Reid Bigland on Ram, Fiat and Chrysler on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:20+00:00 May 20th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chrysler, Fiat, Video, youtube.com|

Reid Bigland currently holds three distinct Senior Management roles with Chrysler Group LLC. He is Chryslers Head of U.S. Sales Operations, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chrysler Canada Inc. and President and CEO of the of the Companys Ram Truck Brand. Bigland talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about Ram, [...]

Branden T. Coté on the Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:20+00:00 May 20th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Luxury vehicles, Mercedes-Benz, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Branden T. Coté, Head of AMG, U.S.A., talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the beautiful S63 AMG 5.5-Liter 577 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque V-8 biturbo engine. rear-biased all- wheel drive (known as 4MATIC) Coupe. Boasting a A 0-to-60 mph time of 3.9 seconds means you barely get time to [...]

Kia’s Orth Hedrick on the Kia Soul EV on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:20+00:00 May 20th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), Kia, Video, youtube.com, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|

Orth Hedrick, vice president of product planning, Kia Motors America, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the Kia Soul EV that is scheduled to go on sale in the third quarter of 2014. The Kia Soul EV will be Kia's first all-electric, zero-emissions vehicle (ZEV) which will go on sale in [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com April 25 – May 9, 2014

By | 2016-09-25T18:44:30+00:00 May 5th, 2014|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good morning Warren and Friends How much over the MSRP of the base cost did you pay for your car? The average transaction price of a car keeps sneaking up, it's over $30,000! I have noticed that the base price of a car hasn't increased that much and I'm wondering if people are buying more [...]