com /search/Luxury%20Car   (763 words)

  
 Luxury Car Rental - easyCar
These prestige vehicles are available to hire in most UK cities and at major UK Each month we will feature one of the cars from this exciting range and to encourage you to take advantage of the car featured we will introduce promotional pricing for this model.
Whether you are looking for fun in a Mini Cooper S, off road reliability in a Land Rover Discovery, luxury in a Mercedes S class or raw power with a Porsche Boxter, easyCar offers a fantastic choice to make your occasion special.
We currently provide prestige and sports car rental at locations conveniently situated at airports and most city centres across the UK.
www.easycar.com /aspx/car-hire/destination/easyPrestige.aspx/EN/500   (258 words)

  
 South Africa Car Hire Motor Car Rental South Africa
We have car rental offices in all major cities in South Africa including Cape Town, Johannesburg, Bloemfontein and Durban with access to over 10 000 motor cars, 4x4 safari adventure vehicles, mini vans and motor homes.
From Motorhomes through to Luxury sedans and budget car rental we will put you on the road and get you travelling.
Whatever your car hire requirements are, we are able to provide you with the safest, most reliable and cost-effective car rental option - with no hidden costs.
www.motorcarrental.com   (364 words)

  
 Luxury Car Guide
At the drop of a string-back driving glove, we would be more than happy to put any one of these worthy vehicles through its paces.
The ability to attain 400 horsepower and track-ready handling for just over $50K is a special kind of luxury.
It may be the last car on our list that you’d want to take to the track, but for anyone that considers cruising a sport, the SC 430 is high performance all the way.
www.latimes.com /extras/luxurycar/story4.html   (872 words)

  
 - Research - Forums - - - Luxury Cars - Posts Car.com
I have spent some time looking at the new 5 and 3 series, I can vouch that their warranty is the standard performance, luxury car warrantee for new vehicles.
John, I read on the same website that a woman named Jeanie is selling her BMW for 7,500, exept you have to go to Colorado to get it, but you can ship it over on a carrier plane because you will have 500$ left over.
Last year I bought a 2003 nissan maxima and so far it has been great.I got it for 17 thousand which is a good deal and i heard good things about nissan maximas from people that had them.
www.car.com /content/research/forums/index.cfm/action/Posts/fid/3165   (1850 words)

  
 Avis Luxury Car Hire - Cape Town - Johannesburg - Durban, Luxury Cars Cape Town
Rental Locations: Avis Luxury Cars have three branches, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, and do deliveries country wide to meet and greet our customers.
Avis Luxury Car Hire - Cape Town - Johannesburg - Durban, Luxury Cars Cape Town
Be ready for immaculate vehicles and service that will exceed your expectations.
cybercapetown.com /LuxuryCars   (294 words)

  
 smartcars - Luxury Rental Car Hire - New Zealand
Luxury and performance vehicles are available from Auckland and Queenstown.
Rent an executive car in New Zealand with smartcars Luxury Car Hire or, for the more budget-minded, try our sister company,
smartcars - Luxury Rental Car Hire - New Zealand
www.smartcars.co.nz   (344 words)

  
 Geo Car Rental
Provide international quality vehicles at local prices throughout New Zealand and the Gold Coast.
Lists airports at which cars are rented, indicates general types supplied and invites enquiries for further information.
The UK Car Rental and Van Hire Company
geocarrental.com   (79 words)

  
 Auto Talk
GM knows its present portfolio of luxury models can't match Ford's, but it sees enormous possibilities.
IntelliChoice is a Web-based service that compares vehicles based on total cost of ownership.
HSV builds high-performance Holden Commodore sedans, but apart from very limited sales in the U.K., Holden essentially is an Australian operation.
waw.wardsauto.com /ar/auto_auto_talk_3   (2175 words)

  
 SmarTire Australian Distributor Wins OEM Supply Agreement
In addition to the HSV all-wheel drive models, the SmarTire system will soon be offered as an option across the full range of HSV vehicles.
HSV creates niche premium performance luxury cars sourced from Holden Ltd., a subsidiary of General Motors Corporation.
The new HSV all wheel drive series will be unveiled at the Sydney Motor Show from October 16th to 26th.
www.theautochannel.com /news/2003/09/30/169648.html   (519 words)

  
 HSV Dealers - new car prices
Indeed, the Grange is the largest, most luxurious performance car ever to wear an HSV badge - but behind the wheel it soon shrinks around the driver, enclosing you in a cocoon of luxury.
If it's a HSV (Holden Special Vehicle) motor car you are after, then you have come to the right place.
It's Australia's favourite HSV sports sedan and it will never be the same again.
www.discountvehicles.com.au /hsv.htm   (182 words)

  
 What's Buick to do? - Page 2 - Buick Forums
Cars should be conservative, solid, well built vehicles with many of the same luxury and quality standards of Cadillac, but without the edgy, radical styling, and luxury price.
The car that has all or nearly all the performance of a Pontiac, with all or nearly all the luxury of a Cadillac, but with a more conservative appearance.
Emphasize smooth power, performance, luxury, but without the premium price.
www.buickforums.com /forums/showthread.php?t=471&page=2   (648 words)

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