TodayApril 16, 2022

GM DAT designers at the 2011 NAIAS on Driving the Nation

2011 North American International Automobile Show (NAIAS)

The General Motors Daewoo Auto & Technology (GM DAT) designers talked to Warren Brown, Washington Post, and myself at the 2011 North American International Automobile Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI.

John Mack is the design director for crossover exterior design and GM accessories. He worked in Korea but is back in the United States design center now. Hyeong-Jik Lim is the Manager, Advanced Exterior trim Hongki (Allen) Kim is the Assistant Manager, Color & Trim team, and Je-Sung Ahn, creative designer.

The Chevy Sonic is known as the Chevy Aveo in the rest of the world. What is different between the old Chevy Aveo and the new Chevy Sonic?

What is the number one selling color globally?

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.