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Cadillac autonomy in 2017 and SAE standards on Driving the Nation

Two years ago at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Audi of America showed a group of journalist an Audi that could let you off in front of a hotel, and with programming on a smartphone, park itself,turn itself off and wait till you called it again to meet you at the front door. Google [...]

John Krsteski, Managing director of Hyundai North America Design, took Driving the Nation on a tour, inside and out, of the 2015 Hyundai Genesis at the National Media Event held in Phoenix, AZ. Krsteski talks about the exterior changes including the grille, the LED lights and fog lights. The fluid sculpture of the car is [...]

When I was a teenager I lived in Japan, a small island with a lot of people crammed into one area called Tokyo. Space was at a premium. If there was an empty space between the studs in the wall that could be made into a drawer or cupboard it was done. It was done [...]

MINI takes the States 2014 was a great event full of fun times and fun people, including the car that had the decal, I killed the clowns and stole their car. At the start of MTTS 2014 the cars rush out, horns blazing, hands waving, people smiling. Watch as the cars go by and the [...]

By Stephen Leahy Here’s the frightening implication of a landmark study on carbon emissions: By 2018, no new cars, homes, schools, factories, or electrical power plants should be built anywhere in the world, ever again, unless they’re either replacements for old ones or carbon neutral. Otherwise greenhouse gas emissions will push global warming past 2˚C [...]

Makoto Konishi, Honda Research & Development Tochigi Center, Large Project leader, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the new 2015 Honda Fit. The Honda Fit is known as the Super Cub of the automobile world. What is a Super Cub? The Fit is sold in 160 countries and has total global [...]

Alfa Romeo press release: Only 500 serialized 2015 4C Launch Edition coupes will be available through 86 Alfa Romeo dealerships this summer with a MSRP of $68,400; followed by the a standard 4C coupe arriving in the fall with a MSRP of $53,900 “The all-new Alfa Romeo 4C delivers supercar-level performance in its most elemental [...]

Moray Callum, Ford Vice President of Design, Global talked to Driving the Nation about the design of the 2015 Ford Edge. The Ford Edge has been on the market since 2006. Design can be a tricky thing, too much change and you lose your loyal base, not enough change and you lose your loyal base. [...]