2015 Audi A3 sedan in the USA on Driving the Nation

Philip Brabec, Audi's Director of Product, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the 2015 Audi A3 sedan. Why did Audi decide to produce the first A3 sedan and why for the United States market? Brabec talks about the two segments of the industry and how important they are in the U.S. [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:06-07:00November 28th, 2014|Categories: #youtube, Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Video|0 Comments

Volvo XC90 & Google create a virtual test drive

Experience the Volvo XC 90 with Google Bodil Eriksson, Executive Vice President, Volvo North America, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the new virtual test drive through a Google cardboard box that looks like an old-fashioned viewfinder, but the view is completely different. Get the Google cardboard box from a car [...]

By |2020-06-04T09:48:26-07:00November 25th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Video, Volvo, youtube.com|1 Comment

Design 2015 Chevy Colorado versus GMC Canyon

Designing a truck Tyler Moffett, the creative designer for the Chevrolet trucks, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the exterior design of the Chevy Colorado versus the GMC Canyon. What was the directive Moffett got when designing the Chevrolet Colorado? Which vehicle does Moffett thinks looks more industrial, the Colorado or [...]

2015 Volkswagen’s first e-golf on Driving the Nation

2015 VW egolf Wade Harris, Volkswagen's e-mobility specialist talked to Driving the Nation about the 2015 VW e-golf, the first all-electric Volkswagen Golf and is based on the 7th generation VW Golf. Harris goes through the unique exterior designs to the single moving part and a single-speed transmission. Which system does Volkswagen use to cool [...]

By |2019-12-25T16:01:21-08:00November 25th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Video, Volkswagen, youtube.com|Tags: |0 Comments

Exposing how the U.S. manipulates climate change on Driving the Nation

By Stephen Leahy Who remembers that climate change was a top priority early in George W Bushs first term as US president? Merchants of Doubt, a new documentary film released in US cinemas this week, reminds us that in June 2001 Bush and the Republican party were 100% committed to curbing carbon emissions causing global [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:07-07:00November 24th, 2014|Categories: #climatechange, Automobiles and Energy, Emissions, Environment, Food and Wine|0 Comments

November 21, 2014 Washington Post car chat

Henry Ford III and Aaron Shelby Good Morning Warren and friends What a great auto show in Los Angeles this week. For any of you that are into performance, racing, and muscle cars I got to see the unveiling of the new Shelby GT350 and to meet Henry Ford III and Aaron Shelby. Are you [...]

Bobby Rahal, RLL = Rahal & Letterman & Lanigan on Driving the Nation

Bobby Rahal talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about RLL. Bobby Rahl is one-third of the RLL. Who are the LLs in the RLL? That would be Letterman & Lanigan. RLL - Bobby Rahal, David Letterman and Mike Lanigan. RLL races in the American Le Mans Series and the IndyCar Series as [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:07-07:00November 22nd, 2014|Categories: #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Racing, Video|0 Comments

Highlights of the Los Angeles auto show on Driving the Nation and John Batchelor radio show

John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the highlights of the 2014 Los Angeles auto show. We highlight four different countries through the car companies; The first is from Germany with the Volkswagen AG showing off Audi's Prologue concept that is more than [...]

2016 Ford GT350 Mustang Carroll Shelby proud

Jim Farley, Vice President of Marketing, Sales and Service, Moray Callum, Vice President design, Henry Ford III and Aaron Shelby all talk about the 2016 Ford GT350 Shelby Mustang. From performance to production is the way Mark Fields, CEO, Ford Motor Company, described the 2015 Ford Shelby GT350. The GT350 is powered by the 5.2-liter [...]

By |2020-02-01T22:15:32-08:00November 18th, 2014|Categories: #LAAutoShow #LAAS, #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Ford, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

China, the United States = 35 percent of global carbon emissions on Driving the Nation

By Stephen Leahy BONN, Oct 27 2014 (IPS) - China and the United States are responsible for 35 percent of global carbon emissions but could do their part to keep climate change to less than two degrees C by adopting best energy efficiency standards, a new analysis shows. Although Chinas energy use has [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:07-07:00November 17th, 2014|Categories: #climatechange, Automobiles and Energy, Politics|Tags: , , , |0 Comments