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  • Storm chasing adventure tours on Driving the Nation

Storm chasing adventure tours on Driving the Nation

By |October 12th, 2015|

Cori has been storm chasing for years. It has only been in the last couple of years that she has started taking pictures and recording her trips. Here are some of her fonder moments watching […]

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Sweep riders volunteer at the Western States and Tevis Cup on Driving the Nation

By |July 27th, 2015|

All eyes were on 70-year-old Gunhild Swanson as she crossed the finish line of California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains Western States 100-mile Endurance Run in Auburn, CA. Swanson beat the clock with only six seconds to […]

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Four Engines, Eight-speeds and up to 707 Horsepower on Driving the Nation

By |November 7th, 2014|

Chris Cowland is currently Director of Advanced and SRT Powertrain at Chrysler LLC talked to Driving the Nation about the engine and the 91% engine’s content that has been revised to create the type of […]

2015 Dodge Challenger exterior and interior design on Driving the Nation

By |October 29th, 2014|

Ryan Nagode, Chief designer for the 2015 Dodge Challenger talked to Driving the Nation about the exterior and interior of the 2015 Dodge Challenger.

From the Dodge press release:

All-new heritage inspired interior features unmatched […]

The future of the SRT with Tim Kuniskis on Driving the Nation

By |October 21st, 2014|

SRT is a dollar for horsepower proposition. You can get a regular vehicle but to tweak it up to SRT you look at how much of everything performance you would get. Tim Kuniskis, CEO, Dodge […]

Bob Hegbloom Director of RAM Brand 3.0L EcoDiesel 1500 pickup

By |April 13th, 2014|

Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, talked to Bob Hegbloom, Director of the Ram brand. Ram has finally come out with a diesel 1500 pickup. A 1500 diesel has been asked for for years, […]

Joe Dehner, Head of Dodge & Ram Exterior on the Ram 1500

By |February 22nd, 2014|

Joe Dehner, Head of Dodge & Ram Exterior Design talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the 2014 Ram 1500 and the subtleties of change.

A complete overhaul/change wasn’t needed for the […]

Dodge’s President & CEO, Tim Kuniskis on Driving the Nation

By |January 20th, 2014|

Timothy Kuniskis, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – Dodge Brand, Chrysler Group LLC, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation.

Kuniskis told us that his boss, Sergio Marchionne, asked him, “If you […]

The three tenors; the 2013 Dodge Dart engines

By |October 12th, 2012|

The three tenors were not Italian, two of them were Spanish, but the idea of the three tenors came from an Italian man. Two of the three engines are not American, one of the transmissions […]

Mitt Romney tours the 2008 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)

By |September 11th, 2012|

It was 2008, and drivingthenation.com was following the Presidential candidates around the Cobo Arena. All the Republican candidates were there, John McCain with his sidekick, Joe Leiberman, Mike Huckabee, and Mitt Romney with his with […]