2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS)

2014 BMW 328d, d as in diesel, on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:38+00:00 October 17th, 2013|Categories: 2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Diesel, Luxury vehicles, Video, youtube.com|

BMW debuted the new 328d Sedan at the 2013 New York International Auto show. The 328d will feature BMWs 2.0-liter TwinPower diesel 4-cylinder engine. It produces 181 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque, available from 1,750 rpm. It will be mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The 328d Sedan will accelerate from 0 “ 60 [...]

Tomohiko Ikeda on Subaru’s products and concepts

By | 2016-09-25T14:35:08+00:00 June 8th, 2013|Categories: 2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, Manufacturers, Subaru, Video|

Tomohiko Ikeda, Executive Vice President, Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chief Director of Subaru Global Marketing and Director in Fuji Heavy Industries, Ltd., talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the new crosstek hybrid, why they are bringing out a rear-wheel drive and Subaru's concept car from the 2013 New York [...]

Dr. Holzer on the BMW 3-cylinder engine that drives like a 6-cylinder on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:47+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Categories: 2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Dr. Heidelinde Holzer is the head of functional integration of powertrain components for BMW AG. Dr. Holzer talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, at a media briefing at BMW's U.S. headquarters in New Jersey on the eve of the 2013 New York auto show. When will we see a 3-cylinder engine in a car [...]

Bentley craftsman demonstrate leather and wood techniques on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:47+00:00 May 18th, 2013|Categories: 2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Automobiles and Energy, Bentley, Luxury vehicles, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|

Bentley is known for it's luxurious vehicles, the handpicked and handcrafted materials it uses in it's cars. The people who build the Bentleys are artisans, craftsman at the top of the ladder. Mark Dawson and Paul Fischer talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the leather and wood used in the Bentley new flying [...]