Beautiful cars in Europe you won’t see in the United States on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:08+00:00 July 22nd, 2012|Categories: Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Bentley, BMW, Chevy, Lamborghini, Maserati, Opel, Rolls Royce, Video, Volkswagen, youtube.com|

Have you even heard of Valmet Automotive? Mia Rio? Drivingthenation.com took some video at the 2012 Geneva auto show of beautiful cars in Europe that you won't see in the United States, added a little Eurofusion and came up with a conglomeration, an amalgamation of vehicles that are poetry in motion. Some of the cars [...]

2012 Terrafugia Transition at the NYIAS on Driving the Nation

By | 2019-03-21T12:10:37+00:00 July 20th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Aviation and Aerospace, National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA), Terrafugia, Video, youtube.com|

Dr. Carl Dietrich, CEO, Terrafugia Transition talked to Lou Ann Hammond at the New York auto show. Hammond has interviewed the owners of the Aerocar, a 1958 flying car, driving airplane. What is the difference between the aerocar and the Terrafugia Transition? How long does it take to convert from car to airplane and back [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com July 13, 2012

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:08+00:00 July 20th, 2012|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips, Manufacturers, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

VOLT Warren, I had a question about gasoline getting stagnant in the volt engine if you run only on electricity. With gasoline 10% ethanol, it has caused a lot of problems in 2 strock engines that sit idle for a while. I always put fuel stabilizer in my gas and try and run the engines [...]

2013 North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) nominees

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:08+00:00 July 10th, 2012|Categories: Audi, Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Cadillac, Chevy, Dodge, electric vehicles (EV), Ford, Honda, Hybrids, Hyundai, Kia, Lexus, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, North American Car Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Porsche, Subaru, Tesla Motors, Toyota|

It's that time of the year again, time to whittle down the long list of new cars and trucks to decide which one is crowned car and truck/utility of the year award for 2013. The list below is referred to as the long list. For the most part, all new cars and trucks make it [...]