Eighteen female journalists from across the globe voted the Ford Fiesta 1.0l Eco-Boost as the 2013 Women's World Car of the Year and the supreme winner for 2013. The Fiesta won the economy car category in the finalist voting round and, in the second voting round consisting of finalists only, edged out the Mazda CX5 [...]
Tom Peters, General Motor's director of exterior design for performance cars, fullsize trucks talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the exterior design of the new Chevy Silverado. Peters talks about the vertical height of the 2014 Chevy Silverado and the nuances of "truck luxury"
(Watch Ford Atlas' designer, Gordon Platto, receive the Concept truck of the year award below) The overall winner of the 2013 concept car is the Hyundai HCD-14 Genesis. From amongst the segment winners in the Car, Truck and Production Preview categories, the Hyundai's HCD-14 Genesis posted the highest overall score to earn the top award [...]
John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show, talked to Gordon Chang, Forbes.com, and Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about China, the Chinese economy, auto sales in China and Japanese car sales in China. The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) reported that China's light vehicle sales totaled 1.4 million unit's in June, up [...]