Vehicle walk arounds

2013 Toyota Avalon with Dave Lee

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:59+00:00 November 11th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Toyota, Vehicle walk arounds, Video|

Dave Lee, University of Toyota talks to www.drivingthenation.com about the 2013 Toyota Avalon. The 4th generation Avalon has great new infotainment. Todays 2013 Avalon prices haven't changed that much. The XLE gas model is $30,990 with Power Adjustable Heated Front Leather Seats, Alloy Wheels, Touch Screen Display Audio, Smart Key, Heated Outer Mirrors, Outer Mirror [...]

2013 Buick Enclave walk around with designer Michael Burton on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:00+00:00 October 19th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Buick, Car designers, Technology, Vehicle walk arounds, Video, youtube.com|

Buick brought their A-team to the Buick Enclave ride and drive, Michael Burton, interior designer, talked about which cars they benchmarked for the new Buick Enclave. Phil Zak, design director, exterior crossovers, and Jill Dennis, lead development engineer for Buick. Each talks to www.drivingthenation.com about the part of the car that their team worked on, [...]

Dr. Carl Dietrich, founder, CEO and Chief Technical Officer, of the Terrafugia Transition on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:03+00:00 August 29th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Vehicle walk arounds, Video, youtube.com|

The wings on the plane go up and down, up and down Dr. Carl Dietrich, founder, CEO and Chief Technical Officer, of the Terrafugia Transition, does a walk-around with www.drivingthenation.com. Driven to Fly: Bumpers, crumple zones, parachutes, side view mirrors, even an independent front suspension is on the Terrafugia. Go inside the terrafugia and see [...]

2009 Mini Cooper John Cooper Works Convertible

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:45+00:00 April 15th, 2009|Categories: 2009 New York auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, MINI, Vehicle walk arounds, Video, youtube.com|

2009 New York auto show- Jim McDowell, President MINI USA, takes me on a vehicle walkaround the 2009 Mini Cooper John Cooper Works Convertible. McDowell says there are less emissions, more performance, an automatic rollover bar and a convertible that opens or closes in fifteen seconds going 18 miles per hour or less. The press [...]