Boxer to Barra – that would be CEO, Senator

Barbara Boxer  to Mary Barra Lou Ann Hammond, the CEO, Driving the Nation, talked to John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show about the GM recall. The question has come up numerous times, behind doors and in front of Congress, how much did the former Chairman and CEO of General Motors, Dan Akerson, [...]

The future Audi TT and A3 e-tron and Q3

Audi of America Filip Brabec is Director, Product Planning, for Audi of America, responsible for product definition and configuration of current models as well as setting the lineup for future products. Brabec talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, at the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) held in Detroit, MI about [...]

Baby you can park my car, Bosch Automatic park assist

2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Las Vegas, NV - Frank Suessenbach, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about Bosch's Automatic park assist. If you talk to Frank he will tell you that cars will soon park themselves automatically. Frank takes us through Bosch's Automatic Park Assist, which has sensors fitted to a [...]

Clap on Clap off, phone halo helps you find your keys

At the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Chris Herbert, CEO, Phone Halo, shows Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, how easy it is to find your keys, or for your keys to find you. The device can be hooked to anything like a keychain. When you lose your keychain you can find the device/keychain [...]

April 4, 2014 Real Wheels Washington Post

thought and prayers Good morning Warren and Friends Good news on the Michael Schumacher story - According to multiple news outlets, Michael Schumacher is showing moments of consciousness. Schumacher has been in a medically induced coma for the past three months after a skiing accident. Our thought and prayers continue for his family. Let's chat [...]

Xavier Zhu, Bosch’s Technical Project Manager, saves Timmy’s life

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV - Xavier Zhu, Technical Project Manager, Bosch North America shows Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation the newest sensor that allows a car to break when it senses a pedestrian (Timmy) lurching out in front of the car. Bosch's new sensor can sense what the human [...]

Schwinn’s CycleNav freeapp no more lost

Bicycles and cars are increasingly becoming partners on roads in the cities around the Nation. Cyclenav has come up with an app that gives the bicycle rider audio turn by turn way to get off the beaten path, away from all the cars and still home safely. Scott Rice, Global Director, Schwinn CycleNav shows Lou [...]