Volvo XC90 car of the year on Washington Post Real Wheels car chat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 26th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |

The Women's World Car of the Year awards results just came out and the Volvo XC 90 won. 2016 Volvo XC 90 soaring I drove the Scion iA, Chevy Malibu, and the Honda HRV this week. The Scion iA was around $17,000, the Honda HRV around $27,000 and the Chevy Malibu was around [...]

2016 Volkswagen Passat unveil and pricing on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 26th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Technology, Volkswagen|Tags: |

All 2016 Passat models have a rearview camera as standard equipment. The 1.8T S model with a six-speed automatic transmission has a starting MSRP of $22,440 and has a high level of standard equipment, including 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels; Climatronic® dual-zone climate control; MIB II Composition Color touchscreen infotainment system with 5-inch color display, [...]

Continental and the 48V mild hybrid, autonomous cars, and tires

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 25th, 2015|Categories: #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Suppliers, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

September 16, 2015 - “We systematically work towards three fundamental goals: zero accidents, interconnected and intelligent vehicles with accordingly more comfort and convenience and clean air.” - Continental Aktiengesellschaft's Chairman of the Executive Board and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Elmar Degenhart, Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) At the 2015 Frankfurt motor show (IAA) Continental [...]

Bosch creates Soft-Tech and mySpin on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 25th, 2015|Categories: #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Car shows, Video|Tags: , |

Torsten Mlasko, Bosch Soft-Tech talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about myspin. People are accessing their smartphones so much that there is a new spinal ailment called Text Neck, an ailment caused by bending your neck forward to read your smartphone. That continues even when people are driving Even while [...]