Automobiles

1,000 miles of cars, the Mille Miglia 2017

The Mille Miglia is the best-known moving museum for classic cars in the World. This year the route is from Rome to Brescia, Italy. The Mille Miglia 2017 event, Wednesday, May 17th until Sunday, May 21st. These pictures were taken on Saturday as they cars went through the streets of Siena, Italy. Nothing [...]

By |2017-08-14T13:56:55-07:00May 20th, 2017|Categories: Classic cars|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Washington Post Real Wheels car chat December 4, 2015

Good Morning Warren and Friends, What was the car you purchased and how much did you purchase it for? Truecar sent me a list of all manufacturers and the average price of the car. What did you pay for your car? with what everyone else paid for their car. (Yes, I realize it is an [...]

Four Engines, Eight-speeds and up to 707 Horsepower on Driving the Nation

Chris Cowland, Director of Advanced and SRT Powertrain at Chrysler LLC talked to Driving the Nation about the engine and the 91% engine's content that has been revised to create the type of power needed to be America's most powerful muscle car. Dodge Challenger SXT models “starting U.S. MSRP of $26,995 2015 Dodge Challenger SXT [...]

By |2018-06-26T09:55:48-07:00November 7th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Dodge, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , |0 Comments

Finland and Russia, oil and automobiles

Finland, Russia, and Volvo I met Pekka Tefke, President of Volvo Oy Ab (Finland), at the 2005 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, MI. Tefke was astonished that the auto show of the year was “all the buzz about environmental concerns.” The show was also about not using as much oil, keeping the fun [...]

hybrid options John Batchelor radio show

August 14, 2004 - Lou Ann Hammond discusses hybrid vehicle options for the consumer now and in the future with syndicated ABC radio network host John Batchelor. 152,600 hybrids were produced in 2005, saving 22,576,900 gallons of gas next year. If the gasoline counterpart to these ten vehicles ( total of 2,849,566 vehicles) [...]