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  • Miles Johnson, H.M.A. Connected car manager Blue Link 2rd generation on Driving the Nation
  • October 13, 2014 11:59 am
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    Miles Johnson, Hyundai’s Connected car manager Blue Link 2rd generation, talked to Driving the Nation about the 2nd generation of Hyundai’s Bluelink. Hyundai has partnered with Google for a search function that shows points of interest (POI) that is done with the push of a button on the rear view mirror. Johnson goes through more [...]

  • World’s Last Remaining Forest Wilderness at Risk on Driving the Nation
  • October 12, 2014 12:41 pm
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    By Stephen Leahy UXBRIDGE, Canada, Sep 5 2014 (IPS) – The world’s last remaining forest wilderness is rapidly being lost – and much of this is taking place in Canada, not in Brazil or Indonesia where deforestation has so far made the headlines. A new satellite study reveals that since 2000 more than 104 million [...]

  • 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 [...]