Storm chasing adventure tours on Driving the Nation

Cori has been storm chasing for years. It has only been in the last couple of years that she has started taking pictures and recording her trips. Here are some of her fonder moments watching storms, along with some of the most spectacular pictures she has taken. When did you start storm chasing [...]

October 9, 2015 chat about cars on Washington Post

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I'm in Tarrytown, NY, today for the Honda Civic launch. Of course, there is an embargo but think of all the new "stuff" the Accord has on its car. What is amazing is how much the shape and size of the Civic have changed. I was talking to George Peterson [...]

By |2020-05-27T15:25:16-07:00October 12th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Honda, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|0 Comments

Driving the BMW 7-Series, Hyundai and Kia

My good buddy, Warren Brown, writer extraordinaire for the Washington Post is habitually insightful. While others are comparing the new BMW 7-Series to the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Brown's mind wanders to the rest of the industry. Here he is talking about the competitiveness of the new 7-Series, his thoughts on the autonomous vehicles and technology and [...]

By |2020-04-16T07:26:29-07:00October 9th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Technology, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|0 Comments

A dinner, A promise, A dealership in Mexico

A promise is a promise At a BMW dinner introducing the BMW 7-Series, I sat next to BMW's CEO and President of North America. Most of the evening was spent talking shop, but Willisch and I have become friends over the years, and we talked about family and schedules. Willisch would be heading home to [...]

By |2020-06-06T15:54:19-07:00October 7th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, BMW|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Text Neck caused by technology

Text Neck I've always had a curved spine and the associated backaches and headaches that went along with a curved spine. One day I woke up and could barely move. I had all the symptoms of someone that had been spending too much time on the computer and my iPhone, a headache, upper back pain, [...]

By |2020-05-22T17:38:44-07:00October 7th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Health & Fitness, Technology|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Real Wheels Live with Warren Brown on Washingtonpost.com 10.02.15

Good Morning Warren and friends, The Dow is down today because of the jobs market, but car sales are up. If you bought a car this year, do you consider it a one-off buy that you had to have, or do you feel more comfortable about the market? How do you characterize the overall economy? [...]

VW AG stock, sales, falling removed from DJSI

Click on the link to listen to the John Batchelor radio show Volkswagen AG is being removed from the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DSJI) effective October 6. Economic, environmental, and social performance are considered when being part of the ten percent of the industry leaders tracked by the DJSI. (see press release below) [...]

Helicopter ride from Monticello Motor Club to New York City on Driving the Nation

BMW 7-Series If you're going to go exclusively, you go all the way. BMW showed off its flagship vehicle, the BMW 7-Series at the exclusive Monticello Motor Club. It would have taken hours to drive there, not that we couldn't have gone there in luxury since the new 7-Series is a long-wheel, bordering on limousine [...]

By |2020-01-02T05:30:15-08:00October 2nd, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Aviation and Aerospace, BMW|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Yoga, stretching and staying in balance while traveling

We all travel; be it on an airplane going to an exciting destination, or driving to the grocery store to get the hummus you absolutely need. And while we all try and sit properly at the beginning, backs nice and straight, shoulders away from the ears, eventually, if we’re there long enough, we sit however [...]

By |2020-05-27T15:32:43-07:00October 2nd, 2015|Categories: Health & Fitness, Travel|Tags: |0 Comments