CA buying more Jeeps, but not Chevy, Fords or VWs; CA vs USA on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:10+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Radio, The John Batchelor show|

California is the biggest market in the Nation. California makes up 11.1% of all sales of cars and light vehicles in the United States. It is the 8th largest economy in the world. California was the first state to institute emission standards and the standards it institutes today has an effect on the entire United [...]

North American Car and Truck of the Year contenders on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:14+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, North American Car Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Technology|

Which vehicle would you vote for to achieve 2015 North American Truck/Utility of the Year and 015 North American Car of the Year? The list has been narrowed to the top 10 contenders by voting journalists from North America. The vehicles below will be voted on and one of them will be given the title [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com September 19, 2014

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:14+00:00 September 20th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, car buying tips|

Good Morning Warren and friends This week I drove the Hyundai Genesis and the 2015 Lexus NX200T, a welcome new gorgeous entry to the small compact luxury crossover segment, known as lux-ute. If you're looking at a Lexus four-door sedan look at the Hyundai Genesis, it's more like a Lexus sedan than a Toyota. The [...]

Cadillac autonomy in 2017 and SAE standards

By | 2018-02-20T18:49:10+00:00 September 16th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Podcasts, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

Two years ago at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Audi of America showed a group of journalist an Audi that could let you off in front of a hotel, and with programming on a smartphone, park itself, turn itself off and wait till you called it again to meet you at the front door. [...]