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 board member of the Women in Automotive. She is a guest contributor for Via Corsa magazine and Vicarious magazine.

Continental Earns Three CES 2021 Innovation Honoree Awards

Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Continental's Transparent Trailer technology won the 2021 CES Innovation Award in the Vehicle Intelligence and Transportation product category. The complete trailering portfolio makes driving and maneuvering a trailer safer and more efficient. CES Innovation entries are judged on engineering and functionality, aesthetics and design, and what makes the product unique and [...]

By |2021-01-20T08:20:50-08:00January 20th, 2021|Categories: Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Continental AG|0 Comments

Reuter’s future of car design with a panel of car designers

Reuter's Automotive Summit live panel: The Future of Design Dave Marek, Acura Executive Creative Director, Honda R&D Americas, Inc. Andrew Smith, Executive Director, Global Cadillac Design, General Motors Henrik Fisker, CEO, Fisker Inc. Stefan Sielaff, Design Director, Bentley Motors Ltd In November, Lou Ann Hammond, CEO of drivingthenation.com, moderated a panel of iconic car designers [...]

Volvo possibly buy Luminar lidar will use technology in Volvos

Autonomous vehicles getting closer Volvo Cars has been known for safety, creating the first SUV that didn’t topple over. It’s one of the reasons Ford bought them. Volvo is setting a new bar for safety and technology standards by partnering with tech firm Luminar to provide their industry-leading LiDAR and perception technology for Volvo’s next-generation [...]

By |2020-11-17T17:24:25-08:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Autonomous vehicles, Volvo|0 Comments

2022 BMW iX electric CUV 500 hp 300-mile range

2022 BMW iX First Look: Bavaria's EV SUV BMW's new technological flagship in a Sports Activity Vehicle design. 5th Generation of BMW's eDrive Technology producing 500 hp. EPA estimated driving range of 300 miles. Modern exterior and interior design architecture. New BMW Charging Powered by EVgo service using 100% renewable energy. A vision is turning [...]

By |2020-11-17T17:48:38-08:00November 12th, 2020|Categories: Alternative vehicles, BMW, electricity|0 Comments

2022 Hyundai Tucson Design Specs Engines Videos

2022 Hyundai Tucson Design Interior Product Mobility Tucson is Hyundai’s Best-selling Model Globally and Represents its Vision for Progressive Design, Eco-focused Powertrains and Segment-Leading Technologies All-new Tucson is Larger with more Passenger and Cargo Volume Tucson Will Offer an Array of Powertrain Variants, Including New Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid Models with Fun-to-Drive e-Handling Technology John [...]

By |2020-11-17T17:48:48-08:00November 9th, 2020|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hyundai|0 Comments

2022 Volkswagen Golf R performance car

2022 VW Golf R most powerful and fastest performance Golf 2.0-liter turbocharged engine now makes 315 horsepower, 27 more than the previous generation Golf R now features torque vectoring 4Motion all-wheel-drive system and larger brake In 2002, the first Golf R32 was introduced with 238 hp, all-wheel-drive, and a zero to 62 mph time of [...]

By |2020-11-07T07:36:39-08:00November 7th, 2020|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Volkswagen|0 Comments

Bentley Beyond100 – Luxurious sustainability

What is Bentley Beyond100? Bentley aims to be end-to-end carbon neutral by 2030, with Crewe operations climate positive after that Confirms move to full electrification – PHEV or BEV only by 2026 By 2030, switching the entire model range to battery electric vehicles Two new PHEV launches planned in 2021 Committed to reducing factory environmental [...]

By |2020-11-06T20:42:43-08:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Bentley|0 Comments
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