About Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and the Concept Car of the Year, and former member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year #NACTOY. She is a guest contributor for Via Corsa magazine and Vicarious magazine.

A Christmas present to treasure for life

By | 2019-01-15T13:44:39+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Categories: Buick|Tags: |

I have made homemade Christmas presents for people in my life, a week being the longest it has taken to finish a project for one person. Each day I worked on the present the more excited I got about my friend opening the gift, knowing what the present represented was my time and [...]

2020 Cadillac XT6 Makes Global Debut on the eve of NAIAS

By | 2019-01-13T21:45:37+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Categories: Cadillac|Tags: , |

Just as Mark Reuss becomes General Motor's President, Cadillac expands its popular crossover and SUV lineup with today’s global debut of the 2020 XT6. On the eve of the last winter of North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, Michigan the mid-size SUV was unveiled. Most of what you will read comes [...]

Cadillac shows off new EV and looks to be flagship of the electric future

By | 2019-01-13T20:51:53+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Categories: Cadillac, electric vehicles (EV), GM, North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)|Tags: , , , |

While the last winter North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) begins with Cadillac’s XT6 Reveal at the Garden Theater in Detroit, Michigan Cadillac is introducing its recent product blitz today with the reveal of the brand’s first Electric Vehicle (EV). This will be the first model derived from General Motor’s future EV platform. GM announced [...]

World debut of the Lexus LC topless concept at NAIAS

By | 2019-01-13T19:47:10+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Categories: Lexus|Tags: , |

Lexus is putting the niche supercar markets on notice by unveiling the Lexus LC Convertible Concept on the eve of the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). The Open top concept shows the future direction of the Lexus LC flagship that is stunning in design, and so much fun to drive. Dynamic design [...]