Global Temperatures Rising on a Devastating Trajectory

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:10+00:00 May 31st, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Emissions, Environment, Fossil fuels, Politics, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

By Stephen Leahy UXBRIDGE, Canada, May 25, 2012 (IPS) - Climate-heating carbon emissions set a record high in 2011, in a 3.2 percent increase over the previous year, the International Energy Agency reported this week. The main reason for this dangerous increase is that governments are failing to implement policies to prevent catastrophic increases of [...]

2013 BMW 740i/Li and 750i/Li and ActiveHybrid 7

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:10+00:00 May 28th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, BMW, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|

Alana Bahri, BMW 6 and 7 Series Product Manager talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about the 2013 refreshed BMW 7-Series. From BMW: The newly updated 2013 BMW 740i/Li and 750i/Li include significant powertrain upgrades, including BMWs 8-speed Steptronic automatic transmission, xDrive, and BMWs intelligent all-wheel drive system. Look for fuel-savings with the new [...]

Reid Bigland, President & CEO, Dodge, on the 2013 Dodge Dart

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:10+00:00 May 25th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Dodge, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Reid Bigland, President & CEO of Dodge talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about the 2013 Dodge Dart. From Dodge's press release: “The all-new Dodge Dart is a groundbreaking car that will surprise and delight customers who want a no-compromise, fun-to-drive car thats a great value,” said Reid Bigland, President and Chief Executive Officer [...]

Tesla gains from Space X, BMW struts it’s stuff and Toyota gets it’s crown back

By | 2016-09-25T14:25:36+00:00 May 24th, 2012|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), BMW, electric vehicles (EV), electricity, GM, Green cars, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show, Toyota, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|

Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, talks to John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show about Tesla, BMW and Toyota. Tesla gains from Space X, BMW struts it's stuff and Toyota gets it's crown back Elon Musk took a minute to breath a sigh of relief as Space X successfully made it to outer [...]