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  • The 2015 Honda Fit Strategy with Hiro Hiyama on Driving the Nation
  • October 6, 2014 3:19 pm
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    Hiro Hiyama, Product Planner for the 2015 Honda Fit talks about the strategy of the 2015 Honda Fit. Every model has an entry level car, as does the Honda Fit at $15,525. Why not make it under $15,000, the magical number for most of the “top ten cars under $15,000″? Honda Fit has 100% back [...]

  • The impact on wildlife from fracking on Driving the Nation
  • October 5, 2014 11:23 am
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    By Stephen Leahy A decade into North America’s fracking boom, the impact on wildlife and the environment remains largely unknown, according to a new study. “We’re conducting a giant experiment without even collecting the important data on the water, air, land or wildlife impacts,” said Sara Souther, an ecologist at the University of Wisconsin, one [...]

  • CA buying more Jeeps, but not Chevy, Fords or VWs; CA vs USA on Driving the Nation
  • September 23, 2014 12:41 pm
  • CA buying more Jeeps, but not Chevy, Fords or VWs; CA vs USA on Driving the Nation

    California is the biggest market in the Nation. California makes up 11.1% of all sales of cars and light vehicles in the United States. It is the 8th largest economy in the world. California was the first state to institute emission standards and the standards it institutes today has an effect on the entire United [...]

  • North American Car and Truck of the Year contenders on Driving the Nation
  • September 23, 2014 6:20 am
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    Which vehicle would you vote for to achieve 2015 North American Truck/Utility of the Year and 015 North American Car of the Year? The list has been narrowed to the top 10 contenders by voting journalists from North America. The vehicles below will be voted on and one of them will be given the title [...]

  • Cadillac autonomy in 2017 and SAE standards on Driving the Nation
  • September 16, 2014 1:36 pm
  • 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 [...]

  • Hyundai’s designer, John Krsteski, on the 2015 Hyundai Genesis on Driving the Nation
  • September 15, 2014 7:26 pm
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    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 [...]