Monthly Archives: December 2012

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com December 14, 2012

By |2017-03-22T08:00:57-08:00December 23rd, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips, Manufacturers, North American Car Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good Morning Warren and friends. For anyone that owns a dog as a member of a family, thank you United Airlines for getting me on the next flight out of Detroit when we found out my dog had fallen and fractured his leg. He is resting comfotably next to me now. I was supposed to [...]

Bosch’s sensor to keep a battery alive longer on Driving the Nation

By |2017-03-22T08:00:57-08:00December 17th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Bosch, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Pascal Martin, Bosch's Project Manager, Automotive Electronics, North America, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about battery sensors. Batteries have a negative and positive post. Bosch has incorporated a temperature unit in a sensor that is directly on the negative post of the lead acid battery so that the sensor can measure volt, temperature [...]

Adrian Hallmark, Global Director, Jaguar on Driving the Nation

By |2017-03-22T08:00:57-08:00December 14th, 2012|Categories: 2012 Los Angeles auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Jaguar, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , , , , , |

Adrian Hallmark, Global Director, Jaguar, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about Jaguar. Jaguar is owned by Tata, a company headquartered in India, but the Jaguars sold in the United States are made in the U.K., as they have been for years. Is that the only place they are built? Think China - think [...]

Continental’s R&D for ADAS

By |2017-03-22T08:00:57-08:00December 14th, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Safety, Technology, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

So much of the technology we see is years away from being on the market, but not at the Continental technology event, we attended Frankfurt, Germany. Continental Wolfgang Fey is the director of research & development for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems. Fey talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com. Which technologies from the [...]

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