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.

Maserati Levante rising in New York auto show

By | 2019-04-16T09:28:42+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Categories: Maserati|Tags: , |

The word Levante means rising in the East, where the sun rises. Maserati will showcase the car they believe the sun rises on, the Levante. Maserati's entire vehicle line-up will accompany the luxury all-wheel-drive SUV powers up with a twin-turbo V6 or V8 engine, designed and built by Ferrari. 2019 Maserati_Levante_Zegna_PELLETESSUTA There will [...]

Aktualisierte Audi TT RS in the big Apple

By | 2019-04-15T09:35:39+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Categories: Audi, New York International Auto Show (NYIAS)|Tags: , |

Audi has Aktualisierte - refreshed - the TT RS and will show it at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). Taking a bite out of the big Apple Audi will show off the new design and some interior work. Audi says the front fascia has was redesigned as well as; * Additional package and [...]

Uber – say my name and use a QR code

By | 2019-04-15T07:08:32+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Categories: Driving tips, Safety|Tags: |

All Samantha Josephson, a 21-year-old student at the University of South Carolina, wanted was to go home. It didn't occur to her that calling an Uber would be worse than driving home drunk. It wouldn't to any of us that try to be conscientious citizens. The Uber driver knows the name of the person getting [...]

Want to drive a BMW without the payment?

By | 2019-04-11T19:42:58+00:00 April 11th, 2019|Categories: BMW|Tags: |

BMW’s annual Ultimate Driving Experience is back! Building on past success, BMW’s signature experiential driving event returns this year to an expanded, 16-city line-up, with new program components in select cities. The Ultimate Driving Experience invites consumers, from coast-to-coast, to get behind the wheel and experience “The Ultimate Driving Machine” first-hand. * U.S. tour for [...]