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Trends from the New York International Auto Show

Each year I attend the New York auto show as a group tour leader. I like to tell the people that are in my tour groups about the things they don't read on the internet; the designers of the cars, the type of leather used in different vehicles, the new technology that hasn't made it [...]

Lincoln to unveil all-new Corsair SUV at NYIAS

The Lincoln Motor Company will debut the all-new Lincoln Corsair SUV at the 2019 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). The question on everyone's mind is will Matthew McConaughey introduce the SUV? Lincoln is making great strides with their SUVs, from the record-breaking sales of Navigator, strong customer response to the 2019 Nautilus and the [...]

The car designers of the Lincoln Aviator

At the 2018 New York International Auto Show Jim Farley, Ford Motor Company's Executive Vice President and president unveiled the luxury crossover the Lincoln Aviator. Farley referred to the Aviator as the first Lincoln designed and developed from the start using the brand's new “quiet flight” theme. The best thing to come out of that [...]

Honda Accord, Volvo XC 60, Lincoln Navigator win NACTOY award

North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) winners This year was the first time that the tension was so thick one could cut it with a knife. The North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) awards, billed as the Oscars of the Auto Industry, kicked off The 2018 North [...]

Chocolate, Mars, Lincolns & auctions

Good Morning Warren and Friends, Lots of news this week! First, you've only got a little more than a week to win a box of chocolates for your Mother to give her for Mother's day. If you have a story to tell about your Mom (and presumably a Nissan), submit it, and you could be [...]

Top Ten cars 2015 New York auto show

2015 New York International Auto Show The United States is seeing a surge in automobile sales that it hasn't seen since 2006. Gasoline prices are the lowest they have been in decades. Wall Street is bullish and bonuses are buying the ultra-luxury sedans, sports cars, and SUVs. Known for fashion and money, New York's auto [...]

Lincoln Black label exclusive bespoke themes on Driving the Nation

Janet Seymour, Black Label, Colors and materials design manager, Lincoln Black Label, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, what could be the first bespoke option for Lincoln vehicles. Only six states offer it so far, and only 32 car dealers in those six states offer it, but soon, the Nation will get [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:06-07:00December 3rd, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Lincoln, Video|0 Comments

Engineering and engines of the 2015 Lincoln MKC on Driving the Nation

Scott Makowski, Ford Chief program engineer, 4 cylinder power trains and John Barnes, Lincoln, Engineering supervisor talked to Driving the Nation about the all new 2015 Lincoln MKC, the second of four of Lincoln's products to hit the market, following the MKZ. Barnes talks about the exterior design, including it's signature split-wing grille and Makowski [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:16-07:00August 19th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Lincoln, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

Mark Fields, 2013 Lincoln MKZ and MKZ hybrid, on Driving the Nation

Mark Fields, Ford's President of the Americas, told Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, that Lincoln would stick with hybrids for no, not venture into electric cars like Ford has done. The 2013 MKZ Hybrid has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder hybrid powertrain that creates 41 city/36 highway miles per gallon. Fields said the price for the hybrid [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:01:10-07:00May 17th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car designers, Hybrids, Lincoln, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

How are Volt sales compared to the 24 other alt-power source vehicles?

WardsAuto U.S. Sales of Alternative Power Source Light Vehicles lists twenty-seven vehicles for sale as of November 2011. What are the cars and how is Volt faring compared to the other twenty-six vehicles? The twenty-seven, twenty-five if you don't count the Mercury Milan and the Saturn Aura that are still listed, with the starting MSRP [...]