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  • Jaguar I-Pace concept car scrum with Ian Callum, chief car designer

Jaguar I-Pace chief car designer Ian Callum

By |November 14th, 2016|

Los Angeles, 14 November 2016 – Ian Callum, Director of Design, said: “The I-PACE Concept represents the next generation of electric vehicle design. It’s a dramatic, future-facing cab-forward design with a beautiful interior – the […]

  • Ital design chief car designer Filippo Perini

Ital design chief car designer Filippo Perini

By |August 21st, 2016|

We caught up with Chief car designer for Italdesign, Filippo Perini at the Concorso Italiano. Perini talks about designing Lamborghini cars and being the chief designer for Ital design. Perini is an engineer and a […]

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My favorite videos of GM’s Ed Welburn

By |April 7th, 2016|

2008 – Ed Welburn talking about the just released Chevy Volt

It had to happen at some point after all Ed Welburn had been with General Motors for forty-four years. He has been preparing us for […]

  • 2016 Nissan Sentra at Resort at Pelican Hill

Three gallons of gasoline in three days in a 2016 Nissan Sentra

By |February 13th, 2016|

While others are covering plants, stocking wood for fires and turning up the heat, I am sliding open the balcony door at The Resort at Pelican Hill to breathe in the seventy-degree salt-tinged ocean air.

The […]

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Liz Wetzel, Buick Cascada interior designer

By |January 31st, 2016|

Liz Wetzel, Buick Cascada interior designer, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show pre-show.

The last time Buick made a convertible, the Reatta, in the United States […]

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Ed Welburn, chief designer talking about General Motors global design

By |January 7th, 2016|

We caught up with Ed Welburn, GM Global designer, and talked to him about Buicks and design.

General Motors is racking up the awards for some of the new cars it is producing. Ed talks […]

  • Andrew Clark, Garage 54, functional car art

Andrew Clark, Garage 54, functional car art on Driving the Nation

By |November 9th, 2015|

Breathing new life into failed or forgotten, twisted or rusted parts and pieces is Andrew Clark’s motto.

Andrew Clark, Garage 54, turns classic cars, and other vehicles, into works of functional art. These functional work-of-art […]

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Derek Jenkins out as head of design for Mazda

By |July 22nd, 2015|

Derek Jenkins is no longer the head of design as confirmed by Eric Booth, Senior Manager, Public Relations at Mazda North American Operations. According to Booth, Jenkins’ last day was Friday, July 17, 2015, just […]

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Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com December 12, 2014

By |December 15th, 2014|

Good Morning Warren and friends

I am in Detroit MI for a Ford event. This could be the first time I have said that the weather is better in Michigan, even though it is 32 degrees, […]

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Drawing the Audi A3 with Dany Garand on Driving the Nation

By |November 8th, 2014|

French Canadian Dany Garand is the lead designer for the Audi A3. Garand talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the intricate details of drawing the new Audi A3.

Where does Garand […]