Continental’s programmable clusters

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:50+00:00 February 28th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Technology, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Alexander Klotz, Continental AG, shows www.drivingthenation.com how changing the color on the outside of a cluster can change the look of the interior of the car. More important is the ability to change the information you need, as you need it. The ability to scroll through information instead of it being stagnant analog [...]

Killer Heat Waves and Floods Linked to Climate Change

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:50+00:00 February 28th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Emissions, Environment, Fossil fuels, Politics|

By Stephen Leahy UXBRIDGE, Canada, Feb 27 2013 (IPS) - Killer heat waves, floods and storms are increasingly caused by climate change, new research reveals. Scientists in Germany say they have found how greenhouse gases from burning fossil fuels are helping to trap the jet stream, resulting in extraordinary weather such as the [...]

Chrysler’s Ralph Gilles on SRT

By | 2016-09-25T14:32:06+00:00 February 26th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Chrysler, Jeep, Video|

Ralph Gilles is the President and Chief Executive Officer - SRT Brand and Motorsports, Chrysler Group LLC and the Senior Vice President - Product Design, Chrysler Group LLC. Giles talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the SRT. What does SRT mean? What is the difference between a Jeep Grand Cherokee and a Jeep [...]

MINI’s Jim McDowell on the MINI Paceman

By | 2016-09-25T19:52:09+00:00 February 26th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, MINI, Technology, Video|

Jim McDowell is Chief Motoring MINI USA, and talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about the MINI Paceman. The 2-door coupe Paceman will be the second vehicle, of the seven now offered (including the Paceman) that offers the option of ALL4 all-wheel drive. The 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine powering the MINI John Cooper Works Paceman, [...]