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  • Top Ten cars from the 2015 New York auto show on Driving the Nation
  • April 9, 2015 1:37 pm
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    The United States is seeing a surge in automobile sales that it hasn’t seen since 2006. Gasoline prices are the lowest they have been in decades. Wall Street is bullish and bonuses are buying the ultra-luxury sedans, sports cars and SUVs. Known for fashion and money, New York’s auto show follows suit; it is like [...]

  • Tesla is new in black and blue on Driving the Nation
  • April 8, 2015 1:26 pm
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    Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) continues to heat up the stock market and is now offering a new model and new colors. The Tesla S 70D comes in three new colors; Ocean Blue, Obsidian Black, and Warm Silver. All colors are now available on any variant of Model S. A Tesla press release said, “the cost [...]

  • Lamborghini Aventador Pirelli edition at the New York Auto Show on Driving the Nation
  • April 6, 2015 4:47 pm
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    President and CEO of Lamborghini, Stephen Winkelmann unveils the Lamborghini Aventador Pirelli edition at a party during the New York Auto Show. Back in 1963 automaker Ferruccio Lamborghini turned to Pirelli, one of the finest tire makers for sports cars, for tires for his first car. The 350 GTV debuted as a prototype at the [...]

  • John Batchelor and auto sales in China on Driving the Nation
  • April 4, 2015 3:55 pm
  • John Batchelor and auto sales in China on Driving the Nation

    John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show, and Gordon Chang, Forbes, and Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation talk about BYD and Tesla, BYD is a Chinese owned company, owned by the private entrepreneur Wang Chuanfu. Tesla is trying to break into the electric vehicle market in China. China heavily supports the [...]

  • Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 party at the New York auto show on Driving the Nation
  • April 3, 2015 10:24 am
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    Luc Donckerwolke, Director of Design, unveiled the Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 at a party during the New York auto show days. Donckerwolke has been the Bentley Motors Director of Design since 2012. His work at Lamborghini includes the Murcielago and Gallardo. The party was low-key with most journalists sipping some fine wine while ogling [...]

  • 2016 Chevy Malibu – the new BU – on Driving the Nation
  • April 1, 2015 7:19 am
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    2016 Chevrolet Malibu: The old Chevy Malibu was a good competitive vehicle for the mid-size market, but the marketing was all wrong. Chevrolet has redone the interior and filled the car with the latest in high-tech. A new hybrid puts the Malibu at the top of the segment list with 45mpg. It’s a car worthy [...]

  • Johan de Nysschen unveils the 2016 Cadillac CT6 New York auto show on Driving the Nation
  • March 31, 2015 7:42 pm
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    New York – Does the ultra-luxury segment have room for another vehicle? Johan de Nysschen is betting they do. Mercedes-Benz S-class, BMW 7-series, and Audi A8 are hoping he’s wrong. De Nysschen is Cadillac’s newest President and well known in the auto industry as the person responsible for turning Audi around. It was why Carlos [...]