Off-roading in 11 vehicles in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

Off-roading in 11 vehicles in the Colorado Rocky Mountains [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="74"] Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, at an air-sucking 9,600 feet is the Beaver Run Resort in Breckenridge, Colorado. Higher up, somewhere around 11,000 feet is the Golden Horseshoe, the playground in the mountainous terrain that we tested each of the trucks, [...]

By |2019-03-06T11:34:17-08:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Acura, Automobiles and Energy, GMC, Honda, Jeep, Kia, Lexus, Mazda, Toyota|0 Comments

Shell and GM create marketplace for no more credit card fraud

Credit card fraud is on the rise at gas stations across the Nation. Shell Oil Company and General Motors have created Marketplace, an in-dash fuel payment and loyalty system that allows a GM owner to pay for their fuel through their infotainment screen. You'll see in the video below that there is also a loyalty [...]

2018 GMC Terrain – the biggest loser wins

We've all seen the inspirational Television shows The Biggest Loser or Extreme Makeover. The most amazing part of the show is make-over week; how different the person looks once they've lost all the weight and gotten a make-over. It's not just that they look different, they walk differently. The GMC Terrain went to the Biggest [...]

By |2017-09-27T06:36:03-07:00September 25th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, GMC|Tags: , |0 Comments

Design 2015 Chevy Colorado versus GMC Canyon

Designing a truck Tyler Moffett, the 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 Chevrolet Colorado? Which vehicle does Moffett thinks looks more industrial, the Colorado or [...]

2015 Chevy Colorado versus 2015 GMC Canyon

2015 Chevy Colorado versus the engineering on the 2015 GMC Canyon Anita Burke, the Chief engineer for Chevy Colorado, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the engineering of the 2015 Chevy Colorado and since the GMC Canyon is on the same underpinnings, the 2015 GMC Canyon. Burke goes through the underpinnings [...]

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

Kenn Bakowski, Canyon marketing manager, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the difference between the GMC and the Chevy Colorado. Bakowski goes through the exterior and interior differences between the Canyon and the Colorado. Unfortunately, 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup sales have been halted because of a pending safety [...]

Jeff Luke, GM Chief engineer, Full and mid-line trucks on Driving the Nation

Jeff Luke, GM, Chief engineer, Full and mid-line trucks talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the all new full and mid-line trucks in General Motors portfolio. The Chevy Suburban, Chevy Tahoe and GMC Yukon have some great new additions and improvements for 2015. My favorite addition is the fold flat seats. [...]

Trailering in a 2015 Chevy Silverado

trailering uphill and downhill Jeff Luke, General Motors, Chief engineer, Full and mid-line trucks, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the difference in trailering uphill and downhill in the new 2015 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra. "We want to make sure the power goes to the wheels," said Luke as we [...]

GMC and Chevy, 4 new models, 2 new engines on Driving the Nation

Jeff Luke, Executive Chief Engineer for General Motors, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the new full size trucks coming out for 2015. The 2014 Chevrolet Silverado was named North American Truck of the Year so there are high expectations for the 2015 model. Luke talks about the 12th generation of [...]