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Jaguar, Chevy Bolt, Cruze, Honda CR-V

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:25+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Chevy, Honda, Jaguar, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, It's raining in Northern California, the first rain of the year. The oils will come up on the road, and there will be more accidents because people don't slow down in the rain and snow. At home this week I drove the 2017 Jaguar XE 35t First Edition AWD Sedan [...]

2018 Chevy Cruze hatchback turbodiesel

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:26+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Chevy, Diesel|Tags: , , , , , |

The best-selling Chevrolet vehicle globally is getting another variant; a 2018 Chevy Cruze hatchback turbodiesel 6-speed manual or nine-speed automatic transmission. Building on the 2018 Chevy Equinox turbodiesel announcement two weeks ago, Alan Batey, president of GM North America, confirmed the Cruze hatchback diesel, "the compact diesel segment has historically represented more than 400,000 unit [...]

2018 Chevy Equinox lighter more mpg

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:26+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Categories: #generalmotors, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Technology|Tags: , , , , |

It's the first day of the Autumn, the Equinox, the perfect day for Chevrolet to unveil its all-new, third-generation Equinox tonight. Lighter, sleeker, and more miles per gallon Chevy is bringing three turbocharged engines — including the segment’s first turbo-diesel, and it's brand new nine-speed automatic transmission on the 2.0-liter Equinox. For more [...]

Costco Auto & Chevy offer exclusive Silverado

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:37+00:00 March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, New York International Auto Show (NYIAS)|Tags: , , , , |

Costco Auto Program is an exclusive program only for Costco members. The membership just got more exclusive! Costco Auto Program has teamed up with Chevrolet to deliver a 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Crew Cab with an exclusive package available only to 5,000 Costco members from April 1 to May 31, 2016, or while supplies [...]

2016 North American Car and Truck of the Year finalist

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:44+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, North American Car Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Technology, Volvo|Tags: , , , , , , |

The North American Car of the Year finalists for 2016 are the Chevrolet Malibu, Honda Civic, and Mazda MX-5 Miata. Finalists for the 2016 North American Truck/Utility of the Year are the Honda Pilot, Nissan Titan XD and the Volvo XC 90. The winners will be announced January 11th at the North American International Auto [...]

Concept cars you won’t see on the road on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:55+00:00 April 24th, 2015|Categories: #drivingthenation, #louannhammond, Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Concept Car of the Year, Concept cars, Featured, Infiniti, Lexus, Maserati, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Mitsubishi, Scion, Technology, Toyota, Travel & Leisure, Volkswagen|Tags: |

There are different types of concept cars; cars that you will never see on the road and production concept cars, cars that are close to production. The cars below are this year's concept cars shown throughout the year at different auto shows. Audi Prologue - Headlights that shine as though infused with an [...]

2016 Chevy Malibu – the new BU – on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:59+00:00 April 1st, 2015|Categories: #drivingthenation, #louannhammond, #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Featured, New York Auto Show (NYAS), Newsletter, Technology, Video|

2016 Chevrolet Malibu: The old Chevy Malibu was a good competitive vehicle for the mid-size market, but the marketing was all wrong. Chevrolet has redone the interior and filled the car with the latest in high-tech. A new hybrid puts the Malibu at the top of the segment list with 45mpg. It's a car worthy [...]

A glimpse of the 2016 Chevy Volt at 2015 CES on Driving the Nation

By | 2016-09-25T18:51:48+00:00 January 4th, 2015|Categories: #drivingthenation, #louannhammond, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Featured, Newsletter, Technology|

2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Las Vegas, NV - A week before the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI there are two worlds colliding, an auto show and an electronic show. The collision comes when the first peek of a long awaited new Chevy Volt was seen at what is fast becoming [...]

2015 Chevy Colorado versus the 2015 GMC Canyon design on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:07+00:00 November 25th, 2014|Categories: #louannhammond, #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Featured, GMC, lou ann hammond, Newsletter, Video, youtube.com|

Tyler Moffett, creative designer for the Chevrolet trucks, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the exterior design of the Chevy Colorado versus the GMC Canyon. What was the directive Moffett got when designing the Colorado? Which vehicle does Moffett thinks looks more industrial, the Colorado or Canyon?

Engineering the 2015 Chevy Colorado and 2015 GMC Canyon on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:08+00:00 November 14th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, drivingthenation.com, Featured, GMC, Newsletter, Video, youtube.com|

Anita Burke, Chief engineer for Chevy Colorado, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the engineering of th 2015 Chevy Colorado and, since the GMC Canyon is on the same underpinnings, the 2015 GMC Canyon. Burke goes through the underpinnings of the truck and how it was engineered. From the Chevy press [...]