Ferrari F8 Spider versus Lamborghini Huracan

Which Supercar should you buy? Ferrari has had to take something of a back seat to Lamborghini over the last few years. Back in 2015, its Bull-toting rival released the highly acclaimed Aventador. And then, smartly, followed that up with a slightly smaller, slightly less bonkers supercar called the Huracan. Both cars were beautiful to [...]

By |2020-07-03T13:54:25-07:00March 1st, 2020|Categories: Ferrari, Lamborghini|0 Comments

Prancing Ponies Women in Business and Cars

Chanterria McGilbra is the first African American women to purchase a Ferrari in Northern California. After she purchased the car, she became aware that with such a special car, comes attention. McGilbra is a private person and became embarrassed at all the attention the Ferrari brought the biotech industry female. Until one day, when she [...]

By |2019-08-20T08:05:56-07:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Ferrari, Monterey Car Week|Tags: , |0 Comments

Shell Eco-marathon the Superbowl of fuel-efficiency

In the United States, the Superbowl is the culmination of a year of team rivalry in football. An entire year of contentiousness culminates in that one game that is watched by millions. Even people who don't watch football, watch the Superbowl. Some of them watch it for the commercials. Millions and millions of dollars are [...]

Shell Oil to rig – rig to race Formula 1

When I told a girlfriend I was going out on a Shell oil rig she scrunched up her face and quizzically asked why. If you ask people where they buy their gasoline, they will rattle off the name of their local gasoline station. Most people don't think about where petroleum comes from that they are [...]

By |2020-06-23T14:39:44-07:00November 9th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, oil, Racing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Scuderia Ferrari’s Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel

When you think of race car drivers, you think of a person going fast in a really fast car, pedal to the metal. A person that knows how the car functions and turns. The more they run the track, the faster they go, the more they drive that one car and get used to the [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:29:24-07:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Brands that know their customers at Geneva Motor Show

The 87th Geneva International Motor Show is in full swing. As is usual, Geneva brings out the beautiful supercars and the most lavish parties. Behind all the glitz and glamor are car companies with world premieres designed to intrigue and attract new customers for 2017. I asked Ian Beavis, Chief Strategy Officer for Foote, Cone, [...]

Exotic vehicles, all dressed up & willing to go on Driving the Nation

The night before the NOrth American International auto show the MGM grand had a party full of exotic vehicles. Everything from Lamborghinis, Maseratis, Rolls-Royce, Corvettes and Lexus were in regal attire. Music and cars. Enjoy

2012 Ferrari 458 with Marco Mattiacci

Infineon raceway for the Ferrari 458 customer appreciation day Drivingthenation.com was at the Infineon Raceway for the Ferrari 458 customer appreciation day. Mattiacci talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the race day and the Ferrari customers. Marco Mattiacci, president and CEO of Ferrari North America was named 2012 Automotive Executive of the Year [...]

By |2020-06-16T19:29:34-07:00July 28th, 2012|Categories: Ferrari, Racing, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

The Robb report’s Frankfurt auto show Ultra-lux vehicles

The Ultra-luxury concept and production vehicle unveils at the 64th IAA - Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung - in Frankfurt Germany. Beautiful never goes out of style, nor does desire World premiere concepts such as the BMW i8 and the Jaguar C-X16 are referred to as Research Studies in Europe. Rightfully so, as some part of [...]