Honda Hyundai Kia Jeep Smart WAPO carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:21+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Categories: Honda, Hyundai, Jeep, Kia, Smart|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I was at the Hyundai Ioniq event yesterday. I left last night because they are forecasting 25 mph winds and 1/2 an inch of rain every hour. Combine that with a little CRJ airplane, and I called United Airlines and changed my flight. Have you heard about the Ioniq? It's [...]

2012 Concept Vehicle of the Year Award Winners on Driving the Nation

By | 2016-09-25T19:54:10+00:00 July 10th, 2012|Categories: Acura, Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Car designers, Concept Car of the Year, Concept cars,, lou ann hammond, Smart, Technology|

Charlotte, NC, July 12 - The winners of the eleventh annual North American Concept Vehicle of the Year Awards were announced today. The awards recognize those vehicles most likely to shape the future of the automobile industry. The Production Preview Vehicle category: The Production Preview Vehicle category is for those vehicles based on a model [...]

Brand new 2012 cars under $15,000

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:14+00:00 February 1st, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Driving tips, Featured, Ford, Hyundai, Kia, Manufacturers, Mazda, Newsletter, Nissan, Smart, Suzuki, Toyota|

Are you part of the 99% that hasn't received a raise? When most people think of cars under $15,000 they think of emerging countries, and cars like the NANO. But you can buy some sweet little rides for under $15,000. And look at the miles per gallon, some get up to forty miles on the [...]

Dieter Zetsche, Daimler, at the 2010 Detroit auto show

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:29+00:00 January 18th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Detroit auto show (NAIAS), Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, batteries, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Car shows, Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Green cars, Health & Fitness, Manufacturers, Mercedes-Benz, Smart, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , , , , |

2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Detroit, MI - Dieter Zetsche is Daimler's CEO and head of Mercedes-Benz's global car division. His left arm was wrapped, and in a full sling when we met with him. The arm in a sling was explained by Zetsche, telling us he ran into a kid on the [...]