Automobiles and energy

Top ten Winter driving tips for snow and ice

By | 2016-12-15T18:02:50+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips|Tags: , , , , |

The first snow storms of the year always feel like we're in for a Maunder Minimum, a small ice age. The body is not ready for it, and you need to switch from Summer driving to Winter driving. I've made a list of winter driving safety tips that I've learned over the years talking to [...]

Miami auto show Ford Trends VW Golf All-track carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:27+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Miami auto show, Travel, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, A week of traveling this great Nation of ours; Unveiled at the Miami auto show were the Nissan Rogue and Nissan Sentra RS Turbo. My favorite part of the show was meeting Duaiv, the artist that painted the ode to Picasso on a 2016 Chevy Corvette Z06. For the chatter [...]

CARB explains how Volkswagen got caught and why it matters

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:51+00:00 September 24th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Health & Fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

  Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. CARB has been regulating diesel since 1996 and Volkswagen was only allowed to bring its cars into California if they met those standards. Why do those standards matter so much? What effect does NOX [...]

CARB clarifies if you can sell your used Volkswagen diesel vehicle on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:52+00:00 September 24th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. I asked Clegern if the diesels on the road right now were in compliance and if they could be sold as used in California. Clegern said that if you own a diesel car right now [...]