Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com January 23, 2015

By | 2016-09-25T18:51:42+00:00 January 28th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, car buying tips, Driving tips, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good Morning Warren and friends I miss seeing all of you at the Washington auto show this week. Have you seen Warren? Instead I was at the opening of Ford's new Research lab in Palo Alto, CA. Ford is partnering with companies and colleges, not google, to help create one of the largest automotive research [...]

Dieter Zetsche, 1968 Vienna Convention and autonomous cars

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:00+00:00 January 27th, 2015|Categories: #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Europe, Mercedes-Benz, Video|Tags: , , , |

Almost all of the European member countries (with the exception of Spain and the United Kingdom) signed and ratified the Convention on Road Traffic, also known as the 1968 Vienna Convention. The verbiage in the Convention uses words such as carriageway, and has the most basic definition of what constitutes a car. Article [...]

Ford opens Research lab in Silicon Valley CA

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:00+00:00 January 23rd, 2015|Categories: #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Ford, Technology, Video|Tags: , , , |

"We don't have all the answers, because we don't even know all the questions" Venkatesh Prasad, group and senior technical leader, Vehicle Design and Infotronics, Ford Research and Innovation “At Ford, we view ourselves as both a mobility and an auto company, as we drive innovation in every part of our business,” said [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com January 16, 2015

By | 2016-09-25T18:51:42+00:00 January 19th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, car buying tips, Driving tips, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good Morning Warren and friends Warren and I were in Detroit most of this week at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). The winners of the car and truck of the year (NACTOY) were the Ford F-150 and your hometown favorite, The Volkswagen Golf series. https://www.drivingthenation.com/2015-car-and-truck-of-the-year-on-driving-the-nation/ It was nice to see a convergence of [...]